[Sponsored Post] Get to Know Hover, a WordCamp Montreal Sponsor

We’re so excited to meet you fine folks!

The Hover team is gearing up to join everyone at WordCamp Montreal 2017 and we can’t be more excited! We are pumped to be surrounded by such a large community of creative and passionate people. But most importantly, we are looking forward to hearing your personal stories behind your WordPress creations!

About Hover

Hover is a domain registration service. Our mission is simple – to enable every passion, by providing access to the best domain names and the best support. Whether your passion is baking or you’re the next start-up about to change the world as we know it, our team is here to help you build your online identity.

As your idea evolves, we help your domain evolve with you. Our control panel allows you to manage all of your domains in one place. The Hover Connect feature allows you to simply connect your domain to many platforms. If you need any help along the way, our awesome support team is standing by to guide you.

Our customers rave about our support team and we wouldn’t want it any other way. Our team goes over the moon to help you bring your passion to life. Have a domain somewhere else and want to transfer to Hover? Don’t worry, our free Valet Transfer service is here to make that seamless. Did you accidentally call us instead of “Hoover”? We may just help you locate that vacuum part you’re looking for!

We want each WordCamp Montreal 2017 attendee to have a free domain name from Hover. All you need to do is drop by the Hover booth and we’ll hook you up!

We can’t wait to hear your stories!

The Hover Team


WordCamp Montreal, August 12 & 13 2017

WordCamp Montréal is a two-day conference on about WordPress, the world’s most popular blogging, and CMS software. Developers, designers, web professionals, and bloggers will come together for WordPress-related talks, workshops, and networking in both French and English. 

March 15: WordCamp 2016 Planning Meeting

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The organizers of WordCamp MTL 2015 are meeting up to begin planning for WCMTL 2016, this summer. We invite members of the community who want to be involved to join us to discuss logistics and programming of WCMTL as well as to accept task assignments so that we can start working on this ASAP.

Thanks to all who can make it, for those who can’t we will publish a summary on the Montreal WordPress Community blog at wpmtl.org.

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Time and Location

Event: WordCamp 2016 planning meeting
Date: Tuesday, March 15, 2016
Time: 7:00-9:00 pm
Venue:

Centre cloud.ca (formerly RPM)
420 Guy St.
Montreal, QC H3J 1S6
Métro: Gare Lucien-L’Allier

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WordCamp Montreal Schedule Available / Programme de WordCamp Montréal disponible

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WordCamp Montreal 2015
We’ve confirmed all our speakers and we’ve just released the tentative schedule for WordCamp Montreal. You can read all about our talks and speakers and start planning your WordCamp weekend.

How Our Talks Are Organized

This year our talks are divided into several streams: code, users, marketing, ux, theming, hands-on workshops, and special topics. We hope there will be something for everyone. All our speakers have provided prerequisites for their talks, so please read these if you want to know if a particular talk is geared towards beginners or a more advanced crowd.

About Our Workshops

This year we are organizing a number of special workshops the week before WordCamp. These are hands-on workshops. A special ticket to each workshop is required, in addition to your general WordCamp ticket. Space is limited.

Some workshops are for complete beginners and others are for very advanced users. Be sure to read the prerequisites for each workshop carefully. You will be required to bring your own laptop, and have any required software installed before arriving.

Registering for Workshops

Workshop tickets will be available for a limited time. Please do not register for workshops unless you have already purchased a WordCamp Montreal ticket. Also, please be considerate of others and do not register for two workshops offered at the same time. In both cases, your registration will be cancelled and your spot given to someone else.

Please note that the schedule is subject to change. Please double check the schedule the day of the event.


WordCamp MontréalNous avons confirmé nos présentateurs et venons de rendre public une programme provisoire pour WordCamp Montréal. Vous pouvez maintenant découvrir les conférencesles conférencières et conférenciers, et commencer à planifier votre fin-de-semaine à WordCamp.

Comment sont organisé nos conférences

Cette année, nos conférences sont organisé dans plusieurs thèmes: code, utilisateurs, marketing, ux, thèmes WordPress, alteriers pratiques, et sujets spéciaux. Nous espérons pouvoir offrir quelque chose d’intéressant à tout le monde. Tous nos conférencières et conférenciers ont fourni des préalables pour leurs conférences. Veuillez les consulter pur apprendre si un conférence en particulier vide une audience débutante ou avancée.

À propos de nos ateliers

Nous offrons cette année des ateliers spéciaux durant la semaine qui précède WordCamp. Ils seront des ateliers pratiques. Un billet spécial est obligatoire pour chaque atelier, en plus de votre billet WordCamp régulier. Les places sont limitées.

Certains ateliers vise un public très avancé, tandis que d’autres vise les débutants. Veuillez prêter une attention particulière aux préalables de chaque atelier. Vous devriez amener votre propre portable avec les logiciels requis déjà installés.

Comment s’inscrire à nos ateliers

Les billets pour les ateliers pratiques seront disponible pour une durée limitée. Veuillez ne pas vous inscrire à un atelier sans avoir déjà acheter votre billet général pour WordCamp. En plus, en considérations des autres, veuillez ne pas vous inscrire à deux ateliers offerts en même temps. Dans les deux cas, votre inscription sera annulé, et votre place libérée pour une autre personne.

Veuillez noter que le programme est sujette à modification. Assurez-vous de consulter l’horaire le jour de l’évènement.

November 13: So You Want to Be a WordCamp Speaker

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So You Want to Be a WordCamp Speaker:

A practical workshop for beginners

So You Want to Be a WordCamp SpeakerHave you considered presenting at a WordCamp but thought you didn’t know enough or felt like an imposter? Does the idea of speaking in front of a group set your knees quivering and your heart racing?

During this hands-on session we’ll look at what’s stopped you from speaking in the past – and explore how to move past your fears. We’ll delve into practical techniques for choosing a topic, writing a proposal, crafting presentation content, and making great slides.

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