Child Theme Check Plugin Helps WordPress Users Navigate Parent Theme Updates

Child themes have been in use in WordPress for more than seven years and the concept of using them to extend a parent theme is now an established best practice in theme development. The idea is that modifications made in a child theme will not be overwritten when an update is available for the parent theme.

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Introducing our First Genesis Theme: Coach Pro – ThemeMix

We are proud to release our very first theme here at ThemeMix. Coach Pro is a Genesis Child Theme that sports a custom homepage with different sections such as an introduction area, a your services area, testimonials and a featured news section. Coach Pro is a versatile and clean theme perfectly suited to establish your online …

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June 2nd Support Team Meeting Summary

@jcastaneda @wido @numeeja @clorith @macmanx @kenshino @eri_trabiccolo @gmosso @kmessinger @obenland @jeherve @pmfonseca @keesiemeijer @justingreerbbi @bethannon1 @ipstenu @cristiano.zanca @stevesterndatacom @geoffreyshilling @girlieworks @bcworkz @voldemortensen @dimitrisb @songdogtech @kidsguide @dartiss @jmdodd @jan_dembowski attended. Nothing new came up for the current release of WordPress, but 4.5.3 is on the horizon.

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You Deserve to Get Paid for the Good Work You Do and Deliver to Others

Like many entrepreneurs at one point or the other, I have often had an awkward relationship with the concept of “making money” and “getting paid,” especially in the early years of my business. Whether it’s a concern about being capable of delivering on what I promised, to a doubt that I was being greedy, I’ve wrestled often over my time as an entrepreneur on this vital subject.

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Updated MacBook Air and MacBook Pro With USB-C May Still be Unveiled in June

Apple plans to announce new MacBook Air models within the month of June, and begin shipping the notebooks to retailers in August, according to Japanese website Mac Otakara . The conflicting report also claims that Apple will announce a refresh to its entire MacBook Pro series this month, although it did not specify when shipments of those models would begin.

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The Secret to Powerful Products that Sell: Meet Tara Gentile, creator of “Quiet Power” – Digital Commerce Institute –

Tara Gentile is known for helping people grow terrific businesses – without sacrificing ethics or heart. Tara works with “idea people” – people who have an idea that they want to turn into a product, program, or service, but who may not always see themselves as business owners or marketers.

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ButterBean Post Meta Box Framework Now in Beta

Justin Tadlock announced this week that his new ButterBean post meta box framework is now in beta. The framework is object-oriented and built on Backbone.js and Underscore.js. Although the WordPress development community has already produced several post meta frameworks, ButterBean was created for a very specific use case: custom post types with lots of custom meta.

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Putting America’s ridiculously large $18T economy into perspective by comparing US state GDPs to entire countries – AEI

The map above (click to enlarge) was created (with assistance from AEI’s graphic design director Olivier Ballou) by matching the economic output (GDP) in each US state (and the District in Columbia) in 2015 to foreign countries with comparable nominal GDP last year, using data from the BEA for GDP by US state and data […]

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Kane’s twin sister files wage and gender discrimination suit

HARRISBURG – Since Attorney General Kathleen Kane took office in 2013, her administration has been pulled into court and labor hearings by employees claiming they were unfairly or illegally demoted, suspended or fired in violation of union contracts or the constitution. Now Kane’s office faces another labor complaint – from her twin sister.


Jobs for Bloggers – ProBlogger Job Board – Travel/Home Improvement/Frugal Gournet Bloggers

We’re looking for bloggers to write articles for our good life on a budget site ( that reaches almost 2 million women monthly. Ideally, we would love people who could write articles centered around diy/home improvement hacks, budget travel and cooking on a budget. WordPress and SEO knowledge is a must.

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Get More Done and Boost Profits with This 3-Step Process for Hiring Help – Copyblogger –

Does your business card proudly proclaim “Content Marketing Professional, Chief Cook, and Bottle Washer?” Now’s the time to change that to simply ” Content Marketing Professional.” We often take pride in the fact that we’re in charge of every aspect of running our businesses, from doing accounting to changing the light bulbs in the office.

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Welcome to The Sun’s new free website

Dear Reader Welcome to The Sun’s new free website. It’s bolder, it’s bigger and brighter. We’ve designed a website that will ensure you get all the must-read stories on the must-know news of the day. From your favourite celebs to the latest political scandal to the most shocking world news to how your footie team is faring – we’ve got it all covered.

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Abba reunite for first public performance in 30 years

The four members of Abba performed alongside one another for the first time in over 30 years in Stockholm this weekend. On Sunday, at a private gala to mark 50 years since songwriting duo Björn Ulvaeus and Benny Andersson met for the first time, the pair were joined by Agnetha Fältskog and Anni-Frid Lyngstadon stage at Berns Salonger in Stockholm.

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Crochet Your Own Wapuu with this Free Pattern

Just when you thought Wapuu had reached all corners of the globe, the friendly WordPress mascot has now invaded the world of handicrafts with a free crochet pattern for anyone up to the challenge. Siyana Raykovska, creator of Totally Hooked, a handmade toys e-commerce site, released the pattern on her site, which runs on WordPress and WooCommerce.

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Should WordCamp Afterparties Be Alcohol Free?

Inspired by an article published on Red Queen Coder on the pervasiveness of alcohol in the programming community, Gary Pendergast, WordPress core contributor asked the following question on Twitter, “Has anyone been to WordCamps that removed the alcohol focus from afterparties?” It feels like the WordPress community has the same problem.

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How The Progressive Media Sells Out Autistic People – The Establishment

If autistic people like my teenage son make you uneasy, you’re wrong-but it may not entirely be your fault. Our media conditions its audiences to fear and pity people with disabilities. And it’s not just sensationalistic, clickbait media outlets that impugn the rights and basic humanity of autistic people.

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