Wordcamp Charlotte: WordPress Today and Tomorrow

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Published on November 15, 2008

Author: markjaquith

Source: slideshare.net


My slides from my keynote talk at WordCamp Charlotte.

WordPress Today and Tomorrow Mark Jaquith markjaquith.com

What is WordPress?

“Content Management System”

“Content Management System”

WordPress = Web Publishing

+ The Internet




Powerful web publishing



4.7 million blogs on WordPress.com

7.4 million blogs on WordPress (self-install)

Over 12 million blogs on WordPress


Free and Open Source


Small, capable core

Vibrant plugin market

Thousands of plugins

Thousands of themes

Options = bad

Why I do it

Glenda Watson Hyatt

The near-future: WordPress 2.7

Automatic core upgrade

Plugin installation from within the admin

Redesigned admin interface

Threaded comments

Paged comments

Reply to comments from the admin

Direct access to submenus

Keyboard shortcuts for comment moderation

Customizable admin screens

QuickPress (quick posting from the dashboard)

Sticky posts

WordPress 2.7 Preview

Maturation of process

Frickin’ users with frickin’ lasers

Massive development effort

18,214 downloads of 2.7 Beta 2

What next?


Different post types



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