Encryption keeps people’s information safe as it moves between their devices and Google, protecting it from interception and unauthorized access by attackers. With a modern encrypted connection, you can be confident that your data will be private and secure.
Please indulge me in a little trip down memory lane… Waaaaay back when, we used to clean sites by hand. Note: I have been self-taught, and I’ve never pretended to have a lot of knowledge of the server side of things(FYI – that’s even more technical than the website side of things – gah!).
MUST WATCH!!! This is how our law enforcement chooses to “protect and serve”. This is wrong, please like and share, throw down some comments if you have any and please subscribe today for more action! Thanks
bp-force-profile-photo – Force Users to upload profile photo before they can use the site.
Open Rights Group campaigns on digital rights, like privacy and free speech.
If you’ve been waiting for the right time to start selling on WordPress, the wait is over. Now, it’s easier than ever to add ecommerce to your WordPress website, and get all the features and security that comes with Shopify.
If you ask a WordPress developer or a client what makes a great WordPress developer you will likely get a different set of answers. This is because there are different types of WordPress developers each with their own specialties within WordPress.
As of today you will be able to buy our latest eBook: Blog SEO. Blog SEO is our most extensive eBook (containing 225 pages) in which we cover all SEO aspects needed for everyone owning or maintaining a blog. The blog SEO eBook is now priced at an introductory price of $19 (and will normally be priced at $25).
Not a single day goes by where someone doesn’t ask us about what is the best WordPress contact form plugin? With so much demand and the recent WPBeginner survey responses, it became clear that we needed to build a WordPress forms plugin. So we did.
These are the photos from my trip to North Korea – quite possibly the most mysterious and weird country on the planet. This gallery will focus on getting into the country, and then there will be a few more following.
Starting a successful directory website is a huge undertaking. You don’t have to spend more than a few minutes searching the web to find a long list of directory sites that were clearly started with a flash of motivation yet quickly died out just as quickly. It’s sad but true.
Eighteen-year-old Alan Walker produced “Faded” the same way he’s been producing music since age 14 – in his bedroom at his parent’s home in Bergen, Norway. But now, the dizzying, beautifully lonesome EDM track, featuring vocals from Norwegian singer-songwriter Iselin Solheim , is the the most Shazam-ed song in the world, with other 150 million streams on Spotify and nearly 65 million YouTube views.
If you’re excited about Microsoft’s freshly announced support for cross-platform play – which could even allow Xbox and PlayStation users to clash, eventually – thank Rocket League developer Psyonix. “We were prodding everyone all the time,” Jeremy Dunham, the studio’s vice president, told Mashable.
President Barack Obama has appointed Raffi Freedman-Gurspan as the White House’s primary LGBT liaison, making her the first transgender person in the role, White House officials told BuzzFeed News on Monday. LGBT leaders applauded the announcement. “Raffi is a great choice,” said Mara Keisling, executive director of the National Center for Transgender Equality.
As a distributed worker, one of the toughest obstacles I face is burnout. It’s one of the reasons I took a month off from all things WordPress. According to Merriam-Webster, burnout is, “the condition of someone who has become very physically and emotionally tired after doing a difficult job for a long time.”
We did it! Hundreds of our application servers are now running on PHP7 and doing just fine. By all accounts, ours is only the second project of this scale (after Etsy) to switch to PHP7. During the process of switching over we found a couple bugs in the PHP7 bytecode cache system, but thankfully it’s all fixed now.
Florida hosts some of the most successful and longest-running WordCamps in the US with events in Miami, Orlando, and Tampa Bay. Jacksonville, the largest city in Florida with a population of more than 800,000, will be hosting its very first WordCamp. The event will be held April 16-17 downtown at the Florida State College campus.
Stash Live is just another way BackupBuddy, our WordPress backup plugin, backs up your WordPress site. If you’re a current BackupBuddy customer, you get access to Stash Live for FREE, beginning in BackupBuddy version 7.0. You also get 1GB of FREE BackupBuddy Stash storage space so you can start using Stash Live today.
The top candidate from the great state of the internet is Bernie Sanders, according to an analysis of the Democratic and Republican presidential candidates’ campaign platforms by tech policy activists at the Free Press Action Fund. The worst candidate on policy positions that affect citizens’ digital lives? Donald J Trump.
Strong encryption poses problems for law enforcement, is weakening it worth the risks it presents? It’s…complicated. Connect with Last Week Tonight online…
Forms have been part of the web for quite a long time. Just google the word “contact form”, and you will see over 210 Million results. Even if you search the WordPress.org plugins directory, there are 1000+ plugins with a tag “contact form”. When the news first got out that we’re launching WPForms, a WordPress …
Addiction is the relentless pull to a substance or an activity that becomes so compulsive it ultimately interferes with everyday life. By that definition, nearly everyone I know is addicted in some measure to the Internet. It has arguably replaced work itself as our most socially sanctioned addiction. […]
We have some big things planned this week my friends!! We are going to highlight WordPress security all week and you’re definitely going to want to get in on the giveaway sponsored by the incredible Sucuri. Now, I know that security gets a bit intimidating for most of my regular readers, so I’m going to break it down into simple steps.
