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Building Better and more Intuitive Interfaces with the WordPress REST API and AngularJS

The WordPress REST API combined with a JavaScript MVC framework opens up new possibilities for better, more intuitive interfaces that solve scaling and other challenges. In this workshop we will use AngularJS, the best — because we said so — and the WordPress REST API  to create custom applications. First we will walk through creating custom API routes and endpoints to interact with your data, followed by two unique ways to use AngularJS to create better interfaces for your projects. This will include a decoupled front-end and single page web app as a plugin interface.

Roy Sivan

Sr. Software Engineer at The Walt Disney Company

Roy is a web developer who has been using WordPress since the very beginning. Nowadays he focuses on front end primarily, with some heavy PHP as needed.

Roy now works full time at Disney Interactive working on some of the most popular WordPress websites on the InterWebs.

Josh Pollock

Developer at Caldera Labs

Josh, is a WordPress plugin developer, educator and entrepreneur. He is the owner of CalderaWP, makers of Caldera Forms, and a co-founder of Ingot, the easiest A/B testing solution for WordPress. In addition he is a contributor to WordPress core, the WordPress REST API, and plugins by Foo Plugins, Postmatic, Pods, Aesop Interactive, WordImpress, GravityView and more.
One of Josh’s favorite things to do is to share what he has learned about WordPress plugin development, business and community. He writes regularly for Torque Magazine and has contributed to other top WordPress tutorial sites including, Smashing Magazine, Tuts+, and WPBeginner. He is also the author of the book The Ultimate Guide to the WordPress REST API.


Falls Event Center in Downtown SLC

The most mindful conferences happen in refreshing environments, and Salt Lake City delivers with its iconic mountains, world renown ski season, and beautiful events center.

LoopConf has negotiated a special special room rate at the Little America hotel, making this historic hotel not only a relaxing environment, but also a fantastic value.

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