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WordPress Sheffield

A free monthly WordPress meetup for developers, designers, bloggers and WordPress enthusiasts organised by Kimb Jones.

Next meetup is Tuesday August 12th at The Showroom in Sheffield.

August update: we have space for 30 people at The Showroom with 2 speakers booked and a Q&A session around what to expect in WordPress 4.0

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Meetup Structure & Topics

Talks & Presentations

Sessions from industry professionals on WP-related topics.

Show & Tells

Participants are encouraged to show off their projects.

Friendly Chat & Banter

Q&As discussions, rants, problem solving and general chatter.

Hosted in the heart of Sheffield

The Showroom

Our venue for larger meetups is the Showroom Cafe which is just a short walk from the train station. The venue has plenty of room, a projector and a bar.

Get directions to The Showroom

Rultand Arms

Mid-sized meetups happen upstairs at the Rutland Arms which is just up the street from the Showroom. Here we have a smaller space with a projector and a bar downstairs.

Get directions to the Rutland Arms

Sheffield Tap

Our more casual & unorganized meetups happen at the Sheffield Tap and is part of Sheffield Train Station. It's a great modern real ale bar and we pre-book a few tables for chat & banter.

Get directions to the Sheffield Tap

The after party...

After the session the group tend to hit a local bar, these are normally in either of the typical venues so look for us in either The Showroom Bar, The Rutland Arms or The Sheffield Tap

Can't make the full session? Just follow the hashtag and find us in the bar!

Who runs this?

The session is chaired by WordPress freelance consultant Kimb Jones a designer, developer and certified UK-WordPress rockstar (he wrote this himself).

You can follow Kimb on twitter for announcements of upcoming events and other general WordPress goings on or sign up to his mailing list.

Other regular attendees include Matt Watson, Ian Parr, Tim Nash (who organises WordPress Leeds), Simon Dunton and the Human Made team.

Sessions require sponsorship to pay for room hire, drinks and food on the night - this is currently provided by by the lovely people at Make Do (Kimb & Matt) and was previously lovingly provided by The GIST Foundation.

Stay in touch & be social

Mailing list...

Follow Kimb for updates via...

I'm mostly active on twitter but you can also email me direct.