August 4, 2013 — This session explores what led me to start contributing to WordPress for Android, and why I think it’s such an important project, both to me personally and as part of the larger WordPress family.
July 31, 2013 — Do you think tapping into “advanced” WordPress functionality is only for developers? Anyone can build a site that takes advantage of all that WordPress has to offer. Learn about Templates, Custom Post Types, Custom Taxonomies, The Loop, Hooks, Actions & Filters and how power users and designers can use them to build a great site with custom functionality.
July 28, 2013 — This presentation examines the pitfalls of “winging it” when it comes to changing and deploying code, and showcases multiple paths to the promised land of confident commits and delightful deploys.
June 29, 2013 — This presentation talks about useful things in Computer Science that can make them better web developers: big O notation (performance measurements), search algorithms, data races, etc.
June 25, 2013 — Web services are much more prevalent and becoming more important as time goes by. This presentation talks about some of the best practices for working with web services and demonstrates how this works.
June 21, 2013 — Lessons learned taking a plugin from a casual .org submission to a paid product.
June 18, 2013 — This presentation explores how to pull in data from 3rd party web services such as Dribbble, Google or your own private servers to create data powered WordPress plugins to pull in information like weather, social media and much more.
June 17, 2013 — This presentation details a few time saving tricks, ways to step over trap doors and ways to be proud of what is produced while extending WordPress.
June 14, 2013 — For designers and developers, the WordPress framework is so open that we have pretty much total control of the design, function, and purpose of just about any site we come across. …on the other hand, focusing on a site’s purpose allows business owners, educators, and students to control their online presence through a functional and easily usable interface through powerful pre-programmed themes and templates.