William Bay          Flaunt Your SiteWeb design, marketing and SEO for Photographers
Contact        Web: http://flauntyoursite.com       Email: william@williambay.com             Twitter: @williambayFacebook...
Why Photography • I am a photographer • Know their special needs • Speak their language • I am in those communities
http://williambay.com
Website Options for Photographers             Portfolio Site                 Blog              Blog/Sites
Portfolio Options for Photographers             Portfolio Sitez              BluDomain             Photo Shelter
Problems with Portfolio Sites          Often Flash Based        Branding is a Problem       Terrible User Experience
BlogWORDPRESS, Duh…
Constraints with Blogs No real great solution for photos. WordPress is built for content first.
Blog/SitesBest of both worlds.
http://sharideangelo.com
http://mariabernalphotography.com
http://krisgordon.net
Modifying Your Templates       Make a Slideshow.
http://williambay.com
http://williambay.com
Best Practices for Photographs       • Resize them before you upload.       • JPEG compress them to 80 or lower.       • R...
Flaunt Uploaderhttp://flauntyoursite.com/tools/$10 for WordCamp San Diego     Promo Code: WCSD
WordPress ResourcesWordPress Codex: http://codex.wordpress.org/Main_Page  WordPress Forums: http://wordpress.org/support/
Photography Blog Resources           Blog Themes:      ProPhoto – netrivet.com      Tofurious - tofurious.com      Flaunt ...
Photography Resources                          General:                  Flickr Groups: flickr.com            The Modern T...
Contact        Web: http://flauntyoursite.com       Email: william@williambay.com             Twitter: @williambayFacebook...
WordPress For Photographers - William Bay - WordCamp San Diego
WordPress For Photographers - William Bay - WordCamp San Diego
WordPress For Photographers - William Bay - WordCamp San Diego
WordPress For Photographers - William Bay - WordCamp San Diego
WordPress For Photographers - William Bay - WordCamp San Diego
WordPress For Photographers - William Bay - WordCamp San Diego
WordPress For Photographers - William Bay - WordCamp San Diego
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in …5
×

WordPress For Photographers - William Bay - WordCamp San Diego

1,920
-1

Published on

My presentation from WordCamp San Diego.
These slides highlight some of the tips that I spoke of, and has some of the resources as well.

Published in: Technology, Business
0 Comments
2 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
1,920
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
2
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
15
Comments
0
Likes
2
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

WordPress For Photographers - William Bay - WordCamp San Diego

  1. 1. William Bay Flaunt Your SiteWeb design, marketing and SEO for Photographers
  2. 2. Contact Web: http://flauntyoursite.com Email: william@williambay.com Twitter: @williambayFacebook: http://www.facebook.com/williambay 619.813.1919
  3. 3. Why Photography • I am a photographer • Know their special needs • Speak their language • I am in those communities
  4. 4. http://williambay.com
  5. 5. Website Options for Photographers Portfolio Site Blog Blog/Sites
  6. 6. Portfolio Options for Photographers Portfolio Sitez BluDomain Photo Shelter
  7. 7. Problems with Portfolio Sites Often Flash Based Branding is a Problem Terrible User Experience
  8. 8. BlogWORDPRESS, Duh…
  9. 9. Constraints with Blogs No real great solution for photos. WordPress is built for content first.
  10. 10. Blog/SitesBest of both worlds.
  11. 11. http://sharideangelo.com
  12. 12. http://mariabernalphotography.com
  13. 13. http://krisgordon.net
  14. 14. Modifying Your Templates Make a Slideshow.
  15. 15. http://williambay.com
  16. 16. http://williambay.com
  17. 17. Best Practices for Photographs • Resize them before you upload. • JPEG compress them to 80 or lower. • Remember your Alt Text for SEO. • Title Attribute for the blind. • Always credit photos you borrow. • Don’t steal.
  18. 18. Flaunt Uploaderhttp://flauntyoursite.com/tools/$10 for WordCamp San Diego Promo Code: WCSD
  19. 19. WordPress ResourcesWordPress Codex: http://codex.wordpress.org/Main_Page WordPress Forums: http://wordpress.org/support/
  20. 20. Photography Blog Resources Blog Themes: ProPhoto – netrivet.com Tofurious - tofurious.com Flaunt Your Site - Future
  21. 21. Photography Resources General: Flickr Groups: flickr.com The Modern Tog: themoderntog.comDigital Photography School: digital-photography-school.com Photo Lovecat: photolovecat.blogspot.com
  22. 22. Contact Web: http://flauntyoursite.com Email: william@williambay.com Twitter: @williambayFacebook: http://www.facebook.com/williambay 619.813.1919

×