By popular demand, our May Meetup will cover the basics of WordPress and web site design with three short presentations.
- Choosing & Editing WordPress themes by Tony Cecala (@tonycecala) » Tony has been designing software since the early '90s (when HyperCard & videodiscs were cutting edge technology).
- InfoSparkles! (Okay, It's really Information Mapping) Remix • Rethink • Reimagine (visuals + text use on your blog) by Cone Johnson (@conej) » Cone Johnson is an Interaction Designer and Co-founder of JSTAR Studio IxD IA UX + @barcampNPdallas; fan of @DFWupa #BigD10 + @Cohabitat + @SparkClub recently published in April 2010 "Ask UXmatters" column ☛ http://is.gd/bzHPn
- PodCasting & Effectively Integrating Media into your site by Mark Ramsey (@markramsey) » Mark is the Technology Evangelist for Hype Anvil, a small business digital marketing firm. Mark is also the co-host of Pigskin Radio, a sports fan podcast as well as several other shows. He also does marketing and e-commerce for his family hair replacement and wig business.
WordPress experts will be on hand to answer questions and help you with your WordPress.com or self-hosted site. Bring your laptop, free WiFi is available at the wonderful Art Institute of Dallas. We will also be doing some business matchmaking, so bring your business cards if you are a freelancer. PS -- Keep your evening open for the famous DFWWP "networking" afterparty
and catch up with your WordPress friends and colleagues.