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If you love to design and build blogs and CMS sites with WordPress this is the group for you. Down and dirty technical talk about WordPress php and CSS - Themes and plugins. Let's help each other solve our challenges and create friendships and a community as well.

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Improving WordPress Search

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Agenda: Improving WordPress Search: Help your readers find the content they need Networking: first 15 minutes with introductions Presentation: 1 hour Presentation details: The built-in search function for WordPress, while much improved from earlier versions, may still be falling short of what you need for your site. There are several options for improving upon this. We'll look at whether it's worth pursuing a more robust search functions for you site and present a few of the tools available to get you there. More details to come... TBD WordPress challenges and solutions discussion by all: 30 minutes Meet in the computer trainer room. Slides decks and other speaker provided information, if available, will be in this Google Drive Folder, search by date. https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B7Px0-AMFEq6UW43dkdvOUxHWE0 Thanks to Sponsorship from WordPress (Automatic) there is no fee for our members

Building a Membership Site Using Free WordPress Plugins

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Speaker: Chandrika Guntur - Chandrika Guntur is a freelance WordPress developer. She works with small businesses and individuals to provide custom WordPress solutions for their businesses. She started working with WordPress in 2011. She started the Cupertino WordPress Meetup in Jan 2019. She is part of the Diversity Outreach Speaker Training project where they run workshops to help more women speak at WordCamps. In her free time, she loves to read and spend time with her family. Networking: first 15 minutes with introductions Presentation: 1 hour WordPress challenges and solutions discussion by all: 30 minutes Meet in the computer trainer room. Slides decks and other speaker provided information, if available, will be in this Google Drive Folder, search by date. https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B7Px0-AMFEq6UW43dkdvOUxHWE0 Thanks to Sponsorship from WordPress (Automatic) there is no fee for our members

An Exposé of Street-mapping Plugins

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Speaker: Gary Garchar, Gary is the founder and organizer of WordPress-Saratoga which has its meetup on the 3rd Thursday of every month at 1:15 PM. Before that, he did contract programming for Adobe and Apple, tested printers for Epson and NEC, and wrote software for the infamous database company Ashton-Tate. Outside of hacking code and reading the classics, he enjoys exploring California's unbeaten paths. Networking: first 15 minutes with introductions Presentation: 1 hour Presentation details: Maybe your contact page needs to show a map with your address. That's easy; you know how to do that. But, what if your website visitor needs to find where all the places of interest are located, and the assortment of places changes dynamically? A street-mapping plugin probably exists to do that for you, but how do you find the right one? There are almost 200 free street-mapping plugins in the wordpress.org repository. What are the pros & cons of each? How do they vary in functionality and features? Which one is ​best for you? "Maps are the most condensed humanized spaces of all. They make the landscape fit indoors." -Robert Harbison WordPress challenges and solutions discussion by all: 30 minutes Meet in the computer trainer room. Slides decks and other speaker provided information, if available, will be in this Google Drive Folder, search by date. https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B7Px0-AMFEq6UW43dkdvOUxHWE0 Thanks to Sponsorship from WordPress (Automatic) there is no fee for our members

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Milpitas Community Library

Agenda: Networking: first 15 minutes with introductions Presentation: 1 hour Presentation details: TBD WordPress challenges and solutions discussion by all: 30 minutes Meet in the computer trainer room. Slides decks and other speaker provided information, if available, will be in this Google Drive Folder, search by date. https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B7Px0-AMFEq6UW43dkdvOUxHWE0 Thanks to Sponsorship from WordPress (Automatic) there is no fee for our members

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Wordpress Hosting Environments- What You Need To Know

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