Should you apply to WordCamp US?

For the next two months, the organizers of WordCamp US will be accepting speaker applications for their second annual event. Taking place December 2-4, 2016, in Philadelphia, it’s being billed as the largest WordCamp in the world (that is, until I finally get funding for WorldPress). To put it another way, it’s kind of a big deal.

Which begs the question: should you apply to speak at WordCamp US 2016? And before I tell you the answer—SPOILER ALERT IT’S YES – I mean seriously, why would I write a whole blog post just to dissuade you from applying. It’s not like you not applying would improve my chances of being accepted to speak…unless—

Where was I? Ah yes, so as I was saying, before I tell you the obvious truth that, yes, you SHOULD apply to speak at WordCamp US, let’s review some 2015 schedule stats which may inspire you to apply.

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