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#wcnyc 2012: WordPress on the Command-Line

#wcnyc 2012: WordPress on the Command-Line

Today at WordCamp NYC, I gave a presentation on how you can work with WordPress via a command-line interface (CLI.) This presentation covered how you can can poke and prod WordPress core and API by using WPSH, a custom script built on top of Facebook’s PHPSH. Also covered were approaches to write command-line scripts for […]

Awaiting WordCamp New York City 2012

Awaiting WordCamp New York City 2012

Off the train and I’m in the Big Apple gearing up for WordCamp New York City 2012. Every year designers, developers, and users of the WordPress platform meet at one of the largest WordCamps for a weekend full of speaker sessions and networking held at Baruch College. This year is especially exciting for me as two of […]

We’ll be There: WordCamp NYC 2012

We’ll be There: WordCamp NYC 2012

WordCamp New York City is happening this weekend, June 9 and 10, at Baruch College, and two of our lead developers, Erick Hitter and Ben Doherty, will be there to present expert advice as part of Saturday’s Advanced Developer Track. Erick Hitter, an active member of the WordPress community, enthusiastic Camp supporter and one of […]

Oomph a Platinum Sponsor of WordCamp Boston 2012

Oomph a Platinum Sponsor of WordCamp Boston 2012

Remember how incredible summer camp was when you were a kid? We do. It was all about discovery, fun and fellowship in the great outdoors … campfire stories, and cannonballs into the lake. Pretty great, right? Well, July’s WordCamp Boston is a lot like that, but instead of cannonballs into the lake, WordCampers dive headfirst […]

Giving Back at New England GiveCamp

Giving Back at New England GiveCamp

Over the first weekend in May, I attended my third New England GiveCamp, an annual event where developers, designers, and project managers donate their skills to help out not-for-profits in need. This year I worked on the website of Turn Back Time, a farm in central Massachusetts providing nature experiences for children. Turn Back Time came […]

WordPress.com VIP Developer Training in Napa Valley

WordPress.com VIP Developer Training in Napa Valley

This spring, I had the privilege to attend WordPress.com VIP’s Intensive VIP Developer Training Workshop in Napa Valley. The event was hosted by Automattic, the company behind WordPress.com, and took place at The Carneros Inn, a beautiful and intimate resort situated in the heart of the winegrowing region. Representatives from big media, development shops, and […]

Oomph & WordCamp Boston – Organizers, Sponsors, Speakers

Oomph & WordCamp Boston – Organizers, Sponsors, Speakers

WordCamp Boston is just around the corner – July 23 & 24 at Boston University – and Oomph is proud to be playing a big part in the gathering. For the second year in a row, our very own Erick Hitter has been working hard behind the scenes as one of the core organizers, contributing […]