Speakers: Gary Thayer

  • Gary Thayer: Woo for You - Customizing WooCommerce

    Gary Thayer: Woo for You – Customizing WooCommerce

    WordCamp Montreal 2018Speaker: Gary Thayer

    March 17, 2019 — WooCommerce now powers over 30% of all online stores, both big and small. While the basic WooCommerce package covers a lot of needs, business use cases often require special attention.

    This talk will look at the best practices for building and customizing themes and plugins for WooCommerce.

    We’ll talk about:

    Building a streamline customer service experience for your business
    Keeping template files up to date
    Useful actions and filters
    Custom solutions for unique eCommerce situations

    Presentation Slides »

  • Gary Thayer: Woo for You - Customizing WooCommerce

    Gary Thayer: Woo for You – Customizing WooCommerce

    WordCamp NYC 2018Speaker: Gary Thayer

    January 24, 2019 — This talk will look at the best practices for building and customizing themes and plugins for WooCommerce. We’ll talk about:

    * Keeping template files up to date;

    * Useful actions and filters;

    * Custom solutions for unique eCommerce situations

  • Gary Thayer: Say “Guten Tag” to Gutenberg

    Gary Thayer: Say “Guten Tag” to Gutenberg

    WordCamp Boston 2018Speaker: Gary Thayer

    January 11, 2019 — Let’s take a look at the upcoming page editor Gutenberg, scheduled for release in WP 5.0.

    We’ll look at:

    What are Gutenberg blocks?
    What blocks are available, and how to use them
    How to best prepare your web site for the update

  • Gary Thayer: Woo for You: Customizing WooCommerce

    Gary Thayer: Woo for You: Customizing WooCommerce

    WordCamp Rhode Island 2017Speaker: Gary Thayer

    October 10, 2017 — WooCommerce now powers over 30% of all online stores, both big and small. While the basic WooCommerce package covers a lot of needs, business use cases often require special attention. This talk with Gary Thayer will look at the best practices for building and customizing themes and plugins for WooCommerce.

    He’ll talk about:

    * Building a streamline customer service experience for your business
    * Keeping template files up to date
    * Useful actions and filters
    * Custom solutions for unique eCommerce situations

  • Gary Thayer: Woo for You - Customizing WooCommerce

    Gary Thayer: Woo for You – Customizing WooCommerce

    WordCamp Portland ME 2017Speaker: Gary Thayer

    June 5, 2017 — WooCommerce now powers over 30% of all online stores, both big and small. While the basic WooCommerce package covers a lot of needs, business use cases often require special attention.

    This talk will look at the best practices for building and customizing themes and plugins for WooCommerce. We’ll talk about:

    * Building a streamline customer service experience for your business;
    * Keeping template files up to date;
    * Useful actions and filters;
    * Custom solutions for unique eCommerce situations

    Presentation Slides »

  • Gary Thayer: Intro to WordPress

    Gary Thayer: Intro to WordPress

    WordCamp Portland ME 2017Speaker: Gary Thayer

    June 5, 2017 — In this session, we’ll take a dive into WordPress and all of it’s settings and features. We’ll discuss:

    – Posts vs. Pages
    – WordPress.org vs WordPress.com
    – Adding Content
    – Installing Plugins and Themes