WordCamp UK

WordCamp UK – an unconference for users and fans of WordPress – takes place in Birmingham on the 19th and 20th of July.  It looks like it should be a good event with support from Automattic (developers of WordPress) and some pretty innovative UK users of the (more than a) blog software.

After dissapointingly realising that I won’t be able to make the 2gether08 conference this coming week I am going to try my best to make this event – plus at £35 it represents great value and not being in London means I don’t begrudge the travel!

WordPress is an amazing tool and I’m always interested to see how people find new and interesting ways to use it and this seems like a great occasion to do just that (plus I wonder if anyway will have done anything with BuddyPress yet!)

I have to be honest I’m still getting used to the idea of work-ish events over the weekend but with the current flexibility of my working week I guess it doesn’t matter much – that said if I did find myself back in a Mon-Fri, 9-5 type situation again I wonder how willing I would be to give up a weekend to these sorts of events (same for Bathcamp).  Guess I’ll cross that bridge when and if I come to it!

Tagged ,

3 thoughts on “WordCamp UK

  1. tonyscott says:

    Matt

    Looking forward to meeting you at WordCamp UK 2008!

  2. Hector says:

    Hmm, this sounds pretty fun and I’m thinkingish about going…weekender doesn’t sound much fun, but if there’s going to be discussion around/about Buddypress then I’d love to hear it. Been browsing the conf’s wiki and can’t find too much about what’s going to be going on yet…will have to see…

  3. CMSBuilder says:

    Just to let you and your visitors know, tickets are now on-sale for WordCampUK 2008 over at http://wordcampuk2008.eventbrite.com/

    Admission is by ticket only, so hope you can make it – see you there!!

Comments are closed.

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 2,128 other followers

%d bloggers like this: