Shannon Dunn shares his tips for growing your WordPress business to a place of high profitability.
There were lots of question at the February 2017 East Bay WordPress meetup. Here they are with their answers.
I need to know not just what you want to learn at this year’s meetups, but when, so I’ve listed a choice of topics for each open date in the calendar. The scheduling still depends on when a presenter is available, so there may be some reshuffling. The proposed presentations are outlined in a little […]
Google is laying down the law again. Are you (and your clients) ready for 2017’s requirements regarding SSL (HTTPS), popups, and Google AMP? It’s really all about mobile-friendliness. This is a search ranking trend that’s been going on even since before “Mobile-geddon” in 2015. Pizza Sponsor: Lisa LaMagna Thanks to Lisa LaMagna for providing the pizza! Site […]
Sonja London has been doing performance tuning since before WordPress was invented. She explains how to determine what’s slowing your site down and what to do about it.
Want to know more about web accessibility? Here are some resources.
Adam LaBarge from Hyperarts introduced us to Git and GitHub: installing Git on Windows and Mac, cross-platform GUI clients for Git, repositories like GitHub, GitLab, and BitBucket, deploying from Git to WP Engine, and other useful tools for developers.
Here are some of the things that came up during our general discussion at the May 2016 Meetup. What Is a Content Audit? Sallie mentioned being in the middle of a content audit for a very long site, and someone asked what that was. A content audit is when you review every single piece of […]
Update October 2016 Since the time of the meetup, Flywheel has started offering free Simple SSL certificates and WPEngine has added support for Let’s Encrypt. Let’s Encrypt provides free SSL certificates. This is a fantastic service, especially since Google has used https as a ranking factor since 2014. Unfortunately, in most cases you have to […]
Things change rapidly in the WordPress world. The content in this post is more than a year old and may no longer represent best practices.Here are some links and notes from the open Q & A part of the April 2016 East Bay WordPress Meetup. Analytics for Landing Pages SumoMe provides an awesome suite of […]