- WordPress block editor (Gutenberg) for small businesses
First 15 minutes - networking. The new block editor provides an array of options for small businesses. From creating new landing pages to making simple changes to your site, the new editor makes it very easy and simple. I will walk you through the powerful features of the block editor, show you how to use it to whip up impressive pages and some free tools that you can use to add more features to the block editor.
- Improving WordPress Search: Help your readers find the content they need
Presentation by Dave Kuhar. First 15 minutes - Networking 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 your site and present a few of the tools available to get you there. Options to be covered: SearchWP, Relevanssi, FacetWP, Toolset, Google Custom Search Engine.
- Embedding a Web Application Within WordPress
First 15 minutes - Networking Presentation by Carol Mattsson. Carol will talk about embedding a standalone web application in WordPress. Presentation followed by Q&A. If time permits, we can do a quick walk through of the block editor.
- How to choose a WordPress theme for your website
There are a number of WordPress themes - both free and premium for any type of website. How do you choose the best theme for your site? I will walk you through choosing a theme for your site, installing the theme and figuring out how to make it look like the demo.
- WordPress Help Desk Meetup
Working on a WordPress site, but you've run into some questions? Bring your laptop & your questions and join us! This is the first meetup for Cupertino WordPress Meetup. This Help Desk session will be informal, with a variety of topics discussed. We will be helping each other out while we tackle problems and issues together. You might learn about the plugin or theme that is just right for your project or get the answer to a question that's been holding your project back. This group is for anyone using WordPress from beginners to business owners to 'dev-signers' to developers. All are welcome! Any ideas or topics for future meetups are welcome.