Wordpress for professionals, Gerbi-CMS

May Meeting: Wordpress for professionals, Gerbi-CMS

Date: May 3, 2012 at 7 p.m.
Location: Algonquin College (Woodroffe Campus), room T117

Room change! - theatre at west end of building T

Wordpress for professionals

Speaker: Darcy Whyte

Darcy Whyte will present a Wordpress seminar.

The focus is on preparing a site for a professional or a business, quickly, easily, and with the main bells and whistles.


About the Speaker

Darcy Whyte is the inventor of the Drewbot and the Squirrel Model Airplane, a software trainer and software developer.

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Gerbi - a CMS for Developers Lightning Talk

Speaker: Ian Ward

Gerbi-CMS (nee django-page-cms) is a multilingual content management system written in Python and based on the Django web framework. This talk will cover some of the features of the CMS and short discussion about how it operates.

Ian Ward recently added JSON export and import to Gerbi-CMS and uses it for a number of web sites he maintains.


About the Speaker

Ian Ward's blog and a number of open source projects are hosted at http://excess.org/. He has studied Computer Science at Carleton University and the University of Ottawa. He was first introduced to Linux in 1999 while working at Corel.

Ian is available for software work on a contract basis. See http://genericconsulting.ca for more information.

Ian has been an advocate for copyright fairness in Canada.


Finding the Meeting Location

http://maps.google.com/maps?q=Algonquin+College-Woodroffe,+Canada
http://www.algonquincollege.com/main/yourAlgonquinTab/directions/woodroffeMap.htm

Algonquin College is close to the corner of Woodroffe and Baseline and right across from the Baseline transitway station. Room T117 is in Building T. Free parking is available in lots 8, 9 and 12 after 5pm.



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