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  • WordPress 4.6 Beta 4
    WordPress 4.6 Beta 4 is now available! This software is still in development, so we don’t recommend you run it on a production site. Consider setting up a test site just to play with the new version. To test WordPress 4.6, try the WordPress Beta Te…
    - 3 days ago 20 Jul 16, 6:49pm -
  • WordPress 4.6 Beta 3
    WordPress 4.6 Beta 3 is now available! This software is still in development, so we don’t recommend you run it on a production site. Consider setting up a test site just to play with the new version. To test WordPress 4.6, try the WordPress Beta Te…
    - 10 days ago 13 Jul 16, 7:00pm -
  • WordPress 4.6 Beta 2
    WordPress 4.6 Beta 2 is now available! This software is still in development, so we don’t recommend you run it on a production site. Consider setting up a test site just to play with the new version. To test WordPress 4.6, try the WordPress Beta Te…
    - 17 days ago 6 Jul 16, 6:43pm -
  • WordPress 4.6 Beta 1
    WordPress 4.6 Beta 1 is now available! This software is still in development, so we don’t recommend you run it on a production site. Consider setting up a test site just to play with the new version. To test WordPress 4.6, try the WordPress Beta Te…
    - 24 days ago 30 Jun 16, 1:22am -
  • WordPress 4.5.3 Maintenance and Security Release
    WordPress 4.5.3 is now available. This is a security release for all previous versions and we strongly encourage you to update your sites immediately. WordPress versions 4.5.2 and earlier are affected by several security issues: redirect bypass i…
    - 35 days ago 18 Jun 16, 9:38am -
  • WordPress 4.5.2 Security Release
    WordPress 4.5.2 is now available. This is a security release for all previous versions and we strongly encourage you to update your sites immediately. WordPress versions 4.5.1 and earlier are affected by a SOME vulnerability through Plupload, the thi…
    - 78 days ago 6 May 16, 7:17pm -
  • newGetting Started With Contact Form Plugins for WordPress
    Have you ever heard of the Seahawks’ 12th Man? Those who follow football know that only 11 players from each team are allowed on the field at any given time. However, Seattle’s fans have been branded as the “12th Man” because of the profound…
    - 5 hours ago 23 Jul 16, 2:00pm -
  • How Fast Is Your WordPress Site? Find out with These Free Speed Testing Tools
    How long does it take for your WordPress website to load? Two seconds? Three seconds? Heaven forbid, more than four seconds? If you don’t know, there’s a good chance that a slow-loading website is costing you pageviews and conversions. The first…
    - 1 day ago 22 Jul 16, 2:00pm -
  • The Ultimate Guide to WordPress Spam
    Akismet, the most popular spam killing plugin for WordPress, encounters 7.5 million pieces of spam per hour on average. That’s twice as much spam as there are people in Los Angeles. Every hour. Back in 2007, WordPress co-founder Matt Mullenweg knew…
    - 2 days ago 21 Jul 16, 2:00pm -
  • JavaScript for WordPress Developers: Learning the Basics
    JavaScript was developed over 20 years ago at Netscape and for a while in the mid-late 1990s it was considered a roadblock to a standardized web. Look how far we’ve come since! JavaScript is now used on 93.6% of all websites in the world. Automatti…
    - 3 days ago 20 Jul 16, 2:00pm -
  • WordPress Development for Intermediate Users: Internationalization
    Internationalization, or i18n, is the process of developing your plugin or theme so it can easily be translated into other languages. And since WordPress is used all over the world, it’s important to ensure your code can be easily translated into w…
    - 4 days ago 19 Jul 16, 2:00pm -
  • XML-RPC and Why It’s Time to Remove it for WordPress Security
    From the very beginnings of WordPress, there have been features that allow you to interact remotely with your site. These same features build your community by allowing other bloggers to reference your posts. At the core of all of this is XML-RPC. XM…
    - 5 days ago 18 Jul 16, 2:00pm -
  • newThe Best Free Divi Layout Packs From Around The Web
    Welcome to Day 54 of our Divi 100 Marathon. Keep tuning in for 100 days in a row of awesome Divi resources as we count down to the amazing release of Divi 3.0 on the final day of the series! Over the past month and a half, we have been releasing two…
    - 7 hours ago 23 Jul 16, 12:00pm -
  • Developer Slava Myznikov on Divi 3.0, Improving Your Dev Skills, and Much More–The Divi Nation Podcast, Episode 27
    Welcome to Day 53 of our Divi 100 Marathon. Keep tuning in for 100 days in a row of awesome Divi resources as we count down to the amazing release of Divi 3.0 on the final day of the series! This week we’ve got another interview in our series of El…
    - 1 day ago 22 Jul 16, 12:00pm -
  • 20 Beautiful Divi Websites Battle It Out. Cast Your Vote And Help Us Crown This Year’s Winners!
