Sponsors

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Media Temple

From its inception in 1998, (mt) Media Temple has been on a mission to help people and businesses succeed online.

From its inception in 1998, (mt) Media Temple has been on a mission to help people and businesses succeed online.

Over 125,000 customers in 100 countries now rely on Media Temple’s tools for domain registration, web hosting, business applications, virtual servers, and other cloud services to power more than 1.5 million websites. With 200 dedicated, U.S.-based employees, Media Temple takes pride in our 24/7 customer support. Our customers range from everyday people to top bloggers, creative professionals, and small businesses, as well as large enterprises like Starbucks, Adidas, Samsung, and Toyota.

More information can be found anytime on the web at mediatemple.com or on Twitter @MediaTemple.

Bluehost

Bluehost has been a WordPress partner since 2005 and powers over one million WordPress sites. Their goal is to provide outstanding hosting services and customer support for the best possible price. Bluehost is also constantly innovating and upgrading their services and infrastructure at no additional cost to their customers. Join the millions of other website owners that have already chosen Bluehost and see how they can help you with your site. Find them on Twitter @bluehost

WiredTree

WiredTree provides Managed VPS and Managed Dedicated Servers to WordPress users worldwide from our Chicago-based data center and offices. Every WT server is backed by 24×7 telephone support, ticket support with 15 minute average response times, and is fully managed and monitored by WiredTree to maximize uptime and minimize frustration. All servers come ready-to-run with cPanel/WHM and are optimized and security hardened with firewall and anti-spam out of the box. With experience in SSD technology, MariaDB, Memcached, WordPress plugins, server optimization, and LiteSpeed Web server, WiredTree can take your site’s performance to the next level. Find them on Twitter @WiredTree

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DreamHost

DreamHost is a global Web hosting and cloud services provider with over 375,000 customers and 1.2 million blogs, websites and apps hosted. The company offers a wide spectrum of Web hosting and cloud services including Shared Hosting, Virtual Private Servers (VPS), Dedicated Server Hosting, Domain Name Registration, the cloud storage service, DreamObjects, and the cloud computing service DreamCompute. Find them on Twitter @DreamHost.

Code Poet

If you use WordPress to build things for other people, Code Poet wants to make your life easier. No matter whether you freelance on a solo basis, lead a small web shop, make plugins in a dark closet, or crack the whip at a large design firm, Code Poet’s aim is to become your go-to source of information and resources to help you expand your WordPress skills and know-how. To make you better at what you do. To make it easier to make your living and look great doing it.

You’re part of a tribe of WordPress designers and developers over 10,000 strong, spanning the entire globe. codepoet.com aims to bring the working knowledge and real world strategies of those people into one place, for you to tap into. Find them on Twitter @wpcodepoet

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WPML

WPML turns WordPress websites multilingual. It works with caching, SEO and E-Commerce plugins, and allows the building of complete multilingual sites. WPML powers simple blogs as well as corporate and enterprise sites.

WPML allows users to translate everything in the site, including content, menus, widgets and even theme and plugin texts. WPML powers over 400,000 commercial websites from all over the world.

More information about going multilingual can be found at WPML.org or on Twitter @wpml

Disqus

The Web’s Community of Communities

Disqus is a free service that enables great online communities. As the web’s most popular discussion system, Disqus is used by millions of websites that cover pretty much any topic imaginable. Our magic is in connecting people to stuff worth talking about. Find us on Twitter @disqus

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Pantheon

Pantheon

Set your website free. Build, launch, and run on Pantheon, the professional website platform. Never touch a server again. Find us on Twitter @getpantheon

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TechnologyAdvice

TechnologyAdvice is a market leader in business technology recommendations. The Nashville, Tennessee-based company provides free and unbiased research and analysis of IT options to simplify the purchase process and better connect businesses of all sizes with the products that best fit their specific technology needs.

We’ve already cataloged hundreds of software products into our SmartAdvisor tool. All you have to do is answer a few questions and we’ll match you with the best solution for your business needs for free. Browse all product categories and discover the top business solutions in your industry.

Twitter: @Technology_Adv

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Raven Tools

sponsor raven tools

Raven software makes it easy for content marketers to research, manage and report on their content optimization, publication and distribution work. From SEO to social to WordPress blogs to analytics, your content campaigns will get more efficient with Raven.

Raven is a privately held, Nashville-based company that’s been around and growing since 2007. Thousands of agencies and consultants worldwide use Raven, but we’re especially fond of our hometown customers — folks including Parthenon Publishing, The Tennessean, Content That Connects and Centresource.

We invite all WordCamp Nashville friends to try Raven free for 30 days — no credit card up front, no contract, no hassle. Learn more and sign up at raventools.com. Find us on Twitter @raventools

Ninja Forms

Ninja Forms is an open source forms framework built for the WordPress community by the WordPress community. Created with both novices and developers in mind, Ninja Forms is perfect for any situation that requires gathering or processing data from front-end users. Find them on twitter @wpninjas.

Worship Times

Worship Times Websites

Worship Times is designed to provide you with the perfect website for your ministry which is both cost and time efficient. Find us on Twitter: @worshiptimes

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VoxMD

VoxMD Hendersonville

VoxMD is a healthcare marketing company and longtime user of WordPress. We’ve built a plugin or two, and are happy to sponsor the WordCamp attendees as they gather to learn more about WordPress, network with fellow WordPress enthusiasts, and continue to grow the WordPress Nashville bank of knowledge.

MetaCake

Metacake is a digital bakery. We concoct beautiful websites that look and function excellently. We also develop innovative platforms, web applications, and web tools. We dream up intelligent marketing, distribution, and social media efforts that are elegant and cost efficient. Our team truly loves taking an idea and transforming it into an amazing reality. Our philosophy is centered around being continually motivated to help our client-partners achieve their goals and have a great time doing it. Find us on Twitter: @MetaCake

WP Site Care

WP Site Care is a WordPress Support and Site Management company. We love helping companies and individuals with their WordPress websites. We can help you find the best WordPress hosting for your needs, help with your theme and plugin issues, and even provide one-on-one support. We have monthly site management plans, as well as our a la carte services. We love helping people build with WordPress.

http://www.wpsitecare.com/
@wpsitecare

Pamela Coyle

Content Connects and Pamela Coyle solve word problems.

With most referrals coming from the tech sector, she’s refocused her business to better serve tech start-ups and fast-growing companies that need to refine their messaging. (Updated website coming soon!) With content strategy, website content, blogging, press releases, white papers, and social media, Pam and her people connect clients – among them FoxyCart, LiveSchool, Acklen Avenue Software, DePalma Studios, Dale Carnegie TN and Callibrain – to their target audiences. 

An intermediate user’s appreciation of WordPress and its power – combined with helpful developer friends – have afforded Pam a degree of confidence if not fearlessness in tackling new tech-related content challenges. And sometimes even new technology.

Serving as a WordCamp organizer, presenter and sponsor is how Content Connects can give back to this supportive community.

@ContentRocks

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Berry Interesting

Berry Interesting develops affordable WordPress websites & eCommerce stores, provides one-on-one WordPress consultation & coaching, and offers site management & maintenance services for individuals and small businesses who are just getting started.

We are excited to be sponsoring WCN this year! The WordPress community in Nashville deserves this event. It’s the perfect opportunity to learn from each other, strengthen our connections as a community and celebrate another year of WordPress making our lives awesome.

Find us on Twitter @d_nelle