17th Jun 2012
Learning WordPress in Ottawa

Learning WordPress in Ottawa

Last Wednesday I attended the WordPress meet-up that was hosted by Rick Radko. I highly recommend these sessions for beginners. I think it’s interesting for everyone else too. I’ve been...

26th May 2012

Beginner WordPress presentation

Last Thursday’s presentation at ArtEngine went well. The room was comfortably full and the temperature at ArtEngine wasn’t too hot. I went over the basics like what WordPress is and...

04th May 2012

Presentation on WordPress at Algonquin College

The wordpress presentation last Thursday went great. Here are a few pictures of the event and aftersocial. Seemed like there were more than 20 people. Blog this! Bookmark on Delicious...

01st May 2012
WordPress “Ask the Expert” this evening is postponed!

WordPress “Ask the Expert” this evening is postponed!

There is just one person registered for this evening. After talking to the other person we decided to come to the next one. I’ll book another of these “ATE” meetings....

30th Apr 2012

.com domains vs all the other extensions

I’ve always preached that it’s better to use a .com domain for your project. The difficulty is confusion. You’re lucky to get people to remember your domain name let alone...

20th Apr 2012

WordPress Ask the Expert

Last week as an experiment I had a WordPress session right before another event that I was involved with. The event right after is called ModLab and it’s the open...

16th Apr 2012

Blogs are not just for pumping sunshine

I just learned from a high school friend about this very tragic event. In a nutshell Tara Vachon boarded her pet for a temporary stay at the Ottawa Humane Society...

11th Apr 2012

11th Ottawa WordPress Meet-up

Last night we had a small “Ask the WordPress Expert” meet-up. We had five people in total. The next WordPress event(s) are posted. Contact me if you need another event...

03rd Apr 2012

Yesterday’s WordPress Demonstration

Yesterdays WordPress demonstration went very well.  We filled the room. Canadian Energy Issues Steve Aplin did a brief presentation on how his blog has impacted his interests. He mentioned that it...

31st Mar 2012
Meet-ups everywhere!

Meet-ups everywhere!

Hey look we’re not the only people meeting up to use WordPress. It’s the year of the WordPress meet-up. We currently have 5 seats left for the Monday WordPress meet-up...

15th Mar 2012
A true mash-up

A true mash-up

This is a funny mash-up. But what’s the message? Blog this! Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Share on Linkedin share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet...

07th Mar 2012

WordPress Meetup Ottawa

We had a great meetup last night. What we learned: 1) Blog oriented sites vs. Page oriented sites. Dashboard/Settings/Reading allows us to decide if a user visiting our URL sees...