WordPress Meetup (December 2018)


== Venue ==
General Assembly
8 Claymore Hill
Level 3 Classroom 4

== Talks ==
Talk #1: Creating and managing a community using WordPress
In this talk, I will discuss how we built and manage our WP-powered website, JustRunLah!, that now has over 150 authors and 80,000 registered WP users. We will go through some essential -free- plugins, and good practices to engage and communicate with the community members.
Speaker: Andreas Karampatzakis, JustRunLah! - JustConnect Pte Ltd

Talk #2: Building your first post with Gutenberg
Now that Gutenberg has been released with WordPress 5.0, Shaan will run through creating a delicious looking blog post using the new default editor.
Speaker: Shaan Nicol, ChillyBin WordPress Web Design

== Target Audience ==
The talks this month are aimed at a non-tech/business audience. They do not require any advanced or development (coding) knowledge of WordPress.

== RSVP's ==
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
7:30pm - 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

== Sponsors ==
General Assembly - https://generalassemb.ly

General Assembly is a pioneer in education and career transformation, specializing in today’s most in-demand skills. The leading source for training, staffing, and career transitions, we foster a flourishing community of professionals pursuing careers they love.

== What to bring ==
Yourself and lots of questions.

== Important to know ==
You may be required to bring a photo ID for identification at the lobby.

== 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 posting on social media sites.

== 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 Group: https://sgwp.slack.com/
Instructions to join: https://wpug.sg/join-us-on-slack/

== Facebook ==
Join our Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/wordpress.sg/

== #hashtag ==
Use the hashtag #WordPressSG when posting any updates