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WordPress for Large-Scale Installs


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The presentation I gave at WordCamp San Francisco 2011 - the annual official WordPress conference. …

The presentation I gave at WordCamp San Francisco 2011 - the annual official WordPress conference.

It's a great introduction to WordPress for enterprise use with specific reasons and case studies as examples.

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  • Wow, great preso - really informative, and full of great examples of the platform being used in scenarios that go way beyond simple quick CMS sites.

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  • 1. WordPress forLarge-Scale InstallsWordCamp San Francisco 2011 SARA ROSSO
  • 2. The WordPress Ecosystem
  • 3. The software
  • 4. WordCamp The community
  • 6. ContributorsHundreds of contributors on every release Feature building Documentation Bug fixes Interface design
  • 7. Core Team Q&ASaturday, 4:30pm
  • 8. Great, real reasons to useWordPress
  • 9. WordPress scales
  • 10. WordPress.comMultisite running on a single codebase + some extra bling
  • 11. 1st day of Free Agency 2011NBC - 7 million pageviewsin one day 3.9 million page views in one day (even more the next day ~4.5 million!)
  • 12. Scaling, Servers, and Deploys — Oh My!Mark JaquithFriday 10:45Ask Barry (About Scaling, Servers, or WordPress.comInfrastructure)Friday 3:45
  • 13. WordPress is a CMS
  • 14. 61%using purely as a CMS* *WordPress 2011 Survey
  • 15. State of the WordMatt MullenwegSunday, 11:10amBuilding Custom CMS applications on WordPressMichael “Mitcho” ErlewineFriday, 4:30pm
  • 16. WordPress is great forpublishing of all types
  • 17. Bangor Daily NewsPrint and Online versions powered by WordPressGoogle Docs to WordPress to InDesign
  • 18. WordPress plays nice andintegrates well with others
  • 19. NPR Argo Network Content Management Ecosystem powered by WordPress Integrates withDjango, Delicious and HTTP://ARGOPROJECT.ORG/BLOG/
  • 20. Communities and userslove WordPress
  • 21. Imagine Games Network
  • 22. THE EFFECT OF WORDPRESS ON THE IGN COMMUNITY50000375002500012500 0 Years 1-5 Year 6 (with WordPress)
  • 23. 30,000+ comments on a single postCore WordPress commenting (no add- ons!)
  • 24. running on BuddyPressMore than 34,000 posts from community members in 2 years
  • 25. What’s New in BuddyPress 1.5John James JacobyFriday. 9:15amKiller Food BlogsDianne JacobSunday, 9:45am
  • 26. WP is beautiful
  • 27. Web Fonts for DevelopersGreg VeenFriday, 10amAwesome Up Your Boring Theme: WordPress Post FormatsIan StewartSaturday, 9:10amAppearance Is Everything: Customizing Your ThemeJane WellsSunday, 3:45pm
  • 28. Editors love a thrivingplatform
  • 29. BoingBoing.netMigration from Movable Type to WordPress 11 years of content
  • 30. New York Observer From Drupal to WordPress ~100,000 articles“Focused on cleaner presentation that would accommodate more breaking news and higher volume posting”
  • 31. From Drupal to WordPress: Migrating theNew York ObserverAustin Smith,Friday 11:30am
  • 32. Develop once, deploymany
  • 33. CBS Radio & CBS Local Two common themesHundreds of WordPress sites
  • 34. Prototype your project in aday with WordPress
  • 35. eMusic.comMusic & News
  • 36. WordPress in the Enterprise at eMusicScott TaylorFriday, 10am
  • 37. WordPress is portable
  • 38. More than 20,000 people making a living with WordPress* * profiles, April 2011
  • 39. Multi-platform
  • 40. WordPress everywhere Mobile apps Responsive design
  • 41. Responsive Web DesignSara CannonSaturday, 1:30pmCSS Pseudo Elements for Fun and Profit!Chris CoyierSaturday, 2:15pm
  • 42. You can contribute back(and get kudos, too)
  • 43. Bank of Canada releases plugins to the community Their web projects:
  • 44. Federal Communications Commission ( two plugins to the WordPress community
  • 45. Getting Involved: Contribution and CourtesyAaron D. Campbell, Andy StrattonSaturday, 1:30pm
  • 46. Thank you!Sara on Twitterhttp://vip.wordpress.com