How do you like to Install WordPress?

October 22, 2008

New WordPress Podcast

October 21, 2008

First WP podcast in a while. 30 minute interview with Matt of WP. WordCamp is a big topic toward the end.


Thanks to our Sponsors

October 15, 2008

As of today Charlotte Wordcamp is lucky enough to have 4 sponsors for the conference. Please join us in thanking the.

Host Sponsor:The Charlotte Observer, serving Charlotte, North Carolina and its metro area, is the largest newspaper, in terms of circulation, in North and South Carolina. The Observer primarily serves Charlotte and Mecklenburg County and the surrounding counties of Iredell, Cabarrus, Union, Lancaster, York, Gaston, and Lincoln. The newspaper’s circulation covers over 40 counties in North and South Carolina. Twitter = @theobserver


Event Sponsor: Realty.com is your source for all kinds of helpful information about buying, selling, or owning your home. Check to see if your home value has changed. Their sales data is constantly updated to provide accurate market conditions. See your home mapped with neighboring property sales among other tools. Twitter = @realty


Event Sponsor: HostGator is one of the world’s top 10 largest web hosting companies with more than 1,300,000 hosted domains. They have over 160 employees to provide you around-the-clock superior support. They are the perfect choice whether you are looking for business, personal, or even Fortune 500 hosting. Twitter = @hostgatordotcom


Welcome our Panel Speakers

October 13, 2008

Thanks to the following people for helping us as our first round of Panel Speakers:

We have a few more on the way, and all will add a lot of value to the day’s programming. Be sure to check out their websites and look them up on twitter


Tentative Schedule

October 13, 2008
  • 10:00 – 11:00: WordPress for Beginners
  • 10:00 – 11:00: WordPress.org Roundtable
  • 11:30 – 12:15: Tech/Design Panel
  • 12:15 – 01:00: Lunch
  • 01:00 – 01:45: Content Panel
  • 02:00 – 02:45: Promotion/Marketing Panel
  • 03:00 – 04:00: Keynote Speaker (w/ Q&A) – Mark Jaquith

15 minute breaks (Lunch: 45 minutes)


Registration is Open

October 10, 2008

Registration is now open and ready for your love. We are also now recruiting sponsors and volunteers.

Register Now* with the big orange button (top right) or click here

  • Registration is $15 until Oct. 31
  • Registration is $20 after Oct. 31
  • If there are still spots available, we will have an “at the door” rate available the day of

Sponsorships now available*

  • Event Sponsor, $300 – 4 Free Attendees, Logo inclusion leading up to and throughout the event on fliers, posters, website, email, and verbal recognition throughout the event.
  • Featured Sponsor, $600 – 8 Free Attendees, “Featured” Logo inclusion leading up to and throughout the event on fliers, posters, website, email, the opportunity to speak to attendees about your company, and verbal recognition throughout the event.

Volunteers Needed – Help us setup, direct people, and break down and you will receive 50% off registration as well as a free wordpress t-shirt (in addition to the event t-shirt). We need at least 5 people. Email Jason for more info.

*additional taxes and fees applied by ticket site