‘tricks’ Videos

  • Michelle Ames: The “Hidden” Features of WordPress - Part 2

    Michelle Ames: The “Hidden” Features of WordPress – Part 2

    WordCamp San Diego 2018Speaker: Michelle Ames

    May 3, 2018 — This session will provide you with some great tips and tricks for you to make working with WordPress even easier. From changing the number of posts on the dashboard page, to adding a target to link to on the menu dashboard, there are many things that are easy to accomplish — if only you know where to look. Not only are there screen options on almost every dashboard page, but there are help pulldowns, too, helping to answer questions before you might even need to turn to help in a forum. We will also cover shortcuts for use in the editor window, and a quick and easy way to save your favorite plugins to find at a click to upload to your site.

  • Michelle Ames: The “Hidden” Features of WordPress - Part 1

    Michelle Ames: The “Hidden” Features of WordPress – Part 1

    WordCamp San Diego 2018Speaker: Michelle Ames

    May 3, 2018 — This session will provide you with some great tips and tricks for you to make working with WordPress even easier. From changing the number of posts on the dashboard page, to adding a target to link to on the menu dashboard, there are many things that are easy to accomplish — if only you know where to look. Not only are there screen options on almost every dashboard page, but there are help pulldowns, too, helping to answer questions before you might even need to turn to help in a forum. We will also cover shortcuts for use in the editor window, and a quick and easy way to save your favorite plugins to find at a click to upload to your site.

  • Laura Byrne-Cristiano: Ten Years on WordPress Tips, Tricks, and Lessons Learned
  • Erik Bernskiöld: Content Marketing Done Right For Everybody

    Erik Bernskiöld: Content Marketing Done Right For Everybody

    WordCamp Stockholm 2016Speaker: Erik Bernskiold

    December 5, 2016 — In today’s world, it is all about content marketing. Doing it right means thinking about a lot of different things. What should you publish? How do you make it converting? How do you connect it to analytics? What about SEO tricks?
    Whether you are a user, developer or designer you will find this session useful. Whether as a reminder as to what’s important for the other groups and how to help work towards the common goal of a better website and effective business, or as a primer on how to boost your workflow.

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  • Thomas Maier: Understanding and Using Hooks

    Thomas Maier: Understanding and Using Hooks

    WordCamp Berlin 2015Speaker: Thomas Maier

    February 7, 2016 — After this session you will share my believe that hooks are the reason that WordPress is the number one cms in the world. You will know how to use them in order to extend core, plugins and themes and learn some smart tricks which you can use when adding hooks to your own code.

    Content in details:

    * why bother with hooks?
    * where hooks are used
    * elements of hook routines
    * basic functions and attributes
    * how core itself uses hooks
    * debugging hooks

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