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WordPress Sheffield

A FREE monthly WordPress meetup for developers, designers, bloggers and WordPress enthusiasts organised by Kimb Jones & supported by Make Do.

Next meetup is Tuesday June 9th at Harrisons 1854 in the Center of Sheffield.

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June 2015: CustomiZing WordPress

Building themes using the WordPress Customizer

Dave Green: Senior Developer at Make Do

The WordPress theme Customizer has been part of WordPress core for a number of years. It offers a fast and simple way to integrate common theme options into your build like uploading logos, changing colors, typography etc. Let's see how it's done!

WordPress Site Builder Tour

Kimb Jones: WordPress Sheffield Organizer

Let's take a look at some of these crazy WordPress site builders like SiteOrigin, Layers, Headway and Visual Composer.

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

Harrisons 1854

Our venue for is Harrisons which is in the city center, just off Glossop Road and a few steps from West Street.

The venue has plenty of room, a projector and a bar.

Get directions to Harrisons

Who runs this?

The meetup is chaired & organised by Kimb Jones the Creative Managing Director of local-WordPress agency Make Do. Kimb is 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, the WordPress Leeds team, Jesse Cohen the Human Made lot and attendees from both the University of Sheffield and Sheffield Hallam University.

Stay in touch & be social

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