In this WordPress MeetUp we will explore developing an e-commerce website using the popular and free Woo Commerce plugin. Shipping options, bulk discount and the various Woo Commerce Product settings will be covered along with incorporating the Shopping Cart pages into your website. As with her previous popular presentation, "Safeguarding Your WordPress Clients," Mary Ann … Continue reading User: Design and Development of an E-commerce Website
Slides from the October 27th, 2014 presentation. Join the developers of digitaltrends.com (Richard Benjamin and Brandon Clark) as we share the trials and tribulations of refactoring one of the web's largest WordPress sites. Back in January we started a secret internal project humorously dubbed "Fluffy Bunny". The goal was to overhaul digitaltrends.com and transform it into something modern that … Continue reading Developer: “Fluffy Bunny”, the story of refactoring Digital Trends
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Here are some of the major questions raised and answered at our July User meeting. Many more questions were raised as well. Q: I have a youtube video that I am trying to put up on my home page but cannot get it to play. I have successfully done this in the past and have video … Continue reading Recap: Expert Q&A
Recap: It's Tool Time - 4 Tools You Cannot Live Without At the latest PDXWP dev meetup, we had four speakers discuss four powerful development tools as part of "It's Tool Time: 4 Tools You Cannot Live Without". We had roughly 45 people attend the meetup, which is our best attended dev meetup to date. … Continue reading Recap It’s Tool Time 4 Tools You Cannot…
"Vagrant: Your New Best Friend" Recap Jeremy Felt recently talked to the PDXWP dev meetup group about Vagrant. This was our biggest dev meetup to date with approximately 40 people showing up. Moreover, approximately 2/3 of the group was new to the meetup. Jeremy graciously shared his notes from the talk for those who were … Continue reading Vagrant Your New Best Friend Recap Jeremy…
Check out Brandon’s slides from Monday night.
On Monday night at the Portland WordPress Dev Meetup I did a talk on how we scaled WordPress for Digital Trends. Click here if you’re interested in the feedback on the talk from the attendees. It ran a little longer than I intended but there was plenty of material to cover and it seemed to be well received. I promised to make the slides available after the talk so click on the link below to download the zip file.
We'll be holding Byte-Sized WordPress Workshops tomorrow night, Monday the 24th, in the conference rooms of the Big Pink. Things will kick off at 6:30 pm and run until 8:30 or 9. After news and announcements, we'll split into two tracks. The first will have three segments of thirty minutes a piece: How to Breed Blog … Continue reading Lesson Plan for Tomorrow Night’s Byte-Sized Workshops
First off, a big thanks to Melissa Lion for taking time out of her schedule to speak with us. It was great to mix up the topics a bit — I think the non-developer WordPress users got a lot of value out of working with a professional writer. We had 38 people show up to … Continue reading July 2012 Meetup Recap