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Download The Third FREE Theme Builder Pack For Divi - Elegant Themes

Hey Divi Nation, thanks for joining us in a very special installment of our ongoing Divi design initiative.  Today we’re sharing the third theme builder pack that’ll help you set up a website from A to Z.  This theme builder… Continue Reading →

Download The Second FREE Theme Builder Pack For Divi - Elegant Themes

Hey Divi Nation, thanks for joining us in a very special installment of our ongoing Divi design initiative.  Today we’re sharing the second theme builder pack that’ll help you set up a website from A to Z.  This theme builder… Continue Reading →

Gutenberg Phase 2 Friday Design Update #37 - Make WordPress Design

There’s a lot of talk about Full Site Editing right now with Gutenberg. Let’s take this opportunity to get caught up on the work that is happening. Initially, Phase 2 was about bringing the editor to various sections within the… Continue Reading →

How to optimize images for the web - GoDaddy Garage

This article was originally published on Sept. 5, 2013, and was updated on Oct. 18, 2019.  Fresh, unique images are essential for engaging with users online as you battle for their attention against the vast quantity of other online content…. Continue Reading →

Product Reviews in the WordPress Ecosystem: Honesty and Genuine Experiences - WP Tavern

I don’t write fluff pieces. I call ’em like I see ’em. If your project is a dumpster fire, I’m going to say it’s a dumpster fire. Whenever someone comes to me in hopes that I review their product, I… Continue Reading →

Download The First FREE Theme Builder Pack For Divi - Elegant Themes

Hey Divi Nation, thanks for joining us in a very special installment of our ongoing Divi design initiative.  Today we’re sharing the first theme builder pack that’ll help you set up a website from A to Z.  This theme builder… Continue Reading →

Noteworthy Admin CSS changes in WordPress 5.3 - Make WordPress Core

WordPress 5.3 will introduce a number of CSS changes in WordPress admin. While the necessity to improve wp-admin accessibility was previously raised in several Trac tickets, Gutenberg’s recent interface improvements made it necessary to improve the whole interface as well…. Continue Reading →

Javascript Chat Summary – October 15, 2019 - Make WordPress Core

Below is a summary of the discussion from this week’s JavaScript chat (agenda, Slack Transcript). Major props to @cbravobernal for wrangling it. Have a topic for discussion for the next meeting? Leave a suggested edit on next week’s agenda. Storybook Storybook… Continue Reading →

How Much Is My Website Worth? (+ 3 Mistakes to Avoid When Selling) - Kinsta Blog

After you’ve spent a lot of time and effort on your website, you might be getting a little fed up with the upkeep and wondering what the end goal is. If you’re reluctant to completely drop everything you’ve worked so… Continue Reading →

WordPress 5.3 Field Guide - Make WordPress Core

WordPress 5.3 is shaping up to be the best WordPress yet! Users will see new blocks, more intuitive block editor interactions, improved media handling, improved accessibility, and the new Twenty Twenty default theme. Among many goodies in 5.3, Developers will… Continue Reading →

Introducing The Divi Theme Builder - Elegant Themes

The Divi Builder Unleashed Divi Is No Longer Just A Page Builder. Enjoy Complete Control Over Your Entire Website With The Theme Builder. Today is a day that many of you have been waiting for. Today I am proud to… Continue Reading →

Chilean News Publication El Soberano First to Launch on Newspack - WP Tavern

El Soberano homepage on the Newspack platform. Nine months after the announcement of Newspack by WordPress.com, the Chilean news site El Soberano became the first publication to launch on the new platform. On October 16, the small news team relaunched… Continue Reading →

October 17th Support Team Meeting Summary - Support Everything WordPress

General announcements First up, the draft for the 5.3 Master List. I didn’t see any feedback on the make/support post on the preferred location for this, so I’ll go ahead with the GitHub as a start, with a make/forums post… Continue Reading →

How to Create Child Theme in WordPress - Template Toaster

Child Themes have emerged as a great alternative to messy re-coding in case one wants to modify his website theme. Whereas WordPress developers not only create child theme in WordPress, but they also keep releasing the subsequent advanced versions as… Continue Reading →

WordPress 5.3: Site Admin Email Verification Screen - Make WordPress Core

In WordPress 5.3, a new screen has been introduced to help ensure the site’s administration email remains accurate and up to date. The site’s admin email (as defined when installing WordPress, and found on the Settings > General page) is… Continue Reading →

Design meeting notes for October 16, 2019 - Make WordPress Design

These are the weekly notes for the design meeting that happens on Wednesday’s. You can read the full transcript on our Slack channel and find the meeting’s agenda here. You can join the Slack channel by following the instructions in our handbook. Gutenberg Gutenberg… Continue Reading →

