Speakers: Brandon Kraft

  • Brandon Kraft: Developing With Jetpack

    Brandon Kraft: Developing With Jetpack

    WordCamp Dallas / Fort Worth 2015Speaker: Brandon Kraft

    October 1, 2015 — Jetpack brings features from WordPress.com that either need cloud infrastructure or aren’t ripe for core to your site. But did you know it has over 400 action and filter hooks allowing you to trick it out to you and your client’s delights?

    In this session, we’ll look at some of the features of Jetpack, examples of how they can be extended, and how to request added flexibility if you’ve found something we haven’t added hooks to yet!

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  • Brandon Kraft: WordPress – 23% and Growing

    Brandon Kraft: WordPress – 23% and Growing

    WordCamp San Antonio 2015Speaker: Brandon Kraft

    February 25, 2015 — WordPress is the most popular CMS—powering over 60% of the top 10 million websites using an available CMS (23% of the top 10 million websites overall). This session looks at how WordPress reached this point and how we contributed to that. What does the future hold?

  • Brandon Kraft: Why WordPress is a More Powerful Word Processor Than You Think

    Brandon Kraft: Why WordPress is a More Powerful Word Processor Than You Think

    WordCamp Austin 2012Speaker: Brandon Kraft

    February 7, 2013 — The WordPress editor is more powerful than you think and should be your primary place to jot down your random musings. Take a look at what WordPress can do within itself, from uploading media to embedding from other sites to “zen mode. And check out a couple of basic plugins (JetPack, etc) to see how to supercharge the experience without sacrificing performance or security. Don’t click on the Word icon. Leave Microsoft Live Writer alone. Just hit up your /wp-admin/ and let the words flow.