• WordPress Meetup - LOCATION CHANGE: Meridian City Hall

    Meridian City Hall

    AGENDA: This will be a multi-part meetup. We'll start out with a short presentation, and then move into a "happiness bar" with tables devoted to different areas of discussion. *Lightning Talk Speaker = Diving Into Google Analytics Without Getting Overwhelmed. Ashley Chadwick's 15-minute presentation with discuss the value of analytics data and how it can inform decision-making for your website. She will touch on points relevant to you whether you simply edit content on your site or are a professional designer, developer, etc. *Happiness Bar = This is a great way to get any questions answered, or simply network with other 'Pressers. Topics include: Coding/Dev; SEO/Marketing/Blogging; New to WP/basic use (Dashboard). BRING: 1. Yourself, your questions, and your expertise. Please come! 2. Laptop or tablet (optional). 3. Business cards to share. 4. Friends, co-workers, etc. Anyone interested in WP! LOCATION CHANGE: Meridian City Hall, Room A. ABOUT: We are a group of WordPress developers, designers and publishers who get together to share knowledge and experience, and to meet other WordPress users in the area. This WordPress meetup is open to all who love WordPress. Join us! We will talk about hosting, installing WP, the WP admin interface, themes, plugins, making money with WP, business practices, support, teaching and learning WP, e-commerce, and lots more. Different subjects each month. NOTE: Food is provided, either a snack or light lunch, on a rotating schedule. RELEASE FROM LIABILITY: In consideration of the risk to injury while participating in our events and online communities, and as consideration for the right to participate, each participant agrees to abide by the WordPress Code of Conduct and organizer instructions. By attending events or participating online, each participant agrees and recognizes they’re participating entirely at their own risk, which may include but are not limited to physical or psychological injury, pain, suffering, illness, disfigurement, disability, economic or emotional loss and death. Each participant agrees to waive any right to bring legal action against organizers, venues, community sponsors and volunteers or hold them financially responsible for personal injury or property damage.

  • WordPress Meetup - MERIDIAN CITY HALL

    Meridian City Hall

    Join us in-person on the first Thursday of each month! AGENDA: *Happiness Bar = This is a great way to get any questions answered, or simply network with other 'Pressers. Topics include: Coding/Dev; SEO/Marketing/Blogging; New to WP/basic use (Dashboard). *Speaker = TBD. If you'd like to be a presenter, please contact one of the hosts with info on the topic(s) you'd like to share with the group. BRING: 1. Yourself, your questions, and your expertise. Please come! 2. Laptop or tablet (optional). 3. Business cards to share. 4. Friends, co-workers, etc. Anyone interested in WP! LOCATION CHANGE: Meridian City Hall, Room A. ABOUT: We are a group of WordPress developers, designers and publishers who get together to share knowledge and experience, and to meet other WordPress users in the area. This WordPress meetup is open to all who love WordPress. Join us! We will talk about hosting, installing WP, the WP admin interface, themes, plugins, making money with WP, business practices, support, teaching and learning WP, e-commerce, and lots more. Different subjects each month. NOTE: Food is provided, either a snack or light lunch, on a rotating schedule. RELEASE FROM LIABILITY: In consideration of the risk to injury while participating in our events and online communities, and as consideration for the right to participate, each participant agrees to abide by the WordPress Code of Conduct and organizer instructions. By attending events or participating online, each participant agrees and recognizes they’re participating entirely at their own risk, which may include but are not limited to physical or psychological injury, pain, suffering, illness, disfigurement, disability, economic or emotional loss and death. Each participant agrees to waive any right to bring legal action against organizers, venues, community sponsors and volunteers or hold them financially responsible for personal injury or property damage.

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  • Introduction to Plugins

    Trailhead Boise

    In this meetup, we'll discuss all things plugins. As usual, we'll have a half hour or so dedicated to answering your questions. Then, around 6:30 we'll dive into plugins. Part 1 (first half hour) is a general overview of what plugins are, how to choose, install and manage plugins, and how they can be used to extend the functionality of your website. Part 2 (second hour) will be a deeper look into how plugins work, basics for creating your first plugin, and how to get started with writing a simple plugin.

  • Meridian August WordPress Meetup

    Meridian Library District

    AGENDA: This will be a multi-part meetup. We'll start out with a short presentation, and then move into a "happiness bar" with tables devoted to different areas of discussion. *Presentation = Shared, private, or cloud hosting? What's the difference and does it matter? Matt Selby's 15-minute lightning talk will provide context and definitions of different hosting options. *Happiness Bar = This is a great way to get any questions answered, or simply network with other 'Pressers. Topics include: Coding/Dev; SEO/Marketing/Blogging; New to WP/basic use (Dashboard). LOCATION: The August Meridian Meetup will be meeting at the Meridian Library District, 1326 W Cherry Lane, Meridian 83642. BRING: 1. Yourself, your questions, and your expertise. Please come! 2. Laptop or tablet (optional). 3. Business cards to share. 4. Friends, co-workers, etc. Anyone interested in WP! NOTE: Food is provided, either a snack or light lunch, on a rotating schedule. ABOUT: We are a group of WordPress developers, designers and publishers who get together to share knowledge and experience, and to meet other WordPress users in the area. This WordPress meetup is open to all who love WordPress. Join us! We will talk about hosting, installing WP, the WP admin interface, themes, plugins, making money with WP, business practices, support, teaching and learning WP, e-commerce, and lots more. Different subjects each month. RELEASE FROM LIABILITY: In consideration of the risk to injury while participating in our events and online communities, and as consideration for the right to participate, each participant agrees to abide by the WordPress Code of Conduct and organizer instructions. By attending events or participating online, each participant agrees and recognizes they’re participating entirely at their own risk, which may include but are not limited to physical or psychological injury, pain, suffering, illness, disfigurement, disability, economic or emotional loss and death. Each participant agrees to waive any right to bring legal action against organizers, venues, community sponsors and volunteers or hold them financially responsible for personal injury or property damage.

