WC Pune – Let’s Encrypt Talk + Panel Discussion

Ness Wadia College of Commerce

WCPune-speaker-black- badgeWordCamp Pune has kindly accepted my talk on Let’s Encrypt as well as asking me to talk on a panel about non-development careers in WordPress.

Since there is a lot of information covered in my talk and only about 30 minutes, I’ve posted my slides here for attendees to follow along or go back to later.

Please feel free to shoot me an email or tweet if you’d like to talk more about anything we covered!

WCUS Philly v2 :)

I just had the honor of speaking at WordCamp US in Philadelphia for the the second year. Speaking on SSL certificates and Let’s Encrypt was quite the affair. Tons of people, lots of questions, and wonderful conversation both in person and on Twitter. I was even asked for a selfie!

Anyways, without further ado, here are my slides for anyone who wants to follow up on the talk content 🙂

Demystifying Web Accessibility

It’s bright and early Friday morning, and I’m getting ready for the first day of WCUS (WordCamp US for anyone who doesn’t follow all things WordPress). I’m so excited to be here and able to meet all of the awesome people attending. It’s supposed to be nearly 2000 (eek!).

I’m also speaking this morning, hence the very early wakeup call 🙂 I’ll be talking about web accessibility, something that I’ve been getting more and more interested in over the last year or so. Here’s the official description of today’s talk:

Accessibility is so much more than just catering to screen readers. What goes into making a website accessible? Many government contracts require websites to be accessible. A variety of companies and brands want them. It can affect the “magic” of SEO (ranking, search-ability, search engine karma, etc). How can you determine whether or not your website is?

Ultimately, it’s really not that hard, doing even one thing is better than nothing at all, and it’s never too late to start thinking about it. This presentation will discuss both tools and techniques that can help you build accessible websites.

If you’re into this sorta thing and want to come geek out about it with another person, or you have any questions or want to talk about the awesomeness of dogs or finding the perfect veggie philly cheesesteak, please come find me! In case anyone would like to follow along, I’ve posted the slides below as well as through SlideShare.

Wedding time for Dave and Karen

So I’ve officially shot my first wedding (and hopefully not my last) and I finally have post-able proof!.

Dave and Karen had a beautiful lakeside wedding at the beginning of May. It was full of laughter and bunny ears. I’ll let the pictures speak for themselves 🙂

 

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