Speakers: Aaron Edwards

  • Aaron Edwards: Introduction to WordPress Multisite

    Aaron Edwards: Introduction to WordPress Multisite

    WordCamp Phoenix 2019Speaker: Aaron Edwards

    March 11, 2019 — A brief introduction to WordPress Multisite and its uses. I’ll share my experience in building and managing large Multisite networks to provide tips and tricks for all levels including:
    – Overview of Multisite and features – minimum hosting requirements
    – recommended free plugins
    – creative ways to leverage Multisite
    – advice on painless backups, development environments, and upgrades
    – common pitfalls in coding for Multisite.

    Presentation Slides »

  • Aaron Edwards: Scaling Dynamic WordPress Websites

    Aaron Edwards: Scaling Dynamic WordPress Websites

    WordCamp US 2015Speaker: Aaron Edwards

    December 11, 2015 — Page caching doesn’t work for everyone! Sites that handle a large number logged-in users like Membership sites, Multisite networks, BuddyPress sites, or bbPress forums need special treatment to scale effectively. I’ll share my experience in building and managing large Multisite networks to give tips and tricks to speeding up your dynamic websites and coding for scale.

    Presentation Slides »