Link Roundup: November 2014

  Here’s the link roundup for the November 2014 meetup: Announcements Where to find the group: Facebook: Las Vegas WordPress Users Group (Great for Q&A between meetups!) Website: WPVegas.com (Link roundups and video of previous meetups.) Meetup: Las Vegas WordPress Meetup Group (Schedules and RSVP for upcoming meetups.) WordCamp Las Vegas 2014 Uniting the Developer […]

Link Roundup: October 2014

Here’s the link roundup for the October 2014 meetup: Announcements Where to find the group: Facebook: Las Vegas WordPress Users Group (Great for Q&A between meetups!) Website: WPVegas.com (Link roundups and video of previous meetups.) Meetup: Las Vegas WordPress Meetup Group (Schedules and RSVP for upcoming meetups.) WordCamp Las Vegas 2014 Uniting the Developer and […]

Link Roundup: September 2014

Here’s the summary from the September meetup: Theme Bloat and Some Solutions Presenter: Robert Gilmer Galleries: WordPress’ built in galleries FooGallery  http://fooplugins.com/wordpress-gallery-plugin/ Envira Gallery  ($)  http://enviragallery.com/ Advanced Custom Fields  http://www.advancedcustomfields.com/ with paid Gallery add-on  http://www.advancedcustomfields.com/add-ons/gallery-field/ Not considered: NextGen Gallery (does play by the rules) Sliders: Meteor Slides  https://wordpress.org/plugins/meteor-slides/ Soliloquy Lite  https://wordpress.org/plugins/soliloquy-lite/ Soliloquy ($)   http://soliloquywp.com/pricing/ Revolution […]

Link Roundup: August 2014

Here’s the summary from the August meetup: Custom Post Types and Other Big Words Presenter: Russell Aaron Custom Post types, taxonomies and how to use them in your next project. http://codex.wordpress.org/Post_Types WP Basics: Pages, Posts, Categories, and Tags Presenter: Steve Rypka Reviewed some of the basic elements of WordPress: Pages vs. Posts, Categories vs. Tags. […]

Link Roundup: July 2014

Here are a few notes and links from our July meetup… Robert Gillmer Topic: CSS Hierarchy Description: Four case studies to illustrate the order WordPress reads CSS files. Specifics on CSS Specificity http://css-tricks.com/specifics-on-css-specificity/ CSS Specificity: Things You Should Know http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2007/07/27/css-specificity-things-you-should-know/ Konrad Musial Topic:  New products from the Artisteer team http://www.guruinc.com/ – links to products http://www.artisteer.com/ […]

Link Roundup: June 2014

This month’s presentations covered picking an SEO friendly theme, getting started with CSS editing using Firebug, a collection of handy plugins and Advanced Custom Fields. Here are some links from each presentation. Kenny Eliason http://ThemesKingdom.com http://tools.pingdom.com http://wordpress.org/plugins/p3-profiler/ Steve Rypka https://getfirebug.com/ https://filezilla-project.org/ http://colorzilla.com/ http://lynda.com Russ Aaron http://wordpress.org/plugins/clean-login/ https://wordpress.org/plugins/wordpress-social-login/ https://wordpress.org/plugins/visual-website-editor/ http://wordpress.org/plugins/skt-skill-bar/ https://wordpress.org/plugins/what-template-file-am-i-viewing/ http://wordpress.org/plugins/nrelate-flyout/ John Hawkins http://seanbutze.com/safely-using-advanced-custom-fields-via-wrapper-functions/ http://www.advancedcustomfields.com/resources/ […]

WordPress Meetup, March 2014

Steve Rypka Responsive Lightbox Layer Slider Charlie Bass BlogBookMaker.com http://wptavern.com/how-to-self-publish-a-book-with-wordpress Kenny Eliason Ultimate Guide to Setting up WordPress SEO by Yoast Plugin Russell Aaron Custom Shipping Plugin Shipping Method API John Hawkins Advanced Custom Fields Core Functionality Plugin WP User Frontend plugin WP Help plugin

Link Roundup: February 2014 meetup

For the February meetup, we decided to try recording the sessions. I think we’re going to need to get a little more creative with the camera placement and lighting. But, hopefully you’ll still get some use out of them. First, Russ gave a presentation where he talked about the Yoast SEO plugin. Russ’s links: http://wordpress.org/plugins/custom-resources/ […]

February 2014: Getting familiar with Genesis

I’m really excited to finally be doing a session dedicated to the Genesis framework. For those who want to follow along at home, here are the items we’ll be talking about. plugins http://wordpress.org/plugins/genesis-simple-hooks/ http://wordpress.org/plugins/genesis-visual-hook-guide/ http://wordpress.org/plugins/what-template-file-am-i-viewing/ http://wordpress.org/plugins/ajax-thumbnail-rebuild/ resources http://my.studiopress.com/docs/hook-reference/ https://github.com/billerickson/Core-Functionality https://github.com/billerickson/BE-Genesis-Child http://wpvegas.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/genesis-removes.txt http://codex.wordpress.org/Template_Hierarchy http://genesissnippets.com/ Tonight’s session will be recorded and this post will be updated with […]

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