Today I gave a talk at WordCamp Portland about post formats and how they make your site awesome. The slides are posted below and some handy links are included as well. Enjoy. The WordPress Codex has some terrific information on what formats are and how they can be… Continue reading →
Jeff Veen opened Sunday’s sessions with a talk about how the web works. He started with a story about beer and how 200 years ago the only way you could have a cold beer was if it was winter or if you were rich and… Continue reading →
Mary Baum was one of the last sessions of the afternoon and was talking about typography on the web. Mary has a long history in design and typography and believes it’s about damn time we have full access to type on the web. The web-type drought… Continue reading →
Brian Fegter gave a talk in the afternoon discussing WordPress premium themes. Brian runs Mister Nifty where he works with churches of all sizes on their tech needs. He got started by covering the truth about commercial themes. As he says: There is not one single theme… Continue reading →
Shawntelle Madison gave a talk at WordCamp St. Louis titled “WordPress for Writers, Publishers, and other Content Providers.” Shawntelle is an urban fantasy writer with a new book coming out. She also works with design firms in St. Louis and has been working with WordPress… Continue reading →
Catherine Winters had the second session in the afternoon UX track. She talked about how to expand our conception of what a WordPress site is. “Oftentimes many of us can tell, at a glance, when a site is using WordPress.” It’s the ones that surprise us… Continue reading →
Toby Mckes, a WordPress developer at I Can Has Cheezburber, gave the second talk at WordCamp Developers on the theme options panels their sites use. CheezCAP is the custom theme options panel they’ve open sourced. Cheezburger runs over 50 sites on WordPress.com VIP. CheezCAP, which… Continue reading →
Ray Villalobos, who flew all the way out from Florida, opened the development track at WordCamp Developers with a talk about HTML5, CSS3, and WordPress integration. He posted his slides before the talk as well. Ray is an author at Lynda.com and runs a course on… Continue reading →
Up in Vancouver today for WordCamp Developers. Getting ready to watch the keynote interview with Lorelle and Nacin.
I posted my slides from the Edit Flow talk I gave at WordCamp Seattle the other weekend. The talk was a 5 minute Ignite presentation. It was a lot of fun condensing a plugin like Edit Flow to 5 minutes.