(Video) CSS Grid Changes Everything

If you make websites, this is must-watch TV: CSS Grid Changes Everything (About Web Layouts) with Morten Rands-Hendriksen at WordCamp Europe 2017. https://youtu.be/txZq7Laz7_4   An educational and engaging presentation by @mor10 (epic pun on his Twitter handle!) that explains everything you need to know to move past float and flex and start using CSS grid today … Continue reading (Video) CSS Grid Changes Everything

WordCamp Buenos Aires 2015

I gave a talk at WordCamp Buenos Aires in May 2015 on finding and choosing the perfect theme. Slides (in Spanish) are available here: Encontrar el diseño perfecto para tu sitio WordPress. For similar information in English, check out these Jumpstart resources on ThemeShaper. It was a great event! Well organized and well attended; I … Continue reading WordCamp Buenos Aires 2015

Video: State of Themes Panel

Lance Willett, Tiago Noronha, Ben Gillbanks, Tammie Lister: State of Themes Panel from WordCamp London 2015 — now on WordPress TV.

Haciendo Comunidad

La comunidad de WordPress es una cosa compleja. Tiene muchas particularidades que la hacen única, y a la vez la hacen poco apetecible. Porque cuando la estructura de algo es taaan grande, es muy difícil entrar en ella y sentirse cómodo. Las comunidades locales de WordPress de Barcelona y Sevilla nos hemos unido y hemos … Continue reading Haciendo Comunidad

WordCamp Las Peñitas: A 1000-Hour Head Start with Underscores

I presented at WordCamp Las Peñitas in May 2014 on the _s WordPress starter theme; how it gives theme designers and developers a thousand-hour head start. Slides (in Spanish) are available here: Ahorra 1000 horas con Underscores. For information on _s in English, check out these Underscores articles on ThemeShaper. It was a fun and … Continue reading WordCamp Las Peñitas: A 1000-Hour Head Start with Underscores

Joan and Ben

A highlight of WordCamp London last weekend was meeting two WordPress friends I'd previously only talked to online: Joan Artés ... ... and Ben Gillbanks. Cheers, guys. Thanks also for your contributions to Twenty Fourteen on Sunday's Contributor Day.

Paul Clark on How WordPress Saves Lives

Sometimes you hear a story that grounds you and reminds you about the reasons you chose your profession. Why it all matters. This is one of those. Paul Clark's presentation at WordCamp Phoenix did just that. A must-watch. Discover how the freedom and flexibility built into WordPress empowers relief teams working in war zones in … Continue reading Paul Clark on How WordPress Saves Lives

I’m Speaking at WordCamp Phoenix 2013

I'm attending and speaking WordCamp Phoenix 2013, and for my second year in a row presenting on themes in the Jumpstart track as part of the Saturday schedule. The conference is Friday Jan 18 through Sunday January 20. If you'll be at WordCamp Phoenix please say hello — let's talk some WordPress, Arizona. Update: Video … Continue reading I’m Speaking at WordCamp Phoenix 2013

WordCamp San Francisco 2012

I attended WordCamp San Francisco this year—my third time in a row. Thoroughly enjoyed the speakers and sessions, networking with partners and friends—plus meeting new folks. Following the main conference, on Sunday, I was part of a very productive Dev Day where 17 (seventeen!) of us hacked on the new default theme for WordPress, Twenty … Continue reading WordCamp San Francisco 2012

WordCamp San Diego 2012

It's time again for WordCamp San Diego 2012. Sat Mar 24 and Sun Mar 25 will be two days filled with WordPress geeky goodness, a full conference on Saturday and a developer hack day on Sunday. I'm speaking in the Developer track on Saturday at 2:10 pm—my topic is Theme Busters R Us: Breaking themes … Continue reading WordCamp San Diego 2012