Are you familiar with all of the tools built into WordPress? Know how to add a sidebar widget, create a poll, manage categories, and install plugins? Or maybe you want to add a Paypal button to your site, or a user ratings system? My bugaboo is Facebook integration. I tried to install a plugin, but … Continue reading June 17: Blogging Tools
Yes, we are meeting this month! I know several of our regulars will be at the WebVisions conference, but if you're not going to be there Thursday night, please come on over! It'll just be a general networking and Q & A meeting, rather than being focused on a specific topic. If you have any … Continue reading Meeting May 20 6:00p.m.
At our April 15 meeting, Michael Fields will present "Taxonomies Are a Wonderful Thing." He'll tell us what taxonomies are, why we should use them, and how to set up and use your own custom taxonomies. You want to know what a taxonomy is NOW? Well, they're sort of like tags and sort of like … Continue reading April 15: Taxonomies Are a Wonderful Thing
Join us March 18th at 6:00 p.m. as Aaron Jorbin demonstrates the new multisite, custom post type and menu management features coming in WordPress 3.0. This will be an opportunity to see some of the biggest changes to WordPress in quite some time. Some of the things Aaron will go through include: What the multisite … Continue reading March 18: Multisite features and more in WordPress 3.0
Join us Thursday, February 18 to talk about statistics: what programs can you use, what are the benefits and drawbacks of each, and what can they tell you that's really useful? Chris O'Rourke will join us to talk about Mint. We'll also look at the WP-Stats plugin, Google Analytics and Woopra. Do you use any … Continue reading February 18: WordPress and Statistics
UPDATE: If you missed the meeting, or if you'd like to review an outline of Aaron's talk, you can find it at Another Blogger. Thank you, Aaron! Actually, the name of Aaron's talk is "After Launching a Couple Dozen Blogs, I Figured Out how to Do it Right." Aaron presented this talk at WordCamp Seattle, … Continue reading January 21: Aaron Hockley On How To Launch a Blog
Sites we mentioned or looked at in our discussion of WordPress child themes. On ThemeShaper: How To Protect Your WordPress Theme Against Upgrades How I Used a WordPress Child Theme To Redesign My Blog How to Modify WordPress Themes the Smart Way Devin Price's website: WordPress Theming Michael Fields is working child theme support into … Continue reading Using Child Themes – November 12, 2009