• (Mini-Meetup) Let's talk about WordPress 5.7

    Online event

    Welcome ‘Pressers!

    For the month of March we’ll do a mini-meetup online. We’ll talk about the recently released WordPress version 5.7 and improvements to Gutenberg. Then we’ll open up the discussion to anything WordPress related.

    Agenda:
    1. Introduction about WordPress User Group Philippines (10 mins)
    2. Attendees (Quick) introductions (15 mins)
    3. Main topic - What is new in WordPress 5.7? (20-25 mins)
    4. Open Discussion - What changes in WP 5.7 are you most excited about? (30 mins)
    5. Members Show & Tell - share your WP projects or talk about your favorite themes/plugins
    6. WP Community Support - members can ask for help, advise or just general feedback about their WordPress site

    For our international attendees, presentations and discussions will be a mix of English and Tagalog.

    We hope you will join us for this brief catch-up meetup!

    Andy

    *Thank you to our friends from Pantheon.io for sponsoring our Zoom Meeting.

  • Getting Ready for 2021 - a WordPress Meetup

    Online event

    This is a collaboration event with the Philippine WordPress Meetup Groups.

    Join participants from Manila, Cebu, Davao, Baguio, and Iloilo as we discuss new and upcoming changes affecting WordPress. Learn how to optimize your site for 2021.

    == Date ==
    December 12, 2020 at 12:30PM - 4PM.

    == Venue ==
    Zoom (https://www.zoom.us) - details will be EMAILED to registered attendees

    == Talks ==
    Topic 1:
    Web Vitals for WordPress by Adam Silverstein (Google Engineer/WordPress Core Contributor)
    - a talk about the initiative of Google to provide unified guidance for quality signals that are essential to delivering a great user experience on the web

    Topic 2:
    Latest from Google's Kitchen: GA4 by Jerome Esperanza (SEO Professional) - Understanding the new Google Analytics 4 platform and optimizing with Google Core Web Vitals

    Panel Discussion:
    Insights on WordPress 5.6 release by WordPress User Group PH

    Check your INBOX for the Zoom link that will be sent as we get closer to the event.

    Interested to talk in our next meetup? please contact us!

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  • WordPress Philippines Virtual Meetup

    Online event

    We're back and it's our first online meetup!

    WordPress User Group Philippines is proud to host the first-ever WordPress Philippines Virtual Meetup event this 2020.

    Participants from Manila, Cebu, Davao, Baguio, and Iloilo are joining us. In fact, everyone can join this online event.

    == Date ==
    October 3, 2020 at 4-6PM.

    == Venue ==
    Zoom (https://www.zoom.us) - details provided later

    == Talks ==
    Talk 1: WP on Local: A comparison of the different local development tools for WordPress by Carl Alberto
    Talk 2: WordPress Learn-from-Home Resources by Dreb Bitanghol

    We will be posting the Zoom link as we get closer to the event.

    Interested to talk in our next meetup? please contact us!

  • WordPress Wednesday (Mini-Meetup)

    Barhead

    To RSVP, Please add yourself to the waitlist, then fill up this form: https://forms.gle/wVQY6aZaWpBfdgzu8

    For the month of February, we will have our first WordPress Wednesday Mini-meetup!

    If you are a blogger, WordPress Developer, or you’re thinking of starting a business or career using WordPress we invite you to join our free event. We'll have lightning talks, open discussions.

    To REGISTER for this event please:
    1. add yourself to the waitlist.
    2. Fill up the registration form: https://forms.gle/wVQY6aZaWpBfdgzu8

    Speaker slots for lightning talks are still available! Suggest a topic here: https://airtable.com/shrmTG6kBfCPxLID4

    After every meetup, we’ll have our usual social and networking activities where you can chat, connect and interact with other WordPress users and professionals.

    All our events are organized by our community volunteers. If you would like to be part of the WordPress volunteer team please fill up the form here: https://forms.gle/romFAhSbu8dsywnh6

    ADMISSION IS FREE. We do not provide certificates for any of our monthly meetups.

    Meetup Guidelines:
    - Slots are limited and venue security is strict, so be sure to sign up with - your FULL NAME (and actual photo) on your meetup account.
    - Once you sign up, you will first be added to the wait-list then our volunteers will process your RSVP request.
    - No walk-ins for this event, so signup early!

