April 2014 Meeting Notes

Simon Owen has again written some great notes from the April MWUG meeting, including links to the things  mentioned during the evening. Thanks Simon.

You can also follow comments and follow-up information from various people on our Meetup page.

If anyone else has a writeup of this (or any other meetings), please let me know (via the contact form or the comments) and I’ll happily link to them from here.

Cheers, see you all next month!

Posted in Report | Leave a comment

WordCamp Manchester 2014 Announced

WordCamp Manchester

Saturday 28th June 2014
Manchester Metropolitan University
Registration from 8:30am ends 5:30pm
http://2014.manchester.wordcamp.org/

We are pleased to announce WordCamp Manchester.
The date are venue are confirmed.
More details will follow in due course, including the speakers, schedule for the day, how and when to buy tickets, the after-party etc.

STAY INFORMED

 

Posted in News | Tagged | Leave a comment

April Meeting: Wednesday 16th, 6.30-9pm, Madlab

April’s Manchester WordPress User Group, run by WordPress co-founder Mike Little, takes place at MadLab (http://madlab.org.uk) on Wednesday, the 16th from 6.30pm to 9pm.

The Agenda includes:

General Session (6.30 — 7.30)

  • WordPress News
  • Talk: Mike Little – Brief overview of WordPress 3.9
  • Expanded Questions & Answers session – bring your questions
  • General Discussion

Break for networking, etc.

Technical session (8.00 — 9.00)

  • Technical news
  • Talk: Mike Little – TBD
  • Expanded Questions & Answers session – bring your questions

If you have other suggestions for items to go on the agenda, please comment here or on the mailing list.

Anyone with any experience of WordPress is welcome, whether you’ve heard about it and want to know more, you’re an experienced WordPress user or developer, or anything in between; you are welcome to our meetings.

If you fancy coming along, please let us know at our Meetup page.

Mike Little (http://zed1.com), co-founder of WordPress, runs MWUG so come along to discover how WordPress can benefit you or your organisation, and get specific advice on any WordPress questions you have.

Subscribe to our Mailing list (http://groups.google.com/group/manchester-wordpress-user-group), check out our website (http://mwug.info), follow us on Twitter (http://twitter.com/mwug), join us on Linked In (http://www.linkedin.com/groups/Manchester-Wordpress-User-Group-3125011), like our Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/manchester.wordpress.user.group or join our MeetUp group http://www.meetup.com/ManchesterWordPressUserGroup.

See you at MWUG!

Posted in Meeting | Leave a comment

March 2014 Meeting Notes

Simon Owen has again written some great notes from the March MWUG meeting, including links to the things  mentioned during the evening. Thanks Simon.

The slides from Phil’s talk are here MWUG 20140319 Performance for Beginners (7MB)

The slides from Tom’s talk are here Vagrant: Virtual Machines + Automation = win

There are a number of comments and follow up information from various people on our Meetup page.

If anyone else has a writeup of this (or any other meetings), please let me know (via the contact form or the comments) and I’ll happily link to them from here.

Cheers, see you all next month!

Posted in Report | 1 Comment

March Meeting: Wednesday 19th, 6.30-9pm, Madlab

March’s Manchester WordPress User Group, run by WordPress co-founder Mike Little, takes place at MadLab (http://madlab.org.uk) on Wednesday, the 19th from 6.30pm to 9pm.

The Agenda includes:

General Session (6.30 — 7.30)

  • WordPress News
  • Talk: Phil Valentino: – Optimising your WordPress Site
  • Questions & Answers
  • General Discussion

Break for networking, etc.

Technical session (8.00 — 9.00)

If you have other suggestions for items to go on the agenda, please comment here or on the mailing list.

Anyone with any experience of WordPress is welcome, whether you’ve heard about it and want to know more, you’re an experienced WordPress user or developer, or anything in between; you are welcome to our meetings.

If you fancy coming along, please let us know at our Meetup page.

Mike Little (http://zed1.com), co-founder of WordPress, runs MWUG so come along to discover how WordPress can benefit you or your organisation, and get specific advice on any WordPress questions you have.

Subscribe to our Mailing list (http://groups.google.com/group/manchester-wordpress-user-group), check out our website (http://mwug.info), follow us on Twitter (http://twitter.com/mwug), join us on Linked In (http://www.linkedin.com/groups/Manchester-Wordpress-User-Group-3125011), like our Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/manchester.wordpress.user.group or join our MeetUp group http://www.meetup.com/ManchesterWordPressUserGroup.

See you at MWUG!

Posted in Meeting | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

February 2014 meeting notes

Simon Owen has again written some great notes from the February MWUG meeting, including links to the things  mentioned during the evening. Thanks Simon.

There are a number of comments from various people on our Meetup page.

If anyone else has a writeup of this (or any other meetings), please let me know (via the contact form or the comments) and I’ll happily link to them from here.

Cheers, see you all next month!

