WordPress News Digest for Wednesday, July 5, 2017

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WPWeekly Episode 280 – Behind the Scenes of Tuniversity

By / — In this episode, John James Jacoby and I are joined by Kiko Doran and Travis Totz, Senior Web Strategist at Modern Tribe. Doran helped create Tuniversity, a revolutionary new way of learning music through a highly interactive iBook. The project was… More →

Nadia Eghbal and Mikeal Rogers Join a16z Podcast to Discuss the Changing Culture of Open Source

By / — Nadia Eghbal and Mikeal Rogers recently joined Sonal Chokshi for an episode of the a16z Podcast to discuss the changing culture of open source. Eghbal works in community programs at GitHub to better support people doing open source work. Rogers… More →

WPBlab EP77 – Building a Social Network on Your Existing WordPress Site

By / — This week on WPblab we talk with Eric Tracz & Brad Bihun of PeepSo about how you can build a social network on your existing WordPress website. The post WPBlab EP77 – Building a Social Network on Your Existing WordPress… More →

Welcome to Gutenberg

By / — The process of designing a new editor is going to be the biggest user-facing change WordPress has made in many years. Welcome to Gutenberg is a post by Brian Krogsgard. If you enjoyed it, please consider leaving a comment. More →

Dos and Don’ts of Accessible Design

By / — This is a really nice set of posters from Gov.uk on the ways to make intelligent design choices for users with different types of needs. And even better, they’ve also provided the full text for people who find images harder… More →

Dev Chat Agenda for July 5th (4.8.1 week 3)

By / — This is the agenda for the weekly dev meeting on : 4.8.1 planning Customize: Rich Text Widget updates REST API: image permissions model General announcements If you have anything to propose to add to the agenda or specific items related to… More →

How to Integrate Google Analytics with WordPress (and Why You’d Want to)

By / — If you’re a business owner, a lack of website traffic can be a real issue. The amount of traffic your… The post How to Integrate Google Analytics with WordPress (and Why You’d Want to) appeared first on WPExplorer. More →

How to Create a Medium Style Blog with Divi

By / — In today’s Divi blog post, we’re going to share some great tips on how to create your own blogging website in the same style as the Medium blog. Medium is known to be one of the most used platforms for… More →

Application Performance Gives The Visibility To Press Ahead

By / — A few years ago I was enticed by the promise of surround sound movies and a richer music experience, so I decided the time had come to build a home theater system. I did the research, waited for great deals,… More →

WordPress Weekly Digest: 7/3/2017

By / — Every week brings fresh updates and news in the world of WordPress. This week’s WordPress Digest features a look into the pets of WordPress, one of the first reviews of the Guttenberg Editor, and more!  The Secret Life of Pets… More →

Revolution and evolution: The power of WordPress and WooCommerce

By / — Imagine you live in a major city but WordPress is virtually unknown. Websites with presence are run by the government, there’s no WordCamp or meetup or startup culture, and people think you make keyboards when you say you’re a computer… More →

Adding Icon Fonts to WordPress With Better Font Awesome

By / — People are naturally drawn to the visual aspects of a WordPress website, just as much as they are drawn to the written content you share. In fact, according to internet marketer Jeff Bullas, articles with images get 94% more views… More →

Still Don’t Disable Right Click

By / — Protecting your site by disabling right click is the wrong answer. The post Still Don’t Disable Right Click appeared first on Half-Elf on Tech. More →

Call for Testing: WordPress for iOS 8.0

By / — WordPress for iOS version 8.0 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. What to Test: 1. Aztec Native Editor This… More →

Help needed from accessibility experts with the development of Gutenberg

By / — Are you an accessibility expert? We need your help! At the moment work is done to improve the WordPress content editor. This project is called Gutenberg. The goal is to improve the interface and make it ready for the future.… More →

5 New Things You Can Do with WordPress 4.8

By / — One of WordPress’ best features is that it’s constantly improving and evolving. Frequent major and minor updates ensure the platform is secure, and provide new and improved functionality. The latest version – WordPress 4.8 – is no exception, so it’s… More →

How to Install and Setup WordPress Multisite Network

By / — Do you want to setup a WordPress multisite network? WordPress comes with a built-in capability to create multiple websites using the same WordPress install. In this article, we will show you how to install and setup a WordPress multisite network.… More →

My Intranet – WordPress Intranet Plugin

By / — My Intranet is a WordPress Intranet plugin. It is available for companies looking to manage an Intranet over WordPress. It includes multiple intranet features such as leave management, internal directory, employee profile and expense reports. As WordPress is, My Intranet… More →

How to Find, Cultivate and Retain Influencers for Your Online Store – BobWP

By / — What should you look for in an influencer to help you sell your products? Danny Brown gives us his insights and tips. More →

Agenda for July 6th Support Meeting

By / — General Announcements WordPress 4.8 – Any new recurring issues? Meeting time – Is it still at an OK time for the majority of attendees New Forum Welcome – Release and iterate Volunteer Orientations Checking in with International Support Liaisons For… More →

Time to Stock Up on British Pounds (GBP)

By / — The British Pound is going through tough times lately, and that makes it a great buy for investing purposes. What I would recommend is that you buy GBP now and then invest them in GBP-denominated real estate, such as the… More →

Answer Customer Questions with Product Enquiry Pro for WooCommerce

By / — As customers browse through your online store, they may have product-specific questions that may not be clear through the images or description. If customers aren’t sure of the product and don’t make an effort to find the contact section of… More →