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ESLint Maintainers Share Challenges of Funding Open Source Utilities through Sponsorship - WP Tavern

ESLint, one of the most popular JavaScript linting utilities, quickly eclipsed more established early competitors, thanks to its open source license. The clear licensing enabled the project to become widely used but did not immediately translate into funds for its… Continue Reading →

Q: First FSE WordPress Theme Now Live - WP Tavern

Q WordPress theme screenshot. Themes Team representative Ari Stathopoulos is now officially the first theme author to have a theme in the directory that supports full-site editing (FSE). With a slimmed-down beta release of FSE shipping in WordPress 5.6 this… Continue Reading →

How to Build a Sticky CTA Menu as You Scroll Down the Page - Elegant Themes

Traditionally, sticky menus are visible at the top (or bottom) of a page the moment the page loads. However, building a sticky CTA menu as the user scrolls down the page can be a creative and effective way to keep… Continue Reading →

How to Automatically Take Browser Screenshots and Display Them in WordPress - Elegant Themes

Images and screenshots are a key element in any WordPress blog. In particular, screenshots enable you to highlight key aspects of other pages. However, it can be a hassle to take the perfect browser screenshots and add them to your… Continue Reading →

What is WordPress Core? WordPress Core Explained - iThemes

The term “WordPress core” encompasses all the foundational files that a WordPress website requires to work. In this article, we’re going to take a look in detail at the core of WordPress. By the end, you’ll know exactly what WordPress… Continue Reading →

How to Set Different Prices for Product Variations in WooCommerce - WP Mayor

Learn how to set a product variations price in WooCommerce with this step-by-step guide. Save time & create complex pricing structures for your attributes.

5 Best WordPress Cache Plugins to Speed Up Your Website - WordPress Arena

WordPress is a phenomenal tool that allows you to build just about any website to meet your needs. The larger … Read more5 Best WordPress Cache Plugins to Speed Up Your Website The post 5 Best WordPress Cache Plugins to… Continue Reading →

2020 Roadmap Roundup – Hot Off The (Word) Press! - WPMU Dev

So it’s been a hot minute since our last roadmap roundup. The last six months have been so jam-packed full of awesome features and releases that it would be practically criminal to not put a post together to present them… Continue Reading →

Loginizer Plugin Gets Forced Security Update for Vulnerabilities Affecting 1 Million Users - WP Tavern

WordPress.org has pushed out a forced security update for the Loginizer plugin, which is active on more than 1 million websites. The plugin offers brute force protection in its free version, along with other security features like two-factor auth, reCAPTCHA,… Continue Reading →

Easily Configure Your WordPress SEO with SmartCrawl and The Hub - WPMU Dev

With SmartCrawl and The Hub, you can manage WordPress SEO with modules that will optimize your website or network for more traffic and better search engine results. Access to SmartCrawl can be all done right from The Hub’s dashboard for… Continue Reading →

Dev Chat Summary – 21 October 2020 - Make WordPress Core

Both groups followed this agenda. First item: celebrating the first beta release of WordPress 5.6 on October 20! Please download the beta version, experiment with it on a test installation (not a live site!) and share any bugs you find… Continue Reading →

Joe Casabona on creating quality content and courses - Post Status

David Bisset interviews Joe Casabona, an independent creator and teacher, and discusses what it’s like to be a creator as his job, plus some news topics. Links W3C drops WordPress from consideration for its redesign W3c selects Craft and selection… Continue Reading →

MakeStories 2.0 Launches Editor for WordPress, Rivaling Google’s Official Web Stories Plugin - WP Tavern

Recipe slide from the MakeStories WordPress plugin. Earlier today, MakeStories launched version 2.0 of its plugin for creating Web Stories with WordPress. In many ways, this is a new plugin launch. The previous version simply allowed users to connect their… Continue Reading →

Agenda for October 22nd Support Meeting - Support Everything WordPress

The weekly support meeting will be held on Thursday, October 22nd, 2020, 17:00 UTC in #forums on Slack. (a Slack account is required) A note-taker for the meeting is requested, taking notes is a great way to get more involved with contributing to… Continue Reading →

Top 10 WordPress Security Mistakes and How to Avoid Them - iThemes

WordPress security mistakes are easy to make. The most common mistakes in your WordPress security can be based on outdated information, common WordPress security myths or just not knowing WordPress security best practices. While WordPress itself is secure, avoiding WordPress… Continue Reading →

