All posts by Tania Ginoza

Sponsor Spotlight: Hawaii On TV

We know that WordCamp Maui is going to be such an engaging good time that we’ll never want it to end. Unfortunately all good things must eventually come to an end but with the magic of video we can always reminisce. Welcome to Hawaii On TV, Nene sponsor behind the camera.

Hawaii On TV is an acclaimed Maui based TV/film production company that has been producing award winning films, documentaries, music videos, commercials, films, TV programming, internet programming, web design and graphic design for two decades in Hawaii and worldwide. Hawaii On TV has been honored with awards from the Sundance Film festival, EMMY Awards, Billboard Music Awards and many more. They also bring you the best video of what’s happening right here in paradise from activities to dining to accommodations.

Mahalo Hawaii On TV! We appreciate your support of WordCamp.

 

SPONSOR SPOTLIGHT: UNIVERSITY OF HAWAIʻI MAUI COLLEGE

Can you top living on or visiting one  of the most beautiful islands in the world? We can! Learning and gaining knowledge at the University of Hawaiʻi Maui College, Kohala sponsor and WordCamp venue, is the cherry on top of our Maui sundae.

University of Hawaiʻi Maui College is an accredited college that offers three bachelor of applied science degrees, a wide variety of associate degrees and certificates, as well as distance learning degrees through its UH Center on campus. UHMC is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities of the Western Association of Schools & College. With small class sizes, a high student to faculty ratio, math labs and career counseling, UHMC students enjoy personalized, individual attention and the support they need to be successful in school and their future careers.

Mahalo for your support University of Hawaiʻi Maui College!

Sponsor Spotlight: 9seeds

Our next Nene sponsor is 9seeds.

9seeds specializes in designing custom WordPress themes and building custom WordPress plugins. They can help you take your business to the next level. They offer custom website design and development, custom plugins, a custom child theme for the Genesis framework and consultation services. Also check out their plugins including Time Tracker!

Mahalo 9seeds!

 

Sponsor Spotlight: WP Media/WP Rocket

WP Media, the company behind WP Rocket, wants to propel your site to the stars!

WP Media’s plug-in, WP Rocket, is a WordPress caching plugin. Page caching creates an ultra-fast load time. WP Rocket’s crawler simulates a visit to preload the cache, which instantly improves the indexing of a website by search engines. The plugin also compresses static files and has an images on request feature for even more speed.  A fast load time is essential for improved Search Engine Optimization and increased conversion. A website at light speed? Sign us up! WP Rocket is also developer friend with clean code, lots of hooks and easy access for advanced development.

Thank you WP Media for your Nene sponsorship!

Sponsor Spotlight: Chris Lema

In late 2013 Chris Lema tweeted he had a dream, a dream that WordCamp Maui was announced and calling for speakers. Dreams do come true! Not only is Chris Lema on our speaker roster but he’s also a Nene sponsor.

Chris Lema is the CTO and Chief Strategist at Crowd Favorite. He is also a public speaker and product strategist. He helps companies leverage WordPress, and helps WordPress companies find leverage.For twenty years Chris has developed and managed high performing engineers to build software products – particularly SaaS products in a variety of B2B vertical markets. He’s also spent the last ten years coaching startups on product development & marketing strategies. He also shares his knowledge through his blog on topics

We’re looking forward to seeing you on Maui Chris and thanking you in person.

Sponsor Spotlight: WPML

Thank you WPML for your Accomplice sponsorship of WordCamp Maui!

WPML, the WordPress Multilingual Plugin, makes it easy to build and run multilingual sites. Powerful enough for corporate sites, yet simple enough for blogs, the default install comes with over 40 languages. You can also add your own language variants using WPML’s languages editor. Choose languages for your site and start translating your content with one domain, sub-domains or multiple domains.

Created by OnTheGoSystems, WPML is a complete solution. With WPML you can translate pages, posts, custom types, taxonomy, menus and even the theme’s texts.

We appreciate your support WPML. Mahalo!

Sponsor Spotlight: Disqus

WordPress is one of the best tools out there for those who are passionate about writing, sharing content and starting a conversation. Disqus, an Accomplice sponsor, feels our passion and helps WordPressers take that conversation up a notch. Disqus strives to build a community of active readers and commenters for their users.

Disqus is a free commenting system that is used on millions of websites covering every topic imaginable. Founded in 2007 by Daniel Ha and Jason Yan, Disqus was made for geeks, by geeks. Disqus understands we are all a geek about something. They want us to find the right space to explore our interests and express ourselves.

Mahalo Disqus for your sponsorship of WordCamp Maui, the geekiest (translation: coolest) place to be in February!