Business

Maybe you use WordPress for your business, or perhaps, Wordpress is your business. Either way, knowing the platform in depth is vital to maximising efficiency and growth.

Here, you’ll see videos and slides of past presentations at WordPress London events that focus on business.

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Developing for WordPress with WooCommerce

Introducing ways to use WooCommerce as a platform to build user experiences and business solutions that go beyond ...

Why a greener web is good for everyone

The internet has huge potential to move us towards a sustainable future through dematerialising products and streamlining industries. ...

What I do when I don’t know what I’m doing

Many projects I do require knowledge that I don't have. Yet. With a standard technical approach and the ...

Why I’m going to stop selling WordPress websites

This will be about my journey and reluctance to go into building client website with WordPress. About the ...

Open Q&A Session

This is an opportunity for you to bring those unanswered questions you may have about WordPress, whether that's ...

Designing the Content Creation Experience

WordPress is being used in increasingly complex settings, powering everything from websites, to apps to content distribution services. ...

All-in-one GDPR

We'll be looking at the development process and the problems solved by our compliance toolkit to help your ...

The Joys and Hardships of Adding Cloud Services to WordPress

In this talk Nic will step through both the product and engineering challenges of tightly integrating a complex ...

How Blockchain is going to disrupt Digital Marketing

David will take a look at how blockchain is starting to disrupt the digital marketing sector and show ...

Test quick, Build smart, Be awesome

A lot of the time businesses are so focused on the big shiny thing at the end of ...

No one said it would be _this_ hard…

The challenges of running a one-person business are many and varied.  The impact on my mental health caused ...

Winning at Discovery

That phase of any project that, if not pinned down and given the attention it needs, can trip ...

Splitting Shipping based on shipping class in WooCommerce

Up until WooCommerce 2.1, each order had to be shipped via a single method with a single price. ...

Don’t lose your steam! How to deal with unhappy customers

No matter if your product, business plans or plugin is functional and well crafted: there comes a time ...

Journey from Freelancer to Agency

Who has helped us along the way.  What tools we now use to manage the business.

WordPress at the United Nations

“WordPress at the United Nations” is about my experience doing WordPress consulting at the United Nations Head Quarters ...

#A11Y and How to Sell it to a Client

We have all heard the term #A11Y and know we should be doing something about it, but how ...

Privacy by Design: 7 things you can’t afford to ignore

Even in a post Brexit UK, the new law on data protection is going to change things for ...

Word after word: my writing workflow

From blog posts to internal reports, reviews, documentations, business proposals or social statuses, there is a wide range ...

You Can Do It – The Tools for Entrepreneurial Success

Anything is possible, if you put your mind to it. Determination, tenacity and personality are the tools for ...

Ethical Outsourcing for Web Developers / Designers

We all live in a ‘gig’ economy.  But how should you work with freelancers to make sure you ...

How to grow from a one-man-band into an agency

Taking the leap and loving it. Building a team, how, who and what to look out for Attracting ...

Why we built our SaaS startup on WordPress and why you should too

Elliot will share lessons learnt and decisions taken in development. Why we chose WordPress and how it enabled ...

10 Step Guide To Doing Your Own Thing (With WordPress)

I'll share the 10 most important things I've learned since I started to use WordPress and the experiences ...

Fired Up For Business

Your energy and productivity are crucial for business success. Health is fundamental to your energy and productivity. • ...

Crossing the bridge from corporate comfort to start-up solitude

Corporate life does not prepare you for the day you set out on your own.  For many creating ...

Learn more than the average Web Developer

Steve is going to teach the 10 things that people MUST know BEFORE they Build a Website.  It’s ...

Catering for WordPress

Building an online integrated information and support system for the catering / hospitality sector. The catering industry has ...

Improvisation – A Vital Tool for Business Success

The ability to 'think on your feet' is not only valuable but vital to your business’ success. Without ...

Is WordPress always the right tool for the Job?

A case study of how we have used WordPress in creative ways and a few of the bumps ...

Building Products using WordPress

In his session, Noel will talk about how WordPress can be used to build web applications. He’ll draw ...

Smart tips and tricks for managing freelancers

Freelancer is the ‘new employment’. Most organisations use freelancers for some tasks but some even build an entire ...

Change is inevitable, growth is intentional

15 years in the Hosting industry. Rackspace from 100x growth in 10 years. Why I believe in WordPress. ...

Use WordPress to Find Clients

Rob Cubbon discusses how he uses WordPress to find clients.

The Business of WordPress

My business uses Wordpress a lot to help meet client's website needs. This talk is not techy but, ...

Tips and tricks for using WordPress as an application platform

Dan Westall (http://www.dan-westall.co.uk/) will share tips and tricks for using WordPress for application prototyping, covering recommended plugins and ...

Writing blogs and articles – lessons from writing for newspapers

Peter Curtain gives a talk on writing blogs and articles, his lessons from writing for newspapers.

Tips, tools & techniques for making a living from WordPress

Code for the People co-founder Simon Dickson will talk a bit about the development of the UK ecosystem, ...

Team Genes

Nathan Roberts will discuss team genes at the WordPress London Meetup.

NDEP Case Study

Keith Devon gives a 5 min. lightning talk covering a case study of NDEP.org at the WordPress London ...

Tailoring WordPress to suit your client needs

WordPress is designed to make website administration simple. This talk covers how StudioA2 deliver projects that allow flexibility ...

Getting started with WordPress web apps

This talk will give you an introduction to using WordPress to build web apps. It will include: the ...

How not to give appalling user support

More and more developers are using WordPress to build and sell online products (web apps, SaaS, etc.), and ...

Introduction to WooCommerce

In this presentation I’ll show you how easy it is to set up an online store with WooCommerce. ...

A Question of Deliverables

Before responsive design, there was "standard" design. Keeping the client in the loop with standard design was easy, ...

Those who don’t jump will never fly

Changing what you don't like in the WordPress core, a plugin or a framework is not an easy ...

Developing and selling WordPress plugins

Dan will talk about the journey from finding a problem to solve, building a solution and submitting to ...

WordPress By Subscription

The recurring business model that saved my business (and my sanity). A profitable ‘micro’ 13-year-old web development business ...
Dan Maby
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