Scaling up and supporting WordPress: here come the clones

Why WordPress?

  • powerful, extensible, flexible
  • open source code, formats (no lock-in)
  • widely used in and beyond education
  • proficiency is a transferable skill

"Where do I begin?"

"I just want to share my stuff."

One approach: strip down and simplify

Cloning

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Subtitle

Source site: styled, structured, instructions embedded

http://hdemo.trubox.ca/

Students can highlight or protect identity.

Work within or customize the starter site structure.

Indigenous Knowledge Makers ePortfolio

http://ikmeportfolio.trubox.ca/

Iterated and improved support

http://culturalidentity.trubox.ca/

We are building...

 

Scaling and scaffolding WordPress: here come the clones

By Brian Lamb

Scaling and scaffolding WordPress: here come the clones

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