Schedule

Saturday, May 14th

Time Room 300 Room 301 Room 250 Room 201
8:00 amRegistration Opens
8:45 amWelcome to WordCamp St. Louis
9:00 amPasswords! Attacks! and Security! Oh, My! Michele ButcherContent Modeling Teresa LaneGetting to Know the underscores Starter Theme Jason YinglingPlugin Development 101 Chris Flannagan
10:00 amGetting to Yes: How to Ask for the Business & Get Paid What You’re Worth Brian HilliardPodcasting and Videocasting with WordPress, Revisited Chris MillerOptimizing Your Themes for Responsive Images in WordPress Joe McGillFrameworks for Freelancers Shelly Peacock
11:00 amInsider’s Look into 4.5 Mike SchroderHow to make Money on WordPress Projects James HipkinWordPress in Higher Ed Curtiss GrymalaReact.js Powered Themes Kristofer Raske
12:00 pmLunch
1:00 pmThe future of WordPress: five years out Chris Lema
2:00 pmUsing WordPress for Podcasts & interviews Danielle TillisWeb Accessibility for Content Creators Jennifer SwisherDeveloper PanelWordPress Query Optimization and Best Practices Alex Miller
3:00 pmHow to Make the Most out of Yoast SEO Nile Flores7 Scientifically Proven Steps To Engage Your Blog Readers Andy NathanHoney, I forget to reset the variable Pippin WilliamsonCode Review: Keeping Things Secure, Clean, and Performant Ryan Markel
4:00 pmBlogger PanelBuilding a Simple Project Plan for WordPress Projects Lucas LimaStruck By Lightning Aaron JorbinMaking Simple Things Really Complicated: High Availability for WordPress David Smith
7:00 pmWordCamp St. Louis Afterparty

Sunday, May 15th

Time Room 300 Room 301 Room 250 Room 201
9:00 amHardening WordPress, Again Gregory RayKids CampContributor SessionCreating a SaaS app built on WordPress Ryan O’Neil
10:00 amBusiness PanelKids Camp (cont.)Contributor Session (cont.)Automating WordPress Plugin Development with Gulp Mike Hale
11:00 amPodcast PanelKids Camp (cont.)Contributor Session (cont.)Ultimate power: Bend WordPress layouts to your every whim – with widget areas! Mary Baum
12:00 pmCommunity Day Lunch
1:00 pmWhy WordPress Works this Way Aaron Jorbin
2:00 pmCasual AMA/Hangout/Networking/Closing Notes

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