Speakers: Rahul Bansal

  • Rahul Bansal: Hiring The Right Way in WordPress Ecosystem

    Rahul Bansal: Hiring The Right Way in WordPress Ecosystem

    WordCamp Kolkata 2019Speaker: Rahul Bansal

    July 13, 2019 — This is more of an interactive talk where I would like to see how other companies are hiring and then giving them ideas things are doing right. It will cover the entire hiring process including: – How to attract more applications – Screening process – Interview process – Offer stage – mainly handling rejected candidates

  • Panel Discussion: Future of WordPress Business in 2019 And Beyond

    Panel Discussion: Future of WordPress Business in 2019 And Beyond

    WordCamp Kolkata 2019Speakers: Rahul Bansal, M. Asif Rahman, Bhanu Alhuwalia, Aslam Multani, Moderator: Purnendu Dash

    April 15, 2019 — A panel discussion on the various aspect of Business with WordPress including WordPress products like plugins & themes, SaaS services and more.

    Speakers: Aslam Multani, Bhanu Ahluwalia, M Asif Rahman, Rahul Bansal
    Moderator: Purnendu Dash

  • Rahul Bansal: Selling WordPress to Enterprises

    Rahul Bansal: Selling WordPress to Enterprises

    WordCamp Bangkok 2018Speaker: Rahul Bansal

    April 12, 2018 — My WordPress journey started with working on small projects as a freelancer. Over nine years, we have grown to reach the other end of the spectrum, regularly handling large enterprise WordPress projects. At this scale, the rules for “selling” WordPress change. WordPress’ traditional advantages don’t necessarily apply anymore.

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  • Rahul Bansal: Selling WordPress to Enterprises

    Rahul Bansal: Selling WordPress to Enterprises

    WordCamp Delhi 2017Speaker: Rahul Bansal

    March 25, 2018 — Rahul is the founder and CEO of rtCamp – only WordPress.com VIP Partner from Asia.

    His WordPress journey began in 2007 when he was looking for ways to customize his blog. Later on, he moved from professional blogging to freelancing, and from freelancing to starting rtCamp in 2009.

    At work, Rahul plays multiple roles, switching between sysadmin (his favorite), to sales and everything else company demands from him.

    Over the years, Rahul has contributed to the WordPress community in different ways as a WordCamp speaker, organizer, volunteer, polyglot, theme/plugins developer.

    Outside of WordPress, he loves spending time with his son and is a self-proclaimed foodie.

  • Rahul Bansal: Selling WordPress to Enterprises

    Rahul Bansal: Selling WordPress to Enterprises

    WordCamp NYC 2017Speaker: Rahul Bansal

    February 16, 2018 — My WordPress journey started with working on small projects as a freelancer.

    Over nine years, we have grown to reach the other end of the spectrum, regularly handling large enterprise WordPress projects.

    At this scale, the rules for “selling” WordPress change. WordPress’ traditional advantages don’t necessarily apply anymore.

    I will start by addressing the two biggest apprehensions that enterprises have about WordPress, i.e., security & scalability, and will also cover other pain points like:
    – Integration with existing systems
    – Ownership and responsibility
    – Extensibility and long term viability
    – “Free” and “GPL” concerns

    I hope the lessons I share in this talk from our learning will help fellow agencies increase the WordPress adoption in enterprises.

  • Rahul Bansal: How contributing to the WordPress core helps ?

    Rahul Bansal: How contributing to the WordPress core helps ?

    WordCamp Ahmedabad 2017Speaker: Rahul Bansal

    January 24, 2018 — We often hear that everyone should contribute to the core.In this talk, He will cover how contributing to the core helps an individual as well as a Business.

    He will also try to address concerns and insecurities businesses have when encouraging their team to WordPress core.

    The goal is to motivate people to contribute to the WordPress core and other areas of WordPress and open-source at large!

  • Rahul Bansal: Hiring the Right Way in WordPress Ecosystem

    Rahul Bansal: Hiring the Right Way in WordPress Ecosystem

    WordCamp Udaipur 2017Speaker: Rahul Bansal

    July 11, 2017 — If you run a development agency or are the hiring face for your firm, you know how hard it is to find talent in web development niche, let alone WordPress.

    When it comes to specific skill sets, like WordPress, it gets more tricky as you have many different factors to juggle with, many attributes that you many need to look into a potential candidate and most importantly the tactics you need to retain them.

    Rahul will shed light on few common and many exclusive aspects that you should should keep in mind while hiring in the WordPress ecosystem.

  • Rahul Bansal: Scaling WooCommerce For High Transaction Stores

    Rahul Bansal: Scaling WooCommerce For High Transaction Stores

    WordCamp Mumbai 2016Speaker: Rahul Bansal

    July 1, 2017 — WooCommerce is a very powerful plugin. But businesses who build online stores using it face problems when the number of people accessing the store increases.

    Rahul Bansal will tell us about specific techniques which can be used to serve huge number of users efficiently. You’ll be able to apply many of his recommendations to other WordPress sites as well, where logged-in users make a bulk of traffic.

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  • Rahul Bansal: How Translation Sprints Helps Bring In New Contributors!

    Rahul Bansal: How Translation Sprints Helps Bring In New Contributors!

    WordCamp Europe 2017Speaker: Rahul Bansal

    June 21, 2017 — Rahul is the founder and CEO of rtCamp – the only WordPress.com VIP Partner from Asia.

    He said in his talk Whether you’re a budding developer, a pixel-perfect designer, or just like helping out, we’re always looking for people to help make WordPress even better.

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  • Sanjeev Mishra, Rahul Bansal, Amit Singh, Deepak Kori and Vishal Kothari: How To Build A Business On WordPress

    Sanjeev Mishra, Rahul Bansal, Amit Singh, Deepak Kori and Vishal Kothari: How To Build A Business On WordPress

    WordCamp Nashik 2016Speakers: Sanjeev Mishra, Rahul Bansal, Amit Singh, Deepak Kori, Vishal Kothari

    June 20, 2017 — As you progress in your professional life as a WordPress user, you’ve probably considered starting your own business on WordPress. Maybe you’ve had a few paid freelance jobs. Or perhaps you’ve been refining your skills in your free time. However you arrived at this point, the logical next step is to start your own Business.