Links from WordCamp Raleigh 2014

I attended WordCamp Raleigh at NC State this last weekend. I’d been hoping to make it an excuse for an AAUW WordPress discussion for the webmanagers in NC (and nearby) who use Site Resources?(AAUW’s hosted multisite for branch and state websites).That didn’t work out, but here’s the list of links that I could find for the presentations. I expect them all to be on WordPress.TV soon. If you want any of my notes, contact me or post a comment.

Thanks to all the speakers and organizers!

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Moral March on Raleigh 2014

This morning’s march in Raleigh, organized by the NAACP with support from many other organizations and individuals that care about social justice ?was awesome. It was great to be among so many who want to move North Carolina forward, resisting the powerful forces that are taking it backwards.

Here are a few of my favorite pictures from this ?morning. See more at


Gathering at the start of the march — note the pink hats from Planned Parenthood…

NCWU was there!


My sentiments, exactly, in front of one of the three Jumbotrons — everyone could see and hear though some of us were blocks from the stage.


View after noon — still several blocks of people, and lots of pink hats!


New web site

There was a kerfuffle today on the Social Media Page and the Social Media Strategy Group about not using the new logo until “approved” versions are available. I guess I did expect that versions suitable for social media profiles (e.g. square) would be among those released early. A date in “March” will suffice — but better staff oversight of what’s happening in the member conversations in social media might have headed off some wasted effort.

Anyway, if anyone’s listening, here’s a list of issues I’ve seen with the new web site: Continue reading