WordPress meetup organizer newsletter: September 2019

Hello WordPress MeetupMeetup All local/regional gatherings that are officially a part of the WordPress world but are not WordCamps are organized through https://www.meetup.com/. A meetup is typically a chance for local WordPress users to get together and share new ideas and seek help from one another. Searching for ‘WordPress’ on meetup.com will help you find options in your area. organizers!

Welcome to another meetup organizer newsletter full of news, information, and inspiration for your local meetup.

Newsletter contents:

  • Diverse Speaker Training Workshops
  • WordPress Organizer Meetup Roundtable
  • WordPress 5.3 Bug Scrub
  • Reminders

WordCampWordCamp WordCamps are casual, locally-organized conferences covering everything related to WordPress. They're one of the places where the WordPress community comes together to teach one another what they’ve learned throughout the year and share the joy. Learn more. US – Community Track

This year WordCamp US is holding its first ever community track. This track will feature workshops and interactive presentations designed to include the audience.

Here is what is being covered on the WCUS community track:

Creating A Welcoming And Diverse Space

A workshop to create WordPress events in person or online; on how to create a welcoming and diverse space.

The  group are running a pre WordCamp US workshop on 6th October 2019, online. You can participate in it by looking up more details here

Grow Your Meetup

This workshop will cover some popular ideas around marketing tactics, meetup formats and ideas along with WordCamps to grow your meetup.

Running A Successful Contributor Day

This workshop will cover how to go about running a contributor dayContributor Day Contributor Days are standalone days, frequently held before or after WordCamps but they can also happen at any time. They are events where people get together to work on various areas of https://make.wordpress.org/ There are many teams that people can participate in, each with a different focus. https://2017.us.wordcamp.org/contributor-day/ https://make.wordpress.org/support/handbook/getting-started/getting-started-at-a-contributor-day/. for WordCamp that has never done it before. It might also be useful for Contributor meetups.

Organizing A WordCamp While Staying Sane

This workshop will explore tools, software and techniques to remove barriers and make running a WordPress meetup easier.

WordPress Organizer Meetup Roundtable

Sometimes Meetup organizers can find themselves stuck  and are looking for inspiration to improve their events.

The WordPress Organizer Meetup Roundtable are great discussions by some very experienced organizers and would be a great resource for meetup organizers.

WordPress 5.3 Bug Scrub

WordPress 5.3 is slated to release in November. That means bug scrubs will happen weekly all the way up to the final release. You could share this schedule with your meetups to get them involved in participating and contributing to coreCore Core is the set of software required to run WordPress. The Core Development Team builds WordPress..

Here is the link to the WordPress 5.3 Bug Scrub Schedule.

Reminders

That’s it for now — chat with you next time!

Your friends on the Community Team

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