WordCamp Harare, the first ever WordPress conference in Zimbabwe is on tomorrow

WordCamp Harare, the first ever WordPress conference in Zimbabwe is on tomorrow

The first ever WordCamp in Zimbabwe will be held tomorrow at the City Library. WordCamp Harare 16 is being hosted by the Harare WordPress Community.

When and where?

The one day conference will e held at the Harare City Library (Cnr Rotten Row/Pennefather, Harare) on the December 10, 2016 from 0800 – 1645 hrs. An after-party will be held from 1730 hrs.

How much is it?

Tickets to the event are $6 and this covers all expenses including a WordCamp Harare/16 T-shirt and an after-party to be held at Club Afrique International in the NetOne Building. Get your ticket online or find out how you can pay in cash.

WordCamp Harare
WordCamp Harare/16 t-shirts

What’s a WordCamp?

WordCamps are casual, locally-organized conferences that are organized by local WordPress users, developers and fans. Everyone from blogging newbies to professional WordPress developers and consultants participate, share ideas, and get to know each other.

Topics to be covered at WordCamp Harare

  1. Up and Running as a WordPress Freelancer in Zimbabwe
  2. The Power of Page Builder Plugins in Building a WordPress Site
  3. Design for the Rest of Us
  4. Using Git with WordPress
  5. When Time Says No, WordPress Says Yes
  6. WooCommerce in Real “Live”
  7. Working with custom post types
  8. Site speed = success – Optimising WordPress from the server up
  9. Five simple ways to reduce your support load
  10. Search Engine Optimization using WordPress

Why you should attend

So besides speaking at the upcoming WordCamp Harare, I was asking myself this, ‘Why would I, or anyone attend WordCamp?’ Well, here are some answers;

WordCamps are Affordable

Don’t we all love something that’s as close to free as possible? WordCamp Harare tickets are going for a mere $6! Beat that.

You get to Learn

I’m always looking to improve myself, what better way than to learn some new stuff. WordCamps present a learning opportunity.

Meet Like-minded Individuals

There is no other place where you will find more ‘WordPressers’ than at WordCamp.

Opportunities

You will find people who might be looking for your skill set, or people who have skills you are looking for.

Perks

T-shirts, After-party and that WordPress swag..all for free.

Inspiration

See what others are doing, get inspired!

See you there!

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