Category: WordPress

WordPress is a popular website content management system.

WordPress Gutenberg Demo Tutorial

The WordPress Gutenberg project will change the way we interact with the WordPress post and page editor. In this tutorial video that I created for...

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Does WordPress provide enough dopamine hits to survive?

WordPress faces new competition with platforms like Medium where the community userbase is built in and all you need to do is hit publish. I...

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The possibilities of WordPress for the non designer, non coder.

My story of being a non-programmer, non-designer WordPress user and what I learned from building a blog.

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An open letter to the WordPress Community

I reflect on 9+ years of using and teaching WordPress and share some of my personal thoughts on the upcoming Gutenberg editor and what will...

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End of Summer ’17 Recap and Fall preview!

What a crazy summer, been plugging away with building out the fall programming for Content Academy and I’m very grateful and excited to have made...

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See you at WordCamp Chicago!

I’m honored to be one of many distinguished speakers at WordCamp Chicago 2017! I’ve been trying to speak at WC Chicago since 2009, after I...

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Tactics for Selecting the Best WordPress Theme for the Job

I had the honor to speak on WordPress Themes to the Chicago Northside WordPress Meetup on Wed, Feb. 1. I’ve wanted to speak to this...

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What’s the real difference between WordPress.com and WordPress.org?

Here’s the slide deck from my WordPress Bloggers Meetup presentation on December 14, 2016 at NextDoor Chicago. Key Takeaways: Prior to WordPress, to create a...

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WordPress Page Builders take the critical stage

WordPress Page Builders plugins are often loved by users and in-between WordPress developers for their flexibility to allow almost anyone to visually design, or layout, a...

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