Russ Crandall stays busy. He works full-time as an active-duty Russian translator and teacher for the US Navy. Every Tuesday he publishes a newly developed recipe on his award-winning blog The Domestic Man, which has a following of more than 64,000 people. He’s published two cookbooks and has a third coming out this summer.
The Personality Quiz add-on for Gravity Forms lets you create simple, un-scored personality quizzes (think Buzzfeed-style quizzes). While there is an official quiz add-on for Gravity Forms, it is focused on graded quizzes like those you might take in school. This add-on lets you easily create quizzes that return a result rather than a grade, like “How Texan are you?”
Stack Overflow has released the results of its 2015 developer survey, which covers a wide range of topics including preferred programming languages, education, compensation, and even caffeine consumption. The 45-question survey ran for just two weeks in February and the site was able to collect results from more than 26,000 participants.
For years, Microsoft and open source have rarely been used in the same sentence. With new leadership, the company has made major strides in becoming part of the open source movement. Late last year, the company announced its .NET server stack would be open source, enabling .NET to become a cross-platform framework.
A plea for HBO to offer HBOGO as a standalone service.
By on . Riesgo de Seguridad: Dangerous Nivel de Explotación: 8/10 Vulnerabilidad: Persistentes XSS Versión Parcheada: 1.4.4 Durante una auditoría de rutina de nuestro Sitio Web Firewall (WAF), descubrimos una peligrosa vulnerabilidad XSS persistente que afecta a la muy popular plugin WP-Super-caché (más de un millón de instalaciones activas según wordpress.org).
In the last tutorial in Lorelle’s WordPress School free online course covering the web browser, your gateway to the web and WordPress, we covered bookmarks and how to save a web page for later access and reading. In this tutorial, we take bookmarks a little further by exploring browser bookmarklets and user scripts, small but…
Welcome to the fifth edition of Pagely’s interview series with some of the best known names in the WordPress community. Today, we are fortunate enough to have Sucuri co-founder, and all-round WordPress security expert, Tony Perez. For those unfamiliar, Sucuri is a well-respected website security company, specializing in malware detection, prevention, and cleanup.
We are looking for a remote WordPress developer with at least one year advanced WordPress development experience. The ideal candidate is someone who is actively working in the website and plugin development field and is knowledgeable about the most recent releases and standards of WordPress. … Read More
Since my last headphone post I’ve been trying out lots of different models, and have settled on two new ones as my daily drivers: the PowerBeats 2 and the Sennheiser Momentum 2 Wireless. I’ll talk about the Beats first because it’s easy: before I used a Plantronics set for exercise, but the battery life wasn’t great and they would often fall out when running.
Distributed version control systems like Git have enabled new and powerful workflows, but they haven’t always been practical for versioning large files. We’re excited to announce Git Large File Storage (LFS) as an improved way to integrate large binary files such as audio samples, datasets, graphics, and videos into your Git workflow.
Give’s goal is to “Democratize Generosity”. Give is the most robust WordPress plugin available for accepting donations. Upon activation, Give provides you with powerful features towards helping your raise more funds for your cause.
Instantly reach the people in your life-for free. Messenger is just like texting, but you don’t have to pay for every message (it works with your data plan).
This post was contributed by guest author Peter Suhm. Peter is a web developer from the Land of the Danes. He is the creator of WP Pusher and a huge travel addict, bringing his work along with him as he goes. This article is based on a few ideas, thoughts and opinions I have about Git and WordPress.
Apple let me specify my Apple Watch, so I chose something that reflects my own chronometric: the larger, stainless steel alloy, 42mm watch (the depth is 10.5mm and the width is 35.9mm). Nothing could go better with this than the link bracelet strap, also made of stainless steel.
Drone maker DJI has today announced a new model aimed squarely at the consumer market. While it’s known for professional and ‘prosumer’ devices, the new model brings higher-definition video capture to tempt the average home user too. Now, it maxes out at 4K resolution.
The security team at Sucuri has issued an advisory for WordPress users who have the WP Super Cache plugin activated on their sites. The popular caching plugin contains a dangerous persistent XSS vulnerability that was promptly patched in its 1.4.4 release. Sucuri ranks the risk as “Dangerous” with a DREAD score of 8/10.
Sometimes people just get stuck. You’re looking at an empty page, a blank screen, and you have no idea what to write about. So here’s a few ideas. Forty to be exact. And all you need to do is make them your own. That’s it.
Why should you sign up for the newsletter? I don’t usually read email newsletters but I opened the one from @post_status and clicked half the links. Nice work @Krogsgard – Siobhan McKeown (@SiobhanPMcKeown) February 17, 2014 .@post_status your weekly email newsletter is actually enjoyable. The thumbnail & custom description do a great job.
Over the course of a few hours back in June of 2012, I created a one page website called Take My Money, HBO! The goal was simple: Bombard the @HBO and @HBOGO Twitter accounts with tweets stating how much money people would be willing to pay for a standalone HBO GO app.
In July of 2010 my wife and I decided to make a lifestyle change. We started working out, eating healthier, and taking care of our bodies. Since my lifestyle change I’ve been a regularly gym goer. One problem I have always struggled with is trying to stay (semi) healthy when traveling and attending events.
