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!
We're back in February, looking to see you all as we talk about building a high converting WooCommerce website.
== Venue ==
Classroom 3 @ General Assembly
79 Anson Rd, Level 20, Singapore[masked]
== Talks ==
Talk 1: Building a High-Converting WooCommerce Store
Conversion rate optimisation (CRO) is the process of convincing more people on your website to take action. In this talk, I will walk you through how to track customer behaviour, changes you can make to your homepage, best practices for site search, checkout optimisation as well as tips and tricks to increase your conversions.
Speaker: Shaan Nicol, ChillyBin Web Design
Talk 2: How to setup Yoast SEO
Yoast SEO is the most downloaded SEO plugin on the WordPress Repository with over 135million downloads and 10million active installs. We will run you through some of the best practice settings to enable/tweak for your website to get more visitors to your website.
== Target Audience ==
The talk this month is aimed at a general audience. They do not require any advanced or development (coding) knowledge of WordPress.
== RSVP's ==
We have limited space of 50, so please give up your RSVP if you cannot attend so that somebody else can come along.
== Agenda ==
On the night...
7:00pm - Arrive, network with others
7:15pm - Welcome & presentations
8:30pm - General questions - don't be afraid to ask anything - WordPress related of course
9:00pm - Finish & additional networking at the pub
== Venue Sponsor ==
== Food & Drink Sponsor ==
There may or may not be food. Honestly, don't expect any.
Come hungry for knowledge
== What to bring ==
Yourself and lots of questions.
== Important to know ==
Will update as needed.
== Permissions ==
Media from the events will be published to our social media channels upon presenter consent.
By attending you are giving us permission to include you in any photos or video recordings we make of the event and subsequent postings on social media sites. These photos or video recordings may appear in other media platforms if they request.
== Help ==
We're always looking for speakers and volunteers to help with our meetups! Please contact us if you're interested in helping out, know of a venue or would like to get involved as a sponsor.
== Slack ==
Join our Slack Workspace: https://sgwp.slack.com/
We use @chat.wordpress.org domain, as many other WordPress meetup groups do for their Slack Workspace.
To get the @chat.wordpress.org email address, you are required to sign up for a wordpress.org account. Thereafter proceed to https://make.wordpress.org/chat/ and check for your @chat.wordpress.org email address. Emails received at this address will be forwarded to the email account you sign up with at wordpress.org.
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