    What to Bring:
    1. A valid ID for registration (required).
    2. A jacket or sweater (in case you get cold).
    3. Your personal water bottle (for when you get thirsty)
    4. If you’re participating in any hands-on activities, kindly bring your own laptop. You may also want to bring an extension cord, and mobile internet device.

    Thank you to our Venue Sponsor for this meetup:
    Recruitday
    https://www.recruitday.com/

  • WordPress Dev Talks

    Barhead

    To RSVP, Plese fill up this form: https://forms.gle/TFATrA164EvLvBM16

    Our January meetup will be “WordPress Dev Talks”.

    If you are a WordPress Developer, or you’re thinking of starting a career as a WP Dev, you should definitely attend this meetup. We’ll hear from experienced coders and developers, talk about the best ways to develop your WordPress site, and share tips and best practices to get the most out of your WordPress project.

    We'll also have lightning talks and open discussions at the later part of the event (if time permits).

    To REGISTER for this event please fill up this form: https://forms.gle/TFATrA164EvLvBM16

    Speaker slots still available! Suggest a topic here: https://airtable.com/shrmTG6kBfCPxLID4

    After every meetup, we’ll have our usual social and networking activities where you can chat, connect and interact with other WordPress users and professionals.

    All our events are organized by our community volunteers. If you would like to be part of the WordPress volunteer team please fill up the form here: https://forms.gle/romFAhSbu8dsywnh6

    ADMISSION IS FREE. We do not provide certificates for any of our monthly meetups.

    RSVP Guidelines:
    - Slots are limited and venue security is strict, so be sure to sign up with - your FULL NAME (and actual photo) on your meetup account.
    - Once you sign up, you will first be added to the wait-list then our volunteers will process your RSVP request.
    - No walk-ins for this event, so signup early!

    What to Bring:
    1. A valid ID for registration (required).
    2. A jacket or sweater (in case you get cold).
    3. Your personal water bottle (for when you get thirsty)
    4. If you’re participating in any hands-on activities, kindly bring your own laptop. You may also want to bring an extension cord, and mobile internet device.

    Thank you to our Venue Sponsor for this meetup:
    Recruitday
    https://www.recruitday.com/

  • CMS Weekend 2019

    Barhead

    When: November 16, 2019, Saturday, WHOLEDAY 8AM to 5PM
    Where: Barhead, 5th Floor, Paseo Center, 8757 Paseo de Roxas, Makati City, Philippines

    The largest annual gathering of CMS users, enthusiasts and professionals returns on November 16, 2019, Saturday.

    Discover the latest trends and innovations across the different Content Management Systems (CMS) from our invited speakers and experts.

    If you are a Web Designer/Developer, Writer, Content Creator, or Digital Marketer this is the event you should not miss!

    This FREE event is jointly organized by WordPress Users Group Philippines and Drupal Pilipinas.

    For more information visit: https://cmsweekend.ml

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  • Manila East WP Meetup Sessions

    The Collab Studio

    Are you a WP developer, blogger, themer, sysadmin, SEO guru, content creator, beginner, bored home-based solo dev, which uses WordPress in their work which is based in the East Rizal area!? Let's have a mini meetup!

    We will have general open forum discussions about best practices, optimization, advanced techniques, have a WP problem that needs quick consultation or how to grow the WP community in the Rizal area, anything goes!

    This is a FREE – OPEN COMMUNITY EVENT, meaning you won’t be paying for anything at all; no hidden charges. This also means that there will be no food and drinks at the venue, so make sure you are full before you attend the event. We also encourage you to bring your own laptops for maximum learning. Sorry, no certificates are handed for free community events.

    There are only 35 slots on this event. Once you sign up, you are obliged to attend the event. Please be advised that a No-Show may result in potentially being blacklisted for future WPUGPH events.

    First 5 attendees in the venue will get swags like WordPress lanyards, stickers and pins.

    Commute options from the Metro folks that wish to join:
    - One bus ride(G Liner/RRCG) from Robinsons Galleria drop off in Palmera 1 Subd
    - FX from Galleria/Megamall bound to Antipolo/Taytay/Binangonan/Angono drop off in Palmera 1 Subd

    https://www.google.com/maps/dir/Robinsons+Galleria,+EDSA,+corner+Ortigas+Ave,+Ortigas+Center,+Quezon+City,+Metro+Manila/The+Collab+Studio,+eac+building+palmera+ave,+corner+Ortigas+Ave+Ext,+Taytay,+Rizal/@14.5904256,121.0876885,14z/data=!4m13!4m12!1m5!1m1!1s0x3397c819abf9fa0f:0xd6de5ad44fb87ee1!2m2!1d121.0598466!2d14.5910608!1m5!1m1!1s0x3397c78a005619ed:0xc848db3d15526354!2m2!1d121.1418759!2d14.5785833

    Collab Studio is located in the first building on the right side of Palmera 1 Subd.