Posted in Report | Leave a comment

February Meeting: Wednesday 19th, 6.30-9pm, Madlab

February’s Manchester WordPress User Group, run by WordPress co-founder Mike Little, takes place at MadLab (http://madlab.org.uk) on Wednesday, the 19th from 6.30pm to 9pm.

The Agenda includes:

General Session (6.30 — 7.30)

  • WordPress News
  • Talk: Daniel Pataki will demonstrate an exciting new plugin in development
  • Questions & Answers
  • General Discussion

Break for networking, etc.

Technical session (8.00 — 9.00)

  • Technical news
  • Talk: Mike Little will discuss WP-CLI and more
  • Questions & Answers

If you have other suggestions for items to go on the agenda, please comment here or on the mailing list.

Anyone with any experience of WordPress is welcome, whether you’ve heard about it and want to know more, you’re an experienced WordPress user or developer, or anything in between; you are welcome to our meetings.

If you fancy coming along, please let us know at our Meetup page.

Mike Little (http://zed1.com), co-founder of WordPress, runs MWUG so come along to discover how WordPress can benefit you or your organisation, and get specific advice on any WordPress questions you have.

Subscribe to our Mailing list (http://groups.google.com/group/manchester-wordpress-user-group), check out our website (http://mwug.info), follow us on Twitter (http://twitter.com/mwug), join us on Linked In (http://www.linkedin.com/groups/Manchester-Wordpress-User-Group-3125011), like our Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/manchester.wordpress.user.group or join our MeetUp group http://www.meetup.com/ManchesterWordPressUserGroup.

See you at MWUG!

Posted in Meeting | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

January 2014 meeting notes and slides

Simon Owen has again written some great notes from the January MWUG meeting, including links to the things  mentioned during the evening. Thanks Simon.

There are a number of comments from various people, some with notes and links on our Meetup page.

Rhys Wynne has published the slides from his Introduction to WordPress SEO talk, thanks Rhys.

If anyone else has a writeup of this (or any other meetings), please let me know (via the contact form or the comments) and I’ll happily link to them from here.

Cheers, see you all next month!

 

Posted in News | Leave a comment

January Meeting: Wednesday 15th, 6.30-9pm, Madlab

January’s Manchester WordPress User Group, run by WordPress co-founder Mike Little, takes place at MadLab (http://madlab.org.uk) on Wednesday, the 15th from 6.30pm to 9pm.

The Agenda includes:

General Session (6.30 — 7.30)

  • WordPress News
  • Talk: Basic introduction to SEO with a WordPress – Rhys Wynne
  • Questions & Answers
  • General Discussion

Break for networking, etc.

Technical session (8.00 — 9.00)

  • Technical news
  • Talk: TBD
  • Questions & Answers

If you have other suggestions for items to go on the agenda, please comment here or on the mailing list.

Anyone with any experience of WordPress is welcome, whether you’ve heard about it and want to know more, you’re an experienced WordPress user or developer, or anything in between; you are welcome to our meetings.

If you fancy coming along, please let us know at our Meetup page.

Mike Little (http://zed1.com), co-founder of WordPress, runs MWUG so come along to discover how WordPress can benefit you or your organisation, and get specific advice on any WordPress questions you have.

Subscribe to our Mailing list (http://groups.google.com/group/manchester-wordpress-user-group), check out our website (http://mwug.info), follow us on Twitter (http://twitter.com/mwug), join us on Linked In (http://www.linkedin.com/groups/Manchester-Wordpress-User-Group-3125011), like our Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/manchester.wordpress.user.group or join our MeetUp group http://www.meetup.com/ManchesterWordPressUserGroup.

See you at MWUG!

Posted in Meeting | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

December Meeting Wednesday 18th – Xmas Party!

December’s Manchester WordPress User Group, run by WordPress co-founder Mike Little, takes place at MadLab (http://madlab.org.uk) on Wednesday, the 18th from 6.30pm to 9pm.

Decembers agenda will be slightly different with a shorter presentation by Mike followed by a chance to mingle and chat with food and drinks:

  • WordPress 3.8 — Mike Little
  • Party!

 

The food and drinks have been kindly sponsored by local website hosting company 34SP.com.

Anyone with any experience of WordPress is welcome, whether you’ve heard about it and want to know more, you’re an experienced WordPress user or developer, or anything in between; you are welcome to our meetings.

If you fancy coming along, please let us know at our Meetup page.

MWUG is run by Mike Little (http://zed1.com), co-founder of WordPress, so come along to discover how WordPress can benefit you or your organisation, and get specific advice on any WordPress questions you have.

Subscribe to our Mailing list (http://groups.google.com/group/manchester-wordpress-user-group), check out our website (http://mwug.info), follow us on Twitter (http://twitter.com/mwug), join us on Linked In (http://www.linkedin.com/groups/Manchester-Wordpress-User-Group-3125011), like our Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/manchester.wordpress.user.group or join our MeetUp group http://www.meetup.com/ManchesterWordPressUserGroup.

See you at MWUG!

 

Posted in Meeting | Leave a comment