Past Meetup

WordPress North East July 2015: Site Showcase + Composer

This Meetup is past

21 people went

Campus North, Sunco House

5 Carliol Square · Newcastle Upon Tyne

How to find us

The door should be open after 6pm - if not, tweet the @wpnortheast account!

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Are you a WordPress user, designer or developer? Use WordPress to manage your personal or business blog? Join us at our informal WordPress meet up at the fantastic Campus North building in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Newcomers always welcome, no matter your level of experience with WordPress.

18:00: introduction, informal chat, with free beers and soft drinks thanks to Campus North <3

18:20: 'Showcase: how we built the Durham University Women In Business website in WordPress' by Richard Carter ( of Peacock Carter Ltd

An overview of how we built the new website for Durham University Women In Business on the WordPress platform.

18:40: 'Installing WordPress with Composer' by Richie McFarlane ( of Indigo Multimedia

Installing WordPress is famously simple with their 5 minute installation, but how can web developers improve their workflow? This talk explains how!

19:00 Community Question & Answers

Have a question about WordPress? Whatever it is, ask our community of WordPress users, designers and developers and get your problem solved!

19:10 onwards: Pub! We're a sociable lot, so why not join us for a beer after the event too! We'll probably be heading to the Warerooms around the corner.

Thanks, as ever, to our sponsors, Campus North ( for the venue (check out their sponsors here (

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