WordCamp NL Proudly Presents: Mike Jolley

It’s almost time for WordCamp NL 2015! On September the 26th and 27th, Utrecht will be the Dutch WordPress hotspot. In the following weeks WordCamp NL will present it’s speaker line up. In this post: Mike Jolley

Mike has over 10 years experience developing for the web, and has been developing WordPress plugins and themes since 2005. He’s the lead developer of WooCommerce at Automattic.

Some of his biggest achievements include building WooCommerce (a popular eCommerce plugin) and WP Job Manager (a job board solution) which are now Automattic projects.

THE TALK: User Onboarding Techniques for Plugins

WooCommerce 2.4 comes with an intelligent onboarding wizard that will help you setup your webshop. Based on his experience building this onboarding wizard, Mike will talk about what user onboarding is. He’ll explain why it’s important, how you can improve it in your plugins, techniques you can use, and show some good/bad user onboarding examples specific to WordPress plugins.