The WordPress Polyglots team is planning its first ever Global Translation Day to be held April 24, 2016, in every timezone around the globe. The 24-hour translation sprint will start at dawn in the East and end in the West. In addition to translating strings, organizers are also looking to grow the translation teams and educate new translators.
For the last seven months, I’ve been contributing full time to WordPress as a Platform Engineer at 10up, a role I helped develop. It’s had its ups and downs to be sure, but the biggest takeaway is that contributing full time isn’t for everyone, and as I’ve come to realize, not for me.
This article outlines four different strategies for organizing code: by component, by toolbox, by layer, and by kind. I think these four form a kind of hierarchy with regards to which kind of cohesion they favor and in my experience they cover most of the real-world code I’ve worked with, pleasurable and not.
On Friday, Hillary Clinton made a bizarre claim about Ronald and Nancy Reagan during the former first lady’s funeral: that on HIV/AIDS, they “started a national conversation. When before nobody would talk about it, nobody wanted to do anything about it.” This got the history, as we now know it, completely wrong.
On September 3, 2006, a 16-year-old boy named Bobby Johnson confessed to murdering a retiree in New Haven, Connecticut. In his statement, Johnson said he borrowed a gun from his cousin. Then he and a younger friend robbed the old man and shot him through the window of an idling car.
This tutorial is the first of a three-part series on React by Brad Westfall. When Brad pitched me this, he pointed out there are a good amount of tutorials on getting started in React, but not as much about where to go from there.
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First of a series of videos that highlights the 8th Annual WordCamp Miami on Feb 19-21st, 2016.
Participate in a survey about how mental health is viewed within the tech/IT workplace, and the prevalence of certain mental health disorders within the tech industry.
Climate change feedback is important in the understanding of global warming because feedback processes may amplify or diminish the effect of each climate forcing, and so play an important part in determining the climate sensitivity and future climate state.
This week, in my country, considered by some of its more embarrassing denizens to be the “greatest country in the world”, an outspoken Florida “gun rights” advocate left a loaded .45 calibre handgun in the back seat of her car and was promptly shot and wounded by her four-year-old child.
I would like to see a little more violence from the innocent Trump supporters set upon by violent leftist hoodlums.
The Police Union Project investigates how police union contracts block accountability.
Do you know something we’re missing? We’re not surprised. There are millions of shows out there and hundreds of them have lesbians. Heck, more every day. So if you know something we don’t, we want to hear from you!
In Saturday’s edition of the New York Times, Matt Apuzzo reports that the Department of Justice is locked in a “prolonged standoff” with WhatsApp. The government is frustrated by its lack of real-time access to messages protected by the company’s end-to-end encryption.
This was a really interesting listen. Pieter Hintjens, the founder of ZeroMQ, lays out a handful of rules for building open source communities. Put people before code. Make progress before you get consensus. Problems before solutions. Contracts before internals. Everything you do as a founder of a community should be aimed at getting the people …
Master keys for every elevator in the city, major construction sites, subways and skyscrapers are being freely sold online, despite a city law that makes it illegal for unauthorized persons to possess them.
Obama on unbreakable encryption: “It’s fetishizing our phones above every other value, and that can’t be the right answer.”
So the real American fascists stopped Trump rally tonight.Fascism in modern America is on the left–on college campuses, in left wing groups
President Barack Obama called on the tech community to build a safe encryption key to assist in law enforcement investigations, saying that if it failed, it could one day face a more draconian solution passed by a Congress that is less sympathetic to its worldview.
We’re looking for a detail-oriented, motivated team player to help keep our clients up to date & projects organized. About WP Valet: WP Valet is an expert WordPress web development firm based in the USA. We enjoy delivering stunning web experiences for our clients-from custom development, ongoing support and full WordPress migrations.
Pulling from my experiences developing leenk.me and iThemes Sync, I will discuss the most important aspects of integrating a SAAS app with WordPress. We will cover the basic ways of communicating data to and from WordPress, including creating a basic REST API in WordPress and using the WP-API.
by Syed Balkhi on Mar 11, 2016 A user should be able to create an online form in WordPress without any training. We started with a single goal: make a WordPress form plugin that’s both EASY and POWERFUL. Today, I’m extremely pleased to announce the launch of WPForms, a drag & drop WordPress form builder.
If you’re a fan of the scrolling single-page parallax style themes, OnePress is a new one on WordPress.org that may pique your interest. After less than a month in the official directory, it has already been installed on more than 3,000 websites. OnePress was developed by the folks at FameThemes using Bootstrap version 4.