Shaping a vision for a successful WordCamp * Post Status

With the next edition of WordCamp Europe on the horizon, Jenny Beaumont finds herself thinking about event growth past and present, and about what success might look like for all of us in this new year. Editor’s note : This guest post is written by Jenny Beaumont, a co-organizer of WordCamp Paris and WordCamp Europe.

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Showcase Update

Jenny Hi Everyone! We’re looking to update the sites in the Showcase section. If you know of any nice UK related sites built with WordPress, please share a link below! Thanks. — Editors of this site – please be aware the person adding the showcases, cannot add sites from the agencies of that we work / or work that we have have done ourselves.

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‘Learning Curve’ as Rick Perry Pursues a Job He Initially Misunderstood

Mr. Perry, who once called for the elimination of the Energy Department, will begin the confirmation process Thursday with a hearing before the Senate Energy Committee. If approved by the Senate, he will take over from a secretary, Ernest J.

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Insight Into: Why We Invest In Partnerships – Range

Are you looking for a web design partner who invests in you? We invest in partnerships, and not simply product delivery, because we know the value of investing in our clients. When we function as an extension of your team, and not merely your vendor, you’ll see some pretty amazing results.

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President Obama’s Commutation of Chelsea Manning’s Sentence Most Likely Saved Her Life

President Obama today commuted most of Chelsea Manning’s remaining sentence for disclosing classified information about the impact of America’s wars in Afghanistan and Iraq on innocent civilians. This is an important development both for government transparency and for transgender rights.

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Jetpack 4.5 Expands Monetization with WordAds Integration

Jetpack is starting 2017 with a major release that is heavy on enhancements and improvements. Version 4.5 includes more than a dozen new shortcodes and widgets, along with revamped support for VideoPress. One of the most intriguing new features announced in this release, however, is the integration with WordAds, WordPress.com’s advertising program.

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The Final Days of Obama’s Tech Surge

The While House imported Silicon Valley’s best to transform government. Will Trump undo it all? On November 9, 2016, some members of the United States Digital Service - President Obama’s shining example of how Silicon Valley’s tech minds can make a palpable impact on government - got up early to attend a retreat at Camp David.

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