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Jetpack sponsors WordPress community events worldwide in 2016

What would we do without our sponsors? We’re so grateful to Jetpack for sponsoring WordPress community events all around the globe at the Gold level in 2016! Jetpack’s support helps make local community events (like meetup/user groups and WordCamps) better for WordPress enthusiasts and easier to organize for our wonderful group of hardworking volunteers.


Jetpack is a free WordPress plugin that simplifies managing your sites. This single plugin enables Photon (a global CDN for images), uptime monitoring, brute force protection, traffic-boosting tools, single sign on, multiple-site management, and automatic or bulk plugin updates. Additionally Jetpack includes several features that help you customize the look and feel of your site without installing other tools. More information can be found at jetpack.com.

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New tickets for WordCamp Europe 2016 are now on sale

After selling out 1700 tickets six months before the event, the WordCamp Europe 2016 team has managed to secure an additional venue and has published additional 400 tickets for the event in Vienna.


With a total capacity of 2200 people, WordCamp Europe 2016 is shaping to be the largest WordPress event to this date. Current attendees feature people from 68 countries around the world. The organising team is planning a contributor day for 500 people on Sunday, June 26th.

The WordCamp Europe 2016 speakers selection is underway with the schedule due to be published in April.

If you don’t have a ticket for WordCamp Europe 2016 yet, get one while they’re still there!



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Accepting Applications for WordCamp US 2017/2018

Planning for WordCamp US 2017 and 2018 will kick off this year. But before planning can begin we need to select the next host city. Are you interested in having WordCamp US in your city? Want to be part of the hard working WordCamp US team? Willing to organize for two consecutive years?

Apply here! We’re accepting applications through February 29, 2016.

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Call for 2016 Global Community Sponsors

Do you love sponsoring WordPress community events like WordCamps and meetups? Ever wish you could sponsor all the WordCamps and meetups in the whole wide world?

Great news! The 2016 WordPress Global Community Sponsorship program has opportunities for sponsors at all levels, and we’d love to make it easy for your company to sponsor large numbers of WordPress community events next year.

If you’re interested in supporting lots of WordPress community events in a powerful way, we hope you’ll check out the 2016 global sponsorship program or email us for more information. (Or both!) And thank you to all of our sponsors, past and present, for helping us make WordPress events great. We couldn’t do it without you!

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Tickets available for WordCamp US!

Tickets are still available for the biggest WordCamp of 2015!

Join us at the inaugural WordCamp US in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, December 4-6. Tickets are only $40 USD and include two days packed with amazing speakers, a third day for contributing, lunches, a snazzy WordCamp US t-shirt, some very special WordCamp US swag, and admission to the WordCamp US after party.

Get your ticket now!

Interested in learning more? Check out the official WordCamp US site. You can also find us on Twitter and Facebook!

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Tickets are on sale for WordCamp Europe 2016 in Vienna

Ticket sales for #WCEU 2016 in Vienna are now open at the price of only €40.


WordCamp Europe is the continent’s largest WordCamp featuring high-quality content on development, design, UX, community, marketing, performance, trends, Open Source, business development, all in the context of  WordPress.

The WordCamp Europe ticket covers both days of the conference – June 24, 25th and Contributor day on Sunday, June 26th. It grants attendees access to all sessions, lunch, coffee breaks, warm up events, network activities, surprise activities and perks as well as the event after party.

It includes an awesome #WCEU 2016 t-shirt, stickers and other great swag. But most importantly, the opportunity to interact with amazing, like-minded people from all over the world!

GET YOUR TICKET early and start planning your summer trip to Austria. The growing European community will gather in the magnificent Halle E+G in the heart of Vienna for a weekend of knowledge sharing, learning, networking, contributing to WordPress and fun. Join us!

WordCamp Europe 2016 has open calls for volunteers, speakers and sponsors.

Follow WordCamp Europe on TwitterFacebook and Google + for the latest updates.

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WordCamp Europe 2016 is looking for sponsors

Photo by Florian Ziegler

Photo by Florian Ziegler

The WordCamp Europe organising team has announced call for sponsors. Sponsorship packages are available after application on a first come first serve basis.

Information & Apply

Read more about the packages in the official call for sponsors on the WordCamp Europe 2016 website.

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WordCamp Europe 2016 opens call for speakers


Pascal Birchler speaking at WordCamp Europe 2016 in Seville. Photo by Florian Ziegler

The WordCamp Europe 2016 team has just announced call for speakers for the two day conference in Vienna on June 24-26th.

Speakers from all over Europe and beyond are invited to submit applications on topics covering design, development, business, publishing, marketing, community in the context of Open Source software.

WordCamp Europe 2016 will be the fourth WordCamp Europe after three successful editions in Leiden 2013, Sofia 2014 and Seville 2015.

WordCamp Europe is a global WordPress conference and the biggest WordPress conference in Europe with close to 1000 people from more than 50 countries attending every year.

Earlier this month the organising team announced the venue for 2016 – the beautiful Halle E+G in MuseumsQuartier in the center of Vienna and published a call for volunteers.

The call for papers will be open until January 31st, 2016. If you’d like to join the speaker lineup, read the call for speakers and send your talk proposals.



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