Growing & Developing your WordPress Meetup

Growing & Developing your WordPress Meetup

What are the secrets to attracting and keeping great WordPress meetup members and having your meetup continue to grow? Are there tools and tricks to keeping things fresh and interesting? This slidedeck was presented in my talk at WordCamp Europe 2016 in Vienna, Austria.

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Dee Teal

July 01, 2016
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  1. Keys to Growing & Developing your WordPress Meetup Dee Teal

    - The Web Princess WP Melbourne
  2. Keys to Growing & Developing your WordPress Meetup Dee Teal

    - The Web Princess WP Melbourne
  3. Dee Teal Web Princess • Front End Developer • Genesis

    Specialist • WP Community Organiser • Team Lead with • Not really much of a princess https:/ /thewebprincess.com/meetups @thewebprincess
  4. Joining a Community WP Antwerp

  5. Are They Like Me? ` WP Paris

  6. Before We Meet FIRST STOP YOUR ONLINE PROFILE PAGES About

    Page Do as much as you can to clearly show what the membership is like
  7. http://www.meetup.com/WordPress-Melbourne/

  8. https://thewebprincess.com/meetups

  9. Before We Meet FIRST STOP YOUR ONLINE PROFILE PAGES About

    Page Do as much as you can to clearly show what the membership is like Member Profiles Enable potential members to examine rich profiles in detail
  10. http://www.meetup.com/WordPress-Melbourne/

  11. Before We Meet FIRST STOP YOUR ONLINE PROFILE PAGES About

    Page Do as much as you can to clearly show what the membership is like Member Profiles Enable potential members to examine rich profiles in detail Photo Gallery Showcase photos and videos of recent activities
  12. http://www.meetup.com/WordPress-Melbourne/

  13. Before We Meet FIRST STOP YOUR ONLINE PROFILE PAGES About

    Page Do as much as you can to clearly show what the membership is like Member Profiles Enable potential members to examine rich profiles in detail Photo Gallery Showcase photos and videos of recent activities Welcome Email A great way of highlighting what you’re about can help make people feel welcome
  14. thewebprincess.com/meetups

  15. Will they Like Me? Vienna WP Gold Coast

  16. Make People Feel Welcome WP Vienna

  17. Facilitate Socialising & Networking WP Auckland

  18. Sustaining a Great Meetup Practical Advice WP Romanga

  19. Have a Great Organising Team Melbourne Organisers

  20. Identifying Team Players ENTHUSIASTIC ACTIVE PRESENT INVOLVED HELPFUL

  21. Tools and Structure Slack Online messaging and group chat Task

    Management Keeping on top of tasks and plans Hangouts Virtual Meetups Online Tools Online Presence & marketing tools
  22. Build Great Sponsor Relationships WP Barcelona

  23. Approaching Sponsors PROFESSIONAL ASK COMMUNICATE COMMONALITY RESPECT https://thewebprincess.com/meetups

  24. Keeping things Fresh WP Bratislava

  25. WP Antwerp Presentations Keeping them Fresh

  26. Clinics Happiness Bars WP Atlanta

  27. Workshops Fantastic for New Users WP Atlanta

  28. Cafe Meetups WP Utrecht

  29. Co Working Days Gold Coast WP Bosses WP Gold Coast

  30. Contributor Days Don’t have to be at WordCamps WP Melbourne

  31. Specialist Meetups Women of WordPress WoW Orange County

  32. BeachPress WordPress House Party WP Australia

  33. Dee Teal Web Princess • Front End Developer • Genesis

    Specialist • WP Community Organiser • Team Lead with • Not really much of a princess https:/ /thewebprincess.com/meetups @thewebprincess