Attention WordPress users! Here’s a super exciting opportunity to network with industry experts and professionals and discover their secrets. WordCamp is finally here, and this time it’s coming to Bhopal!
In the past years, I’ve had the privilege of attending many Affiliate Conferences and WordCamps, including AW Barcelona, ad:tech Delhi, IAS Delhi, WordCamp Asia, WordCamp Kerala, and more. These impactful gatherings have offered many valuable learning experiences.
Now, all my excitement is directed towards the upcoming event that’s happening in the beautiful city of Bhopal. This article will shed light on WordCamp Bhopal – what it is, what its benefits are, and who should attend it.
Are you curious to know more about WordCamp Bhopal? Well, let’s dive right in to uncover all the details!
- What is WordCamp?
- About WordCamp Bhopal 2023
- What Will You Get from WordCamp Bhopal?
- How to Take Part in WordCamp Bhopal?
- Past WordCamp Events
- Should You Attend WordCamp Bhopal 2023?
- Connect with WordCamp
What is WordCamp?
WordCamp is an informal, yet impactful gathering organized by the WordPress community. This immersive two-day event brings together hundreds of WordPress enthusiasts who share their valuable insights and knowledge with each other.
It serves as a valuable opportunity to engage with like-minded WordPress aficionados and form meaningful connections within the WordPress user community, So, whether you’re a WordPress blogger, developer, consultant, or just wish to expand your knowledge, you can attend a WordCamp!
About WordCamp Bhopal 2023
The upcoming WordCamp is announced to be held in the city of lakes, Bhopal! Let’s quickly dive into the details about this event.
WordCamp Bhopal–Date and Venue
WordCamp Bhopal is scheduled to be held on the 7th and 8th of October, 2023 at Radisson Hotel, one of the most prestigious 5-star hotels in Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh).
Members of the vibrant WordPress community have organized WordCamp Bhopal. This includes 11 capable volunteers that are well-versed in different areas of WordPress.
There are WordPress developers, content creators, designers, product managers, and tech enthusiasts on the team. Even I’m a part of the WordCamp Bhopal Organizing Team this time! 🙂 Check out the Organizers’ Page for more information.
At the moment, WordCamp Bhopal is inviting sponsors for their event. So, if you’re interested in joining them as a sponsor, you can check out the pricing packages and details on their Sponsors’ page.
WordCamp bhopal is expected to have 350+ attendees from allover the globe.
What Will You Get from WordCamp Bhopal?
1) Network with Professionals
WordCamp Bhopal would serve as a platform to connect with industry experts and like-minded individuals. You can strike up meaningful connections with them. This could lead to further collaborations, partnerships, business deals, and exclusive offers.
2) Stay Updated with WordPress Developments
WordPress, as a software, is constantly evolving. Thus, attending events like WordCamp Bhopal will equip you with the latest technologies, insights, and trends driving the WordPress ecosystem. You will get to discover innovative tools and strategies to accelerate your growth on WordPress.
3) Valuable Learning Experiences
This event will feature informative workshops, engaging speaker sessions, and hands-on activities that aim to polish your WordPress skills. Whether you wish to master SEO, plugin development, or just dive deeper into content creation, WordCamp Bhopal has got you covered.
4) Collect Exciting Free Swags
Every WordCamp attendee can enjoy an array of free swags offered by different WordPress brands. From branded pens and diaries to trendy t-shirts and cool stickers, this event offers souvenirs to keep your WordPress spirit alive.
5) Delicious Snacks and Food
This event features free tea, snacks, and delicious food throughout the event. It will ensure that your energy levels are high and you can focus better on the WordCamp event activities.
How to Take Part in WordCamp Bhopal?
If you wish to take part in WordCamp Bhopal, you can purchase your ticket from the Tickets page on their official website. Two types of tickets are available. You can purchase the General Ticket for ₹600 and the Micro Sponsor Ticket for ₹3,999.
You can view the number of remaining tickets and the option to select the quantity of tickets you wish to purchase. Payments can be made through the following payment gateways: Stripe (credit cards) and Instamojo.
Though there’s no specific difference between them, the Micro Sponsor ticket is for those users who can afford it and wish to contribute to the WordPress community.
The biggest struggle for most users was the unavailability of refunds. However, you can now mail the WordCamp team and get a refund if you can’t attend the event. You can also transfer it to someone else who wants to attend the event.
Past WordCamp Events
Till date, over 1100 successful WordCamps have been organized in 65 countries. The last WordCamp was held in Jinja, Uganda (4-5 Sep) and Denmark (26-27 Aug). Talking about Asia, the recent WordCamps were held in Bengaluru (29 Jul), Kerala (25 Mar), and Bangkok (17-19 Feb).
I took part in WordCamp Kerala and WordCamp Bangkok this year. In both these events, I interacted and interviewed lots of WordPress professionals, entrepreneurs, and experts and learned tonnes of lessons. I also had fun taking part in activities and talking to new people.
Should You Attend WordCamp Bhopal 2023?
In my opinion, anyone and everyone related to WordPress should attend WordCamp. It would be equally fruitful for beginners and professionals alike. WordPress developers, designers, consultants, experts, and even WordPress enthusiasts would find it extremely insightful.
Not only will you get equipped with new strategies and concepts but also enjoy various engaging activities, interact with professionals, make new friends, exchange ideas, crack crazy deals, and learn lasting lessons from the WordPress community!
Connect with WordCamp
If you want to get the latest updates about WordCamp Bhopal, you can follow them on the social media channels mentioned below.
WordCamp Bhopal is not just an event. It is an exciting opportunity to grow personally and professionally in the world of WordPress. With solid networking, learning and career opportunities, WordCamp Bhopal could be a transformative experience for WordPress enthusiasts.
I hope you enjoyed reading this article. Have you attended a WordCamp before? How was your experience and would you recommend it to others? And if you haven’t been to a WordCamp yet, what do you think about this event? Do you intend to participate in the future?
Share your views and opinions with me in the comments section below. This is Kripesh signing off. Cheers and keep learning! 🙂
1) When is the WordCamp in Bhopal happening?
WordCamp is happening in Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) on the 7th and 8th of October, 2023. It will be held in the Radisson Hotel.
2) What are the charges for participating in WordCamp Bhopal?
You can find two types of tickets to take part in WordCamp Bhopal. The General ticket is priced at ₹600 and the Micro Sponsor ticket is priced at ₹3,999.
Both these tickets offer the same services.
But because WordCamps are community events, you can contribute to the WordPress community by purchasing the Micro Sponsor ticket.
3) What are the payment methods supported?
You can use the following payment gateways to purchase your tickets – Stripe (credit cards) and Instamojo.
4) Is free food provided during the event?
Yes, food, snacks, and tea are provided during the WordCamp event. These are free with your purchased ticket.
5) Do they allow walk-in entries?
Walk-in entries are not allowed. You can either purchase a ticket or get it transferred from a participant not attending the event.