We had a lunch and learn on May 26th to introduce the more popular tools IEEE and the Internet has to offer.
Topics covered were WordPress, SAMIEEE, VTools, Voting, Surveys, and Email-LISTSERV (and its alternatives).
Below is a link to the slides from the Lunch N Learn.
Extra WordPress Training
Lynda.com is offering free WordPress training for a limited time. Sections volunteers might want to check out are:
Also, recently Lance McBride and Ed Perkins held a weekend tutorial at Microsoft on building a website, with an emphasis on IEEE sites, using WordPress. The presentations below are interlaced with more technical details than most volunteers will need. I have not viewed Session 2 yet, but for Session 1 you may want to download it and fast forward to the 2:01:00 mark or fast forward online.
Here are links to the videos/presentations stored at Microsoft Research:
Session 1 – Fundamentals – Basic WordPress interface and structure, Templates, Calendar
Session 2 – Intermediate – Metatags, Plugins, vTools Calendar, Forms