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2020 Meetup Notes

General & Advanced Meetup: May 2020

Live every other event going on these days, this month’s meetup was held online. And, it looks like we’re in for at least a few more months of online meetups before we’re ready to meet in person. Until that happens, the goal is to continue bringing our group together and sharing knowledge about WordPress. even […]

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2020 Events Meetup Notes

General & Advanced Meetup: April 2020

This was our second month having the meetup take place online. I’d say it went better than the first. We made the decision to combine the General & Advanced meetup this month (and we’ll do it again next month) due to the sheer amount of online events going on right now. We didn’t want to […]

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2020 Events Meetup Notes

General Meetup: March 2020

This month we had to cancel the in-person meetup and take it online thanks to the COVID-19 outbreak. The entire thing was recorded and you can watch it below. The sessions this month were: Jodie Riccelli presented “How to Sell WordPress as a Solution” John Hawkins gave a demo of the Slick Slider plugin Next […]

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2019 Meetup Notes

WordPress Notes and Links: November 2019

The big news at this month’s meetup is that after nearly 7 years at the inNEVation center, starting in January 2020, the WordPress Vegas meetup is moving back downtown and will be hosted at Work In Progress. The original WordPress Users group will continue to be hosted on the 3rd Wednesday of every month. And […]

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2016

Link Roundup: July 2016

Here are the links talked about at the July Meetup Kenny https://neonbrand.com/tipstrickstuts/ https://wordpress.org/plugins/redirection/ https://wordpress.org/plugins/media-file-renamer/ https://wordpress.org/plugins/kwayy-html-sitemap/ https://wordpress.org/plugins/kraken-image-optimizer/ https://wordpress.org/plugins/imsanity/ https://wordpress.org/plugins/autoptimize/ https://wordpress.org/plugins/amp/ https://wordpress.org/plugins/rich-text-tags/ https://wordpress.org/plugins/wp-optimize-by-xtraffic/ Kitty http://kittylusby.com/how-to-blog-about-yourself/ https://bigboybamboo.com/ Robert https://codex.wordpress.org/Shortcode_API https://wordpress.org/plugins/shortcodes-ultimate/ http://www.elegantthemes.com/plugins/divi-builder/ https://vc.wpbakery.com/ https://www.wpbeaverbuilder.com/ https://siteorigin.com/page-builder/ https://elementor.com/ https://wordpress.org/plugins/elementor/ https://wordpress.org/plugins/tailor/ https://www.dopewp.com/ http://www.advancedcustomfields.com/ https://github.com/WebDevStudios/CMB2 https://codex.wordpress.org/Transients_API https://codex.wordpress.org/Plugin_API/Action_Reference/save_post https://codex.wordpress.org/Plugin_API/Action_Reference/delete_post John https://wordpress.org/plugins/custom-post-type-ui/ https://wordpress.org/plugins/cmb2/ https://pluginize.com/product/custom-post-type-ui-extended/ https://hotbookdeals.com/ Other https://wordpress.org/plugins/amr-shortcode-any-widget/

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2014 Events

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/ […]

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2014 Events

WordPress Meetup, March 2014

Steve Rypka https://vimeo.com/90370833 Responsive Lightbox Layer Slider Charlie Bass https://vimeo.com/90370830 BlogBookMaker.com http://wptavern.com/how-to-self-publish-a-book-with-wordpress Kenny Eliason https://vimeo.com/90370831 Ultimate Guide to Setting up WordPress SEO by Yoast Plugin Russell Aaron https://vimeo.com/90370832 Custom Shipping Plugin Shipping Method API John Hawkins Advanced Custom Fields Core Functionality Plugin WP User Frontend plugin WP Help plugin

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2014 Events

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. https://vimeo.com/album/2749832/video/87588094 Russ’s links: […]

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Events

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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2014 Events

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.