• Session 3: The Future of Discord at Reclaim

    Session 3: The Future of Discord at Reclaim

    Taylor and Amanda wrap up Reclaim’s focus on Discord by reflecting on its impact on Reclaim EdTech Year 1, sharing some interesting statistics, and imagining ways to improve the team’s use of it going into Reclaim EdTech Year 2. Session 3 Watch the session 3 video here: Thanks for joining us! As always, thanks for…

  • Session 2: Exploring the possibilities and potential of Discord

    Session 2: Exploring the possibilities and potential of Discord

    Meredith and Pilot get together to chat about their own personal experiences with Discord. From casually connecting with friends and family to cultivating complex and interesting communities, Discord has made a big impact on Meredith and Pilot’s online interactions. Tune in to learn about how to set up your own server via templates, what some…

  • Session 1: Building our Discord server

    Session 1: Building our Discord server

    The first session of our “Building Community with Discord” flex course brings in Jim and Lauren to share some of the history behind Reclaim’s Discord considerations and endeavors. Session 1 Watch the session 1 video here: Additional resources Virtual Event Template — inquire in the #discord-community-building channel! Don’t forget to check out the welcome post!…

  • Welcome to Building Community with Discord!

    Welcome to Building Community with Discord!

    Hello and welcome to Reclaim Hosting’s April 2023 Flex Course: Building Community with Discord. This Flex Course is all about Discord: Reclaim’s start with it, how we use it, what’s possible with it, and its future at Reclaim Hosting. Discord has become a fundamental aspect of all of our events here at Reclaim as it…

  • Welcome to DoOO 201!

    Welcome to DoOO 201!

    Hello and welcome to our two day workshop, Domain of One’s Own 201! We’re excited for this workshop to serve as both a follow-up from our 101 from last fall, and a good place for admins already have some familiarity with the basics of DoOO to jump in! This workshop will examine at a deep…

  • WPMS Master Admins Chat: We’ve Built It So They’ll Come

    WPMS Master Admins Chat: We’ve Built It So They’ll Come

    We’ve come to our final WPMS 201 session. In this week’s session, Tom is joined by fellow WPMS Master Admins Shannon Hauser of UMW and John Stewart of Oklahoma University, as well as Reclaim’s own Lauren Hanks. These sages discuss how WPMS works in their own institutions, particularly in a broader Reclaim Hosting context such…

  • Sustainable WordPress

    Sustainable WordPress

    Welcome back! This week’s session is all about making your WPMS something sustainable. Tom, Taylor, and Amanda talk about the human side of creating a project that you genuinely enjoy working on, as well as some technical tips and tricks for maintaining and sustaining your WPMS. Session 3 Watch the session 3 video here: Office…

  • Customizing Onboarding – Building a better experience for new community members using Gravity Forms

    Customizing Onboarding – Building a better experience for new community members using Gravity Forms

    Aaaand we’re back with Session 2! Tom is joined this time around by Taylor and Amanda to chat about methods for getting people set up in WordPress Multisite as efficiently as possible. They explore the built-in WordPress user setup tools as well as available plugins that can make the process even more streamlined. If you’ve…

  • Terms of Use, DMCA Takedowns, and Other Things that go bump in the night

    Terms of Use, DMCA Takedowns, and Other Things that go bump in the night

    Welcome to the first session of WordPress Multisite 201 with Tom Woodward! Tom kicks things off this week with Jim and Pilot, taking a trip down memory lane to set the stage for how the logistical bones of both his and Jim’s early WPMS projects were made. Got WPMS-possibility anxiety? This week is for you!…

  • Welcome to WPMS 201 with Tom Woodward!

    Welcome to WPMS 201 with Tom Woodward!

    Hello and welcome to our much anticipated month-long workshop, WordPress Multisite 201 with Tom Woodward! Maybe you joined us for WPMS 101 back in October 2022, or maybe this is the first time you’ve been able to participate in a Reclaim Hosting + Woodward WPMS production; either way, we’re stoked you’re here. This workshop is…