March 23, 2017 — As New Mew Media Director for Amarin Printing & Publishing PCL., it’s a big challenge to turn Microsoft Word (traditional media editorial staff) to WordPress (online & integrated media editorial team)
I would like to share my experience how to turn 40 years old printed content company into new media era, focusing on editorial topic.
March 16, 2017 — Your website needs to look clean, needs to work seamlessly, but it also needs succinct & effective content. The best website copy communicates quickly & clearly with each & every visitor to the site (whether they are browsing on desktop or mobile). It can be difficult to balance the web content so that visitors receive the information that they are looking for without being frustrated with excess.
This session will cover some ideas & examples to get you started whether you are creating a new site or revamping your current site. If anyone is brave enough, I would love to do a live critique of your website & the content that is there.
March 15, 2017 — As a site owner, I wanted to have more flexibility and control over my content so looked towards custom post types and custom meta fields. This is the journey of how a non-developer learnt to structure post types, custom meta fields, the plugins and libraries I’ve used to create my sites with and some tips for making the editor more user friendly so all the extra fields don’t feel overwhelming.
March 10, 2017 — Can improv help you be a better content creator? Does Big Red go with Barbacoa? (The answer to both, is “yes.”) I’ll show you how I apply improv philosophies, such as “Yes, and,” giving gifts, and many more, in my roles as blogger, Community Manager and co-host of multiple podcasts. You’ll leave learning how you can use these same philosophies to create new and interesting content on your own or in collaboration with others.
February 24, 2017 — En esta charla veremos como WordPress nos permite gestionar el diferente contenido de nuestra web, de forma nativa e incluso haciendo uso de recursos de terceros pero siempre con una regla básica, que nuestro contenido sea interoperable y abstracto. Se recalcará la importancia de hacer que el contenido de tu web sea lo más abstracto posible para ver cómo podemos dotar a este de funcionalidades añadidas haciendo buen uso de layouts y técnicas de Responsive Web Design.
January 29, 2017 — Krystal O’Connor lives near Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and works at Libsyn which is a podcasting hosting service. She provides technical support, writes and maintains the Libsyn Knowledge Base, produces the video tutorials, manages the Libsyn Tutor YouTube channel, and co-hosts Libsyn Live
She spoke at WordCamp Pittsburgh with a presentation titled WordPress + Podcasting.
January 23, 2017 — Blogging and content creation has evolved. No longer limited by the power that direct marketing offers, content has taken centre-stage in the fight for brand affinity. So how do you own the space? Douglas Kihoro lead an engaging session where you will get to learn how to leverage the power of WordPress to build amazing content for your blog or business website.
January 14, 2017 — Adding Content To Your WordPress Website
Pages Versus Posts: What’s the Difference?
The Importance of Regular, Relevant Content
Planning Your Parent and Child Pages
Planning Your Posts: Categories and Tags
Getting Familiar With The ToolBar
Publishing Options: Status, Visibility, Schedule
Adding Media: Photos, Videos, Documents
Managing Existing Posts and Pages Quickly
January 7, 2017 — What content and functionality get the most use? What WordPress tools can help you add that content and functionality to your business online?
In this WordCamp Cincinnati presentation, you’ll learn six things you can do immediately to better tell your business’ or organization’s story and share it online in ways using WordPress that attracts the customers you want to reach. See and hear about the topics and formats that people want to find on your website — and which WordPress functionality and plugins to use to put your message in their hands. Examples will include tools for:
• Researching and writing topics efficiently
• Managing workflow and coordinating the work of internal and external contributors
• Setting up content to be found in search
• Social sharing
• Add powerful images to your content
• How to help customers contact you
January 7, 2017 — Whatever you’re trying to achieve through your WordPress site, relevant content must be part of your formula for success. You might have the world’s most amazing logo, design, search optimization, mobile-friendly features, and everything else a good WordPress site should offer. But without tangible, authentic, and valuable content to offer up, that beautiful, functional site will remain an empty, lonely shell.
Find out how to generate content that will reach and engage your intended target. By applying some fundamentals of good old-fashioned journalism and editorial strategy, you can crack the code on producing what today’s consumers of content really want.
This session will cover:
– Identifying which content areas or topics you should focus on
– Choosing which media will work best for you (articles, videos, e-books, etc.)
– Creating an editorial plan and calendar
– Getting your content out to your desired audience
– How to use your content to achieve your goals
Throughout the presentation, you’ll see illustrative examples of WordPress content at its best, with tips and takeaways to improve your own site.