WordPress Meetup & Live Helpdesk – Oct 27

The “Attend” button is a beta test feature from a related WordPress project named GatherPress. Please be sure to reserve your spot officially via our Meetup Group.

WordPress Helpdesk Hour (5pm)

Looking for help with a stubborn WordPress issue that you just can’t figure out? Maybe you just want to come down and hang out with other WordPress people. No matter your experience level, join us for an informal (in-person) HelpDesk night where we learn by sharing WordPress techniques and experiences helping each other. 

This is a give-and-get MeetUp: Give some help and get back from others, even if you don’t have much experience with WordPress.

Preview of WordPress 6.1 (6pm)

Tonight we’ll preview the best new features coming to WordPress 6.1, which is due for release in November.

PRESENTED BY: Timothy Jacobs

About Our Speaker | Timothy Jacobs

Timothy Jacobs is a WordPress developer at iThemes where he works on the iThemes Security plugin. He’s a WordPress Core Committer for the REST API component and a co-founder for the SaaS startup engineawesome.com. You can find him at https://timothybjacobs.com where he attempts to blog semi-regularly about WordPress development.


About Our Host | Mervin Hernandez

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.

RSVP and Attendance

• ☑️ RSVP: The number of reservations is limited. If you reserve a spot and don’t show up, someone who could have attended the MeetUp is left out. Please *DO* cancel if you are unable to attend. RSVP lists will be monitored, and frequent no-shows will not be allowed to RSVP to future events.

• 📍 Location: For privacy reasons, the exact location of the event will be shared privately with event attendees only, via direct message from Meetup.com.


What to Bring for The HelpDesk:

A laptop so that you can get online and participate.

Your logins for your WordPress site and your hosting account.

Description of your issue, and what you have tried to resolve it.

A desire to have fun and learn — all experience levels welcome!

Call for Developer Helpers

If you’re an experienced developer and are looking for a way to give back to the community, please consider joining us either in person or virtually for assisting our attendees. To express interest as a helper developer, please visit: https://wpnashville.com/helper-developer

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