What we're about

We're a group of local WordPress developers, designers, and publishers who get together to share our knowledge and experience and to meet other WordPress users in the area. The WordPress meetup is open to all who love WordPress --- join us!

To make it a great group here is our Code of Conduct

1. Purpose

The WordPress Lehigh Valley Meetup Group believes our community should be truly open for everyone. As such, we are committed to providing a friendly, safe and welcoming environment for all, regardless of gender, sexual orientation, disability, ethnicity, religion, preferred operating system, programming language, or text editor.

This code of conduct outlines our expectations for participant behavior as well as the consequences for unacceptable behavior.

We invite all sponsors, volunteers, speakers, attendees, and other participants to help us realize a safe and positive community experience for everyone.

2. Expected Behavior

Be considerate, respectful, and collaborative.Refrain from demeaning, discriminatory or harassing behavior and speech.Be mindful of your surroundings and of your fellow participants.Alert community organizers if you notice a dangerous situation or someone in distress.Participate in an authentic and active way. In doing so, you help to create WordPress Lehigh Valley User Group and make it your own.

3. Unacceptable Behavior

Unacceptable behaviors include: intimidating, harassing, abusive, discriminatory, derogatory or demeaning conduct by any members of WordPress Lehigh Valley User Group and related events. All WordPress Lehigh Valley User Group venues may be shared with members of the public; please be respectful to all patrons of these locations.

Harassment includes: offensive verbal comments related to gender, sexual orientation, race, religion, disability; inappropriate use of nudity and/or sexual images in public spaces (including presentation slides); deliberate intimidation, stalking or following; harassing photography or recording; sustained disruption of talks or other events; inappropriate physical contact, and unwelcome sexual attention.

4. Consequences Of Unacceptable Behavior

Unacceptable behavior will not be tolerated whether by other attendees, organizers, venue staff, sponsors, or other patrons of the WordPress Lehigh Valley User Group venues.

Anyone asked to stop unacceptable behavior is expected to comply immediately.

If a participant engages in unacceptable behavior, the community organizers may take any action they deem appropriate, up to and including expulsion from the community without warning or refund.

5. What To Do If You Witness Or Are Subject To Unacceptable Behavior

If you are subjected to unacceptable behavior, notice that someone else is being subject to unacceptable behavior, or have any other concerns, please notify a community organizer as soon as possible or fill out an incident report if the incident was online.

The WordPress Lehigh Valley User Group team will be available to help participants contact venue security or local law enforcement, to provide escorts, or to otherwise assist those experiencing unacceptable behavior to feel safe in the community.

7. Scope

We expect all community members, sponsors, volunteers, speakers, attendees, and other guests to abide by this code of conduct at all venues and related social events.

8. Contact Information

You may contact any member via Meetup. Leaders are designated in their profiles as "Co-organizers"

9. License And Attribution

This Code of Conduct is heavily borrowed from the awesome work of Open Source Bridge. The original is available at http://opensourcebridge.org/about/code-of-conduct/ and is released under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike license.

WordPress Global Community Sponsors help fund WordPress Meetup groups and WordCamps around the world. Thank you to WordPress.com, WooCommerce, Jetpack, Nexcess, Bluehost, and Weglot, for their support!

Upcoming events (1)

InPerson Event! - Caching and Your WordPress Site

Northampton Community College Fowler Family Southside Center

Join us in person!
Friend of the LV Meetup, Sal Ferrarello, will join us tonight. Sal is a Principal Engineer at WebDevStudios where he works on enterprise WordPress sites. He loves Git, metaphors, and the oxford comma.

What is Cache?
A cache is a temporary storage location for static content, such as HTML, Javascript, CSS, and media files. Often having your these cached is great and can provide faster loading times, but other times it can interfere will e-commerce or keep you from seeing changes you have made on your site.
Understanding more about cache can help you manage your site and its settings better!

PIZZA! Please RSVP, so we get enough!

6:30 Networking and Pizza!
7:00 Presentation by Sal

The event ends at 8:30 pm.

We want everyone who chooses to attend to feel safe.
If you do not feel ready for an in-person event, we are planning an Online event for January 2023. Stay Tuned!

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InPerson Event! - Share your favorite Plugin!

Northampton Community College Fowler Family Southside Center

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