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  • WordPress for Bloggers

    Barhead

    Our September meetup will be all about “WordPress for Bloggers”.

    If you have a WordPress blog, or you’re thinking of starting one then you should definitely attend this meetup. We’ll hear from experienced bloggers and writers, talk about the best ways to setup your WordPress site, and share tips and best practices to get the most out of your WordPress blog.

    We'll also have lightning talks and open discussions at the later part of the event (if time permits).

    Speaker slots still available, submit topics here: https://airtable.com/shrmTG6kBfCPxLID4

    After every meetup, we’ll have our usual social and networking activities where you can chat, connect and interact with other WordPress users and professionals.

    All our events are organized by our community volunteers. If you would like to be part of the WordPress volunteer team please fill up the form here: https://forms.gle/romFAhSbu8dsywnh6

    ADMISSION IS FREE. We do not provide certificates for any of our monthly meetups.

    RSVP Guidelines:
    - Slots are limited and venue security is strict, so be sure to sign up with - your FULL NAME (and actual photo) on your meetup account.
    - Once you sign up, you will first be added to the wait-list then our volunteers will process your RSVP request.
    - No walk-ins for this event, so signup early!

    What to Bring:
    1. A valid ID for registration (required).
    2. A jacket or sweater (in case you get cold).
    3. Your personal water bottle (for when you get thirsty)
    4. If you’re participating in any hands-on activities, kindly bring your own laptop. You may also want to bring an extension cord, and mobile internet device.

    Thank you to our Venue Sponsor for this meetup:
    Recruitday
    https://www.recruitday.com/

  • WordPress, Internet, at Wikang Pambansa

    UP School of Urban and Regional Planning

    Paanyaya sa isang Panayam-Worksyap

    Mga paksa:

    1. Mga Usapin sa Wikang Filipino bilang Wikang Pambansa (Prop Schedar Jocson)
    2. Kinomisyong Salin ng Malikhaing Akda (Dr. Vladimeir B. Gonzales)
    3. Pagsasalin sa Panahon ng Migrasyon (Abet Umil)
    4. Ang Usapin ng Pagsasaling Teknikal sa Internet (Prop. Eilene Narvaez)
    5. Woke vs. Stan: Wikang Filipino sa Panahong Milenyal, Digital at Neoliberal (Prop Michael Andrada)
    6. WordPress Para sa mga Kwentong Pinoy (Sarah Cada, Automattic)
    7. Lokalisasyon sa Mozilla (Bob Reyes, Mozilla Firefox)
    8. CyberSekyu: Seguridad sa WordPress at Internet (Jason Bruno, WordPress Baguio)
    9. Worksyap sa Pagsasalin ng WordPress (Carl Alberto, Pantheon)

    Halina at makibahagi sa panayam-worksyap! Bukas at libre para sa lahat ng mag-aaral (loob at labas ng U.P.), manunulat, mga publisher, at lahat ng gumagamit o gustong matuto ng WordPress.

    MAHALAGANG PAALALA
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    Dahil sa limitadong mga upuan, maaring mag-RSVP dito sa meetup.com ang mga gustong lumahok. Ilagay kumpletong impormasyon at ang buong pangalan. Magdala ng Valid ID sa takdang araw.

    Sa mga nais makibahagi sa Worksyap sa Pagsasalin, maaring magdala ng sariling laptop at backup mobile Internet kung sakaling mabagal ang koneksyon sa lugar na pagdadausan.

    Agosto 31,[masked]:00 AM–5:00 PM
    Cariño Multipurpose Hall
    School of Urban and Regional Planning
    U.P. Diliman, Quezon City
    Map: https://goo.gl/maps/9AhDddwzw48hsXND9

    Sa pakikipag-ugnayan ng
    - WordPress User Group PH
    - WordPress Manila Meetup
    - UP Departamento ng Filipino at Panitikan ng Pilipinas (UP DFPP)
    - UP Sentro ng Wikang Pilipino

    #BuwanNgWika #WordPress #wpugph #wpmanila

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