WP Ann Arbor Feb 2017

Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
(Room 1250, Undergraduate Science Building, 204 Washtenaw Ave, Ann Arbor MI 48109)

Topic: The website sales process and project kickoff meetings

Speakers: 1) Declan O’Neill, 2) TBA, 3) TBA

Overview: In the first of eight meetups, we will cover the sales process and project kickoff meetings, including proposals, billing, contracts, onboarding, and managing client expectations.

Talk Level: All


2017 Meetup overview: 

Our meetups Feb – Oct will have a theme “project lifecycle”, we’ll cover the major milestones of building a WordPress website.

We have created a speaker sign up sheet; we need 3 or more speakers for each event. See signup link for details

  • Feb: Sales and Kickoff
  • Mar: The planning phase
  • April: The design phase
  • May: Responsive coding phase
  • June: Development phase
  • July: Content phase
  • Aug: Testing phase
  • Sept: Birthday Party
  • Oct: Hosting + Security Phase


Location: Room 1250, Undergraduate Science Building, 204 Washtenaw Ave, Ann Arbor MI 48109

Room 1250 is on the 1st floor of the Undergraduate Science Building. The doors will remain unlocked until 7 pm, but we’ll post signs on the doors directing you where to go and including a contact cell phone number.

Location Tip!
The Undergraduate Science Building is on the corner of Washington and Palmer. From the street, take the steps up one level. At the top of the steps, you will see the door entrance. Parking is available on Palmer Drive.

University Blue-lot parking should be free from 6 pm on; carefully check the posted signs. But parking will be available in the City of Ann Arbor Maynard Street parking structure, three blocks away, for $1.20/hour, as well as in red visitor lots.