April is National Poetry Month, and we love each day’s flurry of new posts tagged #nationalpoetrymonth in the WordPress.com Reader and across the internet. WordPressers are busy in the #napowrimo tag as well, participating in NaPoWriMo, Maureen Thorson’s annual project that encourages and challenges poets to write a poem a day in April.
In the infamous words of Jessie Spano, “No Time? NO TIME? There’s never any time!” While you’ve hopefully avoided the pitfalls of caffeine pills, you might find yourself feeling a bit like this on even the calmest of days!
The third HeroPress essay is by Sean Davis, and speak deeply to imposter syndrome, feelings of isolation, and overcoming all that stuff. I’m interested in similar stories, would you folks be willing to post some similar ones here?
Please read these questions and answers before getting in touch: Can I use “WordPress” in an Adwords or other advertising campaign? No. Can I use “WordPress” in my domain name? No, it’s a violation…
That’s what I think to myself most of the time. I’m constantly waiting for the day when the conversations get so deep that everyone realizes I’m an outsider. Who knows if that day is destined to come? It probably won’t. But that is how I think sometimes. I’ll tell you why.
Hey WordCampers! Hope you’re having a great Wednesday. We’re really excited to share with you the second group of #WCEU speakers. Hope you find something you like 😉 Matt Mullenweg is the co…
Are you looking to add Facebook comments on your WordPress site? Facebook is the largest social network in the world. That’s why top sites like TechCrunch use the Facebook comment system instead of the default WordPress comments. In this article, we will show you how to install and setup Facebook comments in WordPress.
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Getting out of our ocean to explore the islands of open source is one of the best ways that we can expand our horizons, strengthen our skill sets, and build better relationships. Pippin on why giving back to open source has made his company better.
WASHINGTON – The U.S. Postal Service issued a new limited edition “Forever” stamp Tuesday, honoring the late poet, author and civil rights champion Maya Angelou, but it carries a quote that apparently originated elsewhere. Angelou rose from poverty, segregation and violence to become a force on stage, screen and the printed page.
By on . The US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) just released a public service announcement (PSA) to the public about a large number of websites being exploited and compromised through WordPress plugin vulnerabilities: Continuous Web site defacements are being perpetrated by individuals sympathetic to the Islamic State in the Levant (ISIL) a.k.a.
WASHINGTON – A white police officer has been charged with murder, the mayor of North Charleston, S.C., said Tuesday, after a video surfaced showing him shooting and killing an apparently unarmed black man in the back while he ran away. The officer, Michael T.
The FBI issued a public service announcement today, warning against WordPress website attacks being carried out by individuals sympathetic to the Islamic State in the Levant (ISIL) a.k.a. Islamic State of Iraq and al-Shams (ISIS). The perpetrators of these attacks are defacing sites across various platforms such as news organizations, businesses, government sites, and religious institutions.
The story behind rewrite API plays out almost like a Disney movie. You have WordPress and the human (played by you!). Two different worlds. Two different languages. WordPress is a machine and only understands if you talk to it as such. You need to use a cold language of numbers and code so that it …
WordPress 3.8 marked a major milestone for the admin with the inclusion of “MP6,” a brand new responsive design and color scheme. By now many users have become accustomed to the color scheme, but 4.2 will introduce subtle changes to create a more harmonious color palette.
The year is 2015, there are a little over a billion websites online, they range in size, complexity and popularity and yet they all share a common denominator – the threat of a security incident. The past two years have been especially challenging for most businesses; this talk will provide a holistic overview of the challenges and threats website owners face.
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Yep, it’s that time again! WordCamp Minneapolis is coming up right quick, and as we’ve done with past events, we want to give you the scoop on what to see and where to be. WebDevStudios will be there; both Lisa and Parbs will be speaking at the event, and Justin will be there as well!
You’re here again? Great. You’re the best! Since you’re the best, we kicked out version 1.3.11 yesterday. Let me tell you about it. New features This release includes support for the Agency Pro and The 411 Pro Genesis child themes. We also tried something new: A video tutorial for Agency Pro.
Here’s an amusing skit from Late Night in which Seth Meyers invites Games of Thrones’ “Jon Snow” (played by Kit Harrington) to a dinner party in New York. It would appear that everyone’s favorite bastard son needs to brush up on his soft skills…
By on . Security Risk: Dangerous Exploitation level: Very Easy/Remote DREAD Score: 8/10 Vulnerability: Persistent XSS Patched Version: 1.4.4 During a routine audit for our Website Firewall (WAF), we discovered a dangerous Persistent XSS vulnerability affecting the very popular WP-Super-Cache plugin (more than a million active installs according to wordpress.org).
Last night I was interviewed on the WPRoundTable podcast. I had an awesome time hanging out with Kyle, Jason, Kellen, and Marc. We covered a lot of topics including the start of WebDevStudios, my history of podcasting, writing books, and AppPresser/Reactor.
Marco Rubio will be making a big announcement on Monday, April 13th in Miami. Get your tickets here.
WP Super Cache is a full page caching plugin for WordPress. It creates static pages that are served quickly by the web server. Over the weekend there was a flurry of excitement as not one, but two releases of the plugin were made in quick succession.
Doodle radically simplifies the process of scheduling events, meetings, appointments, etc. Herding cats gets 2x faster with Doodle. Create a poll for free!