Alex de Carvalho @alexdc
Alex is the co-founder of Feynlabs, which teaches programming concepts for kids. He also consults to companies and individuals on social media strategy and implementation. He is an adjunct professor at the University of Miami’s School of Communications and recently co-authored “Securing the Clicks: Network Security in the Age of Social Media,” published by McGraw-Hill.
Alex has helped unite South Florida’s tech community by founding Social Media Club, BarCamp, Ignite, Social Media Day, The Startup Forum, and Mobile Monday events for South Florida new media professionals; he is also a founding member of RefreshMiami. Over the past six years, these organizations have hosted events for over 10,000 tech and business professionals, leading to new connections, employment opportunities, and startup ideas.
Alex’s Session: “Top 20 Plugins That You Can’t Live Without”
If you’re self-hosting your WordPress website, you’ll want to extend its functionality with plugins. However, there are more than 23.500 free plugins in the WP library. You can of course visit WordPress’ Most Popular Plugin Directory, but it’s a potential time sink and you’ll miss many great ones by not digging deeper. So, we’ve shaken down the interwebs for you to come up with this list of must-have plugins you won’t know how you survived without.
Stay tuned for our last speaker announcements in March!