September Meetup: “What I Learned at WordCamp”

At our next meetup, we will be discussing what we learned from last the WordCamp sessions held in Baltimore, MD on September 11.

Below is the session titles and links to the reference materials:

9:30am
Keynote – Marco Tabini

11:00am
BASIC: Geoff Livingston – Blogging and Non-profits
PRO: Scott Kinglsey Clark – WordPress as a CMS (PODS/WP 3.0 Custom Post Types)

12:00pm
BASIC: V. Scott Ellis – Taxonomies –
PRO: Guide to protecting and securing your WordPress blog with the author of Professional WordPress -Brad Williams

2:30pm
BASIC: Matthew Dybwad – Using WordPress for Activism/Action-based Campaigns (Replaced by Q/A Session with Aaron Brazell)
PRO: Andrew Nacin – WordPress Undiscovered APIs

3:30pm
BASIC: Lisa Sabin Wilson – Intro to BuddyPress –  Same topic on WordCamp TV  http://wordpress.tv/2010/07/10/sabin-wilson-buddypress-boulder10/

PRO: Jacob Goldman – Customizing WordPress Administration

4:30pm
Keynote – Interview with Jane Wells

Please feel free to comment on your experience at WordCamp as well as your experience with any of the above topics.

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Users, Roles, Capabilities: August 2010

Yesterday’s Presentation was by Aaron Jorbin (hey, that’s me) and and is now available on his site.  Check out Users / Roles / Capabilities where you’ll find that he has linked to both his presentation and detailed explanations of the four plugins he wrote to demonstrate the api.

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Welcome to WordPress DC

Welcome to the WordPress DC blog. We are going to summarize and talk about our meetup here and also link to interesting tutorials to help you better understand WordPress. If you’re a DC area blogger or WordPress developer, feel free to comment with any questions or ideas for user group presentations you might have.

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