WordPress News Digest for Wednesday, January 13, 2016

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10 free WooCommerce extensions for new stores to consider

By / — Starting your WooCommerce store is a thrilling experience. We know that heaps of hard work goes into each launch, whether you’re selling a single subscription service or hundreds of unique items sourced globally. With so much to consider during setup, from payment gateways to… More →

Agenda for the Polyglots chat on Jan 13th

By / — Hello dear polyglots, Short agenda for today’s chat: Locale stats Tech update Let’s discuss translation sprints/mini local contributor days focused on translating Open discussion See you on Slack!   More →

Feature Plugin Chat notes for Jan 12

By / — Agenda Reviewed the feature plugins https://make.wordpress.org/core/features-as-plugins/ Plugin leads asked to offer Status and Blockers updates, call for feedback and discussion. Open floor Feature Plugin Updates REST API: @rachelbaker & @danielbachhuber updated: Status: 4.5 is the goal for completing the core… More →

From Slow Site Performance To Super Speedy WordPress

By / — There’s a growing community of people in this country who are skipping out on the traditional roles our society sets out for us and making a life of their own. This means working remotely, often living in an RV or… More →

Hello Polyglots I am the plugin author for…

By / — Hello Polyglots! I am the plugin author for The SEO Framework https://wordpress.org/plugins/autodescription/. We have a number of great translation editors that we’d like to be able to approve translation for our plugin(s). Please add the following WordPress.org users as translation… More →

Hi Why does the English Australia WordPress language…

By / — Hi, Why does the English (Australia) WordPress language have the date format in mm/dd/yyyy, which is the USA date format. The English (Australia) language should have the same format as the English (UK) version which is dd/mm/yyyy. More →

How to Achieve a Google PageSpeed Score of 90% or Higher with Your WordPress Website

By / — In this article I’m going to explain two major speed measurement standards Google Page Speed Insights and GTmetrix, the factor they both consider when assessing and benchmarking websites and the best practices to improve them in your WordPress-based website. I… More →

How to Add and Improve Readability Score in WordPress Posts

By / — Want to improve the readability of your site? The easiest way to do this is by adding a readability score analysis in WordPress. It allows you to analyze your posts and pages for readability using industry standard tools. In this… More →

How to Segment Your Email List to Increase Open and Click Rates

By / — Email lists have never been more popular. Bringing in new visitors through search engines and link-building strategies is great, but your site and any revenue you hope to make from it will suffer if you don’t get those visitors to… More →

JavaScript for WordPress Master Course Kickstarter

By / — At WordCamp US, Matt Mullenweg gave all us in the WordPress community some pretty big homework: “Learn JavaScript, deeply.” If you’ve taken this to heart and have made learning JavaScript a new year’s resolution, check out this new class created by WordPress… More →

Not Ditching ZenPhoto After All

By / — Walking through the problems that made me stick with ZenPhoto after all. More →

Notes from the Polyglots chat on January 13th

By / — Logs: https://wordpress.slack.com/archives/polyglots/p1452682206003867 Locale stats Releases: 158 locales. 50 locales up to date. 7 locales behind by minor versions (#de_CH, #lv, #es_CL, #te, #th, #uk, #cy). 12 locales behind by one major version (#vi, #tl, #es_VE, #es_PE, #sl_SI, #gd, #fa_IR, #ka_GE, #cs_CZ,… More →

Resetting Your WordPress Password if It’s Not Being Emailed to You – BobWP

By / — If you are trying to retrieve and reset your WordPress password, and the link isn't being emailed to you, you may have to dive into the depths of your database. Here are the steps for doing that. The post Resetting… More →

WP Asset Clean Up Plugin Removes Unused Styles and Scripts

By / — In 2010 Google patented its methods for using resource load times in ranking search results. The published patent describes how Google factors in page speed when presenting results: A search result for a resource having a short load time relative… More →

WordPress Android 5.0-rc-1 released in the beta channel

By / — Hi Makers. WordPress for Android version 5.0-rc-1 has been released in the Google Play Store. If you want to help us test the beta and download the bleeding edge versions of WordPress for Android, you must join our Google Plus… More →