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Hands on with Gutenberg, the new WordPress editor

January 23 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Join us for a hands on workshop working with Gutenberg, the new WordPress Editor.

RSVP required here:

We’ll split into two groups – one for users and one for developers

Bring a laptop!
If you have a WordPress site, great! If not, you can try out Frontenberg or look on with someone else.

Meetup Agenda:
9:00 – 9:15 Arrive and schmooze 🙂
9:15 – 10:00 Intro and demo of Gutenberg, hidden features, recommended block-enabled plugins (with Rebecca Markowitz)
10:00 – 11:00 We will split into 2 groups, one for developers, and one for users.
– Developers will work on creating a block for Gutenberg (with Ryan Hellyer)
– Users will get more time using the editor, and a chance to ask more questions (with Rebecca Markowitz)

Rebecca Markowitz is the Head of Technical Account Management at Strattic.
Rebecca is a WordPress specialist with over 11 years of experience managing 100+ WordPress website projects.
She is also a Bengal Spice Tea specialist and podcast lover.

Ryan Hellyer is a WordPress Engineer at Strattic.
Ryan has been nerding it up with WordPress since around 2007.
He has built hundreds of WordPress plugins, many of which are available to download on and occasionally contributed to WordPress.



Refreshments will be provided.

Hope to see you there!
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January 23
9:00 am - 11:00 am


Alliance House, Ki’akh St 5, Jerusalem, Israel
Alliance House, Ki'akh St 5, Jerusalem, Israel + Google Map