• WordPress 5.0 + Child Themes: What are they good for
    Welcome to the tenth Meetup event for WordPress Port Macquarie in 2018! Agenda: This month, Robey will be discussing WordPress 5.0, which now has a tentative release schedule. While Jake will cover how Themes work in WordPress and the benefits of a Child Theme. Cost: These Meetups are FREE to attend and include food (pizza) – let us know of any dietary needs. Please RSVP if you plan on coming so we know how much food to provide. Special thanks goes to our sponsors Conetix (https://www.conetix.com.au/) and Plesk (https://www.plesk.com/) who allow us to provide food and drinks to our attendees for free. Location: The Port Macquarie Hastings Council have opened up a co-working space called The HUB at 143 Gordon Street, Port Macquarie. Questions: If you have any questions or suggestions about these meetups, you can contact me at [masked] or message me through meetup.com Meetup Organisers: Robey Lawrence Mel Lawrence Jake Jackson

    The Hub

    143 Gordon St · Port Macquarie

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  • Software to Save Time and Increase Productivity
    Welcome to the ninth Meetup event for WordPress Port Macquarie in 2018! Agenda: This month, we'll be going over a range of software/services to save you time, and increase your productivity. Cost: These Meetups are FREE to attend and include food (pizza) – let us know of any dietary needs. Please RSVP if you plan on coming so we know how much food to provide. Special thanks goes to our sponsors Conetix (https://www.conetix.com.au/) and Plesk (https://www.plesk.com/) who allow us to provide food and drinks to our attendees for free. Location: The Port Macquarie Hastings Council have opened up a co-working space called The HUB at 143 Gordon Street, Port Macquarie. Questions: If you have any questions or suggestions about these meetups, you can contact me at [masked] or message me through meetup.com Meetup Organisers: Robey Lawrence Mel Lawrence Jake Jackson

    The Hub

    143 Gordon St · Port Macquarie

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  • Solving Problems with Code
    Welcome to the eighth Meetup event for WordPress Port Macquarie in 2018! Agenda: This month, co-organiser Jake Jackson will be discussing how you solve problems using code. You'll learn how to break down a problem into its core fundamental components. We'll then take that blueprint and, step-by-step, write the code necessary to solve the initial problem. Finally, we'll integrate your program into WordPress! Cool, huh? Cost: These Meetups are FREE to attend and include food (pizza) – let us know of any dietary needs. Please RSVP if you plan on coming so we know how much food to provide. Special thanks goes to our sponsors Conetix (https://www.conetix.com.au/) and Plesk (https://www.plesk.com/) who allow us to provide food and drinks to our attendees for free. Location: The Port Macquarie Hastings Council have opened up a co-working space called The HUB at 143 Gordon Street, Port Macquarie. Questions: If you have any questions or suggestions about these meetups, you can contact me at [masked] or message me through meetup.com Meetup Organisers: Robey Lawrence Mel Lawrence Jake Jackson

    The Hub

    143 Gordon St · Port Macquarie

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  • SEO Gains Through Intelligent WordPress Hosting
    Welcome to the seventh Meetup event for WordPress Port Macquarie in 2018! Agenda: This month, Jamin Andrews from Conetix web hosting in Brisbane, one of our awesome sponsors, will be coming to talk to us about how your website hosting can play a big part in your website's SEO. Cost: These Meetups are FREE to attend and include food (pizza) – let us know of any dietary needs. Please RSVP if you plan on coming so we know how much food to provide. Special thanks goes to our sponsors Conetix (https://www.conetix.com.au/) and Plesk (https://www.plesk.com/) who allow us to provide food and drinks to our attendees for free. Location: The Port Macquarie Hastings Council have opened up a co-working space called The HUB at 143 Gordon Street, Port Macquarie. Questions: If you have any questions or suggestions about these meetups, you can contact me at [masked] or message me through meetup.com Meetup Organisers: Robey Lawrence Mel Lawrence Jake Jackson

    The Hub

    143 Gordon St · Port Macquarie

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  • How to Craft the Perfect Blog Post
    Welcome to the sixth Meetup event for WordPress Port Macquarie in 2018! Agenda: This month, we'll be going over the process of crafting the perfect blog post for your business. From using the correct language to finding a great image to compliment your content. Cost: These Meetups are FREE to attend and include food (pizza) – let us know of any dietary needs. Please RSVP if you plan on coming so we know how much food to provide. Special thanks goes to our sponsors Conetix (https://www.conetix.com.au/) and Plesk (https://www.plesk.com/) who allow us to provide food and drinks to our attendees for free. Location: The Port Macquarie Hastings Council have opened up a co-working space called The HUB at 143 Gordon Street, Port Macquarie. Questions: If you have any questions or suggestions about these meetups, you can contact me at [masked] or message me through meetup.com Meetup Organisers: Robey Lawrence Mel Lawrence Jake Jackson

    The Hub

    143 Gordon St · Port Macquarie

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  • WordPress' 15th Birthday + Show & Tell
    Welcome to the fifth Meetup event for WordPress Port Macquarie in 2018! Agenda: This month, we'll be going through a bit of WordPress' history and how it's evolved over the last 15 years. Yes, WordPress is now 15 years old, so we're going to dig up some old memories for its' birthday. We're also going to do a Show & Tell, where you can give us a peek at what you're working on at the moment, or something you've created in the past. I (Robey) might even show you the very first website I built with WordPress, yes, it's still live! Cost: These Meetups are FREE to attend and include food (pizza) – let us know of any dietary needs. Please RSVP if you plan on coming so we know how much food to provide. Special thanks goes to our sponsors Conetix (https://www.conetix.com.au/) and Plesk (https://www.plesk.com/) who allow us to provide food and drinks to our attendees for free. Location: The Port Macquarie Hastings Council have opened up a co-working space called The HUB at 143 Gordon Street, Port Macquarie. Questions: If you have any questions or suggestions about these meetups, you can contact me at [masked] or message me through meetup.com Meetup Organisers: Robey Lawrence Mel Lawrence Jake Jackson

