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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?
Find WordPress Help
Holy WP Batman!
Let’s start close to home at first
WordCamps are approved by WordCamp
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 NEED.
WordPress can / will send 3 or 4 camcorders to record
sessions at WordCamps.
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
And a warning!
Be careful when downloading free themes,
plugins or widgets that are not in the
Check the reputation of the developers and
Make sure to thank
Slides can be found at:
Or type ‘jwparky’ in search box and then
Thanks for suffering sitting
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Enjoy the rest of the sessions!