ALE Central Meeting March 8th 2007

Filed at 11:45 pm under by Chris Farris

World Domination with WordPress

WordPress is the popular OpenSource blog software used by many major and popular blogs. In this presentation ALE regular Chris Farris will demonstrate how to setup wordpress, how to customize its look and feel, neat-o additions and tips for good blogging.

In the process Chris will demonstrate several of the websites and blogs he has setup using wordpress. From the ALE website to his latest project Georgia Legislative Watch you’ll learn how wordpress can be used as a content management system to the engine for an automated news site.

Bio:
Chris Farris is one of the last surviving founders of the Atlanta Linux Enthusiasts and still maintains the ale.org website and mailing list. He was one of the core organizers of the Atlanta Linux Showcase (1997-2001).
His last presentation for ALE was on OpenWRT on LinkSys routers. He has been using Linux since 1992.

When not doing technical stuff, Chris is Chair of the Republican Liberty Caucus of Georgia – a group dedicated to promoting free market and limited government principals in the GOP. He blogs at The Exercise of Vital Powers.

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