    The Hub

    143 Gordon St · Port Macquarie

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  • Start Selling Your Digital Goods in 90 Minutes with Easy Digital Downloads
    Welcome to the fourth Meetup event for WordPress Port Macquarie in 2018! Agenda: This month, Jake will be teaching us about a free e-commerce plugin called Easy Digital Downloads and how it can be used to sell your digital products via PayPal. You'll learn how to formulate a plan to sell your digital goods online, and then execute that plan step-by-step, building a fully-functional WordPress website in 90 minutes. Cost: These Meetups are FREE to attend and include food (pizza) – let us know of any dietary needs. Please RSVP if you plan on coming so we know how much food to provide. Special thanks goes to our sponsors Conetix (https://www.conetix.com.au/) and Plesk (https://www.plesk.com/) who allow us to provide food and drinks to our attendees for free. Location: The Port Macquarie Hastings Council have opened up a co-working space called The HUB at 143 Gordon Street, Port Macquarie. Questions: If you have any questions or suggestions about these meetups, you can contact me at [masked] or message me through meetup.com Meetup Organisers: Robey Lawrence Mel Lawrence Jake Jackson What To Bring: If you would like to follow along, feel free to bring your laptop. A bottle of water is also handy.

    The Hub

    143 Gordon St · Port Macquarie

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  • CSS Basics - Style and Tweak Your Website's Design
    Welcome to the third Meetup event for WordPress Port Macquarie in 2018! Agenda: This month, Robey will be teaching us the basics of CSS, or Cascading StyleSheets, or "The code that makes the website look pretty". You'll see some practical examples of basic design tweaks you can make to your website using CSS. Like changing the background-colour of the menu bar, fine-tuning the spacing or weight of your typography, or adding a drop-shadow to elements on the page. Knowing a little bit of CSS can benefit especially when you want to change a specific thing on your website but there are no settings in your theme to manage it. Cost: These Meetups will be FREE to attend and include food (pizza) – let us know of any dietary needs. Please RSVP if you plan on coming so we know how much food to provide. Special thanks goes to our sponsors Conetix (https://www.conetix.com.au/) and Plesk (https://www.plesk.com/) who allow us to provide food and drinks to our attendees for free. Location: We're at a new location this year! The Port Macquarie Hastings Council have opened up a co-working space called The HUB at 143 Gordon Street, Port Macquarie. Questions: If you have any questions or suggestions about these meetups, you can contact me at [masked] or message me through meetup.com Meetup Organisers: Robey Lawrence Mel Lawrence Jake Jackson What To Bring: If you would like to follow along, feel free to bring along your laptop.

    The Hub

    143 Gordon St · Port Macquarie

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  • Make Your Website Accessible
    Welcome to the second Meetup event for WordPress Port Macquarie in 2018! Agenda: This month, we will be going over website accessibility and some important considerations many website owners overlook or don't know about. For example, using large buttons to cater for people with decreased vision or mouse precision. (and many more) Cost: These Meetups will be FREE to attend and include food (pizza) – let us know of any dietary needs. Please RSVP if you plan on coming so we know how much food to provide. Special thanks goes to our sponsors Conetix (https://www.conetix.com.au/) and Plesk (https://www.plesk.com/) who allow us to provide food and drinks to our attendees for free. Location: We're at a new location this year! The Port Macquarie Hastings Council have opened up a co-working space called The HUB at 143 Gordon Street, Port Macquarie. Questions: If you have any questions or suggestions about these meetups, you can contact me at [masked] or message me through meetup.com Meetup Organisers: Robey Lawrence Mel Lawrence Jake Jackson What To Bring: Notebook. laptop/tablet optional. Wifi access available.

    The Hub

    143 Gordon St · Port Macquarie

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  • Gutenberg 2.0: A Revisit of WordPress' Block Builder Featured Plugin
    Welcome to the first Meetup event for WordPress Port Macquarie in 2018! Agenda: We'll be revisiting the Gutenberg Featured Plugin at this Meetup. Gutenberg is the codename used for WordPress' new post/page editor that aims to be integrated into WordPress 5.0. Cost: These Meetups will be FREE to attend and include food (pizza) – let us know of any dietary needs. Please RSVP if you plan on coming so we know how much food to provide. Special thanks goes to our sponsors Conetix (https://www.conetix.com.au/) and Plesk (https://www.plesk.com/) who allow us to provide food and drinks to our attendees for free. Location: We're at a new location this year! The Port Macquarie Hastings Council have opened up a co-working space called The HUB at 25 Gore Street, Port Macquarie. Special thanks goes to our sponsor Bearded Friend (https://beardedfriend.com/) for covering the venue hire fees. Questions: If you have any questions or suggestions about these meetups, you can contact me at [masked] or message me through meetup.com Meetup Organisers: Robey Lawrence Mel Lawrence Jake Jackson

    The HUB

    25 Gore St · Port Macquarie

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