WordPress Meetup (April 2019)


== Venue ==
General Assembly @ Spacemob
8 Claymore Hill, Singapore[masked] · Singapore

== Talks ==
Talk 1: Practical ways for extending your website with custom fields
- How to add custom fields to extend WordPress​
- Integrate with your favourite page builder
- Integrate with your user fields for a custom author box
- Integrate with a custom post type to make your own directory listing
Speaker: Shaan Nicol, ChillyBin

Talk 2: Writing your own web application in WordPress
- .. and look nothing like WordPress.
- User authentication
- User authorisation (access rights management)
- Adapts to any screen size
- Next step: membership fees
Speaker: KANG Ghee Keong. Self-employed

== 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 ==
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 & eat deli hub high tea
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

== Venue Sponsor ==
Big thanks to General Assembly - https://generalassemb.ly/locations/singapore

== Food & Drink Sponsor ==
Big thanks to UpCloud - https://upcloud.com

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

== Important to know ==
Please bring along a ​photo ID

== 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.

== Facebook ==
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== #hashtag ==
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