• WordPress Meetup - Tempe

    Endurance International Group

    AGENDA 6:30 pm Intros & Announcements 6:50 pm Idea Swap 7:00 pm Networking 7:20 pm Write your brand origin story: Who is the brand behind the logo? by Amber Pechin At the core of every superhero is their origin story. The things that happened to turn them into the hero they are today. Defining the origin story for your brand can help define who your brand is, behind the logo. Who is the hero of your brand? How do you save the day? This workshop has a plot twist that will change how you talk about your brand and how you think about your customers. 8:05 Show and Tell - Plugin demo with text to voice by Abhilash Chavala 8:25 pm Wrap-up 8:30 pm Adjourn!

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  • WooCommerce AZ RSVP: https://www.meetup.com/Phoenix-WooCommerce-Meetup-Group

    **DO NOT RSVP HERE** Our WooCommerce Meetup is official now! RSVP here: https://www.meetup.com/Phoenix-WooCommerce-Meetup-Group This WooCommerce Meetup is sponsored by WooCommerce, and Liquid Web Hosting, and Mode Effect.

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  • Advanced WordPress Developer Meetup

    Co+Hoots

    This is the local ADVANCED WordPress Developer meetup. Join us at the CO+HOOTS coworking offices at 6 PM on the last Thursday of every month for food, networking, and learning! 6:00 - Doors open, Networking, Food 6:30 - Introductions We like to ask a few questions to introduce yourself. Your name, who you work for and any new development skills you have learned recently. 6:45 - WordPress Security 101 - Mikey Veenstra Mike will be discussing the OWASP (Open Web Application Security Project) Top 10, and how they apply to WordPress to create secure Plugins and Themes. About Mikey: Mikey is a researcher, writer, and speaker who specializes in malware identification and taxonomy. He is passionate about information security, data privacy, and the open source community. He holds a GWAPT certification and is a member of the GIAC Advisory Board. As a Threat Analyst at Defiant, Mikey analyzes threat intelligence in order to provide up-to-date malware signatures and firewall rules to Wordfence users worldwide. Outside of his work he enjoys tabletop gaming and cooking, and dreams of starting a nonprofit to make DFIR more accessible to charities. Find Mikey on Twitter at @heyitsmikeyv 8:30 - Soft close, Networking 9:00 - You don't have to go home, but you can't stay here

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  • Northwest Valley - Arizona WordPress Group

    Elevate Coffee Co

    When? 6:30pm for the official meeting start, 5:30pm for the pre-meeting Help Me Hour Come early and bring your specific question and problems for 1-on-1 assistance. Experienced WordPress volunteers will be on-hand to help you solve them. Where? Elevate Coffee Company (http://www.elevatecoffee.com/) in the Norterra Shopping Center at Happy Valley & I-17 in the back by the Harkins Theater. Need directions? Here's a Google Map with the exact location (https://goo.gl/maps/Tm2tWsPdsty) **Our location is generously sponsored by: Defiant Inc., Makers of the WordFence Security plugin (https://www.wordfence.com/).** With all the other great WordPress Meetups, there is lots of fantastic content (which you should check out on the website (http://www.arizonawp.org)), so here is what you can expect from our meetups... Our focus is to help beginners to power-users with: • Fast/Convenient/Easy ways to work with WordPress (and still do it right) • What to do once you have a site (i.e. how to get people to your site, a.k.a. marketing) Of course, we are here to help you get all your WordPress questions answered too. Meeting Agenda --------------------------------------------------------------------------- 6:30pm Introductions: Who are you? What are you working on? What brings you to the meetup? 6:50pm Open Forum — This is the time to ask your questions, share a new favorite tool/plugin/website, blog or Instagram feed you follow or tell us about an upcoming event 7:10pm How to market like a drug dealer: Using great content to keep your customers coming back for more - Amber Pechin of Amplitude Media 7:50pm WordPress in 2019 - a roundtable discussion about the changing landscape of WordPress and what users of this platform are struggling with, challenged by or needing help with now. 8:30pm General networking, chit-chatting, cleanup, and head out. Elevate closes at 9PM, so we usually head over to a local restaurant for some snacks, beverages (adult and otherwise) and more great conversation.

  • WordPress Meetup - Tempe

    Endurance International Group

    AGENDA 6:30 pm Intros & Announcements 6:50 pm Idea Swap 7:00 pm Networking 7:20 pm Presentation (Content Creation) 8:00 pm Video Content Creation Case Study: The Journey 8:25 pm Wrap-up 8:30 pm Adjourn!

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  • WooCommerce AZ RSVP: https://www.meetup.com/Phoenix-WooCommerce-Meetup-Group

    **DO NOT RSVP HERE** Our WooCommerce Meetup is official now! RSVP here: https://www.meetup.com/Phoenix-WooCommerce-Meetup-Group This WooCommerce Meetup is sponsored by WooCommerce, and Liquid Web Hosting, and Mode Effect.

