Divi Meetup Community Replace: June 2019

Divi Meetup Community Replace: June 2019

Hey Divi Nation! It’s time for an additional replace on our Divi Meetup Community–and boy do we now have lots to cowl this month! We’ve seen numerous development currently and many new curiosity that we’re assured will proceed to gas development for a lot of months to return. And we couldn’t be happier! Right here’s a fast abstract of our present stats.

The Divi Meetup Community, by the Numbers

Right here is the place we stand on the finish of June 2019:

  • Complete Members: 2,810
  • Complete Teams: 31
  • Complete Occasions Hosted: 272
  • Complete RSVPs: 916
  • New Members (Final 90 Days): 544
  • New Teams (Final 60 Days): 6
  • New Group Pipeline: 20

Should you’d wish to get in on the motion your self, find a bunch close to you right here or use the button under to use to turn into a neighborhood organizer.

Apply to Turn into a Divi Meetup Organizer At present

Let’s Welcome Our New Meetup Teams

Please give a heat welcome to our new hosts! In Could and June, we’ve had six extra Meetup teams which have launched, and we’re excited to introduce you to the hosts.

See under for introductions (within the host’s personal phrases) and information on their subsequent Meetups.

Divi Salt Lake Metropolis, Utah, USA

Dustin Olsen of Divi Salt Lake Metropolis

Meet the host, Dustin Olsen:

I’ve been constructing WordPress web sites with Elegant Themes for almost a decade, beginning means again earlier than Divi was even a theme. With its unmatched and unbridled potential, I’ve been utilizing the Divi theme solely for all of the web sites I construct – which has allowed me to construct web sites sooner, extra effectively, and extra creatively. All of which has laid the groundwork for the launching pad that was wanted to go from side-hustle freelancer to full-time enterprise proprietor. The extra web sites you construct, the extra you see (or break), and the extra you study the ins and outs of WordPress and Divi.

They already had their first occasion and are gaining some traction. Their subsequent occasion is on July 2nd. Should you’re in Salt Lake Metropolis, verify them out!

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Divi Mahesana, India

Tirthak Patel of Divi Mahesana

Meet the host, Tirthak Patel:

I’m Founder & CEO at two startups – Webiflu and Leadest, a professionally licensed WordPress knowledgeable with good hands-on information of Divi. A public speaker, mentor, and advisor at just a few start-ups. Net improvement is my curiosity and experience in content material writing & I’ve the perfect communication expertise.

Their first occasion shall be scheduled quickly. Should you’re in Mehsana space, verify them out!

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Divi London, Ontario, Canada

Heather Peel of Divi London, Ontario

Meet the host, Heather Peel:

My purpose for this new Divi meetup group is to assist empower customers to handle or construct their very own web sites and within the course of I do know I’ll study extra too. I’ve been utilizing Divi nearly solely since 2013. I personal a small internet design / internet hosting company in London (since 1998) and I like studying and serving to new customers uncover the right way to handle their very own websites. I’ve been a co-organizer of the London WordPress Meetup group for about three years and attempt to attend as many WordCamps in our space as attainable.

Their subsequent occasion is that this Wednesday, July third. Test them out!

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Divi Port Harcourt, Nigeria

Chuks of Divi Port Harcourt

Meet the host, Igbojionu Chukwudi:

I’m a Laptop Scientist who likes to create good and high quality graphics and animation and implementing it on the earth large internet. I personally program with python and use WordPress, my beneficial CMS. And Divi makes improvement straightforward with WordPress.

Should you’re within the Port Harcourt space, remember to be part of the group!

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Divi Columbus, Ohio, United States

Nathan of Divi Columbus

Meet the host, Nathan B. Weller:

I’ve been a Divi consumer since near the start. I’ve additionally been employed by Elegant Themes since 2014. First as a contract blogger, then as a workers content material creator, and finally in my present function of Content material Supervisor. I’ve met so many superb Divi customers alongside the best way–however not many from my own residence city! I’d like to alter that with this group and prolong the superior Divi Group everyone knows and love on-line to my native space.

Their first meetup is July 23 on the fundamental department of the Metro Library downtown. Should you’re across the Central Ohio Space, be part of them!

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Divi Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

Bob Briare of Divi Las Vegas

Meet the host, Bob Briare:

I began as a part-time freelance web site builder in 2005 with Adobe Dreamweaver, then began utilizing WordPress meandering by way of the universe of WordPress themes. Then in 2014, I used to be launched to Divi and my life has by no means been the identical.

I at present work for a youth soccer membership in Las Vegas, taking care of their web sites. I nonetheless have the freelance enterprise however it doesn’t get a lot consideration lately. Earlier than that, I used to be the manager director of Nevada Youth Soccer. I joined that after escaping the resort trade of ten years.

Plan on checking them out throughout your subsequent Vegas journey and if you happen to dwell within the space, remember to be part of!

