Tag Archives: WordPress.tv

Let Alex Vasquez Help You Decide Whether to Use a WordPress Framework, Parent Theme or Starter Theme

I wasn’t able to WordCamp Orange County in 2013, but if I had, I would have enjoyed checking out this cool talk in person. The presenter, Alex Vasquez, does a good job explaining the differences and similarities between frameworks, parent/child themes, and starter themes.

His slide deck has some awesome illustrations.

If You Haven’t Seen Brad Williams Speak in Person on WordPress Security, Watch This!

Brad Williams has long been considered a leading person on WordPress security. I’ve had the opportunity to see him speak a number of times and if you haven’t, I would really suggest you check out one his latest talks from WordCamp Phoenix.

I will be doing an upcoming course on WordPress security for Treehouse and resources like this from Brad are a huge asset for learning more about the topic. Thanks Brad!

Interesting Video Comparing WordPress to Other Education Platforms

As someone who worked for Blackboard for a year and has used a number of different LMS at the middle, high school, college, and University level, I liked watching this video from Maria Erb on the topic.

In my opinion, using WordPress and Sensei from WooThemes, you can create a a pretty great LMS replacement.