Earlier this month, Gal Baras’s presentation on How to Make the Most of Your WordPress Images at the WordPress Brisbane Meetup brought in a record number of members.

We are super excited to have him for this meet to present the same topic for us.

Some of the things he will share with us are:

• Why images are so important.
• Where to get great free images. 
• How to optimise image dimensions and file size. 
• How to optimise images for search (image SEO) 
• The manual method – 
    – How to prepare and upload images 
    – How to optimise images after uploading
    – How to rename image files after uploading 

• The fulliautomatix method of adding optimised images 
• How to handle existing images 
• Tools of the trade – free plugins that will make your life heaps easier 

Introducing Gal

Gal Baras is an online marketing consultant and WordPress veteran helping small Brisbane-based businesses succeed on the Internet. He also owns, operates and promotes several websites, ranging from life coaching, through inspiring books, to plastic pallets.

You can learn more about Gal on his website.

Meeting Format:

6:00 – 6:30pm: Arrival and Networking
6:30pm: Welcome and Introduction / Overview of Meeting
6:35pm: What’s Up WordPress
7:00pm: Main Topic – How to make the most of your WordPress images – Gal Baras
7:45pm: Q&A
7:55pm: Raffle Draw
8:00pm – 8:30pm: Finish and further Networking for those who would like to stay behind.Stay tuned for updates to this event.

Meetup cost is only $5.00. 

Grab your name badge and raffle ticket when you enter.

Finger food will be available. Meals and drinks can be purchased from the bar downstairs.

If you know someone who would benefit from this meetup, please let them know by sharing this with them. 

Looking forward to seeing you there.

Best Regards

Paul and Nik 
WordPress Gold Coast