WordPress Meetup & Live Helpdesk – Sep 22

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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.


WordPress Foundations 102 (6pm)

When you set out to build and manage your own website, you have a lot of choices around WordPress. In this series, we are talking from high level to practical uses of WordPress. 

This talk will talk about: 

• What are the differences between WordPress.com and WordPress.org

• How to quickly get going with baseline themes and plugins

• Getting to know your way around the WP Admin

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.

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.

RSVP and Attendance

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.


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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