Code for Philly - Apostrophe CMS Workshop (Virtual)

Code for Philly
Code for Philly
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Join us for a special virtual workshop! The presentation will be tailored towards helping Code for Philly projects deploy a user-friendly CMS to Code for Philly's civic cloud hosting. ApostropheCMS was created to bring happiness and productivity to web developers and content editors. It is used around the world by companies of all sizes to build and manage mission critical websites and applications. ApostropheCMS is free and open source for everyone, with enterprise products and services also available.

For those who want to work on projects, you can still join this meeting - we can create special Zoom Rooms or Breakout Rooms for you to collaborate separately.

You must download and install Zoom if you don't have it already. Once you've installed Zoom, click here to join the meeting:

About this week's event:

Code for Philly projects are all free, open source, and operate in the civic space. Sharpen your skills and help Philly at the same time!

New to Code for Philly? Hack nights are unstructured and designed to focus on working. Many project teams coordinate their attendance in advance. Please be considerate if you see a group in deep conversation. This might be the only time this month that they gather in-person! We have many other events with open socializing as well as events that provide an introduction to our community. To get started, create a profile (, join us on Slack (, and subscribe to our meetup page. We look forward to meeting you.

Are you interested in sponsoring a Code for Philly hack night? We're actively looking for organizations to provide space for our events! Email us at [masked].


6pm - (Digital) doors open, grab a spot and hack away

8:30pm - Commit and quit


Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ):

• What do I need to know before showing up?

Don’t forget your computer! Code for Philly does not provide any devices, so if you need your computer to work be sure to bring it with you.

This is a free form hack night designed to have the least distractions possible in order for projects to concentrate on hitting milestones. There won’t be any introductions or intro sessions. If you’re new to Code for Philly we recommend attending an Open House and/or Workshop night ( and selecting a project before coming to hack night.

• Who is this event for?

This event is for experienced professionals and teams to work on their civic tech projects.

• Do I need to be a coder?

No! We need civic hackers of all varieties. Healthy civic tech projects have developers, designers, community partners, project managers/owners, and need lots of help. If you’re an experienced professional, we welcome you to contribute your expertise whatever it looks like.

As with all our events, we require attendees to follow our Code of Conduct (

Code for Philly is a proud organizational member of Indy Hall. Special thanks to Indy Hall for having us this week!

Interested in working at Indy Hall coworking space during the day before one of our evening events? Discounted day passes can be found at