WordPress meetup organizer newsletter: September 2018

This newsletter was sent to meetup organisers via the meetup.com messages system today. 🙂 Hello WordPress Meetup organisers! Welcome to another meetup organiser newsletter full of news, information and inspiration for your local meetup. Newsletter contents: Meetup Organisers Tracker and Badge Ideas and suggestions for new meetups Diversity Speaker Training Workshops Meetup Organisers Tracker and […]

Reviewing Meetup Venue Requests

From time to time, WordPress Community Support will receive a request from a Meetup group to assist in paying for their venue. To review venue requests, you’ll need the following things: Help Scout access The internet Some stellar searching skills When a request is received, check the following: Why the Meetup has left the previous […]

Meetup organizer newsletter suggestions for September?

Friends, we’re about to start drafting the September edition of the meetup organizers newsletter — if there are any topics you’d recommend we include, or any interesting meetup event formats you think are worth highlighting, could you please comment on this post by the end of this week? 🙂 Thanks!!! #meetups-2 #newsletterLogin to ReplyTo-do

Meetup Organiser Badge Proposal

As we published yesterday, the new Meetup Tracker comes with a lot of great new benefits, including the fact the we will be able to link meetup groups with each organiser’s WordPress.org profile. This means that we can finally give out user profile badges to meetup organisers. We need to decide what icon and colour […]

Calling all Meetup Group Organisers!

We’ve recently been working on a new platform for managing meetup applications and keeping track of them in a central system. One of the benefits of this system is that we will finally be able to assign WordPress.org profile badges to all WordPress meetup group organisers! We’re very excited to make this happen, but we […]

New tool for Community Deputies: Meetup Tracker

Hi Community Deputies! I’m glad to announce that we will not have to use the “Meetup Status Doc” sheet anymore since today! Hope you are as happy as I am with this news 😀 The Meetup Tracker is a new tool that the Global Community Team will use to track all current Meetup.com groups, and […]

Meetup Tracker

The Meetup Tracker is a new tool that the Global Community Team will use to track all current Meetup.com groups, and new Meetup applications received via the new form for the Meetup Chapter Program. This tool is hosted in the dashboard of central.wordcamp.org, and if you’re an active Community Deputy who has been vetting Meetup […]

WordPress meetup organizer newsletter: August 2018

This newsletter was sent to meetup organizers via the meetup.com messages system today. 🙂 Hello WordPress Meetup organisers! Welcome to another meetup organizer newsletter full of news, information, and inspiration for your local meetup. Newsletter contents: – WordPress 4.9.8 Maintenance Release – The New WordPress Editor – Idea for a new meetup format – Call […]

Promoting your Meetup

Promoting a WordPress Meetup is so much more than setting up a Meetup page. The Marketing Team has crowdsourced some of the things that have worked. We hope that this advice is helpful. Please note that these are suggestions, not requirements. Every community has their own nuance and flavor. Each Meetup should have a static, […]

Call for topic suggestions: monthly meetup organizer newsletter

Every month we try to send out a newsletter for meetup organizers in our program. As you can see from these examples (#, #, #), the newsletter typically spotlights: an interesting event format that organizers might want to try out news about global community team projects news about the WordPress open source project If you’d […]