WordPress News Digest for Saturday, January 3, 2015

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Geolocating quiz answers

By / — Ever wondered how those link bait'ish things you see on Facebook can accurately guess which country you are from? I decided to do some testing. The post Geolocating quiz answers appeared first on Ryan Hellyer. More →

Inspirational 2014 Reviews from WordPress Plugin Developers

By / — The end of December usually means we're going to see many blog posts about New Year's resolutions and year reviews all around the web. Of particular interest to me are the reviews pertaining to people in the WordPress community. Thankfully,… More →

RIP Kim Parsell, aka #wpmom

By / — Today the news is spreading in the WordPress community that we’ve lost Kim Parsell, affectionately known as #wpmom. I didn’t know Kim well, but as happens we began following each other on Twitter a while back, sharing friendly banter and… More →

Using the New Distraction Free Mode in WordPress 4.1

By / — If a recent poll on WP Tavern is anything to go by, the new distraction free writing mode in WordPress 4.1 is polarizing users, but more people seem to like it than not. While it may not be everyone's cup… More →

WordPress And Canonical URLs: When And How To Use Them

By / — The Canonical URL is a mystery to many people, and can be mistaken in its usage for things like a 301 redirect. People might know it has to do with SEO, but aren’t quite sure where or when to apply… More →