Demystifying Gutenberg: As the title suggests, intends to demystify the much talked about WYSIWYG editor for WordPress: Project Gutenberg. With the presentation, I intend to go through the basics of the New interface, features, and functionalities of the new Gutenberg editor that both users and developers can enjoy. The presentation will be beneficial for basic WordPress users to get along with the new Editor interface as well as theme and plugin developers to get some basic ideas on the features and extensibility of their projects with the new Editor. Let’s talk Gutenberg !!Intended

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WordPress is world’s most popular Content Management System and it has a market share of over 25% of the World’s website. WordPress.Org community is by far the best in the web industry. WordPress.Org repository is maintained voluntarily by the contributors around the world. So, sometimes it is quite difficult to sync everything together. WordPress.Org item submission needs some extra care. In this talk, I would like to share a guided walk through how to submit an item to the WordPress repository so that it doesn’t stick a long time for reviewing and when it is reviewed it will be live with less or no effort. I will mention the most common mistakes done by the submitted both in theme and plugin repository. I will also encourage the developer to join the review team in order to shorten the waiting period of time. Reviewing is fun and educational. We learn a lot by reviewing others code and analyzing them will help us to grow also. I will also cover the basics and common issues that a reviewer should know. How do I know the most common mistakes? I have submitted my items without any prior repository knowledge. I got plenty of rejection and educative explanation from the reviewer which helped me to learn things. Some of them are so silly that I now laugh at myself. And I thought I am the only one doing those. But as I am reviewing items now, I have seen that those are commons. So I can definitely give a good talk on it which might help the community.

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Along with the advancement of science and technology, these breakthroughs have enhanced every aspect of computer science. Programming languages are just keeping coming so fast. A little too fast perhaps. Programming skills you acquired earlier will be obsolete if are not keeping yourself updated and will impact your occupation. This trends in keeping programming skills up to date in this very competitive world, we fellow programmers/developer or any technical people have suffered stress, anxiety and even depression. So There is a need of such kind of programming that will work for our Body and Mind and help to keep us strong in this battle of competitive programming fields. This talk will discuss inner engineering for our Body, Mind, and Soul.

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In this topic, Oduor shows you how powerful WordPress is and how you can use it to spur your blogging business and company blog.

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During this session, you’ll learn what it takes to build a 6-figure affiliate/niche website from the ground up.

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Integrating mobile payments for online stores in Kenya (and Africa, generally), is a hustle. Mauko shares his 5-year journey in making the ecosystem better for himself and others; as well as the successes we have managed to pull off, despite the various challenges

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Our graphic design agency’s mission is to empower women & minority owned businesses to succeed with impactful design. In this presentation, my business partner and I will discuss:

-How we empower women with design
-How web design can help women become successful business owners
-Finding ways to align with other professional women / creating a support network
-How design impacts cultural change

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Once you have a great website for your business, or a client’s business, time to get it out there. No longer is the Internet a Field of Dreams where people just show up. Using Social Media can help grow your brand awareness and show customers how engaged with them you are.

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If you are a WordPress plugin or theme author, you probably have mixed feelings about the WordPress Support Forums. For many, they are a necessary evil of the WordPress product developer experience. While they are limited, the advantages they offer far outweigh the disadvantages when tackled well.

I’ve been providing support on the WP.org support forums for over 5 years for a wide variety of plugins. I’ll share my experiences and provide insight and tools that will make you a believer both in free support and in the value the .org support forums can provide to you and your business.

Attendees will gain a deeper knowledge of all the resources the WP.org Support Forums offer. They will also learn of new tools at their disposal to offer more effective technical support for their users on the .org forums.

See also: https://slides.com/mattcromwell/wclax18#/

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