Schedule & Live Stream – WordPress Stockholm Meetup #wpsthlm

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Live Stream:

Time and date:
17:30 CET – March 11, 2015
(Live stream starts 18:00)


Västra Järnvägsgatan 21, Stockholm.
Enter through the lobby and go up the stairs.

Schedule (preliminary)

17:30 – Mingle
18:00 – Introduction
18:10 – So you want a multilingual WordPress site? (Erik Bernskiöld)
18:50 – Food, drink and mingle, courtesy of Aftonbladet.
19:20 – Lessons learned using WordPress as a CMS (Hjörtur Hilmarsson)
19:45 – How I use WordPress in my day-to-day business (Cecilia Svensson)
20:30 – Closing remarks


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Our speakers



So you want a multilingual WordPress site?
Erik Bernskiöld, Bernskiold Media

Let’s talk languages. Most websites today have a need to at least be bilingual, particularly in Europe. This presentation covers both important strategic issues to tackle, as well as the technical side of making a WordPress website multilingual in a reliable and professional way.



Lessons learned using WordPress as a CMS
Hjörtur Hilmarsson, 14islands

WordPress was initially designed as a blogging platform, but is now being used to drive content for full-blown websites. This talk will explore ways to make WordPress work as an CMS and lessons learned while building unique themes for clients.


How I use WordPress in my day-to-day business
Cecilia Svensson, Vaja

I left my profession as an IT-consultant to become a writer, lecturer and solopreneur. WordPress is one of my most valuable tools for my business. During my session I’ll happily share my experiences of growing a business, what my favorite tools and plugins are, and how to publish your own book.

A Holistic View on Developer Productivity

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Improving the usability of Aftonbladet Video-clip pages

We have recently started the process of improving the usability of video-clip pages. In order to get an idea of where Aftonbladet stands compared to other world-class online video/news providers, we conducted an online test answered by 110 visitors of Aftonbladet TV. In this test we compared their perception of an Aftonbladet TV video-clip page […]

Schibsted’s 1st iOS Deployment Meet-up

Schibsted’s 1st iOS Deployment Meet-up Thursday, 28th of April 2016: getting to know each other, guests arrive Friday, 29th of April 2016: the meet-up date We here at Aftonbladet had been planning on having a meet-up with iOS developers across various Schibsted companies for many months. We had a range of topics in mind for […]

Hackday: The Future of Storytelling is social, engaging and rewarding

We gathered students, journalists, developers and designers to get together and conceptualize something new for the news industry. This was our first organized hack event – The Future of Storytelling Hack. The hack was a team-based, news-media-focused prototyping and experimentation event within storytelling over two days at Kungsbrohuset, Schibsted and Aftonbladets headquarter in Stockholm. A good story used to […]