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Dev Chat Agendas | Dev Chat Summaries | Jump Starts | Dev Notes | Field Guide | All Posts Tagged 4.8 WordPress 4.8 will be the first “major” release of 2017 and generally aims to refine existing features and set the foundation for the Gutenberg, the next-generation editor.

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WordPress Community Team Considers New Retreat-Style WordCamp

The WordPress Community Team is debating the merits of a new type of WordCamp, a hybrid event with the traditional WordCamp content in a retreat-style format. Sven Wagener and the Köln meetup group in Germany, which has more than 700 members, have proposed a new style of camp that would potentially be called “WordCamp in the Green” or “WordCamp Retreat.”

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The absurdity of voting on the AHCA without a CBO score

Republicans are on the verge of voting for a health care bill without knowing how many people it covers or how much it would cost.

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EPISODE 271 – Recap of WordCamp Chicago 2017

Uploaded by Jeff C on 2017-05-03.

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Designed and pieced my first quilt top in a couple years #menwhoquilt

3 Likes, 1 Comments – Ron (@ridgesoap) on Instagram: “Designed and pieced my first quilt top in a couple years #menwhoquilt”

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Jetpack 4.9 Introduces EU Cookie Law Banner Widget

Jetpack 4.9 gives self-hosted WordPress users access to some of the widgets that are available on One of the most useful ones for European websites is the new EU Cookie Law Banner widget. The WordPress plugin directory has dozens of plugins related to cookie consent, but Jetpack users can now get this feature bundled with the popular plugin.

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I’m Carrie Dils, WordPress instructor and podcaster. Ask me anything!