July 9, 2015 — A talk about the story of the first ever WordCamp named after a continent (and not a city or country) and how the event helped create a real community in Europe, a continent whose countries are not exactly famous for having gotten along throughout history. I’ll try to share not just the history but also some lessons learned which could apply to other WordPress communities, no matter their size or reach.
March 10, 2015 — In 2011, Clinton Warren desperately needed to change the direction of his life. He stumbled into web design and an amazing platform that he knew would change the way website were built, maintained, and operated. He started to build a freelance business, became actively involved in the Meetup community, organized the first WordCamp in Connecticut, and founded a WordPress educational business and what is now a 5 person agency. In this talk he reveals all his tips for anyone looking to follow a similar path.
December 18, 2014 — This is the screencast of a budget review, posted for training purposes.
December 18, 2014 — This is a training video for volunteers who help review WordCamp applications at WordCamp Central. The applications in this screencast were created for training purposes only and are completely fictional, though the meetups in the video are real.
August 16, 2014 — Join us to discuss tips, tricks, and best practices for recruiting and wrangling WordCamp speakers. We’ll discuss session formats, helpful communication tools, attracting diverse speakers, reviewing slide decks, and passing along attendee feedback. This is intended for WordCamp organizers whose events are in pre-planning or active planning.
August 15, 2014 — If you are a WordCamp organizer in pre-planning or active planning, join us for our bi-weekly WordCamp Organizers’ Orientation and hangout. I’ll cover some basic aspects of the WordCamp program, and there will be the chance to ask questions.
August 14, 2014 — If you are a WordCamp organizer in pre-planning or active planning, join us for our bi-weekly WordCamp Organizers’ Orientation and hangout. I’ll cover some basic aspects of the WordCamp program, and there will be the chance to ask questions.