Speakers: David Parsons

  • David Parsons: Git Started with Version Control

    WordCamp Boston 2015Speaker: David Parsons

    July 28, 2015 — Many developers do not have backups of each commit they make to their server, which will cause a lot of headache when you get into a situation where your site goes down due to a coding error. The solution to this problem is version control, which saves a version of every code change you make to your server. In this talk, I will cover the basics of version control and how to use it on your next project. In addition, we will also be coving how to use Version Control with a team and debug code with it.

  • Panel Discussion: Build and Grow a Small Team

    WordCamp Orlando 2014Speakers: Max Lutz, Jessica Stewart, David Parsons

    March 8, 2015 — A panel discussion on how to build and grow a small development team. It discusses how to manage clients, stay organized, maintain coding standards, and create consistency along with other principles we’ve learned along the way.

  • Panel Discussion: The Business of Plugins

    WordPress Meetup OrlandoSpeakers: Andrew Norcross, Adam Soucie, David Parsons, David Yarde

    October 7, 2014 — Norcross came over from Tampa to talk plugins, and how he views the ecosystem surrounding them. Check out the video for a freeform talk, without slides or guides, as he shares a lot of great advice for prospective plugin developers.

    After his solo talk, Norcross joins Adam Soucie and David Parsons, moderated by David Yarde, for a discussion about plugins. They talk development theory, disruptive industries, suggestions for useful plugins, how to determine if a plugin is good and more.