Everybody has images in his website. How can you make sure those images don’t slow your website or how you can manage them correctly. During our meetup, we had an interactive discussion to share knowledge and solutions.
Installing WordPress is a 5-minute task, according to the documentation. It actually is true! And everyone can install WordPress, which is also true. The first speaker in our meetup presented the steps and made a detailed guide to set up WordPress on your local machine.After the installation, there are so many options to optimize the […]
We had multiple interesting meetups last year and we don’t want to kill our streak. During summer holidays, we decided to just grab a drink and talk informal about WordPress or tech in general. You can read the full article on the website of WP Belgium.
Every web developer has made his or her own CMS, possibly even several times. Alone or in a team. What is often underestimated is the time and energy needed to maintain and improve everything once a website works with the CMS. In the meantime, a number of large Content Management Systems have become established. One […]
On May 11th 2019, the 4th WP Translation Day was organized! This global event will put focus on translations of WordPress. During the 24 hours, everyone is encouraged to contribute by submitting new translations to the WordPress repository. WordPress can only be this popular all over the world, because it’s supported by multiple languages. The […]
There is a kind of regularity in the meetings for the WordPress Meetup Hasselt group. We meet every 2 months. After the previous edition on website security, it was time to listen to two fixed values in the Belgian WordPress community. Csaba and Veerle introduced us to the Gutenberg editor. On the one hand by […]
De eerste samenkomst van 2019 met de WordPress Meetup Hasselt ging over beveiliging. Met een kleine 20 deelnemers, was er heel wat ervaring met WordPress aanwezig. Daarnaast legt iedereen zijn eigen accenten bij het beveiligen want WordPress websites en niemand heeft de waarheid in pacht. We kozen daarom om een rondetafel methode te gebruiken. Zo […]
It took more than a year of development by the community to get to the WordPress 5.0 release. I think it’s a job well done. There are a lot of improvements that can be done, but upgrading from WordPress 4.9.8 to 5.0 goes without any problem. I experimented some more with the new release and […]
Every 2 months, there is a WordPress Meetup Hasselt. This time we did a little experiment: We combined a talk about Website Performance with a hands-on session. This gave us an opportunity to put the new knowledge into practice. On beforehand we asked all participants to bring their laptops so they could work on any […]
The advent is the period of roughly 24 days before Christmas and is typically a period of looking forward to A well-known tool to help you remind the progress is an Advent Calendar. RipsTech released an Advents Calendar the past 2 years about general PHP vulnerabilities and they gave the idea a new spin. This […]