WordPress News Digest for Thursday, January 12, 2017

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Platform Update 

By / — The great thing about having Pagely handle things for you is you can count on us to make sure your […] The post Platform Update  appeared first on Pagely®. More →

Top Learning Management System Plugins For WordPress

By / — The internet is a great place to pick up a skills and knowledge. Right from your study table at home,… The post Top Learning Management System Plugins For WordPress appeared first on WPExplorer. More →

ManageWP Clone Feature Just Got Even Better

By / — 2017 is kicking off with some fantastic development news. We have released a huge improvement of the ManageWP Clone feature that internally we like to call Clone V3. It is on a completely new level technically, and I brought in Milos… More →

How to Create a Slide-in Top Bar Ad with the Divi Code Module

By / — As I mentioned a few days ago with my post on how to add a floating action button to your site using the Divi Code Module, I’ve been creating more pens on Codepen.io for use with Divi–both with Code Module… More →

Quickly Determine the Theme File WordPress is Loading on a Page

By / — We’ve talked about the WordPress template hierarchy before on WPShout a few different times. Here are the highlights: More →

Using a WordPress Hook for Updating Options

By / — Updating options within the WordPress admin is easy, but what if you want to update a second, related option whenever another one is toggled. Using a WordPress Hook for Updating Options was written by Tom. For more on WordPress, development,… More →

How to start your keyword research: a case study

By / — If you start a new site, either a blog or an online shop, you won’t rank immediately. So, what’s the first step you need to take to boost your rankings? In our view, you should always start with keyword research. Take… More →

27 Must Have WordPress Plugins to Kickstart Any New Website

By / — Don’t get me wrong, a fresh installation of WordPress is great and all, but if you really want to kick your site into gear, you’re going to need some top-notch plugins to get the job done. There are certain plugins that… More →

Easily Embed Facebook Events in WordPress!

By / — Social media has become a huge part of our daily lives for many of us. For those of us running a WordPress website, for business or for fun, so has WordPress! We’ll explore a joining of those two worlds today,… More →

How to Style Any WordPress Theme’s Navigation Menu

By / — As its name suggests, your WordPress navigation menu is a means for your visitors to steer their way through your website. It’s essential, therefore, that your menus are easy to find and even simpler to use. However, while it’s important to… More →

How to Create a Website With WordPress – Step by Step Guide

By / — If you’re interested in launching a website, you’ve probably heard about this “WordPress” thing. That's because self-hosted WordPress now powers over 27% of the known web, making it by far the most popular tool to build a website. But despite… More →

Tom McFarlin to Launch Marketplace for Blogging Plugins, Finds New Maintainer for WordPress.org Plugins

By / — Daily blogger and plugin author Tom McFarlin has found a new maintainer for five of his WordPress.org plugins. Within two days of putting the plugins up for adoption, McFarlin announced that Philip Arthur Moore will be taking over Category Sticky… More →


By / — I’m taking it easy this week, nothing too crazy — just sharing good meals and wine with friends. Which is probably a good example of my goals for the year: putting family and loved ones first, slowing down (to go… More →


By / — It’s a happy day, because Maggie turns 12 this week. I would sell my soul for 12 more. More →