WordCamp Kansas City Schedule


Friday, June 10th

Located at Kauffman Foundation Conference Center
4801 Rockhill Road, Kansas City, MO → Map

Time Town Square Brookside
11:00 amDoors Open & Check-in
11:45 amOpening Remarks
12:00 pmAnatomy of a website Jamie SmithSecuring WordPress Jim Grant
1:00 pmCare and Feeding of Your New WordPress Website: SEO, Usability, and Not Breaking Your Site Rebecca HadenAre Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP) Right for Your Site? Jeremy Green
2:00 pmFrom Product to Profit Marc A. BenzakeinPlease Enqueue Responsibly Ethan Clevenger
3:00 pmWebsites + “The Law” Chris BrownA Better User Experience With The WordPress Customizer Andrew Taylor
4:00 pmSEO Fundamentals – How Site Owners Can Maximize Ranking Michael Black

Saturday, June 11th

Located at Kauffman Foundation Conference Center
4801 Rockhill RoadKansas City, MO → Map

Time Town Square Brookside Brush Creek Troost Community Support All Day
8:00 amDoors Open & Check-in
9:00 amBecome an expert your clients can depend on Marianne WorthingtonPutting the Develop in Development Jason YinglingJetpack All the Things Michele ButcherAndrew Taylor, Ethan Clevenger, Dave Navarro Jr.
10:00 amHow to Ask for the Business & Get Paid What You’re Worth Brian M. HilliardOrganize Your Site with Custom Post Types Tabytha Rourke, Erin ThompsonThe Great Dis-Content: Tackling Content in a Website Redesign Andrea ZoellnerEthan Clevenger, Jeremy Green, Michele Butcher
11:00 amContract Basics for WordPress & Web Professionals Kristin FalknerProcess Process Process: Managing 100+ WordPress Installs Scott SchaperImages Images Images and a slow site Mary WhiteMarianne Worthington, Rob Walch, Frankie Jarrett, Andrea Zoellner, Michael Black, Brian M. Hilliard
12:00 pmLunch
1:00 pmWP-CLI: Command and Conquer! Frankie JarrettWhy Bloggers should Podcast Rob WalchScott Schaper, Nile Flores
2:00 pmDivi-nation: The Magic of the Divi Premium Theme Nicholas LiddekeGetting Started with the WordPress REST API Kevin KillingsworthWordPress for Podcasts & Podcasters Breht BurriMary White, Scott Schaper, Jamie Smith
3:00 pmUsing Your Email List to Direct Market on Other Digital Platforms Andrea KirschUsing the REST API for Cross-Site Communication Dave Navarro Jr.Kristin Falkner, Rob Walch, Jamie Smith

Sunday, June 12th

Located at Sprint Accelerator
210 West 19th Terrace, Kansas City, MO → Map

Time Sprint Accelerator
10:00 amDoors Open & Check-in
10:30 amHow to Make the Most out of Yoast SEO Nile Flores
11:30 amSecrets to Optimize Website Tracking for User Engagement Zack Pike
12:30 pmLunch
1:30 pmUsing Data Visualization to Understand Your WordPress Websites Brigid Greene
2:30 pmInbound Marketing & Content Creation Beth McKeon
3:30 pmOpen Call SEO Site Reviews
  • 5:00 pm Wrap-party at Snow & Company, 1815 Wyandotte St, Kansas City, MO 64108 → Map