November meetup: An evening with Make Do. Weds 15th, 6.30-9pm, Madlab

Novembers Manchester WordPress User Group – run by WordPress co-founder Mike Little and Siobhan Hancock – takes place at MadLab ( on the third Wednesday of the month; the 15th from 6.30pm to 9pm.

Note: This month we’ll be having a shorter clinic format. Please feel free to stay behind though and have drinks with us after 🙂

This month we have an evening with Make Do – WordPress Agency

Timings and Agenda:

  • 18:30 — Prompt start –  WordPress news
  • 18:45 — Talk – Dave Green on Boilerplating WordPress
  • 19:15 — WP clinic – bring your laptop and get the hands on help you need
  • 19:45 — Talk – Kimb Jones on Gutenberg: The new core WordPress editor

In this talk Kimb will be showing progress of Gutenberg, the new content editing experience for WordPress. He’ll be doing a little history around the how’s and why’s, looking at the impact of this change for new and existing WordPress sites, and, most importantly, how you can get ready for the arrival of Gutenberg when it finally makes it into WordPress Core.

  • 21:00 — End

Anyone with any experience of WordPress is welcome, whether you’ve only heard about it and want to know more, you’re an experienced WordPress user or developer, or anything in between; you are welcome to our meetings.

If you fancy coming along, please let us know at our Meetup page.

Mike Little (, co-founder of WordPress, runs MWUG so come along to discover how WordPress can benefit you or your organisation, and get specific advice on any WordPress questions you have.

See you at MWUG!


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