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WPCampus in Portland

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WPCampus is hosting their annual in-person conference in Portland, Oregon in July. WPCampus is a group of WordPress enthusiasts with a focus in higher ed.

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Gutenberg is growing on me

Gutenberg Editor

Like many, I’ve been watching warily as WordPress 5 pushes the new Gutenberg editor onto us. I’ve been watching not only as a person who uses WordPress regularly, but as a person who administers and supports two big WordPress Multisite installations (UCI Sites and Faculty Websites). What would this mean for our user base? How…

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Embedding Instagram Posts

Grab link to Instagram post

Did you know that WordPress makes it easy to embed an Instagram post? No plugin needed. Simply paste in the Instagram’s image URL while viewing the image. You can also get to it by clicking the […] and clicking “Copy Link”. Paste the link on a line by itself in the Visual Editor. Make sure…

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WordCamp Orange County Tickets on Sale!

WordCamp OC tickets go on sale on Tuesday, May 17th at noon. It will be held at the Cove – UCI Applied Innovation this year over in the Research Park on July 9th & 10th. https://2016.oc.wordcamp.org/tickets-on-sale-may-17-at-noon/ Tickets usually sell out within a few hours, so get yours before they are gone.

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WordCamp US – December 4 – 6, 2015

This year’s central WordCamp is being held in Philadelphia, PA instead of San Francisco. I have attended the past two years via Live Stream. It’s an inexpensive way to still participate in the learning. I like to joke that it is WordCamp for introverts! Tickets will likely go quickly, so sign up now. The Live…

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