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Pull request for this ticket: #399 You may want to move the RTL style generation and compression into its own Grunt task (or add to build:i18n). I’m not sure how much extra time it adds if you’re …
Is there any interest in adding a RTL support , I would like to make a PR to add RLT Support but I want to make sure if such a PR would be accepted. Thanks in advance
Phil and Dave debate the “source code” when it comes to deciding what info to publish or share – from government leaks to salacious rumors. Plus, there’s news of bacon.
I’ll be speaking later today at WordCamp NYC on WordPress and the Enterprise Disconnect. It’s a revised version of the talk I gave at Prestige in Las Vegas at the beginning of the year. I’m eternally grateful to WordCamp NYC – it was the first WordCamp at which I spoke, and was the WordCamp where I first met Jake Goldman.
Hey #WCNYC! When did you last hug a developer? Tweet a pic of you hugging a dev to #hugadev and stop by the booth tomorrow to score swag!
We have live caption on site this year. To follow along on the Internet, use the links below Captioning in Brooklyn Track Captioning in Bronx Track Captioning in Manhattan Track Captioning in Quee…
We were inspired by the Public Television & Radio membership model and reward system, where members get a fraction of their investment back in some way for added value, in addition to supporting the project. Friends of Pods is our solution.
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If you’re in engineering management, there’s almost certainly a ticket lurking at the bottom of your team’s Trello/Jira/Pivotal board. The details of the specific tasks vary, and if you’re lucky they don’t include “migrate 45,751 posts from flat files and old JSPs to our current CMS” like mine did, but the general idea is the same: Clean Up Technical Debt.
So many users feel they’re website is underperforming and they wonder if they’re missing the SEO basics for WordPress. These users thought WordPress was supposed to be super SEO friendly and they thought they would add an SEO plugin and rank on page one.
For the last six years, WordPress has been an oEmbed consumer, adding support for services with nearly every major release since 2.9. In WordPress 4.4, it switches roles and is an oEmbed provider. …
Why airlines should charge for every bag you bring onboard http://www.vox.com/2015/4/16/8431465/airlines-carry-on-bags?utm_campaign=vox&utm_content=article%3Atop&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter … via @voxdotcom
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I’ve been giving out a lot of advice lately and some of it is pretty involved and technical. Today I want to tell you about something you can start doing TODAY to help your site get found more easily by both people and Skynet, I mean Google. Were you waiting for more?
In this episode, Marcus Couch and I are joined by Kyle Maurer, Co-founder of Real Big Marketing. Maurer grew up in rural Michigan working on farms without much knowledge of the IT industry. He registered an account on meetup.com after discovering a WordPress meetup in his local area.
For this Halloween weekend, we have a special sponsorship that wraps up a big month of WordCamps: WordCamp NYC 2015. That’s right, the Big Apple drops the mic on this month with a sticker sheet for the ages: Dress Up Wapuu and his many sticker costumes.
This Week in Genesis (#24) there’s new themes (including the release of Atmosphere Pro), a tease of the forthcoming No Sidebar theme from Brian Gardner, a very crowded Genesis related podcast; and your chance to send questions to Rafal Tomal about his design process. Let’s go! Atmosphere is here!
Getting started with WordPress is easy. This handbook for beginners offers an introduction to WordPress, the amazing open-source website platform. You’ll learn the benefits of using WordPress, as well as step-by-step instructions for getting familiar with the WordPress Dashboard.
If you’ve been following along at home then you’ve already learned the identities of 24 of our speakers in Part One and Part Two of our speaker post series. Without further ado here are…
After each major release of BuddyPress, the BP community discusses (in the Slack channel!) what to include in the following release. BuddyPress 2.4 is no different and includes a few new bells and whistles. There is a bug if you have a BuddyPress component set has the front page it would then override blog post search.
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Periodically, I talked about Pressware – what’s going on with the business, how I run it, and plans that I have for it. For those who have been reading for some time, you know that I’ve teetered on the line of offering both products and services.
