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Presentations

Meetup: Your backup plan needs a wingman: Backup Buddy 101

If you have a self-hosted WordPress site that is not using managed hosting, you need a backup solution!

D’nel­le Throneberr­y Dowis will present at Ah So Designs
Monday, July 18, 2016
440 E Iris Dr, Nashville, TN
Mingle 6:45pm, Presentation will begin at 7pm Read More

Meetup: All Levels: Code Night – Anatomy of a Theme

Join us for a hands-on coding series where we will be working through the anatomy of a WordPress theme.

Randy Hicks will present at Nossi College of Art
Tuesday, July 12, 2016
590 Cheron Rd, Nashville, TN
Mingle 6:30pm, Presentation will begin at 6:45pm Read More

Meetup: Comparing WooCommerce and Shopify for WordPress E-Commerce

We’ll be discussing the in’s and out’s of different e-commerce solutions that are common within the WordPress ecosystem. WooCommerce will represent a built-in e-commerce solution, while Shopify will represent an external solution. From styling to ease-of-integration, we’ll talk about the strengths and weaknesses of both and which one to choose when for your e-commerce build-outs.

Kenneth White will present at Ah So Designs
Monday, May 16, 2016
440 E Iris Dr, Nashville, TN
Mingle 6:45pm, Presentation will begin at 7pm Read More

Meetup: Installing WordPress: Server Side Setup

Learn how to manually install and set up WordPress on your domain server. To follow along, bring your laptop with a FTP program and an empty domain to work with (a domain with no other files installed on it).

Megan Fister will present at Ah So Designs
Tuesday, April 19, 2016
440 E Iris Dr, Nashville, TN
Mingle 6:45pm, Presentation will begin at 7pm Read More

Meetup: Automating WordPress Without Code

How to automatic task, post, and social sharing with your Wordpress site without writing any code or plugins.

Location: Ah So Designs
Wednesday, Monday, March 21, 2016
The presentation will start around 7:00 PM Read More

Meetup: Build your Mailing List

Interact more with your fans! Sell more to your customers! We’ll go over why newsletters are more important than ever, some of the tools for managing your mailing list, and how to best use your WordPress site to take advantage of them.

Location: Emma Bistro
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
Pizza will be served at 6PM
The presentation will start around 6:30 Read More

Redefining the Limits of WordPress

As we mentioned earlier this week we have a great meetup happening at the end of the month, however we never mentioned who was speaking. The team over at @athleticsnyc put together a great roster for the night.

Check out the speakers! Read More

Nashville’s June WordPress Meetup

Over the course of the last year of meetups we’ve been ask time and time again about plugins. This month I decided to present a handful of plugins that I’ve used over the years, and some that I’ve found helpful for specific situations. Please, always to your own homework on a plugin before installing it. Read More

Widgets, Custom Menus & Settings Pages

This month at the Nashville Meetup we walked through the 3 sections of the WordPress admin. Widgets, Custom Menus & Settings Pages. Now, because there is already a wealth of WordPress knowledge out there I decided to find some well done tutorials on the subjects. There were to very well done tutorials done by Deltina Read More

Transferring WordPress from Server to Server

Meetup Presentation 08-09-11 Required wp admin access ftp access or control panel access phpmyadmin access or database access Domain Names are all ready in place and pointing in the right direction. Basic Outline Download WP Export SQL Upload WP Import SQL Update DB Download WP Download your all files that in the directory where WordPress Read More