Hello! If you're looking for the slides from my "Why Switching to WordPress Coding Standards Will Make You a Better Developer" talk that I've given at WordCamps and local WordPress events, you can find them here: http://davetgreen.github.io/wpcs-talk/ Enjoy, and feel free to come back and leave me any questions you might have in the comments … Continue reading WPCS Talk
In November 2014, I attended my first ever web development conference that would set me on a path which would change my life. This is my love letter to FrontEndNorth, a conference that I not only hold dear, but am co-organising for 2016.
As I write this I'm sat in a cafe at Manchester Airport with m'colleague Kimb Jones before we board our flight to Vienna for WordCamp Europe 2016. We've managed to find a great AirBnB in the area which means we have a great base for exploring the area and getting to the venue, plus we're sharing the digs … Continue reading Ohhh Vienna!
One of my development goals for 2016 was to speak at two more WordCamps that I haven't previously spoken at. Another one of my goals was to give four brand new talks this year. Well, I have news! I'm excited to confirm that I'll be taking a positive step toward meeting both of these development goals this … Continue reading A new talk for new speaking gigs
If you missed my talk during WordCamp Manchester (WCMCR), or you're generally interested in learning more about getting to grips with the Customizer API to help you build your themes, my "Building Themes with the WP Customizer API" talk has now been published over at WordPress.tv For convenience, I've embedded the video here for your … Continue reading Customizer talk now on WordPress.tv
These are my notes and observations from tonight's WP Leeds meet-up. Open Source - The story of Herbert Jason Agnew gave a insightful and inspiring talk about his experiences building Herbert, an open source WordPress plugin development framework. I've spent the last 10 months working a major open source project myself so I took a … Continue reading Notes from WP Leeds – Tues 27th October
On Saturday October 10th, WordCamp Manchester (WCMCR) rolled into town and with it came my first opportunity to speak at a WordCamp, or in front of any group of people larger than your average local developer meet-up. In this post, I'm going to cover my journey leading up to WCMCR before talking about my experience speaking … Continue reading The road to my first WordCamp talk
Hello! If you're looking for the slides from my "Building Themes with the WP Customizer API" talk that I've given at WordCamps and local WordPress events, you can find them here: http://davetgreen.github.io/wp-customizer-talk/ Enjoy, and feel free to come back and leave me any questions you might have in the comments below!