Northon Torga Espanol Portugues Try to remember what you ate for lunch yesterday. It took you about 3-5 seconds, right? Ok. Now recall that memory once more. Took you less than a second this time, for sure. You remembered much faster the second time around because you didn’t have to “query” that information again from your brain’s “storage”.
The new WordPress Plugin Directory went live today. Contributors have been working for the past year on rebuilding the directory with a new design and better capabilities for searching through the 45K+ available plugins. The new landing page displays a search bar prominently at the top, followed by sections for featured plugins, popular plugins, and beta plugins.
Hey there, tech designer person. Have you noticed the increasing number of vague specializations we’ve invented for ourselves? Here are a few I grabbed from a job board 10 minutes ago. UX DesignerUX/UI DesignerUI Designer Graphic Designer (UX & UI focus) Visual DesignerDigital DesignerProduct DesignerPresentation DesignerFront End DesignerWeb Designer Bleh.
Poedit 2 features robust pre-translation support: you can now pre-translate the entire file using Poedit’s huge online database and machine translation and then only correct the imperfections. This is often faster than using suggestions one by one and can be particularly effective when a lot of strings are commonly repeated, such as in themes translations.
Sorry about the post-facto notice, there were a lot of moving parts and we got some things out of order when communicating between the multiple teams. Current Status Pending plugins are imported Approved (but not yet committed) plugins are being imported Rejected plugins have not yet been imported (though they will be …
Gravity Forms v2.2 is now available via automatic update and the downloads page. Version 2.2 is a feature release that includes a variety of enhancements and improvements. A complete rundown of the features, enhancements, and changes can be found below. Added emoji support to entry values.
Two years ago, we wrote about why we really don’t like sliders. We still don’t like sliders. If your theme forces you to include a slider (also named carousels) on your homepage, please realize that it’s making you use a feature that has no value for SEO.
One of Zao’s goals includes taking on complex projects that require in-depth strategy. We don’t want to merely solve problems, but add value to the technology our clients are using. We take a boy scout approach to the work we do: Always leave the campground cleaner than we found it.
Unlike most people I hadn’t seen the Facebook ad of the guy diving dramatically onto the bed with his suitcase 😉 I first learned about Remote Year via my buddy Chris Peloquin (who you recently profiled here). We’re friends of ten years and were living a block away from each other in Phoenix, AZ.
UK government officials are targeting online service providers after terrorist Khalid Masood killed four people and injured more than two dozen in an attack in Westminster last week. In an article published on the Telegraph Sunday morning, British Home Secretary Amber Rudd called on Google, Twitter, and Facebook to take action on extremist content.
A note from Pagely Co-Founder Sally Strebel Meeting a famous person is kind of like being a spectator at the zoo. Why? Because when people meet someone who’s been deemed successful by society, they stare, take photos, and demand a certain kind of experience. Heck – they might have even paid money to meet this star.
I’ve paid the deposit for our venue for Publish in Atlanta, August 3rd and 4th. If you liked the first first Publish, I think you’ll love this one. It’s standalone, in a great venue, in an accessible city, and I’m already planning a really one-of-a-kind conference experience.
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Do you want to set up a brand new website or move your website to a new host? Choosing a web host can be hard, because there are thousands of hosting companies out there. So it’s a tough decision to make, but a very important one too.
Do you want to create a local WordPress site on your computer using XAMPP? Installing WordPress on your computer helps you try out WordPress, test themes / plugins, and learn WordPress development. In this article, we will show you how to create a local WordPress site Using XAMPP.
Over the past 12 months, I’ve written a number of posts that focus on adding functionality to WordPress using custom fields. We’ve looked at creating custom post list templates, crafting the perfect travel blog and more.
Creating a solid portfolio of your user experience credentials is an excellent way to sell yourself to prospective clients and employers. UX portfolios should show off your creativity, your problem solving skills, your UX process and your ability to create usable, useful, user-centric products.
Last week sometime, I received a distressing Twitter DM from Chris Coyier (of CSS Tricks fame) – he noticed that the markdown in the CSS Tricks forums started behaving badly, and the shim they put in place seemed to have finally gave way.
Tracy Levesque’s talk on how diversity makes your company awesome, Shonda Rhimes edition.
Each year since 2011, Stack Overflow has asked developers about their favorite technologies, coding habits, and work preferences, as well as how they learn, share, and level up. This year represents the largest group of respondents in our history: 64,000 developers took our annual survey in January.
The following is the complete WordCamp San Diego 2017 schedule for March 25-26, 2017. Schedule and speakers are subject to change. Come and enjoy a fun social event with your fellow attendees, speakers, and sponsors. BRING YOUR BADGE FOR ENTRY!
As your site progresses, you’re going to experiment and use multiple platforms to increase conversions based on your objectives. This comes with it’s own challenges of managing the different scripts you’ll use within your site. So to reduce the time and platforms needed, here’s our step-by-step guide on how to install Google Tag Manager on WordPress that you can do in less than 15 mins.
Download TunnelBear VPN for Mac. Really simple VPN app for OS X to privately browse websites.
