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WordCamp Phoenix 2013: Just Like Building a House

WordCamp Phoenix 2013: Just Like Building a House

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Natalie MacLees

January 19, 2013
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  1. Just Like Building a House Getting a new WordPress site

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  2. Who I am Purple Pen Productions GPVOEFS QSJODJQBM jQuery for

    Designers BVUIPS SoCal WordPress Users’ Group PSHBOJ[FS jQuery la Users’ Group GPVOEFS PSHBOJ[FS !OBUBMJFNBDwOBUBMJFNBDDPN 1IPUPCZ"OESFT$BTUBOFEB
  3. Business as Usual IUUQXXXQSPCMPHHFSOFUBSDIJWFTLFFQZPVSOFXZFBSTSFTPMVUJPOTFUVQBTPDJBMTFBSDIPQUJNJ[FEXPSEQSFTTCMPHUPEBZ

  4. Business as Usual Step 1 3FHJTUFSZPVSEPNBJO IUUQXXXQSPCMPHHFSOFUBSDIJWFTLFFQZPVSOFXZFBSTSFTPMVUJPOTFUVQBTPDJBMTFBSDIPQUJNJ[FEXPSEQSFTTCMPHUPEBZ

  5. Business as Usual Step 1 3FHJTUFSZPVSEPNBJO Step 2 $SFBUFBIPTUJOHBDDPVOU IUUQXXXQSPCMPHHFSOFUBSDIJWFTLFFQZPVSOFXZFBSTSFTPMVUJPOTFUVQBTPDJBMTFBSDIPQUJNJ[FEXPSEQSFTTCMPHUPEBZ

  6. Business as Usual Step 1 3FHJTUFSZPVSEPNBJO Step 2 $SFBUFBIPTUJOHBDDPVOU Step

    3 4FMFDUB8PSE1SFTTUIFNF IUUQXXXQSPCMPHHFSOFUBSDIJWFTLFFQZPVSOFXZFBSTSFTPMVUJPOTFUVQBTPDJBMTFBSDIPQUJNJ[FEXPSEQSFTTCMPHUPEBZ
  7. WRONG WRONG WRONG IUUQXXXqJDLSDPNQIPUPTCPMPOTLJ

  8. IUUQXXXqJDLSDPNQIPUPTKVTUJOCBFEFS Only using One Tool

  9. IUUQXXXqJDLSDPNQIPUPTQSPGFTTPSDPPQFS Poorly chosen Theme

  10. IUUQXXXqJDLSDPNQIPUPTDVNJEBODJLJ A house built without a Blueprint

  11. FAIL PLAN When you to , FAIL PLAN to you

  12. IUUQXXXqJDLSDPNQIPUPTXTDVMMJO Let’s start with a Blueprint

  13. With a plan we know... 8IBUBDUJPOUPUBLFOFYU 8IBUHPBMTXF`SFUSZJOHUPSFBDI )PXUPBEKVTUBTXFMFBSO IUUQXXXqJDLSDPNQIPUPTPPI@GPPE

  14. ?

  15. why?

  16. who?

  17. what?

  18. where?

  19. when?

  20. how?

  21. IUUQXXXqJDLSDPNQIPUPTTFBUUMFNVOJDJQBMBSDIJWFT now we’re ready to do the hard work

  22. IUUQXXXqJDLSDPNQIPUPTUBVSVTBpDJPOBEP sketch out a site map

  23. portfolio home blog wordpress clients news events classes workshops meetups

    branding services design dev wordpress about our staff
  24. •Home •Blog w XPSEQSFTT w DMJFOUT w OFXT •Events w

    DMBTTFT w XPSLTIPQT w NFFUVQT •Services w EFTJHO w EFWFMPQNFOU w CSBOEJOH w XPSEQSFTT •About w PVSTUB⒎ •Portfolio
  25. IUUQXXXqJDLSDPNQIPUPTFSJOLPIMFOCFSHQIPUP produce your content

  26. IUUQXXXqJDLSDPNQIPUPTSPCPU@TUBSSZ

  27. IUUQXXXqJDLSDPNQIPUPTDSFBUF@KPZ WordPress & your content

  28. portfolio home blog wordpress clients news events classes workshops meetups

    branding services design dev wordpress about our staff
  29. IUUQXXXqJDLSDPNQIPUPTTFFNJOHMFF A new frame of mind for choosing themes

  30. Common Pitfalls IUUQXXXqJDLSDPNQIPUPTEPDQPQVMBS

  31. Too obsessed with SEO

  32. Misguided feedback IUUQXXXqJDLSDPNQIPUPTIBUT

  33. Compromising on Quality IUUQXXXqJDLSDPNQIPUPTUBSBMFIUUQXXXqJDLSDPNQIPUPTXIFBUMBOE vs.

  34. Falling for gorgeous demos

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  36. Meowbify!

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  38. Questions

  39. Thank YOU!