Do you know WordPress?
WordPress is one of the contents management system (CMS) . According to W3Tech information on 27 February 2017,WordPress has as 58.8% among CMS for websites and 27.6% among websites in the world.
Official WordPress conferences (WordCamp) have held at various locations in the world supported by WordPress Foundation.
In Japan, it has held at various locations. WordCamp Kansai was held at Osaka managed with a focus on Kansai WordBench communities. In this year, WordCamp Kyoto 2017 will be held on June 2017 at Kyoto University. First WordCamp Kyoto was held in 2009, but the holding at the university in Kyoto will be the first time!
I’m one of the organizers in WordCamp Kyoto 2017 and have been serving as the manager of WordPress websites in the Center. Therefore, I would like to contribute to WordPress, WordPress community, and users through various WordPress events, communities, and developments.
- Date：24 (Sat)-25 (Sun) June, 2017
- Venue : International Science Innovation Building
- Website: https://2017.kyoto.wordcamp.org/
About WordPress community
Japan famous community is WordBench.
WordBench is the casual community at each regions. Each WordBench has various themes, such as a workshop, a social hour, a co-working, hands-on, and so on. The contents of WordBench is decided by a moderator and community users using a community tool, such as SNS. WordBench has a moderator, but no manager. It can say that all community users are manager. Please see “Make WordPress Community” if you would like to start new WordPress community or to become a speaker or a speaker. Especially, please recognize the community rule of 100% GPL.
If you have interested in WordPress or you use WordPress, I strongly recommend to participate in the WordPress community.
27 February, 2017
Kitani, Chief of Information Processing Office.