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WooCommerce is the fastest growing eCommerce software/platform, powering over 30% of all eCommerce stores with over 1 million active installations. It is is built to integrate seamlessly with WordPress, making it the obvious eCommerce choice for existing WordPress users and connects you to the fast-growing WordPress ecosystem which now powers over 25% of all websites on the internet.

With WooCommerce you can start with all the basic tools that any small business would need to start selling online, including product setup, payments, shipping options, and sales reports and as your business grows choose from over 300 premium add-ons available including additional payment processors, shipping methods, inventory systems and marketing tools anyone to sell anything, anywhere from real products and digital downloads to subscriptions, content and even your time.

In July 2015, WooCommerce was acquired by Automattic, the creators of WordPress.com which serves more than 15.8 billion pages a month and also the creators of other popular WordPress services including Akismet, Jetpack, and VaultPress. We look forward to growing WooCommerce to achieve even greater things together with Automattic.


Jetpack is a free WordPress plugin that simplifies managing your sites. This single plugin enables Photon (a global CDN for images), uptime monitoring, brute force protection, traffic-boosting tools, single sign on, multiple-site management, and automatic or bulk plugin updates. Additionally Jetpack includes several features that help you customize the look and feel of your site without installing other tools. More information can be found at jetpack.com.


Bluehost has been a WordPress partner since 2005 and powers over 1 million WordPress sites worldwide. Their objective is to help customers, whether novice or pro, create a thriving online presence at an affordable price. With a team of in-house tech experts available 24/7, Bluehost dedicates time and resources to providing the best support and services in the industry. Join millions of other site owners and see what Bluehost can do for you and your online presence.


BoldGrid is a website builder powered by WordPress. It is a free set of WordPress plugins, themes, and other content that allows site creation and management similar to non-WordPress website builders. By placing WordPress more in line with DIY site builder solutions on the market, our mission is not only to make WordPress more accessible and easy for beginners to utilize, but also automate and streamline typical WordPress tasks to provide a fast, creator-friendly platform that even web professionals will appreciate.

Experience WordPress as a website builder, including: free pre-built themes, drag and drop editing, integrated image banks, simplified photo editing, built-in staging, automated backups, and so much more.

BoldGrid will have you creating professional looking WordPress sites in minutes!



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Linchpin is digital agency dedicated to connecting audiences with business through technology to facilitate a comprehensive digital marketing strategy.

New England Tech

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NEIT Adjunct teaching opportunities:

The Graphics, Multimedia & Web Design Department at New England Tech is always interested to know of design professionals, with teaching experience, qualified to instruct courses in the areas of

WordPress front end design, and development
Mobile Web design and delivery
Social Media / Content Marketing
SEO analytics
Packaging Design

We’re keeping an active roster of design professionals with teaching experience in any of these disciplines. Of course commensurate college degree(s), and professional experience is mandatory.
If interested, please send a brief email and resume to:
Department Chair, Rick Mitchell

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Pantheon puts the power of the Internet in the hands of developers and DevOps teams, delivering rock solid hosting along with the most complete platform for professional website creation. We’ve built the world’s best website management platform—one that gives web teams all of the developer tools, hosting, scaling, performance, workflow, and automation they need to build the best websites in the world. Pantheon powers 150,000 websites, serving billions of page views per month.

For more information, visit www.pantheon.io.


GoDaddy’s mission is to radically shift the global economy toward small businesses by empowering people to easily start, confidently grow and successfully run their own ventures. With more than 12 million customers worldwide and 57 million domain names under management, GoDaddy gives small business owners the tools to name their idea, build a beautiful online presence, attract customers and manage their business.


emagine is a national Digital Agency for B2B and Healthcare. Based in Massachusetts with an office in South Florida, emagine is a well-rounded team of 50+ talented individuals – including designers, developers, project managers, digital marketing strategists and support and maintenance specialists.

An evangelist for WordPress’s adoption increasing among large enterprises, emagine has developed many WordPress websites for multi-billion dollar enterprises. Several members of the team travel the country speaking on the WordCamp circuit.

Herb Chambers Honda of Seekonk

Sponsored by Herb Chambers Honda of Seekonk, the weheartHonda blog is a space where people can go to learn about their Hondas and Acuras. We interview Honda owners and share their stories, provide information on auto maintenance and how-to videos, and review family road trip destinations with Honda Mama. We have a strong commitment to our local community, and we share stories about our community involvement so readers can be aware of how they can help the community, too. We also share Honda Laura’s YouTube video reviews of the latest models!

In Rhode Island and Southeastern Massachusetts, there is one name that stands for excellence in automotive sales and service. That name is Herb Chambers. At Herb Chambers Honda of Seekonk, our vision is to be the best, with a sales and service team that exceeds your expectations every time you visit.

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Plesk simplifies web management activities to align with the way infrastructure is used today for hosting websites and web applications. A widely used web management solution, Plesk provides everything a web professional needs to set up a website quickly and securely – including a WordPress Toolkit, an easy-to-navigate control panel, server level automation, supportability tools, and complete protection with our server-to-site security core.


DreamHost is a global Web hosting and cloud services provider with over 350,000 customers and 1.2 million blogs, websites and apps hosted. The company offers a wide spectrum of Web hosting and cloud services including Shared Hosting, Virtual Private Servers (VPS), Dedicated Server Hosting, Domain Name Registration, the cloud storage service, DreamObjects, and the cloud computing service DreamCompute. More information can be found at  http://dreamhost.com.


WPML turns WordPress websites multilingual. It works with caching, SEO and E-Commerce plugins, and allows the building of complete multilingual sites. WPML powers simple blogs as well as corporate and enterprise sites.

WPML allows users to translate everything in the site, including content, menus, widgets and even theme and plugin texts. WPML powers over 500,000 commercial websites from all over the world.

More information about going multilingual can be found at WPML.org

We are looking for talent. If you are a smart programmer you are welcome to contact us here: http://wpml.org/home/were-hiring/.

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Axion Media Lab

A website is a company’s window to the world. Everything you see, hear and read must work together, to communicate the right message and inspire visitors to take the next step. With a team to cover every facet of multi-media creation, we specialize in custom-built solutions that combine aesthetic beauty with strategic results. www.axionmedialab.com

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StickerGiant prints high-quality stickers and labels. They have the best customer service, quick turnaround times and free custom shapes using state of the art laser cutting. Every sticker has a story. Want to share your story today? They’re waiting to hear from you.


Moo loves great design and believe it can work wonders for every business. That’s why they make it simple to create beautiful, expertly crafted business stationery and promotional materials that’ll help you start conversations, open doors and strengthen relationships.



The Empowerment Factory

“The Empowerment Factory” is a space designated to host a variety of workshops, classes, and discussions centered around providing individuals with critical networking, social media, and business skills, as well as a variety of practices that will allow them to become more empowered individuals.

Interested in sponsoring WordCamp this year?

Check out our Call for Sponsors page for details on how you can help make this year’s WordCamp the best it can be!