WordCamp Kansas City Schedule

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Friday, April 28th

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

Time Town Square Brookside Brush Creek
8:00 amDoors Open & Check-in
8:45 amOpening Remarks
9:00 amKEYNOTE – The 3 Core Focuses of WordPress in 2017 Konstantin Obenland
10:00 amContent, WordPress, and SEO Rebecca HadenThe Greatest Gift Bill SwearingenDigital Business Decisions Melissa Roberts
11:00 amUsing Google Tools for Website Analytics Tim SissonA/B Testing – Which Way Does Your Duck Face? Mike Demopoulos4 simple steps to build your digital brand Ryan Rhoten
12:00 pmLunch
1:00 pmCrafting a Killer Editorial Calendar with WordPress Brittany VanMaeleNavigations, Menus and MORE Mary WhiteFreelancing: Working from Both Sides of the Table Danny Santoro
2:00 pmHow to increase your organic reach with social media marketing Jennifer RosenblattPrototyping for Better Design Decisions Jeremy Fuksa5 Reasons a WP Developer should never go full freelance or start their own company Sam Werner
3:00 pmDriving Traffic through Search & Social Media Rebecca MusicBeginning WordPress Theme Development Jamie Schmid
4:00 pmLocal SEO Essentials Michael BlackLet’s write a plugin! Demystifying the art and science of plugin development Frankie JarrettWhat Entrepreneurs Should Know About The Law Chris Brown
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Saturday, April 29th

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 amDeveloping a Video Strategy That Will Change Your Business Andrea ZoellnerAccess Denied: Keeping your site off an attacker’s radar Paul GilzowWhat’s your worth and why women underestimate theirs Marianne Worthington
10:00 amFacebook Live! The Secret Sauce Dave Navarro Jr.WordPress Debugging Tips and Tricks Keanan KoppenhaverChoosing Progress Over Perfection J. Caleb Rogers
11:00 amWhy Bloggers MUST Podcast Rob WalchWordPress Optimizations Tim SissonBeyond fraud basics: Be secure. Be safe. Be informed Marc VasquezKeanan Koppenhaver
12:00 pmLunch
1:00 pmActionable Demographic Data Using Google Analytics Michael BlackMaking WordPress Plugin Development Easy Bruce L ChamoffUsing WordPress As The Foundation For Your Digital Ecosystem Sean R. Nicholson
2:00 pmMaking Your Site Worthy Of Paid Traffic Jason A KeelerIntroduction to React for jQuery Developers Ronald HuerecaWordPress Website = Virtual Assistant Alisha McFarland
3:00 pmGetting The Most of Your $$ on Social Andrea GarciaReact + WordPress: A Match Made in Heaven Josh BrotonThemes and Plugins that will handle the 80 of your 80/20 Ann Gaffigan
4:00 pmThe Role of WordPress Websites in B2B Marketing Automation Mark KellyAsk Me Anything About Plugins Pippin WilliamsonNot Just a Blog: ECommerce and WordPress Will Hanke
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