WordPress News Digest for Monday, May 1, 2017

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How to Install WordPress in Five Minutes (or Less) Using Bluehost

By / — Choosing WordPress is the perfect way to start your website off on the right foot. You’ll gain all the benefits… The post How to Install WordPress in Five Minutes (or Less) Using Bluehost appeared first on WPExplorer. More →

10up Releases WP Docker, an Open Source Docker Configuration for Local WordPress Development

By / — WP Docker is a new project from 10up that makes it easy to set up a local WordPress development environment with Docker. Last year 10up worked with Joyent, a cloud infrastructure company, to create a production-ready implementation of WordPress in… More →

How to Add Custom Templates and Design to Divi’s Blog Post Formats (Part 1 of 3)

By / — Welcome to Day 1 of 3 in our series on How to Add Custom Styles to Divi’s Blog Post Formats. By default Divi comes with six blog post formats: Standard, Video, Audio, Quote, Gallery, and Link. In this series we… More →

Hitting Pause on Publish

By / — And in the coming week, my wife and I are [finally] taking a week-long trip with our daughters and we're stoked. Hitting Pause on Publish was written by Tom. For more on WordPress, development, and resources then visit Tom McFarlin's… More →

Google Search is Going Mobile-First – Here’s What It Means for Your WordPress Site

By / — If you’re a WordPress website admin who is starting to feel some heat over Google’s mobile-first index and how search engine rankings will be affected as a result, you’re not alone. Webmasters and SEOs are scrambling to transform antiquated websites… More →

Ask Yoast: Give a division a separate domain?

By / — A website of a larger company often represents multiple divisions. If one division outgrows the others, or if expectations for one division are very high, the need for a separate website or domain may arise. What’s best to do for SEO… More →

CMB2: Size Matters

By / — Size matters. Screens are not infinite and people hate scrolling. So make it suck less. The post CMB2: Size Matters appeared first on Half-Elf on Tech. More →

Using Content Upgrades to Boost Your Subscribers

By / — Chances are if you’ve been working on growing an email subscriber list for your blog for a while, you’ve heard the phrase “content upgrades.” But what is a content upgrade, exactly, and how can it help boost your subscribers? Put simply,… More →

Local by Flywheel – an Easy Way to Develop WordPress Sites Locally

By / — When you develop a site on your local machine you don’t have to worry about the time and bandwidth used in uploading files, or hiding development sites from view until they’re ready to be published. Having a local version of… More →

7 Reasons Your Business Should Switch to WordPress in 2017

By / — You certainly need a secure, easy to use and SEO friendly platform to grow your business. WordPress is free and has some great plugins to manage each and every feature of your website in an easier manner. Your business should… More →

How Courses Can Help Grow Your Online Store with Chris Badgett – BobWP

By / — If you are running an online store you may be missing a perfect opportunity to increase your sales and grow your relationship with current and future customers. More →

How to Use .htaccess to Restrict Access to All or Parts of WordPress

By / — You probably created your WordPress site because you want people to see it. But that doesn’t mean you want people to see every single thing! That is, there are plenty of valid reasons to restrict access to all or parts… More →

Free Files For May 2017

By / — Each month the Envato marketplace brings you free premium files, here's the free files for May 2017. Envato is a web marketplace where you can get premium files for different… More →

Podcast E166 – Latest update on my WP-CLI

By / — This week I revisit WP-CLI and talk about adding BASH to the workflow Upcoming Events WordCamp Jackson, MI  – May 5-6 WordCamp Porto Alegre – May 6 Segment 1: In the News WCUS Speaker Submissions are open.. WCLAX speaker submits… More →