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 […]

Link roundup for January 2014 meetup

Sorry I missed the meetup this week. Stupid flu! Here are the links that have been sent to me so far: (free) plugins http://wordpress.org/plugins/if-menu/ http://wordpress.org/plugins/baw-login-logout-menu/ http://wordpress.org/plugins/wp-bouncer/ http://wordpress.org/plugins/limit-login-attempts/ http://wordpress.org/plugins/dw-admin-block/ (paid) plugins https://premium.wpmudev.org/project/login-redirect/ https://premium.wpmudev.org/project/logout-redirect/ If you have more links that were talked about at the meetup, please send them over.

September link roundup

This month we talked about editing CSS, using contact forms, custom post types and the importance of using child themes. Here’s the outline of the meeting and some links for further reading. WordPress Q&A – John Genesis Framework Child Themes Dynamik Website Builder Aaron Jorbin: Building Child Themes (an oldy, but goody!) Developer Tools Desktop Server […]

August meetup link roundup

This month we talked about building galleries, Bootstrap, Paypal buttons, adding mp3s, google fonts, affiliate plugins and the importance of backups!! Here’s some links for further reading. How to create an image gallery WordPress theme Bootstrap 2.0 Bootstrap 3.0 for WordPress Bootstrap snips for 2.0 Version of Bootstrap Another WP theme base off Bootstrap Current […]

Link roundup from meetup on 6/18/2013

Wow, what a turnout last night, huh? Almost 60 people. Definitely our biggest meetup to date! Here’s the link roundup from last night: Chris Rogers http://codex.wordpress.org/Using_Themes – what is a theme/definition. http://wordpress.org/themes/tag-filter/ – to find/official themes http://wordpress.org/themes/commercial/ – commercial/third party http://wordpress.org/themes/search.php?q=responsive – all themes with “Responsive” in their description. http://wordpress.org/themes/responsive – FREE theme my actor […]

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