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  • WordPress Working Group

    Trailhead Boise

    This meetup is a working group session, open to all skill levels. This month we'll be working on updating content and enhancing the Trailhead website. Be sure to bring a computer if you can.

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  • Image Management in WordPress

    Trailhead Boise

    ABOUT: We are a group of WordPress developers, designers and publishers who get together to share knowledge and experience, and to meet other WordPress users in the area. This WordPress meetup is open to all who love WordPress. Join us! We will talk about hosting, installing WP, the WP admin interface, themes, plugins, making money with WP, business practices, support, teaching and learning WP, e-commerce, and lots more. Different subjects each month. TOPIC: Learn how to handle images "the right way" in WordPress. This will be a somewhat opinionated demonstration of how the media library works, how to optimize images for SEO and performance, understand image sizes and thumbnails, etc. BRING: 1. Yourself, your questions, and your expertise. Please come! 2. Laptop or tablet (optional). 3. Business cards to share. 4. Friends, co-workers, etc. Anyone interested in WP! LOCATION: Trailhead Boise RELEASE FROM LIABILITY: In consideration of the risk to injury while participating in our events and online communities, and as consideration for the right to participate, each participant agrees to abide by the WordPress Code of Conduct and organizer instructions. By attending events or participating online, each participant agrees and recognizes they’re participating entirely at their own risk, which may include but are not limited to physical or psychological injury, pain, suffering, illness, disfigurement, disability, economic or emotional loss and death. Each participant agrees to waive any right to bring legal action against organizers, venues, community sponsors and volunteers or hold them financially responsible for personal injury or property damage.

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  • Meridian Monthly WordPress Meetup

    Meridian Library District

    Join us in-person on the 1st Thursday of each month! ABOUT: We are a group of WordPress developers, designers and publishers who get together to share knowledge and experience, and to meet other WordPress users in the area. This WordPress meetup is open to all who love WordPress. Join us! We will talk about hosting, installing WP, the WP admin interface, themes, plugins, making money with WP, business practices, support, teaching and learning WP, e-commerce, and lots more. Different subjects each month. TOPIC: TBD. If you'd like to be a presenter, please contact one of the hosts with info on the topic(s) you'd like to share with the group. BRING: 1. Yourself, your questions, and your expertise. Please come! 2. Laptop or tablet (optional). 3. Business cards to share. 4. Friends, co-workers, etc. Anyone interested in WP! NOTE: Food is provided, either a snack or light lunch, on a rotating schedule. LOCATION: TBD RELEASE FROM LIABILITY: In consideration of the risk to injury while participating in our events and online communities, and as consideration for the right to participate, each participant agrees to abide by the WordPress Code of Conduct and organizer instructions. By attending events or participating online, each participant agrees and recognizes they’re participating entirely at their own risk, which may include but are not limited to physical or psychological injury, pain, suffering, illness, disfigurement, disability, economic or emotional loss and death. Each participant agrees to waive any right to bring legal action against organizers, venues, community sponsors and volunteers or hold them financially responsible for personal injury or property damage.

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  • Building a WordPress Website Together

    Trailhead Boise

    This will be a working session, there isn't a presentation, rather this will be a hands on session where we'll all work together on the same WP website. For the next few months we'll work on the wpboise.org website. This is open to people of all skill levels of WordPress; we need help with everything from content, ui/ux, development and SEO (and everything in between).

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  • Local Development with Local by Flywheel - DOWNTOWN

    Trailhead Boise

    First hour: Happiness Bar! Get answers to all your burning questions. Second Hour: Local Development with Local by Flywheel - Presented by Matthew Selby. This presentation will cover: Overview of Local by Flywheel, and most useful features. Use Cases: When and why to use Local by Flywheel Live demonstration of Local by Flywheel Pushing & Pulling from Local to Live Add-ons

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  • Meridian Monthly WordPress Meetup

    Meridian Library District

    Come for the camaraderie, stay for the chocolate cake! AGENDA: * Happiness Bar = This is a great way to get any questions answered, or simply network with other 'Pressers. Topics include: Coding/Dev; SEO/Marketing/Blogging; New to WP/basic use (Dashboard). * Refreshments will include chocolate cake to celebrate Erin S.'s graduation from BYU-Idaho with her B.S. in Web Design & Development! * Possible presentation = TBD. BRING: 1. Yourself, your questions, and your expertise. Please come! 2. Laptop or tablet (optional). 3. Business cards to share. 4. Friends, co-workers, etc. Anyone interested in WP! ABOUT: We are a group of WordPress developers, designers and publishers who get together to share knowledge and experience, and to meet other WordPress users in the area. This WordPress meetup is open to all who love WordPress. Join us! We will talk about hosting, installing WP, the WP admin interface, themes, plugins, making money with WP, business practices, support, teaching and learning WP, e-commerce, and lots more. Different subjects each month. RELEASE FROM LIABILITY: In consideration of the risk to injury while participating in our events and online communities, and as consideration for the right to participate, each participant agrees to abide by the WordPress Code of Conduct and organizer instructions. By attending events or participating online, each participant agrees and recognizes they’re participating entirely at their own risk, which may include but are not limited to physical or psychological injury, pain, suffering, illness, disfigurement, disability, economic or emotional loss and death. Each participant agrees to waive any right to bring legal action against organizers, venues, community sponsors and volunteers or hold them financially responsible for personal injury or property damage.

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