WP Ann Arbor May 2014 - WordPress & SEO

WordPress Ann Arbor
WordPress Ann Arbor
Public group

Room 2001 LSA Building

500 S State Street · Ann Arbor, MI

How to find us

Room 2001 is on the 2nd floor of the LSA Building, 500 S State St, Ann Arbor.

Location image of event venue


For our May meetup, we'll be talking about making your WordPress website more search engine friendly.

Speakers & Topic

Declan O'Neill, Ross Johnson, & Justin Ferriman will be discussing the following topics:

• Overview of popular SEO Plugins

• How to configure Yoast SEO Plugin.

• Page Titles & Descriptions.

• Generating Content/Blog posts.

• Google Quality Guidelines (Hummingbird, Penguin, & Panda)

• Rich Snippets and structured Data

Talk Level:

• Beginner to Intermediate

Call for Topics & Speakers:

If you have a topic you would like us to cover, please let us know. Also, we are always looking for new speakers to talk about WordPress related topics, if you, or you know someone who would like to speak, please get in touch (http://wordpressannarbor.com/contact/).

Location (Room 2001, LSA Building, 500 S State Street)

Room 2001 is on the 2nd floor of the LSA Building (http://campusinfo.umich.edu/campusmap/87) (1 floor above the ground floor), directly off the 2nd floor lobby. You can enter either from State Street (the front of the building) or from Maynard Street (the rear of the building). The doors will remain unlocked until 7pm, but we'll post signs on the doors directing you where to go and including a contact cell phone number.


It may be possible to park in the small visitor lot directly behind the LSA Building, on Maynard Street, or in the lot next to the Student Activities Building if spaces are available. Street parking and University Blue-lot parking should be free from 6pm on; carefully check the posted signs. But parking will definitely be available in the City of Ann Arbor Maynard Street parking structure, 1 block away, for $1.20/hour. More parking options are available on the map (http://campusinfo.umich.edu/campusmap/87), if you click on the (P) icon.