Speakers: Jen Ecker

  • Sarah Hines and Jen Ecker: Getting the Job Done - WordPress Developers’ Toolkit

    Sarah Hines and Jen Ecker: Getting the Job Done – WordPress Developers’ Toolkit

    WordCamp Portland ME 2018Speakers: Sarah Hines, Jen Ecker

    February 2, 2019 — Curious how other WordPress professionals build sites, and what tools they use to get the job done? Two seasoned developers, one frontend, one backend, will go take you through how they approach building WordPress business sites from scratch (including from a starter themes), what priorities matter to them and why, and what software/techniques they use to build great sites.

  • Panel Discussion: Themes

    Panel Discussion: Themes

    WordCamp Boston 2017Speakers: Ro Pirog, Moira Ashleigh, Jen Ecker, Yvonne Christian

    August 16, 2017 — A panel of WordPress themers will answer your questions around theming. Some examples you might hear about: Should I use a pre-made theme, theme framework, or go custom? What makes a good theme? What are some tips and tricks for developing good themes?

  • Jen Ecker: Intro to Starter Themes

    Jen Ecker: Intro to Starter Themes

    WordCamp Maine 2014Speaker: Jen Ecker

    October 4, 2014 — Have you ever wanted to try your hand at theme design, but didn’t know where to begin? Starter themes are a great way to get your feet wet. They do all the heavy lifting programmatically and give you a blank slate to let you focus on your theme design. After this talk, you will have an understanding of what a starter theme is and a knowledge of the top starter themes available as well as the pros and cons of each.