News FeedThis is a collection of articles from around the web, which I have saved for my own purposes. Mainly to assist me in tracking trends and emergence of new technologies and procedures.
The Representational State Transfer Application Programming Interface (REST API) is one of the most popular APIs you can use, but it isn’t without its risks.
It was the early days of the Gutenberg project. Many on the Theme Review Team and those in design circles were trying to wrap their heads around this new concept called blocks.
All individuals of every ability deserve the right to access the internet barrier-free. But thanks to some commonly held misconceptions about website accessibility, barriers often remain. Today, we’ll debunk those myths, and show you why web accessibility isn’t just a moral obligation — it’s also a legal one.
Are you experiencing WordPress login issues that are preventing you from accessing your website?
Do you want to update the PHP version of your WordPress site? Using the latest PHP version for your WordPress website improves performance and website speed. However, sometimes your web hosting company may be using an older version of PHP.
there’s the famous, free, open source, self-hosted WordPress.org software. True, it’s free to download, but (at the very least) you must purchase a domain and hosting plan if you want your website to be available to others.
As a WordPress professional, using third-party products and services can make creating and managing your client sites easier. However, if you’re not using white label tools, you’re missing out on an opportunity to grow your development business and increase its value.”
Block Widgets, Template Editing, Media, and More: Enabling and Disabling WordPress 5.8 Features from WP Tavern
WordPress 5.8 was one of the most feature-packed updates that the community has seen in ages. There was just about a little something for everyone. And, there were plenty of things that some users would rather live without.
If you have an e-commerce or business WordPress site, most probably you’ve already heard of PCI DSS and PCI compliance. As an online merchant / seller your WordPress website has to be compliant to the PCI DSS regulations, otherwise you risk being fined.
Website builders are everywhere these days. One of the big players is Weebly, made a name for itself by being fast, reliable, and easy-to-use.
Write. Post. Repeat.
Content production involves several repetitive processes. If you find yourself doing the same mundane tasks over and over again, it’s time to find a better way to achieve your content goals (without the boredom).
WordPress 5.8 is a major milestone in the modern WordPress development cycle. Ever since WordPress 5.0 and the inclusion of the Gutenberg block editor as the default post/page editor, the Core team has been moving toward full-site editing using that software.
Next Phase of the WordPress Theme Review Overhaul: Open Meeting and Call for Feedback from WP Tavern
The WordPress.org Themes Team announced an open discussion with theme authors. The team is proposing a new set of guidelines that reduces and simplifies what is currently in place
you’ve found yourself wondering how Google connected those results to the words you typed, especially if you didn’t get exactly what you were expecting to find.
Which platform is right for will depend on your specific needs, your skill set, and your goals. Whether it’s the right CMS for your situation or whether you should opt for something else entirely is something only you can know.
The WordPress pattern directory will work similarly to the theme and plugin directories in time. Along with WordPress 5.8, users can browse and use block patterns directly from the post editor.
With WordPress, you can easily customize any aspect of your website, including the theme you use. However, tweaking its code directly can be risky, and you may lose your changes when you update it. Using a child theme, you run none of those risks. A child theme is basically a copy of its ‘parent’. You can set one up rather quickly
Knowledge bases are an effective way to provide both front line support to customers as well as helpful information internally. Creating a knowledge base can have a big Return On Investment (ROI). Developers especially should view it as an essential part of any online service or product.
Managing your website with cPanel works great if you’ve only got one or two sites to manage for your small business. But what if you’re building a small business that creates or maintains websites for your clients?
Email can be kind of a pain. At times, it can be a real pain. That’s why many companies are eschewing the concept entirely and moving to various other communication tools like Slack or Microsoft Teams for their internal communications.