Slides from WordCamp Baltimore – A Year of Learning (and Teaching) JavaScript Deeply

Today I had the chance to speak at WordCamp Baltimore 2016 about my last year of learning and teaching¬†JavaScript Deeply. I had a great time preparing the slides and getting everything ready and hopefully it all went well ūüôā ¬†I'll add up the video once its on WordPress.tv https://speakerdeck.com/zgordon/a-year-of-learning-and-teaching-javascript-deeply  

$100 Off My WooCommerce Development Workshop at WooConf 2016

I'm super excited to head out to Austin on April 6-8 this year for my 2nd¬†WooConf. ¬†This year I will be doing a workshop based on a¬†WooCommerce Theme Development Course I did at Treehouse. Thanks to the folks at¬†WooCommerce, I have an unlimited coupon code "WOOCONFZAC" for $100 off¬†for anyone who wants to attend¬†the conference … Continue reading $100 Off My WooCommerce Development Workshop at WooConf 2016

The Sustaining Heart of the WordPress Community

This last week has been quite a week for me. ¬†Treehouse,¬†The online learning company where I have been teaching WordPress for the last 3+ years told me that they had decided to stop teaching WordPress and that I had been fired.¬† That was Monday. On Friday the same week, WordCamp US started. ¬†Between Monday and … Continue reading The Sustaining Heart of the WordPress Community

Technology Education Panel at WordCamp Orlando 2015

https://twitter.com/professorjosh/status/665957144940924929/photo/1 Today I had the¬†chance to speak on a panel at WordCamp Orlando on Technology Education with the following rock stars: Susanna Miller, Iron Yard Gregg Pollack, Code School Josh Murdock, Valencia College Zac Gordon, Treehouse We had a great moderator,¬†Orrett Davis, who brought some great questions as well as fielded some superb questions from … Continue reading Technology Education Panel at WordCamp Orlando 2015

Check Out My Live Workshop on Making a WordPress Theme with the ZURB Foundation CSS Framework!

Thanks to some encouragement from one of our Treehouse students, Anthony Hind as well as our awesome video team at Treehouse, I was able to do a live workshop this week on how to build a basic WordPress theme with the Foundation Framework from ZURB. You can find the workshop here on Treehouse. If you're … Continue reading Check Out My Live Workshop on Making a WordPress Theme with the ZURB Foundation CSS Framework!

Trailer for New Treehouse Course: How to Build Websites with WordPress

I'm excited to announce the release of our latest Treehouse WordPress course: How to Make Websites with WordPress. We cover all the basics you need to get up and running with WordPress: How to Install WordPress Working with WordPress Themes Customizing WordPress Themes Working with Custom Post Types and Fields Adding Widget Areas Adding Custom … Continue reading Trailer for New Treehouse Course: How to Build Websites with WordPress