Yes, we've finally had to move on from Webtrends. We really appreciate Webtrends (especially the staff members who stayed for the meetings) for hosting us, but they are no longer able to do so. So instead, we've moved on to Nedspace Downtown, courtesy of Karen Groves of Groves Design, who is a member of NedSpace … Continue reading NEW MEETING PLACE for December and Onward
Information about events and the user group in general
Hood River WordPress Meetup
We'll be having our regular Portland meeting on August 19, but meanwhile, I wanted to let you know that Callie Carroll is hosting an informal WordPress meetup/unconference in Hood River this Sunday, August 1! Here's the information from her email to our Google Group (I didn't post her phone #/email, but you can contact her … Continue reading Hood River WordPress Meetup
Win a Free Pass to Open Source Bridge
The folks in charge of the Open Source Bridge conference, which will be in Portland June 1-4, 2010, were kind enough to give us one free pass (a $300 value) for one lucky member of the Portland WordPress User Group. How do you enter to win? Easy. Just join our Google Group anytime between now … Continue reading Win a Free Pass to Open Source Bridge
PDXWP Site Backed by Network Redux!
I used the Network Redux-hosted gathering at Beer & Blog a few months ago to secure a free lifetime account for the Portland WordPress user group so I could move it off of my own paid hosting plan. While it took me a while to get the site actually migrated, we've been running smoothly here … Continue reading PDXWP Site Backed by Network Redux!
August Recap, NO MEETING in September
Hello, WordPressers! I'm here with a recap of the August meeting, but first, a reminder that there is NO WORDPRESS USER GROUP MEETING in September, because WordCamp Portland is the same week. Unfortunately, if you don't already have a ticket, WordCamp Portland is SOLD OUT! The August meeting was all about themes. Robin Catesby led … Continue reading August Recap, NO MEETING in September
July Meeting Date/Place
The third Thursday in July (July 16th) is also the date of Ignite Portland 6, so we will NOT be meeting then. Instead, we will meet on Thursday, July 23 from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. We also have a new meeting location! CubeSpace, sadly, has now closed, so from now on our monthly meetings … Continue reading July Meeting Date/Place
Help Save CubeSpace
Dear Portland WordPress-ers: CubeSpace needs your help now. They're in financial emergency due in part to the actions of their unfriendly landlord, US Bank, and must raise enough funds by Wednesday the 27th to avoid eviction. Over the years, CubeSpace has become a cornerstone of our Portland technical community. Through their generous donations of time, … Continue reading Help Save CubeSpace
May 14 Meeting Agenda – Plugins, Questions & One Free Pass to OSBridge!
We'd love to see you at this month's Portland WordPress User Group meeting tomorrow at Webtrends. We'll be talking about plugins: the good, the bad and the ugly. Come prepared to talk about the plugins you use and love, or share with us the plugins you may have flirted with - but it just didn't … Continue reading May 14 Meeting Agenda – Plugins, Questions & One Free Pass to OSBridge!
WordPress Tips And Tricks on April 16th
When you first started with WordPress, did you learn something that made your life a lot easier? Have you discovered a quicker way to make something happen? Wrangle your best tips and tricks together for the April WordPress User Group Meeting, 6:00-7:30pm on April 16th at Cubespace. Group Founder Aaron Hockley will be kicking things … Continue reading WordPress Tips And Tricks on April 16th
WordCamp Portland 2009: September 19-20 at WebTrends
As announced at tonight's meeting, WordCamp Portland 2009 will be held on September 19th and 20th at WebTrends. Keep an eye on the official WordCamp Portland website for more information as we put things together.