WordCamp Miami kicked off today with its ancillary workshops for beginners, freelancers, and BuddyPress enthusiasts. The WordCamp is entering its 9th year and organizers are expecting more than 800 attendees. Tickets are once again sold out, but latecomers hoping to attend can sign up for the wait list.
Nearly three months after laying off a third of its staff and publicly admitting that its previous ad-based revenue model was broken, Medium has introduced a new $5 per month subscription program. The internet speculated freely about Medium’s next move after CEO Ev Williams said the company would be taking “a different, bolder approach” to the problem of driving payment for quality content.
The House is voting soon to repeal the Affordable Care Act. We need to act quickly and tell our representatives to oppose the ACA repeal bill.
A constant refrain for my security reviews of plugins and themes is to sanitize everything. And sometimes my pedantic nature of sanitizing everything leads people to ask me why I don’t trust users. The short answer is “Because I am one.”
Over the past few months we’ve been working to dramatically improve users’ experience on iPad – and we’re proud to share those with you now, in our WordPress app for iOS, available in the iTunes Store.
Jay Z is bringing Trayvon Martin’s story to both the big screen and the small screen. He and The Weinstein Company have just scooped up the rights to two books about Martin, with the intention of creating both a narrative feature film and a TV docuseries.
mozart – Composes all dependencies as a package inside a WordPress plugin
Note this will be a longer post than usual, so you may want to bookmark it, add it to Pocket, or another service. Last week, I gave my presentation at WordCamp Atlanta on Namespaces and Autoloading. (the full title was Namespaces, Autoloading, and Improving Plugin Architecture but that’s a mouthful, isn’t it?)
Finding just the right look for your site can be a fun task. If you’re on the Premium plan, it’s about to get a lot more fun: the Premium plan now includes unlimited access to all our premium themes. With over 200 premium themes on WordPress.com – and new themes added regularly – that’s more than $16,000 worth of premium themes.
PHP 5.6 usage has steadily increased over the past year and has now overtaken versions 5.3 and 5.4 to be the most widely used version, according to W3Techs’ stats. PHP is used by 82.6% of all the websites for which W3Techs can detect a server-side programming language.
To help your blog gain more readers, you can make use of social buttons which allow your current readers to share interesting posts on their social media accounts. But how should you go about implementing them? In this post we’ll explain how we’ve done this at Yoast and will give you some pointers on how to get started.
KIEV, March 23 (Reuters) – A former Russian lawmaker and key witness in a treason case against Ukraine’s ousted leader Viktor Yanukovich was shot dead in broad daylight outside a hotel in central Kiev on Thursday, police said.
Five-year-olds and particle physics don’t usually go in the same sentence together. But the guys that made Angry Birds is trying to change that with the launch of Big Bang Legends , its new game that introduces particle physics concepts to kids.
Bexley is a photo blog – placing the photos at the forefront and giving you plenty of space to add your own writing around them.
When we first started selling WordPress themes in 2009 it was industry best-practice to offer ” lifetime ” support and updates. At the time everyone selling WordPress themes was offering unlimited support requests and updates and we were happy to do the same.
Recently, I’ve become aware of a whisper campaign going around the Drupal world, discussing details about my personal life. I do not know where it started or who all has been part of it. However, it’s become apparent that it’s not going to settle down, and has now had a major, direct impact on me and my professional career.
GoDaddy has announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Sucuri Security. Sucuri, founded by Daniel Cid and co-founded by Tony Perez in 2010, is a website security platform that helps clean and protect websites. Details of the deal were not disclosed.
I’m very happy to announce that Joe McGill is joining Human Made as a WordPress Developer. Over the past few years, Joe McGill has made an outstanding contribution to WordPress core development, having started out by spearheading the introduction of responsive images in WordPress 4.4, to today when he is a permanent committer.
Contributor Day is a big part of WordCamp London. This year it was held on Friday 17th March at London Metropolitan University. 100 contributors descended on the venue each aiming to make WordPress better in some wonderful way. Attendees were asked to choose an area of interest.
The WordPress REST API gets lots of attention, but for many of the same reasons, the WordPress command line interface – WP-CLI – is also worthy of this type of excitement. A REST API and a CLI are essential to modernizing WordPress. Like the REST API, WP-CLI is an alternative way of manipulating data on a WordPress site.
Automatticians, the people who build WordPress.com, participate in events and projects around the world every day. Periodically, they report back on the exciting things they do in the community. This year’s CMS Africa Summit was my third attendance at this amazing conference.
Shawn’s been working with freelancers, entrepreneurs, and business owners for more than 20 years. He’s consulted companies large and small on communication, social media, and marketing strategies. At heart he’s a small-business superfan. He believes that working for yourself is one of the most courageous and creative moves anyone can make.
Foxhound made its debut on WordPress.org yesterday. The React-based theme is the first in the directory to use the REST API endpoints included in WordPress 4.7. Foxhound sports a tasteful blog desi…
Summer is on it’s way…that means it’s nearly time for WordCamp Brighton 2017. Join us to learn and celebrate all things WordPress at a relaxed, fun conference by the sea. Call for sponsors Get a ticket