National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Glenn Research Center

How Non-profits and Government Organizations of All Sizes Can Successfully Use WordPress

Sean Herron presents to WordCamp Phoenix 2012, “How non-profits and government organizations of all sizes can use WordPress to successfully create and operate a website.”

Notable, among other things, is his addressing of issues concerning security and licensing. At 25 minutes, he goes into more detail about opensource and WordPress, extolling benefits.

About the speaker: “Sean Herron is a designer, developer, and policy analyst who embraces the use of technology to create and enable collaborative projects. As a technology strategist on NASA’s Open Government team, Sean works to facilitate open source and open data projects throughout the agency and promotes the use of open solutions to common problems. He is responsible for a number of high-level WordPress sites within NASA, including open.nasa.govdata.nasa.gov, and code.nasa.gov. Prior to his current position, Sean worked on public outreach for the Space Shuttle and International Space Station programs and consulted for a number of non-profit organizations.”

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