September Meetup

As always with Skills Matter, all attendees are required to register for this event through their website. You can do so here: http://skillsmatter.com/event/ajax-ria/rapid-wordpress-theme-development.

 

Rapid WordPress theme development

WordPress theme frameworks, parent, child and starter themes - there is a-lot of different ways to build your own WordPress themes! I'll share some concepts and insights I've learned from building the Wonderflux theme framework and client projects that will help you build flexible custom themes.


by Jonny Allbut

Head of Digital,
Tanc Design
http://tancdesign.com
http://wonderflux.com
@jonnyauk

Bio:
An established creative designer and web developer specialising in bespoke WordPress themes with 15 years in the industry working with clients like Kraft Foods, DHL and Cadbury. Jonny is also the creator and lead developer on the Wonderflux theme framework, presents at various web development conferences and sits on the WPUK committee that coordinates the annual WordCamp in the UK.

 

Practical tips for Captioning YouTube Videos

Most videos on YouTube lack any captions – something which would help those with hearing impairments and those viewing the videos in noisy or office environments. But how do you add captions to your YouTube videos? This practical presentation looks at some of the tools that are available to help you.

by Graham Armfield

Bio:
Graham Armfield is an experienced website developer and web accessibility consultant. Developing mainly with WordPress these days he builds sites for small and medium-sized organisations. He has advised and trained companies and individuals on how to build sites with accessibility in mind - to ensure that websites are usable by as many people as possible.

 

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  • Jean

    Useful talks and will use some tips I picked up. Thanks.

    September 21, 2012

  • Gustavo L.

    I really liked and found it very useful

    September 21, 2012

  • Daniel P.

    Really informative, friendly and useful.

    September 21, 2012

  • Keith D.

    Great presentations. I'll have to have a look at Wonderflux now!

    September 21, 2012

  • Perry

    After learning HTML & CSS I am now learning to produce Wordpress themes, this is perfect for me. I am really looking forward to this and am hoping to meet some people who can lead me in the right direction.

    September 17, 2012

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