Your WordPress Site and Google Services


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

18:00 - Informal mingling

Chat to other WordPressers with free beers and soft drinks, sponsored by Campus North.

18:20 - Introduction & sponsors

18:25 - Presentation - Jon Waite, Advertise1 ( - "Your WordPress Site and Google Services"

Jon will be talking about how you can best set up your WordPress website to work with Google services such as Analytics and Webmaster tools.

Google Analytics

What it is, what information can you get from it, how to install via WordPress (header.php or through plugin), having the dashboard on login or using

Google Webmaster Tools

How to activate, what can it do which includes site map publishing, fetch to google, disabling listings (e.g. old URL), security issues (e.g. if Google flags site as hacked), robots.txt tester

Google Business

Register business with website, get the postcard, popular with information about the company/site and link both together.

18:55- Q&A

Our community question and answer session. Have a WordPress question? Ask the WordPress North East community!

19:10 - 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.