    Welcome to Day 52 of our Divi 100 Marathon. Keep tuning in for 100 days in a row of awesome Divi resources as we count down to the amazing release of Divi 3.0 on the final day of the series! Last week we announced the 2016 Divi Showcase Contest and i…
    - 2 days ago 21 Jul 16, 12:00pm -
  • Free Divi Download: The Divi Header UI Kit
    Welcome to Day 51 of our Divi 100 Marathon. Keep tuning in for 100 days in a row of awesome Divi resources as we count down to the amazing release of Divi 3.0 on the final day of the series! For today’s Divi Layout Kit we’ve created something qui…
    - 3 days ago 20 Jul 16, 12:00pm -
  • 5 Ways to Get Creative with Divi Image Asset Preparation in Photoshop
    Welcome to Day 50 of our Divi 100 Marathon. Keep tuning in for 100 days in a row of awesome Divi resources as we count down to the amazing release of Divi 3.0 on the final day of the series! In today’s post we’re going to run through a series of…
    - 4 days ago 19 Jul 16, 2:14pm -
  • Free Divi Download: The Profile Pages Layout Pack
    Welcome to Day 49 of our Divi 100 Marathon. Keep tuning in for 100 days in a row of awesome Divi resources as we count down to the amazing release of Divi 3.0 on the final day of the series! Today we are proud to present yet another interesting and a…
    - 5 days ago 18 Jul 16, 12:00pm -
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  • Weekly WordPress News: Lessons on Freemium Plugins, Hosting Survey, and Transparency
    Manuel discusses some of the important lessons he learned about freemium plugins from launching Forge. Also, the results of CodeInWP's huge WordPress hosting survey are in. Check out the good, the bad, and the ugly about WordPress hosting.The post W…
    - 1 day ago 22 Jul 16, 2:30pm -
  • Oslo Theme Review – A Fresh Real Estate Theme by WPCasa
    Oslo is a real estate WordPress theme by WPCasa, a developer known for producing professional real estate themes. Oslo was developed with a light-colored design, and it was designed for flexibility by including numerous widget areas, custom widgets,…
    - 1 day ago 22 Jul 16, 1:00pm -
  • 7 Best CRM Plugins to Interact Better with Customers
    If you’re just using WordPress to blog as a hobby... you can probably skip this post. But if you deal with any type of customers or leads and want to maximize those relationships, you should keep reading because I’m going to jump into a bunch of…
    - 1 day ago 22 Jul 16, 8:55am -
  • WordPress Maintenance 101: Keep Your Site Running Smoothly
    One of the great things about WordPress is how easy it makes running a website. But WordPress can’t do everything… You need to be a little proactive - here are some things you need to do on a regular basis to keep your site running smoothly. If y…
    - 3 days ago 20 Jul 16, 1:38pm -
  • New WordPress Plugin Repository & The Community Feedback
    The WordPress plugin repository is a platform which seeks the interest of almost every user who has toyed around with WordPress in one way or the other. Efforts have been put since 2014 to redesign the plugin repo with a few enhanced features. Recent…
    - 4 days ago 19 Jul 16, 2:12pm -
  • 33 Best Insurance WordPress Themes for Insurance Agencies
    Insurance WordPress themes have their own sets of requirements when it comes to style and functionality. These themes must have a professional appeal to them, and they should also include business-related elements, such as homepages that illustrates…
    - 4 days ago 19 Jul 16, 12:17pm -
  • 12 Cool Chrome Apps and Extensions That You Can Use For WordPress
    Most of the tweaks that we carry out on WordPress are aimed at making the website functional and eye-catching for...The post 12 Cool Chrome Apps and Extensions That You Can Use For WordPress appeared first on Best Premium & Free WordPress Themes.…
    - 3 days ago 20 Jul 16, 4:54pm -
  • Improve Engagement & Prevent Lost Leads with WordPress Exit Pop-up Plugins
    If you’re looking for a way to improve engagement on your website and reduce lost leads then look no further....The post Improve Engagement & Prevent Lost Leads with WordPress Exit Pop-up Plugins appeared first on Best Premium & Free WordPress The…
    - 8 days ago 15 Jul 16, 5:58pm -
  • 10 Best Question & Answer Forum Plugins for WordPress
    Online forums are web bulletin boards where users ask questions or share their feedback anonymously. The forums assist in building...The post 10 Best Question & Answer Forum Plugins for WordPress appeared first on Best Premium & Free WordPress Theme…
    - 9 days ago 14 Jul 16, 7:00pm -
  • How to Add Custom Styles to the WordPress Visual Editor
    Take a look at your WordPress visual editor. There are some standard options for formatting and styling your content, but...The post How to Add Custom Styles to the WordPress Visual Editor appeared first on Best Premium & Free WordPress Themes.
