Meeting notes 3-7-19

Helped with signup link and menu management. Helped with WooCommerce theme. Added custom css to the Buy Now button on certain pages, also to move the image labels. Discussed WPBakery page builder technology. Tineye.com can see if a photo is in used on the web Discussed starting a business with writing/blogging. Google extension: keywords everywhere… Continue reading Meeting notes 3-7-19

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Ron wants to only show certain content to certain roles. We found this link: https://wordpress.stackexchange.com/questions/5047/how-to-check-if-a-user-is-in-a-specific-role Also, Andy mentioned the Members plugin  

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3-3-16 meetup

10 attended Intros Andy showed us how to use Slack We talked some #wcbuf We looked at Joyce’s site, (TrailChaiser2020) and explained how to add/remove widgets, use the customizer, and generally how to customize a WordPress.com hosted site. We looked for a theme that could handle Anne’s requirements for her site. We looked at Chuck’s… Continue reading 3-3-16 meetup

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Meeting notes 2/4/16

http://kb.mailchimp.com/lists/signup-forms/add-a-signup-form-to-your-website https://wordpress.org/plugins/the-events-calendar/ https://wordpress.org/plugins/eventbrite-api/ https://wordpress.org/plugins/events-manager/ Invite People to Your Site

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1-7-16 notes : Backups, images, and other stuff

Talked about backup plugins. Good list here: http://www.wpbeginner.com/plugins/7-best-wordpress-backup-plugins-compared-pros-and-cons/ Images Media files: 4.4 uses responsive images Imsanity EWWW Image Optimizer https://developers.google.com/speed/webp Ron had a problem that seems to  be addressed here: http://support.advancedcustomfields.com/forums/topic/repeater-field-with-image-type-wont-update-if-image-too-small/ SEO https://moz.com/beginners-guide-to-seo Yoast https://www.google.com/webhp?sourceid=chrome-instant&ion=1&espv=2&ie=UTF-8#q=rand+fishkin&tbm=vid https://duckduckgo.com/      

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12.17.15 notes

7 in attendance. housekeeping: WP moving toward javascript. briefly talked about new venue. Andy talked about flexbox. You can learn a lot at flexboxfroggy.com and flexbox.io We demo’d  on codepen.io: http://codepen.io/empireoflight/pen/QyNpaY max mega menu and uber menu are good menu options for complex menus

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Meeting Recap 9/16/2015

We did some workflow showing off. Then we looked at Randy’s site, http://rooducts.com We had the idea to redesign his site as part of the meetups over the next several months. Stay tuned for a schedule!

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6-4 meetup notes

Targeting April/May 2016 for next #WCBUF Pat wants to learn how to customize her WP Blog. We showed her how to make a sticky post. Ivory wants to back up his site. We tried the duplicator plugin, but it failed because he has huge mp3 files on his site, and his hosting provider doesn’t give… Continue reading 6-4 meetup notes

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5-21-15 notes

Discussed Automattic.com acquiring woocommerce. Scott demo’d a woocomerce site he’s building. Demo’d Gravity Forms/Woocommerce integration. Anne asked if we could ask questions somewhere-either here or meetup.com. We should discuss/integrate a discussion board maybe. Scott’s code for making custom shortcodes that show the last modified date: // ============================================== // SHORTCODE FOR LAST MODIFIED // ============================================== function… Continue reading 5-21-15 notes

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April developers meetup notes

Connie is trying to make her site mobile-friendly. Trying to back-up, but can’t figure out how to back up site. Andy installed Jetpack and it now switches to a mobile-friendly version. Google now views her site as mobile friendly. We built starter-theme version 2 with more code! We started with starter-theme version 1. Andy will put it on bitbucket… Continue reading April developers meetup notes

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