Schedule


Saturday, September 24th

Time Beginner Bldg EB1 - Rm 1011 Business Bldg EB1 - Rm 1007 Developer Bldg EB2 - Rm 1025 Power User Bldg EB2 - Rm 1021
8:30 amRegistration
9:15 amWelcome (In the Beginner Track room)
9:30 amTo Democratize Publishing! – An Introduction to the Basics of WordPress Linton HaleHow To Promote Your WordPress Site For Free Lee BlueUsing Chrome Developer Tools Micah WoodThe Power of the WordPress Editor Kyle Laverty
10:30 amBreak
11:00 amUsing Shortcodes In WordPress Peter BayliesNot One and Done Sharon DawsonWhy and How you should be using Semantic Markup Lisa Linn AllenTroubleshooting for Beginning Developers Jonathan Kay
12:00 pmLunch
12:45 pmCaptivate your audience with data-driven storytelling Alisa R. HerrAutomate or Die! David BentleyJS Framework Showdown Julien MelissasGoogle Tag Manager Can Do What Now? Patrick Stox
2:05 pmThe Magic of Funnels: Using WordPress to Turn Visitors into Buyers Andrea Olson10 Key Elements Your Website Must Have Amy HowardGet Off My Lawn and Out of My Dashboard! Dougal CampbellWordPress Operations / Management – A Reality Check David Grubb
3:05 pmBreak
3:25 pmUsing Curated Content in WordPress – Why and How Adam W. WarnerMaking WordPress Work for The Enterprise Blake GruberBuild Custom Themes with Less Code using TypeRocket Kevin DeesLies, Damned Lies, and Google Analytics Calvin Powers
4:30 pmCommon Sense SEO Corey FreemanWordPress for Schools Cameron BarrettWP API, what is it good for? Absolutely Everything! Evan MullinsTeachers Make the Worst Students! Susan Campbell
5:30 pmClose
7:00 pmAfter Party

Sunday, September 25th

Time Beginner Bldg EB1 - Rm 1011 Business Bldg EB1 - Rm 1007 Developer Bldg EB2 - Rm 1025 Power User Bldg EB2 - Rm 1021
9:30 amImproving Your Website’s UX: Your Questions AnsweredStart Your WordPress Business This Weekend Ray MitchellWordPress beyond Websites Scott SaundersDebugging Common Errors in WordPress Steve Mortiboy
10:30 amBreak
11:00 amA house with no walls: Creating a site structure for the future Lisa GhisolfHow to Build a Sustainable WordPress Product Business Thomas GriffinCreating SOLID (not STUPID) Plugins and Themes Brian ReedThe Power of a Video Library Lauren Jeffcoat
12:05 pmChoosing WordPress Plugins: Like Being a Kid in a Candy Store Andrea FergusonSocial SEO for Business Tony ZeoliDeveloper Q&A: The Future of WordPressI’ve Been Hacked! Adam Sewell
1:15 pmClosing Remarks (in the Beginner Track room)