WordPress News Digest for Monday, September 7, 2015

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7 of the Best Blogs for Learning Copywriting

By / — Let me ask you one question: How’s the conversion on your site? If your ears are now drooping and you suddenly feel the need to go skulking off to wallow in self-pity as you begin to ponder those numbers — don’t.… More →

A Special Thanks to My Sponsors – BobWP

By / — I wanted to do this post and create this list to show my appreciation to all the sponsors of my local workshops who have joined me in sharing my passion for education in the WordPress community. The post A Special… More →

Accessibility Usertest: Select2

By / — In the last 2 weeks @lindsaymac and @helen requested if the Accessibility Team could take a look at Select2.  Select2 is a jQuery replacement for select boxes and gives you a customizable select box with support for searching, tagging, remote… More →

Best Free and Premium Sticky Header Plugins for WordPress

By / — If configured properly, sticky header WordPress plugins can bring you more returning customers, more satisfied users and ultimately, more conversions. The post Best Free and Premium Sticky Header Plugins for WordPress appeared first on Best Premium & Free WordPress Themes. More →

Custom Database API – Reasons for Custom Tables and an API

By / — While the WordPress database class and the other APIs available make it easy to interact with the WordPress databases, large plugins are often more reliable and simpler to debug when they have a custom database API. Check out this great tutorial from Pippin… More →

EP152 – Improving your WooCommerce store UI – Sept 7 2015 – WPwatercooler

By / — This week on WPwatercooler we'll be discussing how to go about improving the UI of your WooCommerce store. From an increase in sales to a better users buying experience we'll cover it all in our 30 minute show. Show airs… More →

GoDaddy’s New Email Marketing Plugin Makes Implementation a Breeze

By / — Email marketing is a tried and true way to create, retain, and effectively advertise to your loyal blog or business following. Research shows a message is five times more likely to be seen through email than on social media like… More →

How to Fix “Googlebot cannot access CSS and JS files” Error in WordPress

By / — Are you seeing ‘Googlebot cannot access CSS and JS files’ warning in Google webmaster tools account for your WordPress site? The message contains links to instructions on how to fix this issue, but those instructions are not very easy to… More →

Live website reviews: lessons learned

By / — Just the other day, I was at this local event where we did some live reviews for small business owners. It’s always a lot of fun to experience live reactions to some of the statements we make. People start frowning,… More →

Managing Multiple WordPress Sites: The Ultimate Guide

By / — Managing more than one WordPress site can be time consuming, especially when it comes time to updating plugins and themes. Save time clicking buttons with one of these WordPress management services. More →

Meeting Agenda: September 8, 2015

By / — Topics for discussion: Twenty Sixteen ( Have you tested it yet? ) Open floor If you have a topic you’d like to discuss, let us know in the comments! More →

MicroConf Europe Recap, and Why WordPress Product Sellers Should Attend

By / — A short while ago I had announced that I'd be attending MicroConf Europe here in Barcelona. MicroConf is a conference for self-funded startups. When I heard that description the first time I heard of MicroConf, I immediately thought of the… More →

On Site Advertising: Affiliates

By / — Basically I'm really bad about these. More →

The Ultimate eCommerce Website Builder: WordPress

By / — I remember the pain and frustration I experienced while building my first eCommerce website. Back in the Internet stone-age, there were no eCommerce site building tools. I coded the whole website from scratch! It was a miserable and impossibly complicated… More →

Version 0.2 of Contact Form 7 Controls

By / — During the weekend I updated the Contact Form 7 Extras plugin to make it compatible with the latest version of the Contact Form 7 plugin which removed one of the hooks that was used for adding the admin meta boxes.… More →

WP REST API v2 Documentation Meeting

By / — Our current documentation for version 2 of the WP REST API is minimal at best. We need your help to build a resource for developers looking to use the WP REST API v2. Please join us in #core-restapi to discuss… More →

What Is the Assets Directory?

By / — Last week, I wrote a short post asking What Is the Vendor Directory? which yielded a number of great responses, but it also resulted in a number of different questions, all of which were related, but none of which could… More →

WordPress Labor Day Coupon Codes & Deals 2015

By / — Today is Labor Day in the USA, a national holiday to “honor the American labor movement and the contributions that workers have made to the strength, prosperity, and well-being of their country.” It’s also one of biggest sales weekends after… More →