WordPress News Digest for Monday, November 13, 2017

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iA Writer 5 for iOS Released, Web Collaboration Version Coming Soon

By / — iA Writer 5 for iOS was released last week, nearly a year after version 4. This update is free for those who purchased version 4 from the iOS App Store. iA Writer 5 for Mac is still in the works.… More →

Watch the State of the Woo! After You Give WooCommerce Your Name and Email Address

By / — If you didn’t watch the live stream or attend WooConf in-person, you’re in luck as videos from the event are starting to come online. The first talk highlights is the State of the Woo by Todd Wilkens, Head of WooCommerce.… More →

WordPress Weekly Digest: 11/13/17

By / — Every week brings fresh updates and news in the world of WordPress. This week we explore how to properly localize your site, compare ReactJS vs React Native, learn about creating automatic section menus in WordPress, and more!  How to Host… More →

Core JavaScript Meeting Time Change

By / — In response to feedback collected during and after last week’s JavaScript chat, the scheduled time of these meetings has been changed to occur one hour later, starting tomorrow at  and at the same time each Tuesday thereafter. A few respondents… More →

Download a Tasty & Free Coffee Shop Layout Pack for Divi

By / — Hey Divi Nation, thanks for joining us for the next installment of our ongoing Divi Design Initiative; where each week we give away a brand new, free Divi Layout Pack (complete with gorgeous high quality images) from our design team… More →

Object-Oriented Programming in WordPress: Analysis, Part 2

By / — Talking about object-orented programming in WordPress anchors us to a strong foundation and using practical examples will always be better than generics. More →

5 Best WordPress Maintenance Mode Plugins For Your Site

By / — If you need to make changes to the live version of your WordPress site, you probably don’t want your visitors walking in on you at an awkward moment. That’s what maintenance mode is for. It lets you throw up a… More →

Why purchasing a white label product is a good idea

By / — As a business owner, it is tough to build a customized product or service from scratch. Sure, having an entrepreneurial spirit is commendable, and can often lead to great success. However, there are also those times when you put your… More →

How to Remove v=XXXX string from WordPress URLs

By / — Are you seeing strange v=xxxx string in your WordPress URLs? Recently, one of our readers asked us how to get rid of v=xxxx string from their WordPress URLs. This string is made up of seemingly random letter and numbers added… More →

7 Best WordPress Backup Plugins of 2017 Compared (Pros and Cons)

By / — Let’s say disaster strikes your website. You could get in touch with your hosting company if your plan includes regular backups. But it might not be enough. Think about it: Your site goes down because a bad or incompatible plugin… More →

WordPress 4.9: What You Can Expect in the Next Release

By / — Wondering what’s coming in WordPress 4.9? With all the talk of the Gutenberg Editor, it’s easy to forget that we have one more major release scheduled before Gutenberg is slated to become part of the WordPress core. WordPress 4.9 doesn’t… More →

My Hardware Setup – 2017 Edition

By / — This is the hardware that makes up my office. These items are all I need to run my business from wherever I am around the world. Since this year I am doing less work on-the-go and have mostly been working… More →

Podcast E194 – The CRM Update

By / — This week I share my CRM usage update. [powerpress] More →

WordCamp US: Here I Come… and What It Really Means to Me – BobWP

By / — Everyone has their own reasons for going to WordCamp US. For me, it is an integral part of our site and its content. More →

Go “Beyond Pages” with Toolset and Make Your Theme or Plugin Custom Types Ready

By / — Clients always need advanced and highly specific features for their sites. Developing every single functionality required by clients from scratch and customizing it to meet their preferences can be time-consuming. Toolset enables you to address your users’ needs (whether beginner… More →

Weekly Design Updates

By / — This is the weekly call for updates for those contributing to design, as outlined here. The idea of these it to keep all designers connected. If you are contributing to design please add your reply as a comment to this… More →