Call for Speakers

We’re excited to open this year’s call for Speakers for WordCamp Raleigh!

If you’d like to propose multiple topics, please submit the form multiple times, once for each topic.

We are specifically looking for talks around these topics (though we are primarily looking for quality folks to give talks, in general):


  • JavaScript
  • Extensibility
  • Plugin and Theme development
  • Mental health for developers
  • Scaling WordPress
  • Working as a part of a team (GitHub, communication, etc)


  • How Small Businesses can leverage WordPress (Twenty Seventeen Theme?)
  • How to take your offline business online
  • SEO
  • Ecommerce
  • Selling WordPress products
  • Selling digital products with WordPress

Power Users

  • WordPress Multisite
  • Ecommerce
  • Site Maintenance
  • Hosting
  • Intro to Actions and Filters


  • How to vet a WordPress developer
  • Site Maintenance
  • Why your theme shouldn’t try to do everything
  • Getting Good Support
  • How to Contribute in non-code ways to WordPress

EDIT: we’re all full, full list of speakers can be found here, and tracks/schedule are coming soon!