WordPress Cambridge: Creating (and captioning) Video For Your WordPress Site


Want to know how to create beautiful videos for your business quickly and easily on a shoestring budget? This is the meetup for you.

We'll look into creating and using Video for your social media and website. We'll be focusing on video made simple (mobile phone videos, easy to use tools, free apps and software, etc.)

After this session you should have all the basics that you need to create eye-catching videos for your social media and website.

Lenka Koppova is a freelance social media consultant, trainer and speaker. She focuses on helping small businesses to use social media the right way to drive growth and realise new opportunities. Her recent achievements include winning 2nd place at the Cambridgeshire Digital Awards for the 'Use Of Social Media For Business', plus being shortlisted for 'Young Entrepreneur' at the SME National Awards.

Lenka is also the founder of Cambridge Social Media. She runs frequent workshops/networking events around the Cambridge area and offers 1-2-1 sessions for clients. Aside from running a monthly Social Media Meetup in Cambridge, she’s also organising the first social media conference for Cambridge audience called Cambridge Social Media Day.

Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/lenkakopp
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Web: www.lenkakoppova.com

Zuzana will also give a mini (about 20 mins) talk about why and how to caption your video so that it can reach the widest possible audience - so come along and learn a little about this useful skill.

Zuzana Kunckova is a web developer at Twin Dots (www.twindots.com) and is interested in accessibility issues of all kinds.
Follow her on Twitter: https://twitter.com/@zk433

This meeting is sponsored by Twin Dots (http://www.twindots.com/) the leading branding, design and development agency in Newmarket. Twin Dots has clients like Cambridge Marketing College, 450 GSM, Racing Welfare, and Devam the jewellers.

The usual format:

18:45: Roll up for a couple of beers in the foyer, & chat, mingle etc.

19:15 start: Everyone introduces themselves: 20 seconds max, mainly describing their involvement with WordPress.

2. Up to 3 * 3 minute pitches. Share discoveries, useful tips, requests for help with charitable projects.

3: WordPress News with our star reporter Ben Attenborough.

4. Presentation 1: To be decided
4.1 Presentation 2:

5. Clinic: Bring along a problem, and the audience will offer advice. If we can't, maybe we'll have a solution by next meeting.

Aiming to finish the formal part by about 21:00, depending on everyone's enthusiasm to chat & discuss.

6. Beer & networking: We should leave by about 21:45 at the latest.