Content marketing & WordPress - WPNE April 2017


Join WordPress users, bloggers, designers, developers and more at WordPress North East.

18:00 - Informal introductions

With free beers and soft drinks, sponsored by Campus North.

18:10 - Introduction - Richard Carter, Peacock Carter

18:15 - WordPress for bloggers - Icy Sedgwick

This talk will look at the ways I use WordPress both as a website with a blog attached, but also using the blog as a primary focus.

I'll be covering which plugins I use and recommend, choosing themes, how I use my blog as a lead magnet for email marketing purposes, creating and using editorial calendars, and promoting content on social media.

18:40 - First steps into Content Marketing for WordPress - Andrew Simpson

After studying for a year, for there are a number of important steps that makes Content Marketing Successful. I discuss the key stages that I have learnt over the months of studying the art of Content Marketing.

Andrew Simpson is a Front End Developer working with WordPress for a number of years working at a web development company in Newcastle, with a keen interest and passion to develop marketing strategies, to help promote businesses and develop brand development.

19:05 - Email marketing for WordPress

We'll release info on this talk nearer the time!

19:30 - Social

After the talk and a question and answer session, join the WordPress North East community in the pub! We'll be meeting in the Warerooms, just around the corner from the venue.