Schedule

Friday, May 13th

Time Ideas & Business Site Creation Development Contributor Day
12:00 pmRegistrationContributor Day
12:30 pmIntro to WordPress Frank Turek
2:00 pmBreak
2:30 pmMake Them Pay Attention To Your Words, Not Your Typos Elisa DoucettePicking a WordPress Theme for Design & Content Jennifer Ecker
3:30 pmBreak
3:45 pmTen Tips for Starting a Successful Online Business Daniel SantoroWordPress for Libraries/Non-Profits: A User’s Tale Emma J. GibbonWordPress Security For Normal People Doug Vanderweide

Saturday, May 14th

Time Ideas & Business Site Creation Development
8:00 amRegistration
9:00 amOpening Remarks Rep. Diane Russell, Gary Thayer
9:30 amFinding Your Voice and Other Lost Clauses Michelle Zimmerman LCSWThe Way to Theme Enlightenment Amanda GilesCreating and Marketing WordPress Plugins Sam Hotchkiss
10:10 amBreak
10:30 amDon’t leave your audience on the table: Multi-channel, multi-platform publishing with WordPress William P. DavisAn introduction to wireframing Karalyn Thayer50 Ways to use WP-CLI to Improve Workflow, Stop Clicking and Start Scripting Andre Gagnon
11:10 amBreak
11:30 amWhy we build brands Mendel KurlandCSS for the code-phobic Frank TurekVVV: Voila! Varying Vagrant Vagrants Michael Ackerson
12:10 pmLunch (salad and OTTO pizza)
1:30 pmKEYNOTE – ​Good Design: The Gateway to a Better Business​ Mel Choyce
2:10 pmBreak
2:30 pmGetting them from A to B Jesse FriedmanBuild a membership site in 30 minutes, for $30 Christopher RossBetter performance and uptime through async Xiao Yu
3:10 pmBreak
3:30 pmSell All The Things Patrick RaulandIntegrating Google Analytics & Google Tag Manager into your WordPress website Tim ArchambaultFaster Templates With The Transients API Doug Vanderweide
4:10 pmBreak
4:30 pmWordPress Q&A Sam Sidler, Konstantin ObenlandGoogle Analytics for WordPress Developers Gary Thayer
6:00 pmAfter Party @ Binga’s Stadium, 6 to 9pm