    - 10 days ago 13 Jul 16, 5:53pm -
  • Yoast SEO Installation & Setup Quick Guide for WordPress
    SEO or Search Engine Optimization is the key to make your website and blog profitable. SEO can make or break your...The post Yoast SEO Installation & Setup Quick Guide for WordPress appeared first on Best Premium & Free WordPress Themes.
    - 11 days ago 12 Jul 16, 3:42pm -
  • Show Off Your Events With These 10 Events Calendar WordPress Plugins
    If your organization runs events – even a small number – it’s important that your visitors to your website can...The post Show Off Your Events With These 10 Events Calendar WordPress Plugins appeared first on Best Premium & Free WordPress Them…
    - 12 days ago 11 Jul 16, 3:50pm -
  • Yoast SEO 3.4: accessibility first
    Today we’re releasing Yoast SEO 3.4, a release mostly aimed at improving our accessibility. Which means you won’t see most of the changes, but they’ll make a world of difference to others. We’ve also improved our readability checks and how w…
    - 4 days ago 19 Jul 16, 1:16pm -
  • Planning your website like your holiday
    Planning your website is much like planning your holiday. If you rush into things, your hotel might be crappy, the surroundings without anything to do, and you might even pay way too much for it. In this post, I’ll explain the process of planning a…
    - 9 days ago 14 Jul 16, 2:01pm -
  • 5 things to do after a hack
    Even if you try your utmost best, chances are hackers will find a way to hack your site. Following our WordPress security article, I’ll show you five things you should do right after you find your site to be hacked. Some of those things you should…
    - 11 days ago 12 Jul 16, 2:09pm -
  • Google maps API changes
    Google has recently announced some changes to their Google Maps API. More specifically they have changed for which functionality in Google Maps they require API keys. This has a profound effect on our Local SEO plugin as that plugin allows you to eas…
    - 16 days ago 7 Jul 16, 2:44pm -
  • WCEU Love & a discount on all Yoast products!
    WordCamp Europe was so wonderful! Fourteen members of our Yoast team went to Vienna and had a fantastic time. We enjoyed the many inspiring talks, catching up with old friends and meeting so many new people. We want to celebrate WordCamp Europe by of…
    - 26 days ago 27 Jun 16, 1:26pm -
  • DIY: Optimize your browser cache
    Browser caching is the way a browser stores files from your website on a local computer. Browser caching makes sure all files load without unnecessary server connections, which is much faster. In this article, we’ll tell you how to check if that…
    - 33 days ago 20 Jun 16, 2:09pm -
  • How to Install and Set Up a New WordPress WooCommerce Theme
    WooCommerce is the most popular and “most customizable eCommerce platform for building your online business.” You can download WooCommerce for free, but you really begin to see its power when you start using WordPress WooCommerce plugins and them…
    - 4 days ago 19 Jul 16, 12:55pm -
  • Running a Business While Keeping Up With Changing Technology
    For those of you who have read any of my tutorials on Envato Tuts+, you know that I spend the majority of time working with WordPress. If I'm not building custom solutions for others, then I'm often writing tutorials in order to teach others how to d…
    - 4 days ago 19 Jul 16, 12:00pm -
  • 20 Useful WordPress eCommerce Plugins Available on CodeCanyon
    If you're running an online store, chances are you're using WooCommerce. It happens to be the world's favorite ecommerce solution—and best of all, you can start using it for free.Because it has become such a popular platform for online commerce, th…
    - 5 days ago 18 Jul 16, 1:00pm -
  • Building a Welcome Page for Your WordPress Product: WP Transients API
    When it comes to building a web app with WordPress, its powerful APIs provide a great deal of help. Adding or retrieving any data with the Options API is not a big deal. But sometimes we need to store temporary data with an expiration time. WordPres…
    - 9 days ago 14 Jul 16, 12:00pm -
  • How to Determine What to Build With WordPress
    As an application, WordPress is in a unique position. For one thing, it powers roughly 25% of the web in that it serves as both as a blogging platform and content management system. But it's also an application that has a vibrant economy of designer…
    - 11 days ago 12 Jul 16, 12:00pm -
  • Building a Welcome Page for Your WordPress Product: Introduction
    Right after you update WordPress, you are redirected to view a welcome page. This welcome page helps you better understand the new features and bug fixes in the current update. The same is the case with a few plugins. When users install one of these…
    - 12 days ago 11 Jul 16, 12:00pm -
  • Customer Stories: Interview With William Green
