Pittsburgh WordPress Group

Welcome!

Our vision for this group is to make it possible for those in the Pittsburgh area to connect, learn, and inspire one another in using WordPress.

We welcome all to come to one of our meetups to share ideas, learn new tips and make new friends with other WordPress enthusiasts. Meetups are conveniently held in the Wexford area as well as the South Side and East End.

Whether you are a user and blogger or a designer and developer, all our welcome to join our meetups. No question is ever too small!

WordCamp Pittsburgh

WordCamp Pittsburgh 2018 was held on Saturday, September 22, 2018 at Pittsburgh Technical College. Thanks to everyone who attended, volunteered and sponsored!

If you’re looking for another great WordCamp to attend, check out the schedule at central.wordcamp.org.

Meetups

The Future of WordPress as a Headless CMS

November 14, 2020 9:00 AM

JAMstack is growing in popularity as a faster, more secure option than a traditional CMS like WordPress. However, WordPress is still a powerful tool for creating and managing content and can serve as the backend for a modern application. In this session, you’ll learn what JAMstack is, why many consider it the future of the web, and how WordPress fits into a modern web application architecture.

Learn more about our virtual mega meetup at https://wppittsburgh.com/fall-2020-virtual-mega-meetup/.


Open Discussion & Q&A

November 14, 2020 9:00 AM

To kick off our mega meetup series of events, we'll start with an open discussion and Q&A. Ask questions, share a success or challenge, meet others in the group or just come to hang out.

Learn more about our virtual mega meetup at https://wppittsburgh.com/fall-2020-virtual-mega-meetup/.


Unlocking SEO Through Content Marketing: A Step-by-Step Guide

November 14, 2020 10:00 AM

SEO is over-analyzed and over-explained. But it really comes down to 1 thing: how well can you connect your website to your audience? The gap between your website and your audience can be difficult to bridge. Fortunately, the best way to connect those two sides is through something that doesn’t require technical knowledge -- content marketing.

In this talk, Mark Rogers will walk attendees through everything they need to know to build a content marketing program that grabs attention from search engines. He’ll walk attendees through creating a content strategy, conducting keyword research, writing and optimizing content for SEO, and reviewing success metrics.

Learn more about our virtual mega meetup at https://wppittsburgh.com/fall-2020-virtual-mega-meetup/.


Your Site Isn’t a Cornfield…Just Because You Built It, Doesn’t Mean They’ll Come

November 14, 2020 11:00 AM

Your website is not a cornfield… just because you built it, doesn’t mean they’ll come.

So, you’ve got a website — great! Now it’s time to sit back and watch the business roll in, right?

I mean, that’s how it works in the movie — he builds the baseball field in the middle of nowhere, and like magic, ghostly baseball players show up and cars line up for miles to see them play.

Unfortunately, you won’t have James Earl Jones or cornfield magic on your side.

Join digital marketing bad-ass, Heather Steele of Blue Steele Solutions to learn how to get the right people to your website and move them into your sales funnel once they get there.

Learn more about our virtual mega meetup at https://wppittsburgh.com/fall-2020-virtual-mega-meetup/.


Blog

Resources

WordPress Pittsburgh on Slack
Support at wordpress.org
WordPress.tv
Free access to lynda.com (with library card)
Resources for designers and developers
StartNow Pittsburgh weekly email
MyCamp Rocks weekly newsletter
WP Live Support

Contact

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