Get a FREE Blog Post Template for Divi’s Handyman Layout Pack - Elegant Themes

Hey Divi Nation! Thanks for joining us for the next installment of our weekly Divi Design Initiative where each week, we give away brand new freebies. This time around we’re building upon the Handyman Layout Pack with a brand new… Continue Reading →

7 Effective Backup Plugins For WordPress: Keep Your Data Safe - Blogging Wizard

Are you looking for the best WordPress backup plugin for your website? You have invested a huge amount of time in your website and having redundant backups is critical. You need backups you control. So, in this article, I am…

Everything You Need to Know About WordPress Taxonomies - Elegant Themes

The WordPress taxonomy gets a bad rap. It’s often misunderstood and misused (and that’s if the feature is used at all). But being able to set up custom WordPress taxonomies is your new secret weapon. Using them, you can provide… Continue Reading →

How to Create a Loyalty Program for Your WooCommerce Site (In 6 Steps) - WP Mayor

A loyalty program can help you increase customer loyalty and boost your WooCommerce revenue. If you have a WooCommerce site, setting up and managing a loyalty program is quick and easy when you use a plugin such as Advanced Coupons…. Continue Reading →

How to Fix the Facebook oEmbed Issue in WordPress - Kinsta Blog

Starting October 24, Facebook is dropping support for unauthenticated WordPress embeds. Thus, if you’re embedding Facebook and Instagram content on your WordPress site, they’ll break. Try a free demo More specifically, the old Facebook oEmbed endpoints are being replaced by… Continue Reading →

What’s new in Gutenberg? (21 October) - Make WordPress Core

9.2 was the final release to make it into 5.6 Beta! Featured goodies in this release are: Support for video subtitles Subtitles dropdown on video block. Props to @jorgefilipecosta for the screenshot. Ability to transform multiple selected blocks into a… Continue Reading →

Textures In Website Designs For Your Inspiration - JustWP

Adding textures in website designs will result in adding its presence to a whole new level. The reason is simple as such effects are loved by people in great numbers. With the same thought, here I have showcased the examples… Continue Reading →

Call for Testing: WordPress for iOS 16.0 - Make WordPress Mobile

WordPress for iOS version 15.9 beta is available for testing on TestFlight. You can sign up for our TestFlight program and join as a beta tester by opening that link on your iPhone or iPad. Bugs & Feedback If you find a bug or want to… Continue Reading →

Dev Chat Agenda: October 21st 2020 - Make WordPress Core

Here is the #agenda for this week’s meetings happening at:Wednesday, 21 October 2020, 0500UTC and Wednesday, 21 October 2020, 2000UTC . Bit of a late entry for agenda posts, apologies for that, it’s been a hectic couple of days… can… Continue Reading →

WordPress 5.6 Beta 1 - WordPress.org News

WordPress 5.6 Beta 1 is now available for testing! This software is still in development, so we recommend that you run this version on a test site. You can test the WordPress 5.6 beta in two ways: Try the WordPress Beta Tester plugin… Continue Reading →

WordPress 5.6 Release Team Pulls the Plug on Block-Based Widgets - WP Tavern

Current block-based widgets admin screen design. I was wrong. I assured our readers that “the block-based widget system will be ready for prime time when WordPress 5.6 lands” in my previous post on the new feature’s readiness. I also said… Continue Reading →

Call for Testing: WordPress for Android 16.0 - Make WordPress Mobile

WordPress for Android version 16.0-rc-1 is available for testing on the Beta channel. You can ask to join the Beta Program at Android App Testing on Google Play. Once you have been accepted, click the “Become a Tester” button at… Continue Reading →

Editor chat summary: 7 October, 2020 - Make WordPress Core

This post summarizes the weekly editor chat meeting (agenda here) held on 2020-10-14 14:00 UTC in Slack. Moderated by @andraganescu. Gutenberg 9.1 @youknowriad reiterated the main points of the release: improvements for theme.json shape and developpers APIs to control the editor,… Continue Reading →

X-post: Block-based Themes Meeting Agenda: October 21 - Make WordPress Core

X-post from +make.wordpress.org/themes: Block-based Themes Meeting Agenda: October 21

Block-based Themes Meeting Agenda: October 21 - Make WordPress Themes

Below is the agenda for this week’s Block-based Themes meeting. Time: Wednesday, October 21, 2020, 16:00 UTCChannel: #themereview Agenda Block-based theme related updates in Gutenberg DiscussionContributing to Block-based Twenty Twenty-One Theme Open Floor / Q&A Please comment if you have any topics you’d… Continue Reading →

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