March 24, 2014 — This presentation is about understanding different caching tools and techniques available to WordPress developers such as the Transient and Object Caching APIs and how/why they can make or break your site.
March 23, 2014 — This session looks at a couple of different options as to how you can handle multiple authors, whether they be guest bloggers or regular contributors. It also looks at options for creating a full blown editorial workflow with WordPress — one that will allow you to establish clear guidelines and processes for any team, whether it be a one person shop to multiple writers and editors.
March 23, 2014 — This presentation surveys the media landscape where blogging and journalism meet. And shows where a journalistic approach and a blog approach may differ. It explains how a writer can maintain a high commitment to journalism, while also employing storytelling styles which are more compatible with blogs and their audiences.
March 23, 2014 — This presentation is about how to make a WordPress installation super secure. There are lots of steps that can be taken to turn WordPress into a veritable fortress, security is not a one trick pony. There are many layers that help make WordPress more secure and even doing one or two of them is worth the effort. If you have the inclination to do them all then you can rest assured knowing your site probably won’t be the one getting hacked.
March 22, 2014 — This presentation introduces PressBooks.com, and the PressBooks GPL plugin, and describes how we have repurposed WordPress to turn it into a professional book publishing tool that anyone can use (for free!).
March 22, 2014 — HTML is one of the core languages of the Internet. You don’t HAVE to know HTML to build and maintain a WordPress website – but knowing the basic tags gives you more control over the content, presentation, and impact of your message. This presentation covers the basic HTML tags commonly used in WordPress. You’ll learn how to insert a link, format text size/style/position, load an image, and more, all through the WordPress HTML editor.
March 22, 2014 — Responsive design is becoming an expected standard for web developers. In this session learn how easy it is to integrate foundation.css into your WordPress theme and how to get added functionality from their jQuery and zepto libraries. It also dives into the css to understand how “responsivity” works.
March 20, 2014 — Site owners are looking for accessible WordPress themes. There is a spectacular lack of accessible WordPress themes. Accessibility practitioners around the world, including Rocio Alvarado of Montreal, are creating free accessible WordPress themes. The presentation covers accessibility in general and as it applies to WordPress in particular including accessible plugins and widgets, and also content creation.
March 5, 2014 — Est-ce possible d’avoir une entreprise complète sur Internet? Tout à fait!
WordPress et quelques extensions vous permettront de le faire aisément. Dans cette présentation, Danielle vous présente une entreprise en ligne complète (panier d’achat, membership, affiliation et autorépondeurs) qui fonctionne grâce à WordPress et des extensions. Vous découvrirez quelles extensions ont été choisies, pourquoi ainsi que leurs avantages et inconvénients.