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WordPress Essex Meetup - November 2018
Join us for the last WordPress Essex Meetup of 2018! This month we'll be looking at some useful plugins when developing websites. Plus, we'll have an open discussion so you can set the agenda on the WordPress topics that matter to you. We're in our normal room in the Lord Ashcroft Building MAB 116. Find out more about the WordPress Essex Meetup at # Plugins Uncovered We all have our favourite go-to plugins, often using them repeatedly on our client projects. We may have plugins we've used for years, or sometimes we come across handy plugins by chance. In this session, Mike Pead will demonstrate a few plugins he regularly uses, which are useful for all levels of abilities. Feel free to share your suggestions too! Presented by Mike Pead. Mike works at Primary Image (, a WordPress design agency based in Southend-on-Sea, who support businesses of all sizes across the UK. Follow him at @mikepead ( # Open Discussion We'll end the year with an open discussion on WordPress, so it's over to you! This could include ways of improving your website, streamlining your workflow, growing your business, or preparing for the imminent launch of WordPress 5.0 and the new Gutenberg editor! Running Order (STC): 18:30 - Arrive for networking 19:00 - Opening remarks 19:05 - wp_update_post 19:15 - First session: Plugins Uncovered 20:00 - Second session: Open discussion 20:50 - Closing remarks 21:00 - Social /* How to find us -----*/ The Anglia Ruskin University website has a comprehensive list of way to access the venue ( • Car - The University car parks are free after 16:30. Sawyers Car Park ( is the closest, just off Hoffmanns Way. • Train - The Chelmsford Train Station is an 11 min. walk to the venue. See this map ( • Bus - Regular bus services run to and from the venue. /* Code of conduct -----*/ The WordPress Essex Meetup is intended to be a safe, judgemental free event for the local WordPress community to come together, share knowledge and grow. We have a code of conduct ( that all attendees, speakers, volunteers, and organisers are expected to abide by. /* Sponsors & Supporters -----*/ This event is supported by Blue 37 ( - a strategic-thinking team of digital experts with a creative edge, and Primary Image ( - a WordPress web design agency based in Southend-on-Sea.

Anglia Ruskin University

Bishop Hall Ln, Chelmsford · CM1 1SQ

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    Welcome to the WordPress Essex Meetup ( #WPESSEX.

    WordPress Essex is a monthly meetup for developers, designers, business owners and users of WordPress. Held the third Thursday of every month.

    The format is usually 2-3 talks, an open Q&A session, followed by more networking and socialising at a local bar.

    It's a great place to share ideas, techniques and meet other WordPress lovers.

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