CANCELATION NOTE: (Posted April 16) Due to a death in the family, our host and community organizer, is unable to host our event this April 19.
When you set out to build and manage your own website, you have a lot of choices, and WordPress is a really good one. But when you look at the wealth of great plugins, themes, and hosting solutions out there for WordPress, how do you make sense of it all?
This talk is a great overview of the best practices for starting and maintaining a successful WordPress website application.
In this talk we will stay at a practical high level while covering the core topics in:
- Hosting and WordPress Platform Options
- Setting Up WordPress
- Functionality from Themes and Plugins
- Publishing Your Site (Adding Content)
- Maintenance and Ongoing Support
Who is This Talk For?
You do not have to be a developer or have previous experience with WordPress or websites to get value from this talk.
You may be a small business owner, writer, marketer, artist, or other person interested in having a website.
You may/not already have a WordPress website.
Before This Talk…
This event will be broadcasted live online following an in-person WP Nashville HelpDesk hour at a private location in Downtown Nashville. See separate announcement for WP Nashville Helpdesk RSVP form.
About Our Speaker
Mervin Hernandez is our local WP Nashville Community Organizer. He’s has been a longtime WordPress community member and organizer. Everything he has learned about WordPress and tech has come from tinkering, good resources around the open web, and business school on the side. Today he serves as the Director of Client Solutions at rtCamp (an international WordPress consultancy) and enjoys staying hands on with independent projects as well.
Learn more about Mervin and connect with him at MervinHernandez.com.