Speakers: Jessica Rose

  • Panel Discussion: Recruiting for Your Business

    Panel Discussion: Recruiting for Your Business

    WordCamp London 2016Speakers: Matt Buckland, Sam Cameron, David Lockie, Jessica Rose

    July 26, 2016 — Join our panelists over on the business track to ask all your burning questions about recruitment; how to do it, when to do it and how to bring the best people into your business.

  • Jessica Rose: WordPress as a Gateway Into Development

    Jessica Rose: WordPress as a Gateway Into Development

    WordCamp Cologne 2015Speaker: Jessica Rose

    June 20, 2015 — This talk looks at WordPress in the context of other historical CMS that have offered users a scaffolded entry into web development while offering actionable insights into the use of WordPress as a tool to help guide development skills level from entry level onwards into advanced proficiency.

  • Jessica Rose: Easy, Lazy SEO

    Jessica Rose: Easy, Lazy SEO

    WordCamp London 2015Speaker: Jessica Rose

    June 2, 2015 — Between WordPress development, content production, editing, publishing and keeping your plugins and themes in order you’ve already got enough on your plate. This presentation focuses on how to optimize your WordPress site for search without adding another full time task to your schedule. We take a beginner-friendly look at how to optimize your site, your content and manage the off page factors that all impact where you show up in the search ratings. We also look at the fundamentals of how search engines rank content to lend a better understanding of how these optimization processes work. In the interests of keeping costs down we’ll take a quick tour through free tools you can use as you optimize your sites. The session also touches on some of the dangers of getting carried away with your SEO, touching on Google penalties and how best to avoid them.

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  • Jessica Rose: Easy, Lazy WordPress SEO

    Jessica Rose: Easy, Lazy WordPress SEO

    WordCamp Manchester 2014Speaker: Jessica Rose

    October 10, 2014 — Between WordPress development, content production, editing, publishing and keeping your plugins and themes in order you’ve already got enough on your plate. This presentation focuses on how to optimize your WordPress site for search without adding another full time task to your schedule. We’ll take a beginner-friendly look at how to optimize your site, your content and manage the off page factors that all impact where you show up in the search ratings. We’ll also look at the fundamentals of how search engines rank content to lend a better understanding of how these optimization processes work. In the interests of keeping costs down we’ll take a quick tour through free tools you can use as you optimize your sites. The session will also touch on some of the dangers of getting carried away with your SEO, touching on Google penalties and how best to avoid them.