WordCamp Ottawa 2014: Introduction to WordPress

WordCamp Ottawa 2014: Introduction to WordPress

I’m really excited to be presenting Introduction to WordPress jointly with one of my WordCamp Co-organizers, Jasmine Vesque, at WordCamp Ottawa this year.  It’s going to add a new dimension to a presentation I’ve been doing for a few years now. Introduction to WordPress is for you if you’re a beginner who wants to learn…

WordCamp Ottawa 2014

WordCamp Ottawa 2014

WordCamp is returning to Ottawa.  The second annual WordCamp Ottawa will be held in the Minto Centre at Carleton University on: Thursday, May 1, 7:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., optional “Introduction to WordPress” for attendees who are new to WordPress Saturday, May 3, 8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., featuring 45-minute sessions in three tracks Sunday,…

The Inaugural WordCamp Ottawa!

The Inaugural WordCamp Ottawa!

Getting a WordCamp in Ottawa is something that I’ve been involved in for a couple of years.  It’s really great to see that it’s finally going to happen! The first ever WordCamp Ottawa will be: Date: Saturday, April 27, 2013 Time: 8:00 AM to 5:30 PM Location: University of Ottawa, Montpetit Hall WordCamps are casual,…

WordPress Multisite: Up and running in 3 steps

This post is a quick summary of how to enable multisite on your WordPress install.  You should be starting from a fresh WordPress install, anything else can cause issues.   For a complete description of multisite and setting up multisite see the great reference created by Mika Epstein & Andrea Rennick: http://halfelf.org/ebooks/wordpress-multisite-110/   1) Enable…

WordPress: Twenty Twelve Theme

WordPress will be getting a new theme with version 3.5, the long awaited TwentyTwelve (which was supposed to ship in 3.4, but was not quite ready).  Since it was almost ready for 3.4, it has been available for several months now if you knew where to find it.  I’ve already built client site using it…

WordCamp Toronto Developers 2012: Simple WordPress development sites and site migration.

WordCamp Toronto Developers 2012: Simple WordPress development sites and site migration.

I’m headed back to Toronto in November as a presenter at the first ever Toronto WordCamp Developers! I’ll be talking about 2 somewhat related topics that come up quite often at the Ottawa WordPress Meetup: setting up development sites and migrating sites that have been developed into place on the production server. http://2012.torontodev.wordcamp.org/session/simple-wordpress-development-sites-and-site-migration/