December 20, 2017 — Professional development with WordPress (and PHP for that matter) is an oxymoron for most classically trained developers.
WordPress is the second most dreaded technology according to the 2016 Stack Overflow survey, second only to Visual Basic. Why is this? What is so wrong with it, really? As it turned out – after fighting the “issue” for years myself – nothing really. It is just that the philosophy is so different. The list of things I’ve had to unlearn has been a very long one and the process a bit painful even.
November 28, 2017 — Septembre 26, 2017 — Siddharta Navarro y Luis Ortiz —co-propietarios de Atenea Tech, una empresa de desarrollo web especializada en Drupal y con sede en Barcelona—, nos hablan de las principales características de Drupal, las tecnologías que éste utiliza y sus beneficios con respecto a WordPress.
November 12, 2017 — WordPress has grown in more ways than we could have ever imagined, but what does the future hold? In his talk, Noel will make predictions about how our industry will change in 2018 and what it means for you and your business. From freelancers, agencies to product companies, there’s a lot going on you need to be aware of so that you can best plan for the upcoming year.
October 27, 2017 — How using WordPress became a pillar of my success as a Personal Trainer.
Gregory Dzemaili is the founder, owner and head coach of Lebe Stark Personal Training; a Personal Training Service and Gym based in the eastern part of Switzerland. With 4 years of experience as a certiefeid fitness instructor, Blackroll- and Kettlebell Trainer, he’s equipped with a solid, professional and necessary foundation in fitness and strength traininig.
October 24, 2017 — WordPress in a container. It’s the holy grail of portability in the world where Docker and its siblings exist. The talk will discuss containers in brief, then on how to make your WordPress installation in a container for various purposes – development, CI/CD, deployment.
October 23, 2017 — WordCamps and meetups are always brimming with help on how to best tune your WordPress development environment for your MacBook Pro. But what about us Windows users? Nadda. Let’s see how to put that time-tested OS to work and create the ideal set-up to get your Windows box all jazzed up to pump out an awesome WordPress site.
October 22, 2017 — It is the American Dream – quit your 9-5 job and build your own business. Is that your dream as well? Are you thinking about taking the plunge and giving notice to your boss in order to embrace your entrepreneurial spirit? This engaging discussion will present a foundation on things you need to think about when starting your own WordPress business – either Full-Time or even Part-Time. Topics include (but of course, are not limited to):
How to get started
What to charge
Where to find clients
Services to provide
How to protect yourself
Insurance (what? you need that?)
Pitfalls to avoid
Proposals, Agreements, and Contracts
October 19, 2017 — Find out what WordPress does well and if you should be using it for your website. WordPress may not be the perfect solution for everything, but it has many strengths that make it powerful enough to use in different situations.
Dig a bit deeper into what you could be using WordPress to do on your website or blog.
October 16, 2017 — A WordPress install that’s ultra-secure, lightning-fast, and near-infinitely scalable?.. What?! Turns out there’s a service to give us just that: Shifter. We will explore what it’s all about, its pros and cons, as well as possible use cases for it.
P.S.: I’m not affiliated with Shifter in any way.