WordPress News Digest for Monday, June 6, 2016

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10 Top Conversion-Focused WordPress Themes for a Productive Website

By / — Conversions are the bread and butter of any online business. No conversions = no money. It’s a simple equation. Therefore, it follows that creating a conversion-focused website should definitely be one of your top priorities. But it isn’t always easy… More →

20+ Best WordPress Marketing Themes

By / — These 22 marketing themes have been developed to let you build a business website which showcases your service in a modern and fresh way. Whether you’re creating a new marketing blog, a new site for a SEO company or for an ad agency,… More →

Agenda for 2016 June 7

By / — The Theme Review Team holds a meeting weekly and we encourage all members to attend. Channel: #themereview | Time: 18:00 UTC Topic : open discussion The meetings typically last 30 minutes. If time permits, additional topics may be discussed. If you have… More →

An Embarrassing First Release

By / — I've talked before about my idea of shipping a "strong 1.0" when it comes to working on projects for yourself or for other people but what if that version is an embarrassing first release? There's a quote that many of… More →

Bug Scrubs for 4.6 Milestone

By / — As announced in last week’s dev chat we’ll do three bug scrubs for the 4.6 milestone this week. These bug scrubs will only focus on tickets that are milestoned for 4.6 inclusion, in order to reduce the number of tickets open in… More →

Code Club Volunteering

By / — Over the last year I've been volunteering at Stafford Library, running a Code Club. A weekly after school coding club designed for children aged 9-11. In this post I'll give an overview of what Code Club covers and some of my experiences since getting involved.… More →

EP191 – Keeping the WordPress spark alive after 13 years – WPwatercooler

By / — This week on WPwatercooler we're going to be discussing how to keep the WordPress spark alive after 13 years. Show airs June 6 at 11am PDT / 2pm EDT / 7PM UTC The post EP191 – Keeping the WordPress spark… More →

Episode 15: WordPress Website Security with Neill Feather of SiteLock – BobWP – Your Trusted WordPress Source

By / — In today's show I am talking with President of SiteLock, Neill Feather. Although this was from our Do the Woo podcast, Neill shares a ton of information about website security that you will learn from even if you don't run… More →

Free Divi Layout Pack For Modern Homepages & Single Page Websites

By / — Welcome to Day 7 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 →

Growing a Lifestyle Business Without Losing the Lifestyle

By / — One of the driving forces that has attracted a lot of us to WordPress has been the ability to cultivate a life and career that affords a good deal of freedom and autonomy. In this recent post from Post Status,… More →

How Jupiter Helped a Humanitarian Web Designer Create Stunning Websites for Nonprofit Organizations

By / — Throughout the evolution of Artbees we have been privileged to witness the birth of thousands of beautifully crafted websites created by our own users. One of the sectors which is getting powered by Artbees Themes is non-profits. In our interview with Micah Blumental… More →

How to Rename the Uncategorized Category in WordPress

By / — When you install a fresh copy of WordPress, it comes with 1 default post, 1 default comment, and 1 default category. This category is named Uncategorized. Unlike the post and the comment this category cannot be deleted because it serves… More →

Is This A Good Name For Your Project?

By / — Names should be unique. They should be distinct. The should be yours. More →

Thank you all

By / — I’m thankful for weird people out there ’cause they’re some of the most creative people. Channing Tatum Yes, a little late but here are the ones who have helped review themes, approved themes, and guided others on their path to… More →

This Week in 4.6: June 6 – June 12

By / — This is the jump-start post for the seventh week of the WordPress 4.6 release cycle. The feature plugin merge window is scheduled to open this week on Wednesday, June 8th, and to close one week later on Wednesday, June 15th. Beta 1… More →

Torque Weekly Digest: 6/6/16

By / — Here we provide a weekly recap of the biggest stories from torquemag.io. Dedicated to informing new and advanced WordPress users about the industry, Torque is a hub for WordPress news, business, and community. Here are some of last week’s top stories from Torque: DOC… More →

WordPress Security Is Not About Plugins

By / — Welcome to 2016, the year where WordPress powers more than a quarter of all websites on the Internet. For a lot us involved with the WordPress community, this was a fantastic piece of news. But for those concerned with WordPress security,… More →