The Official WordPress.com Growth Summit

Build your site. Grow your audience. Get inspired.

Two days. 50 industry experts. One hands-on virtual event.

All prices are in USD.

Americas & EMEA • August 11–12, 2020

11:00am – 4:00pm EDT
15:00 – 20:00 UTC

Asia Pacific • August 12–13, 2020

11:00am – 4:00pm JST
02:00 – 07:00 UTC

From big inspiration, to tips on growing your audience, business, or blog, it’s a uniquely immersive virtual experience designed to help you reach your goals.

  • Three tracks for everything you’re into: Blogging, Creative, and Business.
  • 50 experts from across industries and Automattic.
  • Nearly 100 sessions to choose from.

Get ready. Get growing.
You’ve got an idea. Now let’s get it online.

Get inspired.

Join industry experts for tools, tips, and advice on digital design, audience development, publishing, and e-commerce.

Build and grow.

Roll up your sleeves alongside WordPress.com product experts and jumpstart your work with live demos and personalized help.

Find your community.

Build professional relationships that continue after the conference ends with our virtual networking sessions.

Something for everyone.
Choose a track or attend all three.

Track 1
Blogging

Go from idea to publish with expert advice for designing, writing, increasing traffic, and even earning money from your blog.

Track 2
Business

Make your site a critical part of your company’s success. We’ll help you learn how to build it, market it, and start earning revenue from it.

Track 3
Creative

Showcase your creative work and grow your community with expert instruction on building and displaying your portfolio and getting your work out there.

All prices are in USD.

Speakers and Agenda

Industry experts, successful bloggers, business leaders, and creatives will join WordPress.com experts for engaging talks and tactical demonstrations to help your site grow.

Adam Lisagor

Founder at Sandwich

Instagram Twitter Website

Amy Chan

Founder and Chief Heart Hacker at Renew Breakup Bootcamp

Instagram Twitter Website

Anne Forbush

Director of Growth Strategy at WordPress.com

Anton Diaz

Founder and Creator at Our Awesome Planet

Instagram Twitter Website

Austin Lau

Director of Strategic Partnerships at WordPress.com

Instagram

Ballio Chan

Creative Director at WordPress.com

Instagram Twitter

Casey Armstrong

Chief Marketing Officer at ShipBob

Instagram Twitter Website

Cesar Abeid

Happiness Engineering Team Lead at WordPress.com

Instagram Twitter

Chris Coyier

Web Developer

Instagram Twitter Website

Christine Glossop

SEO Content Specialist at Looka

Website

Christopher Smith

Happiness Engineer at WordPress.com

Courtney Montague

Partner and Operations Director at Kelsey Montague Art

Instagram Website

Danica Kombol

CEO at Everywhere Agency

Instagram Twitter Website

Deb Perelman

Creator at Smitten Kitchen

Instagram Twitter Website

Elizabeth McGill

Happiness Engineer at WordPress.com

Fernando Diaz

Editor and Publisher at The Chicago Reporter

Twitter Instagram Website

Gareth Allison

Brand, Social, Email, and Content Designer at WooCommerce

Twitter

Gary Goldman

Senior Program Director at Out in Tech

Instagram Twitter Website

Georgina Reeder

Happiness Engineer at WordPress.com

Graham Watson‑Ringo

Managing Editor at Rivard Report

Twitter Website

Greg Fox

Creative Director at WordPress.com

Instagram Twitter

James Weber

Happiness Engineer at WordPress.com

Instagram

Jason Snell

Editor in Chief at Six Colors

Instagram Twitter Website

Jeff Rozic

Customer Content Lead at WordPress.com

Twitter

Jill Quek

Senior Product Designer at WooCommerce

Instagram Twitter

Joel Dean

Mobile Engineer at Automattic

Instagram Twitter

Jonathan Wold

Community Wrangler at WooCommerce

Instagram Twitter

Jorge Calle

Happiness Engineer at WordPress.com

Instagram Twitter

Kasey Steinbrinck

Content Marketing Consultant for WordPress.com

Twitter

Kathryn Presner

Happiness Engineer at WordPress.com

Instagram Twitter

Kellie Peterson

Head of Domains at Automattic

Twitter

Khhyati Gala

Happiness Engineer at WordPress.com

Twitter

Kim Newton

Founder at Intentional Pause Project

Instagram Twitter Website

Kinsey Wilson

Founder and Head of Newspack at Automattic

Instagram Twitter

Kristen Zuck

Program Manager, Product Support at WordPress.com

Twitter

Kristin Smith

Food Blogger at Krisp × Kristin, Co‑Host of The Bar Podcast

Instagram Website

L. Jeffrey Zeldman

Design Director at Automattic

Instagram Twitter

Lae Mendes

Happiness Engineer at WordPress.com

Twitter

Larry Hryb

Senior Director of Corporate Communications at Xbox, Microsoft

Twitter Instagram Website

Leticia Barr

Founder at Tech Savvy Mama

Instagram Twitter Website

Marjorie R. Asturias

Product Marketing and Partnerships at WordPress.com

Twitter

Mark Armstrong

Editor at Automattic

Twitter

Maruti Mohanty

Happiness Engineer at WordPress.com

Instagram Twitter

Matt Mullenweg

Co-Founder of WordPress and CEO at Automattic

Instagram Twitter Website

Matt Perry

Engineering Lead, Enterprise at WordPress VIP

Twitter

Melissa Silberstang

Happiness Engineer at WordPress.com

Instagram

Mike Straw

Happiness Engineer at WordPress.com

Instagram Twitter

Millana Snow

CEO and Founder at Wellness Official

Instagram Twitter

Molly Lane

Director of Growth Programs at WordPress.com

Monica Ohara

Chief Marketing Officer at WordPress.com

Muhammad Usman

Program Director at Dareecha Male Health Society

Instagram Twitter Website

Nakul Shenoy

The Mind Reader at Nakul Shenoy Inc.

Instagram Twitter Website

Neil Hoyne

Chief Measurement Strategist at Google

Twitter Website

Nick Gernert

CEO at WordPress VIP

Twitter Instagram

Paul Bakaus

Head of Creator Relations at Google

Instagram Twitter Website

Rose Pajaroja

Happiness Engineer at WordPress.com

Instagram Twitter

Sam Vaidya

Happiness Engineer at WordPress.com

Stephen C.

Coordinator at AQYI

Tess Needham

Content Marketing Manager at WordPress VIP

Instagram Twitter

Tiffany Miller

Happiness Engineer at WordPress.com

Instagram Twitter

Tina Wells

Founder at Elevation Tribe

Instagram Twitter Website

Tom Grundy

Editor-in-Chief at Hong Kong Free Press

Twitter Website

Can’t make a live session? Don’t worry—we’ll record them all and make them available for all registrants after the summit.

A live experience for bloggers, creators, and business owners.

Come for inspiration, stay for expert advice from industry leaders and WordPress.com product experts all over the world. Get together, learn, and jumpstart your site, business, movement, and audience.

All prices are in USD.

Frequently Asked Questions

Who should attend The Official WordPress.com Growth Summit?

If you are creating a website, building your business, or growing your blogging audience, this conference will help take your site from start to scale.

How do I register for The Official WordPress.com Growth Summit?

Please click here to register for the conference, complete the detailed form, and submit the payment. Once submitted, you will receive an email that confirms your attendance. Please watch the registration site for updated information.

Who is invited?

This is an open registration and we welcome anyone who is looking to connect with industry leaders to help grow their site. Please share the registration link with anyone you know that would be interested.


Questions? Email us at conferences@wordpress.com.