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Theme Don't Be My Everything

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February 14, 2015

Theme Don't Be My Everything

Talk for WordCamp Maui 2015

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Tammie Lister

February 14, 2015
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  1. Theme, don’t be my everything

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  9. 珍道具 Chindogu en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chindogu

  10. www.tofugu.com/2012/02/20/chindogu-useless-japanese-inventions/

  11. Back Scratcher’s T-Shirt™ www.chindogu.com/?page_id=238

  12. 360 degree camera on a budget www.tofugu.com/2012/02/20/chindogu-useless-japanese-inventions/

  13. Tie with pockets www.tofugu.com/2012/02/20/chindogu-useless-japanese-inventions/

  14. Noodle eating www.tofugu.com/2012/02/20/chindogu-useless-japanese-inventions/

  15. Floor Moppers www.tofugu.com/2012/02/20/chindogu-useless-japanese-inventions/

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  17. Good Fast Cheap

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  19. The myth of the one stop

  20. “Good design is finding a solution to a problem. Great

    design is finding the simplest solution to the same problem.” Nicholas Peterson
  21. Aesop's Fable

  22. Choice www.ted.com/talks/barry_schwartz_on_the_paradox_of_choice

  23. “…when there are only two options, we have a 50%

    chance of choosing the right one. But when there are five options, our chances suddenly decrease to 20%.” Sheena Iyengar
  24. Pessimist

  25. Options

  26. 40,000,000 info/second, only 40 make it

  27. “Don't reinvent the wheel, just realign it.” Anthony J. D'Angelo

  28. Customizer

  29. if ( kitchen_sink == true ) { return put_it_in_theme(); }

    else { return put_it_in_plugin(); }
  30. Use User focus

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  32. “Haute Couture should be fun, foolish and almost unwearable.” Christian

    Lacroix
  33. “A good designer finds an elegant way to put everything

    you need on a page. A great designer convinces you half that shit is unnecessary.” Mike Monteiro
  34. Focus = profit www.google.com/intl/en/about/company/philosophy/

  35. Just works

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  37. Tammie Lister Theme wrangler : Automattic @karmatosed Any Questions?