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Link Roundup: February 2015

Here’s the link roundup for the February 2015 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 (View event program descriptions and RSVP for upcoming meetups.) WordPress 101 Feeling confused about […]

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2014 Events General

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 […]

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2014 Events General

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 […]

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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 […]

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2014 Events

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. […]

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2014 Events

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/ […]

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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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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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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 […]