WordPress News Digest for Wednesday, June 1, 2016

View Archive / Subscribe to Newsletter / Digest RSS Feed

#WPEDigitalHero: Showcase Your Site Speed Superpowers

By / — What constitutes an act of heroism? Rescuing a cat precariously perched on a tree limb? Helping a sweet, old lady cross the street? What about saving precious seconds of page load time on your website? After all, even a one-second delay… More →

Agenda for June 2nd Support Meeting

By / — Attendance WordPress 4.5.2, how’s it looking so far? Tagging hosting threads. Custom Titles for Verified Host support (users with an email at the host). Updating the “Offering to Pay/Hire” predef. For any other items to discuss please add them in… More →

Agenda for the Polyglots chat on June 1st

By / — Hello Polyglots, here’s the agenda for the weekly chat on , see you on Slack! Locale stats Releases Translations Pinging GTEs of unreleased locales for latest versions Technical updates Cross locale PTEs – discussion based on Nao’s post and the comments… More →

Blocking Referrer Spam Server Wide Sucks

By / — Blocking them before they get to you isn't easy. More →

Call for Testing: WordPress for iOS 6.3

By / — The WordPress for iOS 6.3 beta is available for testing on TestFlight. Not part of the beta program yet? Please sign up for our TestFlight program to request to join as a beta tester. New Features You can copy an image… More →

Download The Ultimate & Free Divi Landing Page Layout Kit

By / — Welcome to Day 2 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!… More →

Hello Polyglots I am the plugin author for…

By / — Hello Polyglots! I am the plugin author for Blizhost Varnish HTTP Purge https://br.wordpress.org/plugins/blizhost-varnish-http-purge/. And I would like to be editor for the next languages: #pt_BR – @rodrigogomes-1 More →

Hello Polyglots I’m the author of the Car…

By / — Hello Polyglots, I’m the author of the Car Demon PlugIn: https://wordpress.org/plugins/car-demon Can you please add the following user as an editor? #nl_NL – @drscoot Thanks in advance, -Jay Chuck Mailen More →

How long should a blogpost be?

By / — A blog post should contain at least 300 words in order to rank well in the search engines. Long posts will rank more easily than short posts. However, long posts require strong writing skills. Not every writer will be able… More →

How to Change the “Reply” Text in WordPress Comments

By / — Recently, one of our users asked us how to change the ‘Reply’ text in WordPress comments. By default, most WordPress sites have a reply button below comments so that users can respond to a comment. In this article, we will… More →

MyMemory integrates with Volo

By / — MyMemory are one of iWeb’s long standing clients. We've been working with them for over a decade and have helped them grow their online business. Today, just selling on your own store is not enough and it has become increasingly important… More →

Notes from the Polyglots chat on June, 1st

By / — Locale stats Releases: 162 locales. 65 locales up to date. 0 locales behind by minor versions. 12 locales behind by one major version. 15 locales behind more than one major version. 61 locales have a site but never released. 9… More →

Proposed WordPress Employee Benefits

By / — Though I don't run a big WordPress agency or a large WordPress shop or anything like that, I often wonder what would a benefits package look like for those who do run those types of shop. I'm not talking about… More →

WP File Download Plugin Review

By / — WP File Download is a file manager plugin from JoomUnited for the WordPress platform that lets you easily insert files within pages and posts for download. The files can be made public or private and you have full control over… More →

WP.org to WordPress

By / — Over the last year and a half, if you typed in the domain wp.org, then you were redirected to WPBeginner. This was an unexpected and unpleasant surprise for many because you really wanted to visit WordPress.org, home of the popular… More →

What Is FTP and Do I Need To Know How To Use It?

By / — Do you know what FTP is? Or have you heard of it and wondered if you need to know more about it. This post will answer that question for you. The post What Is FTP and Do I Need To… More →