WoWPNYC: Intimidated by the NEW WordPress? A beginner's workshop for you!

WordPress NYC Meetup Group
WordPress NYC Meetup Group
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ABOUT WoWPNYC EVENTS: Our goal is to support women (and those who identify as women) developers, designers, and bloggers who are invested in their desires of using the WordPress platform for professional and personal goals.

Calling all women of WordPress.

Are you curious about Gutenberg and have not used it yet? You are not the only one nervous to take the plunge. Attend our beginner's workshop on understanding Gutenberg, aka 'the block'.

With this workshop you'll leave with these three takeaways:

1. How the Gutenberg editor is different from classic editor.
2. What is a block and how to work with it.
3. A demo showing how to create a simple page.

SPEAKER: Meryl Randman

Meryl started her career designing for some of the world’s most popular brand’s — ABC-TV, Martha Stewart Living, ESPN, Time Magazine and more. Presently Meryl runs an agency that specializes in developing WordPress websites the are both informative and revenue-generating. You can learn more about Meryl at

EVENT HOST: Gayle Goodman

LOCATION: Gumley Haft. Gumley Haft is a 30-year-old property management company that in the last two years has upped its online marketing activities, like all other small to mid-size businesses. We use Word Press for our new website, launched in June 2018. And now ready for new steps into Gutenberg.

ADDRESS: 415 Madison Ave between 48th and 49th Streets, 5th Floor


Sign In: 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Presentation: 6:30pm - 7:15pm
Networking and departure: 7:15pm - 7:45pm

SIGN LANGUAGE INTERPRETER: 4 days notice is greatly appreciated when requesting a translator or transcriptionist. Leave your request on this event page by end of business day (4:30pm) Monday, May 27th 2019. We will always do our best to make accommodations.

Missed RSVPing? We're disappointed, too! If you missed RSVPing for this event and want to attend leave a comment on Wednesday, May 29th 2019 only requesting available spots. Requests for a spot will be responded to only on that date. This simplifies attendance for e information. Thank you!