Schedule

FRIDAY, JULY 17 | The Ohio 4H Center at The Ohio State University


Time WordPress 101 WordPress 201
9:00 AMRegistration
10:00 AMWordPress 101WordPress 201
12:30 PMLunch
4:30 PMClosing




SATURDAY, JULY 18 | The Ohio 4H Center at The Ohio State University


Time A (Bob Evans Hall) B (International Room) C (Eastman) D (Board Room) E (Gehres) F (Multimedia)
9:00 AMRegistration
9:45 AMWelcome Angie Meeker
10:00 AMWordPress JSON APISupport Your Product Andrea RennickContent Architecture in WordPress AKA “You Can DO That?!” Jamie SchmidPhoto Prep 101 for WordPress Maria AverionStop Using cURL in WordPress Plugins Ryan Duff
11:00 AMLocal WordPress Development Environments Damon SharpCreating a Tournament-style Bracket System for the NYPost Tom HarriganBeginners Guide to working with Custom Post Types, Custom Taxonomies, and Metaboxes Phil HoytVetting Plugins: Assessing Extensions for Safety, Reliability and Function Jessica GardnerRearchitecting Event Espresso: An Interview with Seth Shoultes Seth Shoultes, Angie MeekerClean Up! What To Do After a WordPress Hack Jason Packer
12:00 PMLunch
1:00 PMKeynote Andrea Rennick
2:00 PM5 Things You Can Do to Become Your Agency’s Favorite Client Steve GrunwellGrowing your NonProfit with WordPress Tim SissonDesigning for Conversion Mary BaumDevelopers Hackety Hack HackA Web With No Mouse: Why Your Site Should Be Accessible John HartleyIntegrating non-WordPress Database Tables Into WordPress Topher DeRosia
3:00 PMContent Quality & Social Media Gery DeerSEO 101 Angela BergmannCustom Responsive Theme Workshop Joe QuerinDevelopers Hackety Hack HackBeef up WordPress Theme Dev with Twig and Gulp Eric KatzHow to Talk to WordPress with AJAX
4:00 PMExploring WooCommerce Caleb BurksAdvanced, Actionable SEO Ryan ErwinHarnessing the Power of WordPress Plugins Danny SantoroDevelopers Hackety Hack HackSecuring wp-admin for Free: Self-Signed and Free SSL Certificates Benjamin CoolWP-CLI: Save Time By Managing WordPress from the Command Line Shawn Hooper
5:00 PMClosing Remarks Angie Meeker




SUNDAY, JULY 19 | The Vue


Time Business Contributor
11:00 AMIntroduction to Contributing to WordPress
11:30 AMGetting Started with Freelancing Public SquareTruth, Trust and Technology: How WordPress is The Best Community Ever Adam Silver
12:30 PMLunch
1:30 PMIf I knew then what I know now: Lessons in Business Ian WilsonThe Theme Review Team – You can contribute to WordPress! Caleb Burks
2:30 PMDisastrous Deals to Profitable Projects: Comparing My Best and Worst Client ExperiencesTV….WordPress TV John Parkinson
3:30 PMFight Impostor Syndrome Drew Jaynes, Rich Koffy, Steve Grunwell, Angela Bergmann
4:00 PMClosing Angie Meeker