Dissecting a WP Theme and Customizing Self-Hosted Wordpress

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You did it. You moved from wordpress.com to your own hosted solution but what now? How do you customize Wordpress to suite you needs?

This session is for intermediate to advance users looking to customize their blogs through code. 

Topics in this session:

  • Disecting the Wordpress Theme Files
  • WP funtions you can't live without?
  • Basic PHP skills
  • The power of page hierarchy
  • Creating template pages

Presentors Bio:

Recently quitting her full time position as Assistant Professor of Web Technology at the Community College of Baltimore County, Roni has embarked on the wild world of professional blogging. As the women behind Roni's Weigh, GreenLiteBites and BlogToLose

Roni combines her passion for web development, design, cooking, health
and communication. She couldn't have found a better creative outlet to
pursue all of her passions!

Roni has a Masters of Science in Instructional Technology from Bloomsburg University and a Bachelor Science in Business Administration. In addition to blogging, Roni consults at Johns Hopkins University and takes small web projects under her company, SkinnyMinnyMedia.