Speakers: Carrie Forde

  • Carrie Forde: Webpack for WordPress

    Carrie Forde: Webpack for WordPress

    WordCamp Vancouver 2018Speaker: Carrie Forde

    February 8, 2019 — With the rise of React in WordPress, there are more and more developers turning to Webpack for managing front end assets. In this talk, I’ll cover Webpack at a high level (what it is, and why we might reach for it), and show you how you can unleash the power of Webpack in your WordPress projects to manage and bundle front end assets.

  • Carrie Forde : Using Component Libraries for Rapid Theme Development

    Carrie Forde : Using Component Libraries for Rapid Theme Development

    WordCamp Orange County 2017Speaker: Carrie Forde

    July 21, 2017 — “This presentation will:
    ▪ Define what a Component Library is
    ▪ How to use a Component Library
    ▪ Essential ingredients for creating your own Component Library
    ▪ How atomic design and component libraries work together
    ▪ How to consolidate your components used in a project into a pattern library”

  • Carrie Forde: Creating Themes With Atomic Design

    Carrie Forde: Creating Themes With Atomic Design

    WordCamp Sacramento 2016Speaker: Carrie Forde

    January 4, 2017 — This talk will cover how atomic design can be incorporated into the WordPress theme design and development process. We’ll talk about the advantages of starting with the smallest elements of a design (think raw HTML elements), and how to combine those atoms to create molecules and organisms (search forms and navigation systems).

    You’ll also learn tips for getting started with atomic design in WordPress theming, and what you can start doing now to incorporate the atomic design methodology into your workflow.

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