WordPress News Digest for Friday, March 18, 2016

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20 Best Free Themes for Corporate Website

By / — It is not a secret that website is the first thing which is checked by the clients. If you want to start successful profitable cooperation with the people, you need to have a stunning corporate site. Creating a website for… More →

Automatically Assign User Roles on Signup with Membership 2 Pro for WordPress

By / — Manually adding members to your site who need different user roles is a real time waster. With Membership 2 Pro, you can easily automate your site's signups and enable visitors to sign up with a user role or custom capability. More →

Composer and WordPress’ Plugin Preflight Check

By / — More control over Composer means fewer conflicts with SVN's preflight checks on WordPress.org More →

Cory Miller and Pippin Williamson Discuss the Importance of Mental Health on Office Hours Podcast

By / — In the latest episode of Office Hours, a WordPress business podcast, host Carrie Dils interviewed Cory Miller and Pippin Williamson to discuss the importance of personal wellness. The episode is titled “Taking Care of Your Business Means Taking Care of… More →

Divi Nation Short: How to Build a Lead Generation Page with Divi’s Contact Form Module

By / — Welcome to another edition of Divi Nation! This time around we’re diving into a step-by-step tutorial on how to build a lead generation page (also known as a squeeze page) using Divi’s contact form module as a form builder. The… More →

Getting Hit By A Car: The True Measure Of The WP Engine Community

By / — Recently, one of our San Antonio support techs, Daniel, was hit by a car while riding his bike into work. His bike is his main source of transportation, and he couldn’t get around easily without it. Fortunately, he wasn’t hurt,… More →

Hi I’m the developer of View Admin As…

By / — Hi, I’m the developer of View Admin As, I’d like to be added as translation editor for #nl_NL https://wordpress.org/plugins/view-admin-as/ More →

How to Move GoDaddy Website Builder Site to WordPress

By / — Recently one of our users asked us how to move a GoDaddy Website Builder site to WordPress. GoDaddy offers a website builder tool that allows users to create websites using simple drag and drop tools. However, many users quickly realize… More →

How to improve your WooCommerce-powered electronics store

By / — Consumer electronics stores — those selling items like smartphones, tablets, cameras, audio equipment, and so on — are flocking to WooCommerce. Thanks to the strong backbone of WordPress and the limitless potential provided by extensions, it’s no wonder store owners choose this… More →

Is W3C Replicating the WordPress Pingback System?

By / — This post was contributed by guest author James Richman. James writes about marketing, digital design, entrepreneurship, and technology. He has gained most of his experience from running a variety of his own businesses for more than a decade.   On… More →

Protecting your Magento store against Malware

By / — Magento have released a new security notice regarding stores detected with Malware. This Malware is capable of stealing customers credit card information. Whilst it is not clear how these exploits are being executed, it is strongly thought that unauthorised access… More →

Social Marketplace: Build an Online Multi-Vendor Marketplace using BuddyPress & WC Vendors

By / — Today we are looking at a WordPress theme named Social Marketplace, which has been built by BuddyBoss and is designed to work in conjunction with the BuddyPress social network plugin and WC Vendors marketplace plugin to allow you to create… More →

Speaking at WordCamp Atlanta 2016

By / — This weekend, I'll be speaking at WordCamp Atlanta 2016. If you're in town for the conference, then let's aim to say hey or to hang out a bit at the conference. There are a lot of great speakers and a… More →

WP Ninjas Friday Roundup: The Kenatee Edition

By / — The Kenatee is coming to WordCamp Atlanta! What is a Kenatee, you might ask? It may or may not be our Junior Developer Kenny, who one day over lunch may have mentioned to our CEO that he’d like to go… More →

WPForms Aims to be the Most Beginner Friendly Forms Plugin for WordPress

By / — WPForms Lite is a new plugin developed by Syed Balkhi and Jared Atchison that aims to be the most beginner friendly form creation plugin in the market, “We made simple tasks EASY rather than letting the complex tasks define how… More →

WordPress 4.5 to Add oEmbed Support for Twitter Moments and Timelines

By / — WordPress introduced oEmbed support for tweets in its 3.4 release, but recent changes to Twitter’s API requires updates to core. On May 1, Twitter will be removing the XML response format from the single Tweet oEmbed endpoint. Twitter engineer Niall… More →

WordPress Hosting — Draft podcast

By / — In this episode, Joe and Brian talk all about WordPress hosting, including the different types of hosting that are available, our technical preferences, and some of the non-technical issues that surround hosting in the WordPress world. More →