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WordPress user for 5 years
I am a ‘user’ not an expert!
Personal, work and a club websites.
Also, helped setup 2 other websites for a
911 center and an Emergency
Management Agency (EMA).
How many WordPress beginners?
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Let’s start close to home at first
WordCamps are approved by WordCamp Central
Core group of organizers
Planning process takes several months
Venue, refreshments, t-shirts, speakers,
volunteers, sponsors, swag, name tags, after
party, speaker dinner, etc.
WordCamps in Ohio
WordCamps offer the
The Happiness bar is a live help desk, where
WordPress professionals sit, and wait, for you to
ask them a question. Often populated with
WordCamp speakers, organizers or volunteers, a
group of WordPress professionals are always
around to HELP YOU WITH WHATEVER YOU
WordPress can / will send 3 or 4 camcorders to record sessions at
Social Media Sites
Lots of tweets!!!
Miss a session?
A lot of speakers post slides for download.
Slideshare is owned by LinkedIn
Slideshare has been called the
most under used resource on
the internet today.
Don’t get stagnant!
It may seem overwhelming!
Explore new and different websites.
Branch out and
Chris Lema - chrislema.com Great tips
Post Status – poststat.us WP News
ottoprress.com Sam Woods WP guru
JT Pratt - jtpratt.com/
Over 100 definitions
Before you ask a question about WordPress on a
forum, Twitter or Facebook group, do a search
about your issue.
There is a very good chance that your issue has
been addressed and answered somewhere.
And a warning!
Be careful when downloading free themes,
plugins or widgets that are not in the WordPress
Check the reputation of the developers and
Make sure to thank
the organizers, sponsors
Thanks for suffering sitting through
Please leave feedback!!
Enjoy the rest of the sessions!