    This interview is part of our initiative to know our users take on our themes, web development and other things in general. Today, we are interviewing William Green – a student with a great passion for blogging. He has been blogging for a very long…
    - 30 days ago 23 Jun 16, 10:58am -
  • 17 Essential & FREE WordPress Plugins to Power Up Your Website
    WordPress was born quite the capable piece of software. It ships with the flexibility, and most of the features you need to whip up a professional website in the time it takes to brew a mug of latte.  And then some. However, and unfortunately, WordP…
    - 34 days ago 19 Jun 16, 9:19am -
  • How to Remove the “Password Reset or Change” Option From the WordPress Login
    With the release of WordPress 4.3, password management took a giant leap forward. Strong passwords are now encouraged by default. As well, WordPress no longer emails passwords to users, either initially or in the case of a reset. When a user is regis…
    - 66 days ago 18 May 16, 9:20pm -
  • Customer Stories: Interview With Baloydi Lloydi
    This interview is part of our initiative to know our users take on our themes, web development and other things in general. Today, we are interviewing Baloydi. He works as an SEO, has 8 years experience optimizing websites and making them rank bett…
    - 66 days ago 18 May 16, 7:27pm -
  • Why Premium WordPress Themes Are The Secret Ingredient To Your Online Success
    Sounds like a bold statement, right? I mean, how can something as simple as a WordPress theme allow your online business endeavors to succeed? It’s a big issue to consider when you want to make money online. A few years ago when I was first dipping…
    - 67 days ago 17 May 16, 6:53pm -
  • Customer Stories: Interview With Max Miller
    This interview is part of our initiative to know our users take on our themes, web development and other things in general. Today, we are interviewing Max Miller. He has been working in the online publishing industry since a decade and is about to…
    - 67 days ago 17 May 16, 6:04pm -
  • WooCommerce Payment Gateways: Pay with Amazon
    This is part 9 of 30 in a series on improving your WooCommerce Store. WooCommerce Payment Gateways We’ve covered a lot of ground already, as we navigate all the different aspects of improving your WooCommerce store – and if you’ve you’ve mis…
    - 14 days ago 9 Jul 16, 4:14pm -
  • WooCommerce Reviews
    Welcome to part eight of my 30-part series on improving your WooCommerce site. You’re building an online business You’re building an online business, not just an eCommerce site. Click To Tweet As I’ve said before, getting WooCommerce installed…
    - 15 days ago 8 Jul 16, 9:02pm -
  • WooCommerce Recommended Products
    Improving your WooCommerce Store We’re on tip 7 of a 30-part series on improving your online eCommerce store. It’s a set of suggestions I’m making, regarding your WooCommerce site, because so many people do so much work just to get their sto…
    - 16 days ago 7 Jul 16, 11:28pm -
  • WooCommerce Category Pages
    WooCommerce Store Tips In case you haven’t figured it out, you’ve landed on the 6th tip of a 30-part series on improving your online eCommerce store. It’s a set of tips targeting your WooCommerce site because so many people do so much work just…
    - 17 days ago 7 Jul 16, 3:05am -
  • WooCommerce Funnels & One Time Offers
    Funnels & One-Time Offers If you just got here, this is part of a 30-part series on improving your WooCommerce store. The posts you might have missed focus on: Product Comparisons Product URLs Wishlists for guests Referral (affiliate) programs And to…
    - 18 days ago 6 Jul 16, 4:20am -
  • WooCommerce Affiliate Programs
    Improving your WooCommerce Store We’re in a 30-part series on improving your WooCommerce store. If you’ve missed any part, here are the first three posts: WooCommerce Product Comparisons WooCommerce Product URLs Wishlists for Guests In each of th…
    - 19 days ago 5 Jul 16, 4:50am -
  • How to Export All WordPress URLs in Plain Text
    Recently, one of our users asked us if it was possible to export all WordPress URLs in plain text or a CSV file? Sometimes you may need those URLs for migrating a website or setting up redirects. In this article, we will show you how… Read More »…
    - 1 day ago 22 Jul 16, 12:00pm -
  • How to Add Content Locking in WordPress
    Do you want to add content locking in your WordPress site? Many websites use content locking to boost their lead generation, increase sales, or build their email list. In this article, we will show you how to add content locking in WordPress without…
    - 2 days ago 21 Jul 16, 1:16pm -
  • What’s Coming in WordPress 4.6 (Features and Screenshots)
    The beta version of WordPress 4.6 has been released. We followed the development closely and excited to report that the final version is expected to be released around August 16, 2016. In this article, we will highlight what’s coming in WordPress 4…
    - 3 days ago 20 Jul 16, 11:00am -