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Brighton Web Dev Meetup: Building an e-Commerce Store with WordPress & WooCommerce

Wed 25 Jan 2023
19:00 - 20:30
The Skiff, Brighton

About the event

Brighton Web Dev Meetup: Building an e-Commerce Store with WordPress & WooCommerce image

"Building an e-Commerce Store with WordPress & WooCommerce" by Sarthak Sethi

For our first event of 2023 we kindly have Sarthak Sethi come to the Skiff to present his talk on building e-Commerc sites and apps using WooCommerce.

Are you someone who’s looking to learn how to build websites and e-commerce stores to maybe launch your career in tech, transitioning into website development from another field, are a digital marketer are want to learn how WordPress works , or just as a skill for a side hustle project?

Join us at this in-person workshop to know everything about building an e-commerce website using WordPress & WooCommerce.

The following topics would be covered during the session:

  • Introduction to the basics of an e-commerce website, and comparing different platforms (Shopify/WordPress/OpenCart/Magento/etc)
  • WordPress + WooCommerce Architecture
  • Is WordPress the right fit for your project?
  • Selecting a suitable theme - the do’s and dont’s
  • Live Demo: Building a basic corporate website with WordPress
  • Live Demo: Transitioning our website into an online store
  • All about hosting your website
  • Bonus: Tips on building WooCommerce store for clients as a side hustle/freelancing
  • Q&A + Networking Session

Short Bio:

Sarthak Sethi is a new Brighton resident who has been working on WordPress projects since he was 13, and currently works as the tech consultant at The Co-Spaces Business Incubator based in London & Dubai.

Sarthak has expertise in building anything with WordPress whether it be an online store, appointing booking platform, learning management system, business analytics and billing portal or something as simple as a corporate website.

We will be at the Skiff from around 6:30pm and Sarthak will start around 7pm.

We will be having, pizzas, beers and soft drinks as usual at half-time.

Hope to see you there and the start to some exciting Brighton Web Development events for 2023!

Thanks Gavin

About the hosts

Brighton Web Dev Meetup: If you build for the web, whether just for a hobby or professionally, then this meetup is designed for you. We don't have a specific agenda, but we organize monthly events where we chat about all things web.