Speakers: Dara Skolnick

  • Dara Skolnick: Delightful Dashboards: Customizing The WordPress Admin Experience

    Dara Skolnick: Delightful Dashboards: Customizing The WordPress Admin Experience

    WordCamp Montreal 2017Speaker: Dara Skolnick

    October 6, 2017 — When making a WordPress website you spend lots of time getting the front end just right — find out how to make your client even happier by making the admin side just as great! You’ll learn how to customize the WordPress admin visually, tweak the TinyMCE editor, add custom fields and post types, create documentation, edit dashboard widgets, add options pages, and more. By the end of this talk, you’ll walk away with a bunch of ideas about how to make your WordPress websites even easier for your clients to use.

  • Dara Skolnick: Levelling Up Your WordPress Development Workflow

    Dara Skolnick: Levelling Up Your WordPress Development Workflow

    Speaker: Dara Skolnick

    December 16, 2016 — You’ll love being a WordPress theme developer even more than you already do by learning to apply time- and sanity-saving practices to your WordPress development workflow. If you’ve heard about web developers using technologies like CSS preprocessors (e.g. Sass), task runners (e.g. Grunt, Gulp), and version control (e.g. Git) and wondered how to apply them to developing WordPress themes, I’ll show you how!

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