Core editor chat summary 16th October, 2019 - Make WordPress Core

This post summarizes the weekly editor chat meeting agenda here. Held on Wednesday, 16th Oktober 2019 held in Slack. Moderated by @jorgefilipecosta. Gutenberg 6.7A new version of Gutenberg (6.7) was released this morning.It includes lots of important bug fixes that… Continue Reading →

A [Free] WordPress Launch Checklist You Can’t Afford To Miss - WPMU Dev

Website launch day should be about celebrating and congratulating, not stressing and scrambling. To help you avoid oversights and embarrassing mistakes, we’ve put together this WordPress website launch checklist to ensure your (or your client’s) website stands out from day… Continue Reading →

Empowering Generations of Digital Natives - WordPress.org News

Technology is changing faster each year. Digital literacy can vary between ages but there are lots of ways different generations can work together and empower each as digital citizens. No matter whether you’re a parent or caregiver, teacher or mentor,… Continue Reading →

Agenda for October 17th Support Meeting - Support Everything WordPress

General announcementsStarting work on the WordPress 5.3 Master List IRC updates WordPress core updateTesting WordPress 5.3-RC1 Checking in with international liaisons Time permitting: Open floor For any other items to discuss, please add them to the comments below, or bring… Continue Reading →

Join Us for the WordCamp US 2019 Divi Community Meet & Greet (Nov. 1st) - Elegant Themes

It’s that time of year again! Where the Divi squad heads to WordCamp US and represents the community together. We were really bummed to miss out last year so we can’t wait to get back and see you all in… Continue Reading →

Mark Davies Joins Automattic as Chief Financial Officer - WP Tavern

Automattic, the company behind WordPress.com, WooCommerce, and various other products, announced earlier today that Mark Davies has joined the team as its Chief Financial Officer (CFO). This news comes fresh off the heels of Automattic’s acquisition of Tumblr in August… Continue Reading →

The REST API in WordPress 5.3 - Make WordPress Core

WordPress 5.3 contains a number of REST API improvements designed to make it easier and faster to work with API data from the block editor or other client applications. Register Array & Object Metadata As covered previously in this developer… Continue Reading →

Medium Severity Vulnerability Patched in Fast Velocity Minify Plugin - Wordfence Blog

Description: Full Path DisclosureCVSS v3.0 Score: 4.3 (Medium)CVSS Vector String: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:NAffected Plugin: Fast Velocity MinifyPlugin Slug: fast-velocity-minifyAffected Versions: <= 2.7.6Patched Version: 2.7.7 A few days ago, our Threat Intelligence team identified a vulnerability present in Fast Velocity Minify, a WordPress… Continue Reading →

In Conversation With Marius Vetrici, The WordPress Maverick Behind “WPRiders” - WP Blog

This time around on our interview series we have a renowned WordPress expert, influencer, entrepreneur, and developer from the Web development realm. Marius has had plenty of experience running numerous businesses until he found WPRiders. His agency, “WPRiders”, has helped… Continue Reading →

2020 U.S. Election Candidates: Who Has the Fastest WordPress Website? - WP Blog

As Donald Trump’s term nears its end and the 2020 U.S. elections are in full swing, we went ahead and analyzed the websites of all the US election candidates. It turns out that many of them are using WordPress to… Continue Reading →

Is SuiteCRM the Right Free CRM for Your Company? - Elegant Themes

It seems like open-source CRM software is a dime-a-dozen these days. For good reason, though. Everyone needs a good CRM, and many of the premium platforms are cost-prohibitive for smaller businesses who need the more advanced features. So open source… Continue Reading →

5 of the Very Best WordPress Forum Plugins - WP Mayor

Forums are a smart solution for increasing engagement on your WordPress site. In order to set one up, however, you’ll need a WordPress forum plugin. There are several to choose from, including both premium and free options. In this post,… Continue Reading →

What’s new in Gutenberg? (16 October) - Make WordPress Core

Work on stability and performance continues, and these bug-fixes have now been included in WordPress 5.3 RC 1. In addition, this release starts the work on gradient backgrounds. First, the support is added to the Button block. Improvements to the… Continue Reading →

New Security Fixes Arrive in WordPress 5.2.4 Update - WP Blog

New Security Fixes Arrive in WordPress 5.2.4 Update WordPress 5.2.4 is now available and the release addresses 6 security fixes. All the security vulnerabilities were reported by WordPress community people, in a standard practice where they privately disclose the security… Continue Reading →

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