Sign up to use your skills for charity

We're very excited to announce that sign-ups are now open for our fourth annual do_action WordPress Charity Hackathon! We have a great selection of 10 non-profits that we will be working with and we are looking for participants from the local community to work on their brand new sites. All skill sets are needed! As... Continue Reading →

Meetup: ReactJS & WordPress

This is a joint event with the Cape Town Front-end Developers meetup group - you can RSVP on their event. For the first meetup of 2017, we will be joining up with the Cape Town Front-end Developers meetup group to talk about ReactJS and how you can use it with WordPress. The meetup will be held... Continue Reading →

WordCamp Cape Town 2016 session videos

In September this year, we all came together to improve our WordPress skills, build some community spirit, and just generally have a great time at WordCamp Cape Town 2016. One of the things we promised at the event was that all of the day 2 sessions would be recorded and the videos published online for everyone to... Continue Reading →

Community co-working #coworkpress

As a local WordPress community we have an opportunity to connect with each other in a way that we can never really connect with those outside of Cape Town. To foster those connections and to give us space to become a more close-knit community of WordPress users, we're going to be getting together as a community on... Continue Reading →

Back to Basics

This blog has been somewhat neglected of late and that's largely because we just haven't been putting in the time into it that we should be. To some degree, the same can be said for our local meetup group - while we (the organising team) have endeavoured to organise regular events for the community, we have... Continue Reading →

Announcing a community Slack channel

While you are all no doubt getting excited for WordCamp Cape Town 2015 (I know I am!), this is a brief interlude to introduce you all to a great new channel of communication that we have opened up to the WordPress community all across South Africa: The WordPress South Africa Slack Channel!

Charity Hackathon Recap: Video & Photos

[box]This post originally appeared on - head over there to leave a comment.[/box] Since we posted a wrap up post about the first do_action( 'wordpress-charity-hackathon' ), we have heard from a number of people all over the world who are interested in replicating the idea in their own cities. We will soon have a... Continue Reading →

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