WordPress Gutachterin (expert) Karla Leibowitz provided us with an overview of Gutenberg, from why we as WordPress professionals should be paying attention to it to where Gutenberg content is stored in the database to how you create a custom block.
Mattt Kopala, founder of SiteDistrict, explains the factors that affect website page loading time, and how to find out when the problem is your hosting, not your WordPress installation.
Some websites and applications are made to last – to be updated frequently as part of doing work for a business, for years. In this talk, Anca will present best practices that smart developers use when building sites to last.
During our lively Q & A, we talked about backups, security, editorial workflow, memberships, the Genesis theme framework, and the Underpants Gnomes’ three-step profit plan.
Anita Cheng walked us through the use of the Pods framework to create custom post types, custom taxonomies, custom fields, and relationships between post types, as well as the creation of Pods display templates, based on the site she built for the IA Summit.
During our open Q&A in November 2017, we talked about everything from local development environments to SEO sitemapping tools.
Sonja London demonstrates the power and flexibility of Events Manager.
Sallie Goetsch, Sonja London, Amanda McCoy, and Carol Hatcher reviewed the pros and cons of several different event management plugins for WordPress.
Sallie Goetsch presents about her experience migrating a very large site from a custom flat-file CMS to WordPress, using HTML Import 2 and WP All Import/Export.
Our small but mighty Contributor Day 2017 team decided to put the Gutenberg Test Site to use and test the new Gutenberg editor. (Special thanks to SiteDistrict for hosting the test site. If you missed Contributor Day, you can still use the test site.)