Speakers: Carolyn Jones

  • Carolyn Jones: Taming Your Content With Custom Post Types and Meta Fields

    Carolyn Jones: Taming Your Content With Custom Post Types and Meta Fields

    WordCamp Manchester 2016Speaker: Carolyn Jones

    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.

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  • Carolyn Jones: Making Your WordPress Site More Shareable

    Carolyn Jones: Making Your WordPress Site More Shareable

    WordCamp Manchester 2014Speaker: Carolyn Jones

    October 8, 2014 — This talk is be suitable both for those running a personal blog, or a business website on WordPress. It looks at:

    How you can leverage and optimise for the main social sites including Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest & Linkedin as well as some other more specific platforms such as ManageWP.org.
    Understanding Follow vs. Share vs. Like.
    Sharing buttons, the official and other options.
    Social meta data like open graph tags and twitter cards & the benefits of implementing them.
    Testing and previewing social meta data – Plugins as well as manual options.

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