The thoughts, work and ideas of Liam Dempsey

Liam Dempsey

An Ongoing Worksite

This happy little website serves as a testing ground and play area for me. While the content is always 'real', the design and functionality vary from time to time as I often play with ideas here. I do so on a 'live' site so as to encourage myself to make the changes quickly.

Entries Tagged as 'WordPress'

A Simple Way to Customize Your Site

March 26th, 2017 · Comments Off on A Simple Way to Customize Your Site

The following materials and information are posted in connection with my talk at WordCamp Miami in March 2017. That talk, A Simple Way to Customize Your Website, details the powerful and value of the Advanced Custom Fields plugin, while highlight the simplicity of its use. Resources from Liam’s Talk Access Liam’s slides on Slideshare Download […]

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Tags: Web design · WordPress

Looking Forward to WordCamp US 2016

November 26th, 2016 · Comments Off on Looking Forward to WordCamp US 2016

As we roll into the last few days of November, I wanted to share a few thoughts on what I am most looking forward to about WordCamp US 2016.

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Tags: Blogging · WordPress

Looking Forward to WordCamp US 2015

November 21st, 2015 · Comments Off on Looking Forward to WordCamp US 2015

A few highlights on what to look forward to at WordCamp US. It’s in Philly from 04-06 December.

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Tags: Web design · WordPress

WordCamp Philly 2015: Thoughts from a Co-Organizer

July 12th, 2015 · Comments Off on WordCamp Philly 2015: Thoughts from a Co-Organizer

A few thoughts and comments following the wonder that was WordCamp Philly 2015.

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Tags: Business · Doing Good · Web design · WordPress

Top Lessons from Running a WordPress Meetup for Two Years

June 26th, 2014 · Comments Off on Top Lessons from Running a WordPress Meetup for Two Years

A list of 5 top lessons learned from running a WordPress meetup for two years.

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Tags: Doing Good · WordPress

New and Old Friends at WordCamp Philly 2014

June 11th, 2014 · Comments Off on New and Old Friends at WordCamp Philly 2014

A recap of some of the more amazing people with whom I spent time over the weekend of WordCamp Philly 2014.

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Tags: Web design · WordPress

Philly ‘burbs WordPress Meetup: Considering Purpose and Community

July 31st, 2013 · 4 Comments

A thoughtful look at the purpose of the Philly ‘burbs WordPress Meetup and the role of community in that group.

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Tags: Popular · Social Networking · WordPress

WordPress Plugin: Feed Anonymizer

July 5th, 2013 · 2 Comments

A shout-out to a local developer who put together a simple WordPress plugin in between finishing his breakfast and getting his kids to the bus.

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Tags: Business · Web design · WordPress