“Choosy moms choose Jif” is one of my favorite taglines, for peanut butter or otherwise. The product’s message stands for more than just peanut butter. Jif paints a subtle picture of an elite group: choosy moms. Choosy moms only buy the best food for their children.
The Free Software Foundation has a clear and concise definition of free software – which is tightly connected to what we refer to “open source” with some verbal modifications: “Free software” means software that respects users’ freedom and community. Roughly, it means that the users have the freedom to run, copy, distribute, study, change and improve the software.
Marty Weiner on how to “Learn to stop using shiny new things and love MySQL” ( emphasis mine ): Through the gauntlet, two of the most important lessons I learned building Pinterest were…
Last updated on by Editorial Staff Self publishing your ideas on the web has become extremely easy. However, the biggest downside of self-publishing is that you are entirely responsible for your mistakes. There is no one checking, proof reading and editing what you publish except yourself.
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PayPal, the online payment company, is experiencing service outages around the world. The company addressed the lapse in service on Twitter Thursday night, while hundreds of users complained their payments haven’t been able to go through. Some business owners claimed they’ve lost sales because of the outage.
We’re looking for an exceptional attorney to help build our legal team. You will work alongside Automattic’s General Counsel to navigate the wide range of legal issues involved in building Automattic’s global business, while contributing to the WordPress community and making the internet a better place.
About a year ago I was asked to teach a class about the evolution of the representation of sex throughout American Cinema. I started with the silent film ( The Cheat) and ended with Spike Jonze’s disembodied sex in Her. Along the way, I showed a number of sexually graphic films that caused a great deal of controversy.
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There are some common WordPress patterns twenty years of web experience has taught me to avoid.
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Son: “Mom, Dad.. I’m gay” Mom: *staring at dad Dad: …*clenches fists Mom: …don’t! Dad: *sweats profusely Mom: Dad: HI GAY, IM DAD
A reporter for a Turkish opposition news outlet who was violently arrested Wednesday as police stormed the company’s offices was released on Thursday afternoon. The police raid on the Instanbul headquarters of Koza Ipek Holding on Wednesday morning caused outrage across the country; photos posted on social media from those at the scene appeared to show cops dragging away handcuffed journalists from Kanalturk and Bugun TV.
If you peek into any office, you’ll likely see at least a few people at standing desks. More and more offices are jumping aboard the standing desk bandwagon, from Australia’s prime minister to the White House. Some studies say prolonged sitting isn’t good for your health; others say standing improves group collaboration; and still others say sitting for hours is actually OK.
The following conversation is made available to help agency owners and clients understand the importance of running a profitable web project. If you’re an agency, this can help start the conversation with your clients. If you’re seeking to hire someone, this is a great primer to work with one another.
A few months ago, I posted a series of tweets about some of the most disturbing and vile sexual harassment I receive online.(Read my entire series of tweets here)Because the behaviors of online harassers are often so predictable, I feared that doing this would result in a flood of similar harassment, but I felt it was important to speak out about it precisely because men use tactics like this in an effort to silence and disempower women, and because I know that gendered online harassment of this sort is hardly unique to me.
By on . Have you ever wanted to run security tests on your WordPress website to see if it could be easily hacked? WPScan is a black box vulnerability scanner for WordPress sponsored by Sucuri and maintained by the WPScan Team, available free for Linux and Mac users.
The 4th annual WordCamp Europe will be held in Vienna, Austria, June 24-26, 2016, bringing together over 1000 passionate designers, developers, business owners, entrepreneurs, marketing experts, bloggers and educators from around the globe. Applications to speak are now open! WordCamp Europe showcases the best of WordPress, and of the WordPress community in Europe.
Let’s talk about the images in your WordPress posts and pages. Whenever we add an image, we have the option to link the image to some other page or URL. Or we may choose to have it not link at all. In that case, our other choices are: Link it to a single post with the image in it.
Building a beautiful website for your business begins with choosing a theme – a design that controls page layout, widget areas, and default style. With more than 350 free and paid themes on WordPress.com, selecting a theme for your business website can feel overwhelming, but you can make it easier by focusing on these three questions.