Workshop: Quickly build a personal resume site with Grav, a modern flat-file open source CMS
Speaker: Andy Miller
Grav is a modern open-source flat-file CMS built to be fast, flexible, and extensible. In this workshop, we will cover the basics of Grav, it's origins, and it's many benefits over traditional database-powered platforms.
During this comprehensive session we will go step-by-step through the process of creating a personal resume site while touching on many key topics that will enable you to develop more complex sites in the future:
Participants should bring their own devices if they wish to follow along. They should have PHP 7.1+ pre-installed, a modern browser installed, and be familiar using a text editor.
Andy Miller is a web developer with over 20 years of experience, having worked for fortune 100 companies, dot-com startups, and now runs his own businesses. Andy is a former core-team member of Joomla, as well as the CEO of RocketTheme, one of the longest running theme development companies that specializes in open source platforms.
As well as being involved in open source projects for over 13 years, he's also the author and lead developer of Grav CMS, a modern open-source flat-file CMS that is rapidly becoming a go-to alternative to traditional CMS platforms. Andy is also a senior partner at Trilby Media, a professional services company focusing on end-to-end site development with Grav CMS.