WordPress Stockholm Meetup – April 14, 2016


A warm welcome to our fifth WordPress Stockholm Meetup!

At this meetup we’ll cover a wide range of topics – you’ll learn how to give content editors the right amount of flexibility when building sites, how to unit test your themes or plugins and how to get started with logging and monitoring your WordPress site.



The live stream will begin on April 14, 18:00 local time (Sweden)


17:30 – Mingle
18:00 – Introduction
18:10 – How to give content editors the right amount of freedom and responsibility for page layouts
18:50 – Food, drink and mingle, courtesy of Aftonbladet.
19:20 – Practical Unit Testing
19:45 – Getting started with logging and monitoring
20:30 – Closing remarks


We have an exciting line-up of speakers!



How to give content editors the right amount of freedom and responsibility for page layout (Peter Elmered / Viktor Fröberg) 

Editors, designers and developers all have very different requirements and ideas of what a great CMS implementation and experience is. We will tell you about how we do to meet the designer’s requirements “Here’s how it should look”, the editor’s demands on “This is what I want to be able to edit” and give the developers the tools they need to be able to store and display the data in an easy and flexible way.

Practical Unit Testing (Aloisia Gabat)

How do you know that your code does what it’s supposed to? Sure, you can upload it and test it directly inside WordPress and/or on your site. Rinse and repeat. Or you can save time and headaches with unit testing. This talk will cover how to set up unit tests for a plugin, how to write the tests, and how to run them. We will also look at some best practices and resources for unit testing your own plugins.

Getting started with logging and monitoring (Tobias Nyholm)

When a user complains about experiencing an error, how do you find it? You probably have log files for your application, PHP-FPM, webserver and the syslog. Multiply this with every server you are running and you have a full time job reading logs. When you found all the relevant log entries you still don’t have a stack trace, request info or data about how often this error is reoccurring.

In this talk I’ll share with you how to properly do logging, reading logs and monitoring all your web services. Knowledge is everything.


The event is hosted at Aftonbladet, Västra Järnvägsgatan 21, Stockholm. If you have trouble finding the venue, please call .

Food & Drinks

We will serve an asian buffet with beef, yakitori, salmon with kimchi, noodle soup and salad.

Drinks (beer + non-alcoholic alternative) will also be provided.

More information

You can find more information in the Meetup event. See you on April 14!

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