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WP The Right Way

Tom J Nowell
February 07, 2015

WP The Right Way

Tom J Nowell

February 07, 2015

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  2. WP The Right Way

  3. I’m Tom J Nowell Automattic, VIP Wrangler

  4. So I Had a Problem

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  6. “OMG WE HAVE TO DO THIS” Jenny Wong

  7. Markdown # This is a Header This is a paragraph,

    with **some bold text** A way to write formatted text that can still be read
  8. Gitbook.io Online hosting for books

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  10. Contributing

  11. Making Changes 1. Visit the GitHub Page 2. Click the

    fork button 3. Make changes 4. Click the Pull Request button Pull Requests easy, and always welcome
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  13. Advice And problems encountered

  14. Don’t Announce Early Make sure you’ve actually started first

  15. Trademarks Don’t register domains with WordPress in the URL

  16. Examples & Slippery Slopes 1. Vagrant 2. Mamp 3. XAMPP

    4. ….etc etc Be careful making recommendations
  17. Translations Plan translations before they happen

  18. Licenses Having one is a great idea

  19. $£€ Commercialising State your intentions clearly or people get anxious

  20. Don’t be afraid to ask No change is too small

  21. Current Status

  22. 67,000+ pageviews

  23. 15 Active Contributors And many more

  24. Most Popular Country: Spain

  25. wptherightway.org

  26. I’m Tom J Nowell www.tomjn.com @tarendai