Why Join BlackPress?

Whether you’re transitioning into a career in tech, starting a business, or looking to build your network, the BlackPress Tech Community is a place to feel supported, connected, and informed along your journey.

In the group, you’ll find:

  • Multiple channels focused on events, discussions, news, opportunities, and more.
  • Mentorship and the ability to mentor others.
  • Monthly meetup events.
  • Unfiltered conversations and a judgment-free zone.

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Slack Channels

How to Join

Head on over to our Slack channel here to join.

You can also follow us on Twitter, join our Facebook group, or our LinkedIn group.

Keep an eye on our Meetup page to learn when our next event will take place.

We welcome anybody who uses WordPress and identifies as Black, African, African American, Caribbean or any other type of African descent.

What about non-Black friends and allies? We appreciate your support! You are welcome to join, but please keep in mind this Slack is designed to be a safe space for us where our voices can be amplified.


Our Events

We host weekly meetup events, during which members present and teach on topics pertaining to WordPress, business, and more. Currently, all events are being held virtually.

BlackPress Member Spotlight Series

The members of our group are incredible! We feature a new member weekly here on the site.

Sponsors & Partners

We couldn’t do this without the support of these companies!