WordPress News Digest for Wednesday, January 18, 2017

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WPWeekly Episode 260 – SiteGround, Affiliate Summit Recap, and New Security Czar

By / — In this episode of WordPress Weekly, Marcus Couch recaps his trip to Affiliate Summit 2017 held in Las Vegas, Nevada last weekend. Based on the vendors that were on the expo floor, mobile is the e-commerce platform of the future.… More →

Refactoring WordPress Plugins: A Small Example

By / — Refactoring WordPress plugins is work. But if you start with small functions and gradually work your way around the codebase, it gets easier. Refactoring WordPress Plugins: A Small Example was written by Tom. For more on WordPress, development, and resources… More →

SEO fact or fiction?

By / — SEO has a somewhat questionable reputation. Why is that? At Yoast, we advise you to make an awesome website. Our SEO advice always comes down to: make sure to outrank the competition by being the best result. We actually collaborate with… More →

PHP Ternary Operations

By / — Understing a faster way to sort through true/false scenarios in PHP. The post PHP Ternary Operations appeared first on Half-Elf on Tech. More →

How to add Awesome Typography in WordPress with Typekit

By / — Have you ever wondered how designers are able to use beautiful custom web fonts on their sites? Often they’re adding custom fonts to WordPress using Typekit, an Adobe service that gives you access to high quality fonts. In this article, we’ll show you how… More →

The Ultimate WordPress Development Environment

By / — Over the past couple of years, I’ve written loads of tutorials here on the WPMU DEV Blog in which I share tidbits about the development environments I use. So today, I thought it’s about time I share a full environment,… More →

X-post: Theme Developer Handbook released

By / — X-post from +make.wordpress.org/docs: Theme Developer Handbook releasedLogin to Reply More →

The 19 Best WordPress Themes for Bands, Musicians and Recording Artists in 2017

By / — With so many people now discovering and listening to music online, it’s important for any serious musician to have an impressive website to showcase their talent. What’s more, unique design elements and functionality could be the difference in getting your music heard,… More →

How to Automatically Publish Your Posts to Social Media

By / — The importance of social media cannot be understated.  And what’s better, your loyal customers, potential customers, and anyone in between, want you to reach out to them on their favorite social media networks. However, sharing your newly created content manually… More →

Selling WooCommerce Product Packages from the Same Inventory

By / — Todays Ask Sell with WP question is from Pete: I’m selling products that can be sold individually, in a pack of 4, or in a pack of 12, which is done in the variables dropdown. The problem is for stock… More →

Dev Chat Agenda for January 18th (4.7.2 week 1)

By / — This is the agenda for the weekly dev meeting on : Schedule reminder: 4.7.1 launched on January 11th (News blog post); 4.7.2 lead & timing to be discussed REST API team update Customizer team update (also, prior meeting notes) Read: Editor Technical… More →