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Divi Mumbai, India

Gaurav Sharma of Divi Mumbai

Meet the host, Gaurav Sharma:

I’ve greater than 15 years of expertise in Net Designing & Digital Advertising and marketing. I had a full-time job for 7 years earlier than I began a small digital advertising company within the busiest place of Mumbai. My Experience is in graphic designing, web site improvement, branding, social media advertising, google adverts, and so on. Since I’m extra of a designer I used to be all the time in search of a software the place I don’t face a lot coding and or don’t battle with full-time coders. After I unintentionally landed on Divi, it actually modified my life and my work type. These days I hardly rent full-time builders. I can create the web sites as I really need it.

Should you’re within the Mumbai space, remember to be part of the group!

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Updates from Present Teams

Summer time has begun, however our Meetup teams nonetheless have face-time! It has been rewarding watching our teams develop their communities. The joy is contagious!

See under for an replace on what our present teams have been as much as!

Divi Phoenix, Arizona, USA

From the Host, Carol Stambaugh:

Since launching, we’ve hosted three meetups and have 50 members!! We’re taking it again to the fundamentals and doing a progressive “Study Divi” collection. Our customers are numerous of their information from newb to knowledgeable, however all have discovered worth with our basics-refresher. We’re so excited this lastly get this meetup off the bottom!

The Phoenix neighborhood is tremendous energetic with two meetups per thirty days! You should definitely be part of!

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Divi Destin/30A in Florida, USA

From the Host, Pleasure Todd:

We’re happy to announce that DIVI Destin / 30A has expanded to 33 members. Our final assembly was held at The Craft Bar in Destin with 6 members in attendance. Certainly one of our members drove all the best way from Alabama only for our assembly! This was an action-packed get-together with a lot of sharing and nice conversations. We had just a few new designers in addition to a wise and proficient programmer. From novices to skilled DIVI / WordPress designers, all of us realized one thing. Our assembly matters included: DIVI ideas, beneficial assets, internet hosting, plugins and safety. Safety was the recent subject for the night. Our subsequent assembly is targeted on ADA necessities.

Should you’re a Divi consumer close to Destin, Florida, remember to be part of Pleasure’s group and get notified of their subsequent occasion!

Go to Divi Destin / 30A

Milwaukee Divi Society in Wisconsin, USA

From the Hosts, Kimberly Hughes & Tracy Champagne:

Our meetups serve in an essential capability—as an introduction to Divi for newbies. The open format of our meetups permits us to deal with no matter matters/questions the group has in thoughts that individual evening. More often than not, we’re requested, “What’s Divi?”

At our final meetup, three members of a well being clinic had been in attendance. We had been in a position to present them one of many free layouts Divi has for such a enterprise. They had been impressed and we had been happy.

We ship out a month-to-month Divi Society e-newsletter; the mailing listing has grown from 19 to nearly 50.

You should definitely take a look at their Meetup web page for particulars on their subsequent occasion!

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Divi New York Metropolis, USA

From the Host, Patty Rose:

Divi NYC had an important assembly in June! We shared our half of yr objectives for web site tasks we plan to finish in 2019. We had a improbable tutorial on the Divi Carousel Methodology by our fellow member, Mickey Diener. And, as all the time, we additionally made time for casual ‘store speak’ about Divi, WordPress, our favourite plug-ins, cell viewpoints and extra.

Mickey created an educational PDF of the Divi Carousel Methodology. If you’re concerned about receiving that, merely turn into a member of Divi NYC and we’ll share it in messenger.

July is lined as much as be our greatest assembly, but! As soon as once more, Mickey shall be our speaker – the subject, “Understanding the numerous updates to the Divi Builder”.

I personally can’t wait and I certain hope you possibly can be part of us!

You should definitely take a look at their Meetup web page for particulars on their subsequent occasion!

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Divi Seacoast (North Hampton, New Hampshire), USA

From the Host, Jeffrey Litcofsky:

There are at present 27 members of the Divi Seacoast group. We did one thing new for our newest Divi Nation, as an alternative of a proper presentation, we had an open discussion board dialogue for something Divi-related. Attendees participated within the dialogue with how-tos, ideas, and troubleshooting points. A check Divi web site was used in the course of the demonstration. The attendee questions diversified from the right way to use the Lengthen controls to setting world gadgets for mobile-only sections to utilizing the brand new remodel and row column choices. There was additionally a lot dialogue round creating environment friendly processes to hurry up the design work.

You should definitely take a look at their Meetup web page for particulars on their subsequent occasion!

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Wish to Host Your Personal Native Divi Nation Meetup?

Nice! We’re all the time looking out for individuals all over the world who’re keen about Divi and need to unfold that enthusiasm to their local people. We deal with the month-to-month Meetup charges, and we offer all our hosts with tons of assets to assist plan and promote their occasions, together with assist with discovering a venue and arising with subject concepts.

Beginning a brand new Divi Nation Meetup group is straightforward. Start by clicking the button under and filling within the software kind.

Apply to Turn into a Divi Meetup Organizer At present

As soon as the shape is full, we’ll work collectively to get your group launched and linked to our Meetup Community. Straightforward as that!

Undecided if there’s already a Divi Meetup Group in your space? Simply head to our Meetup Community web page to see a map of our present places.

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