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  • Advanced WordPress Developer Meetup

    Co+Hoots

    This is the local ADVANCED WordPress Developer meetup. Join us at the CO+HOOTS coworking offices at 6 PM on the last Thursday of every month for food, networking, and learning! 6:00 - Doors open, Networking, Food 6:30 - Introductions We like to ask a few questions to introduce yourself. Your name, who you work for and any new development skills you have learned recently. 7:00 - Local Development Environments We'll discuss why it is important to have a local development environment, the different methods that exist including Lando, Local by Flywheel, Local DEV by Pantheon, Vagrant, and more. 8:30 - Soft close, Networking 9:00 - You don't have to go home, but you can't stay here

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  • Northwest Valley - Arizona WordPress Group

    Elevate Coffee Co

    5:30pm - Pre-Meeting Help Me Hour Come early and bring your specific question and problems for 1-on-1 assistance. Experienced WordPress volunteers will be on-hand to help you solve them. When? We meet the 4th Tuesday each month, 6:30pm is the official start but the pre-meeting "Help Me" Hour begins at 5:30pm. Where? Elevate Coffee Company (http://www.elevatecoffee.com/) in the Norterra Shopping Center at Happy Valley & I-17. Need directions? Here's a Google Map with the exact location (https://goo.gl/maps/Tm2tWsPdsty) **Our location is generously sponsored by: Defiant Inc., Makers of the WordFence Security plugin (https://www.wordfence.com/).** With all the other great WordPress Meetups, there is lots of fantastic content (which you should check out on the website (http://www.arizonawp.org)), so here is what you can expect from our meetups... Our focus is to help beginners to power-users with: • Fast/Convenient/Easy ways to work with WordPress (and still do it right) • What to do once you have a site (i.e. how to get people to your site, a.k.a. marketing) Of course, we are here to help you get all your WordPress questions answered too. Meeting Agenda --------------------------------------------------------------------------- 6:30pm Introductions: Who are you? What are you working on? What brings you to the meetup? 6:50pm Open Forum — This is the time to ask your questions, share a new favorite tool/plugin/website, blog or twitter feed you follow or tell us about an upcoming event 7:10pm Ana Melikian, PhD - How To Optimize Your LinkedIn Profile to Grow Your Business LinkedIn is a goldmine. Here are some important stats: - LinkedIn has over 630 million members. - 61 million LinkedIn members are senior-level influencers - 40 million LinkedIn members are in decision-making positions. - LinkedIn is the most-used social media platform amongst Fortune 500 companies. - 50% of B2B buyers use LinkedIn when making purchasing decisions - LinkedIn is used by 44% of Americans with an income of $75,000 or more - LinkedIn makes up more than 50% of all social traffic to B2B websites & blogs. - LinkedIn generates 3x more conversions than Twitter & Facebook In this information-packed presentation, Ana Melikian, Ph.D. will walk you through a 10-point checklist that will allow you to optimize your LinkedIn profile so that you can tap into this powerful professional network to grow your business. You will learn: 1- The critical elements of your LinkedIn Profile 2- How you can present yourself as an expert in your field with the right credibility builders in place 3- How to engage and build relationships with the right connections on LinkedIn. BIO: Ana Melikian, Ph.D., is Founder of Tech Tips for Coaches and Host of the Mindset Zone podcast that was featured in the Huffington Post's “15 Podcasts That Will Leave You Pondering Life’s Big Questions.” Ana is also an Elite-Level Book Yourself Solid® Certified Coach and specializes in helping coaches and other experts to enroll high-value clients using LinkedIn. 7:50pm Marc Benzakein - WPSiteSync https://wpsitesync.com/ Marc will demo WPSiteSync, the simplest way to move individual pages and posts from a staging site to a live site. The "Push to Target" button sends the content or updates to the live site with one click. "It's like Magic! One Button does it all." It's a direct connection between a staging site and a live site. No 3rd party servers. The free version of the plugin will sync: - Blog Posts - Pages - Featured Images - PDF files - Taxonomies 8:30pm General networking, chit-chatting, cleanup, and head out. Elevate closes at 9PM, so we usually head over to a local restaurant for some snacks, beverages (adult and otherwise) and more great conversation.

  • WordPress Meetup - Tempe

    Endurance International Group

    AGENDA 6:30 - Introductions & Announcements 6:45 - Idea Swap 7:00 - Networking 7:20 - Panel: Bluehost WordPress Core Contributors 8:00 - Breakout Into Topical Groups 8:30-8:45 - Adjourn & After-Hangs This Meetup will be a little different than our typical Presentation-style events! Bluehost’s WordPress Core Contributor team will all be in town for a team gathering. This team is the second-largest team contributing to the WordPress project. They work on building and maintaining WordPress, help build and maintain default themes like TwentyNineteen, build WordPress.org and run community events across the United States. In the Panel session, the Bluehost team will share a little about how the WordPress project is built, what they’re working on and what to expect in the coming months and years in WordPress Core. Then we’ll break out into small groups with the Bluehost WordPress team leading discussions on: Website UX Design & Themes ------------------------------------------- This group will explore all things design, layout, style and interactivity! Get feedback and ask questions about design ideas, typography, WordPress Themes, WordPress Blocks and more! Site Management Best Practices ------------------------------------------- This group will explore strategies for efficiently, safely and professionally managing WordPress sites. We’ll talk about local and staging environments, security best practices, WordPress permissions Picking Your Toolbox (plugins, software, services) ------------------------------------------- This group will explore everything from picking great WordPress Plugins, to code editors, FTP software and project management, to integrating WordPress with other software and automation flows. Contributing to WordPress (with code, docs, design and more!) ------------------------------------------- This group will explore how to get started contributing to the WordPress Project, report issues, help others on WordPress.org Forums and more! WordPress is volunteer-built and volunteer-driven. Learn how to bring your talents in development, design, marketing, training and troubleshooting to people all over the world. Bring your questions, curiosities and issues — this will be a great Meetup to get inspired, get answers and get to know WordPress a little better! Bluehost's WordPress Team http://bit.ly/bh-wpc-team

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  • WooCommerce AZ 💻

    Galvanize

    Our WooCommerce Meetup is official now! https://www.meetup.com/Phoenix-WooCommerce-Meetup-Group This WooCommerce Meetup is sponsored by WooCommerce, and Liquid Web Hosting, and Mode Effect.

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