WP Ann Arbor March 2017

Wednesday, Mar 29, 2017
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
(Room 1250, Undergraduate Science Building, 204 Washtenaw Ave, Ann Arbor MI 48109)

Topic: The WordPress Project Discovery Phase

Speakers: 1) Ross Johnson, 2) Rami Hassan, 3) TBA

Overview: In the second of eight meetups, we will cover the WordPress website planning process, which includes project meetings, discovery documents, sitemaps, wireframes etc.

Talk Level: All

Rami’s Bio

Rami is a web designer and developer living in Toledo, Ohio. He loves logical structure and hierarchical content, and conjures easier ways to consume information. Rami’s experience in web design and development ranges from marketing websites and e-commerce to web applications. Rami also instructs front-end website development classes for Girl Develop It Toledo.
In his spare time, Rami enjoys playing video games and drawing.


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 project discovery 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


Call for Topics & Speakers:

If you have a topic, you would like us to cover, please let us know. Also, we are always looking for new speakers to talk about WordPress related topics, if you or you know someone who would like to speak, please get in touch.


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.


Parking is available on Palmer Drive.  Also, University Blue-lot parking should be free from 6 pm on; carefully check the posted signs. A parking map is available; the Undergraduate Science Building is at M-2 on the map.