Thinking about starting a new blog or business website? coWORKer Mike VanWinkle will teach us how to start setting up a new WordPress site.
• The advantages and limitations of WordPress
• How to get started- domain names, hosting, etc.
• Where to find good templates and what to look for
• Vocabulary defined- plugins, widgets, projects, pages, posts and more.
Feel free to bring a bag lunch.
$5 suggested donation at the door – help us keep the lights on and keep great programs coming your way! (WORK Members free)
Mike Van Winkle is a web engineer living in Petaluma. Once a writer and policy analyst, he’s now deeply in the throws of a love affair with linux, PHP, WordPress and other open source technologies. He works full time as a Techops Engineer for WP Engine, a high-performance WordPress platform company, based in Austin, TX, and has spoken at WordCamps in Denver and Chicago. www.mikevanwinkle.com