WordPress News Digest for Sunday, April 10, 2016

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An Introduction to Object-Oriented Code for WordPress Plugins

By / — If you're new to object-oriented programming, you know it's hard work trying to wrap your head around it. So here's a straightforward guide for beginners. More →

Hello I’m the plugin author for Yasr Yet…

By / — Hello, I’m the plugin author for Yasr – Yet Another Stars Rating https://wordpress.org/plugins/yet-another-stars-rating/ I would like to have the following user approve translations for my plugin. Please add this WordPress.org user as translation editor for this local. # sk_SK –… More →

Hello Polyglots I am the author of the…

By / — Hello Polyglots! I am the author of the following plugins: 1. our-partners-by-wowdevshop: https://wordpress.org/plugins/our-partners-by-wowdevshop/ 2. our-programs-by-wowdevshop https://wordpress.org/plugins/our-programs-by-wowdevshop/ 3. rename-post-labels-by-wowdevshop https://wordpress.org/plugins/rename-post-labels-by-wowdevshop/ We would like to have the following users approve translations for our plugin. Could you please add this WordPress.org users as… More →

Hello Polyglots I am the author of the…

By / — Hello Polyglots! I am the author of the following plugins: 1. our-partners-by-wowdevshop: https://wordpress.org/plugins/our-partners-by-wowdevshop/ 2. our-programs-by-wowdevshop https://wordpress.org/plugins/our-programs-by-wowdevshop/ 3. rename-post-labels-by-wowdevshop https://wordpress.org/plugins/rename-post-labels-by-wowdevshop/ We would like to have the following users approve translations for our plugin. Could you please add this WordPress.org users as… More →

Hello Polyglots I am the author of the…

By / — Hello Polyglots! I am the author of the following plugins: 1. our-partners-by-wowdevshop: https://wordpress.org/plugins/our-partners-by-wowdevshop/ 2. our-programs-by-wowdevshop https://wordpress.org/plugins/our-programs-by-wowdevshop/ 3. rename-post-labels-by-wowdevshop https://wordpress.org/plugins/rename-post-labels-by-wowdevshop/ We would like to have the following users approve translations for our plugin. Could you please add this WordPress.org users as… More →

Last Friday the WordCamp London Contributor Day was…

By / — Last Friday, the WordCamp London Contributor Day was held. I personally didn’t expect to see a great Polyglots turnup there, since it’s an English-speaking country. You can imagine my surprise when we ended up with a team almost as big… More →

My First CrossFit Open

By / — A few weeks ago I completed my first CrossFit Open. My friend John described the CrossFit Open really well in his recap post: The CrossFit Open is an annual event where each week for 5 weeks the global CrossFit community… More →

Release Dry Run and Window, RC2 and String Freeze

By / — Hey everyone! The WordPress 4.5 release proceedings will start at , with the expectation of release within 2-3 hours of that meeting time. This time allows a decent margin before 5pm EDT (), at which point a punt to the next… More →

The Power of “Thank You” Emails (And How & When to Use Them)

By / — These days, online shoppers are accustomed to competitive prices, impressive product ranges, and a streamlined shopping experience. Most eCommerce stores are doing the fundamentals right, and this has resulted in over 70% of Americans hopping online regularly to make purchases.… More →

Week of April 10

By / — This week we had 79 active reviewers! Great job everybody and thank you so much for contributing to reviewing themes! Even one theme a week can make a difference! Take the time and thank the following people when you can!… More →

Weekly Meeting Agenda – 12 April 2016

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 WordPress 4.5 is planned to release on Tuesday, April 12, 2016. Remember to test your themes… More →

WordPress 4.5 Hard String Freeze

By / — Hello Polyglots! WordPress 4.5 RC2 has just been released, and with it, there is now a hard string freeze for WordPress 4.5 (including the About Page). My apologies for the delay! I hoped to deliver this news much sooner. Release proceedings… More →

WordPress 4.5 RC2

By / — The second release candidate for WordPress 4.5 is now available. We’ve made 91 changes since the first release candidate. RC means we think we’re done, but with millions of users and thousands of plugins and themes, it’s possible we’ve missed… More →