What we're about

We are a community of WordPress users in various forms; business owners, developers, designers, bloggers, startups and publishers. We get together every month in different areas of Ijebu to network, solve/discuss WordPress challenges, learn, and share WordPress knowledge.

This community is open to all who use WordPress. Whether you are a beginner or an expert --- join us!

The WordPress Nigerian community has a Slack workspace for virtual support and networking, join here: http://bit.ly/wpnaija

Our only criteria for being a part of our community is for you to follow the five good-faith rules from the global meetup organizer handbook. Find it here: https://make.wordpress.org/community/handbook/meetup-organizer/welcome/

Upcoming events (3)

WordSesh Viewing Party - Potluck Style

Uwani Hub, Geobajas Hotel

WordPress Ijebu Community is organizing a Watch Party for WordSesh. WordSesh is a virtual conference for WordPress developers from around the world on Wednesday, September 25th, 2019. For more info and schedule https://wordsesh.com/ The entry to Viewing Party is FREE. The participants can participate in chat, have access to recordings after the event and receive virtual swag after buying the ticket for the event. Thank You WordSesh for allowing us to have this Watch Party. Thank You Uwani Hub for allowing us to use your hub for the Watch Party free of cost. Attendees will have to order and buy their own food. Beverages are provided free.

Introduction to Open Source

Needs a location

What do people mean when they use the term Open Source when referring to software? This workshop will cover that question as well as what the GPL software license provides, why WordPress is an open-source project, and how this is important for both the users of WordPress and the contributors to WordPress. We will be covering: - What is Open Source Software and what does it really mean? - Different Open Source licenses and how they can be used. - How free, open software can help cut major operating costs off your business and increase profits. - How major organisations use Open Source software to achieve their business goals. - The importance of Open Source software and the people who contribute to them. - How to contribute to such software. - The WordPress open source CMS (Content Management System) - How to make a living from Open Source software and many more. Location: To be Decided. If you would like to participate as an event host or have any feedback, please send a mail to [masked]

Learn How To Create A Website Using WordPress (WordPress 101)

Uwani Hub, Geobajas Hotel

WordPress is an open-source content management system (CMS) tool and it's by far the simplest, most popular way to create your website or blog. This explains why WordPress powers more than 30% of all the websites on the internet. That means more than 1 out of 4 websites that you visit are likely powered by WordPress. This meetup will present a step by step guide on how to create a fully functional website using WordPress within 2 hours. Additional details: Installing WordPress Installing themes & plugins Widgets

Past Events

JavaScript for Beginners Workshop - Watch Party

Uwani Hub, Geobajas Hotel

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