Speakers: Sean Conklin

  • Sean Conklin: Database cleanup, prune legacy plugin and theme cruft to free-up resources

    WordCamp Los Angeles 2020Speaker: Sean Conklin

    October 30, 2020 — This talk explains how to use free resources to examine and prune WordPress databases.

    How tidy is your WordPress database? While WordPress site content can be exported and imported into a newly installed environment, many larger or more active sites need surgical precision to clean the database. This is especially true for eCommerce stores or sites where user content (such as comments, accounts) are active, and migration or downtime must be avoided.

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  • Sean Conklin: Developing with WooCommerce

    WordCamp Riverside 2018Speaker: Sean Conklin

    September 15, 2019 — Considered adding the official open-source eCommerce system to your WordPress site? Learn about how to do it right, whether you are selling products, services, subscriptions, events, memberships, donations, or even doing your invoicing off your website. Understand the benefits of the official theme Storefront and officially sanctioned extensions, as well as popular community plugins and best practices for safe customization with Code Snippets and child theming, even where to use your favorite page builder tools and where you probably shouldn’t plan to use them.