WordPress News Digest for Monday, December 21, 2015

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6 tips for coming up with blog ideas

By / — Your keyword research will give you much direction on what to blog about. You’ll have to unlock content around specific words. A word is not yet a topic though. Next to a keyword, you’ll need an angle, a specific story around… More →

Accessibility Handbook and Docs Update

By / — Since WordCamp US we’ve gotten a lot more people contributing to the wpA11y Documentation team.  Welcome to Robert Jolly (@iamjolly), Barret Golding (@hearvox), Job Thomas (@jobtex) Scott Mann, Rachel Vasquez (@rachievee) and Nancy Thanki (@nancythanki)! The spreadsheet for contributing the the Accessibility… More →

Best of Best WordPress Tutorials of 2015 on WPBeginner

By / — 2015 is about to come to an end and what a great year it was. We want to thank all of you for your continued support of WPBeginner over the past 6 years of our existence. As we look back… More →


By / — Fully explaining what it is your product does is an absolute must. More →

EP167 – Discussing WordPress 4.4 – Dec 21 2015 –

By / — This week on WPwatercooler we'll be discussing WordPress 4.4 – New Default Theme Twenty Sixteen, Responsive Images, post embeds, REST API, terms meta and other awesome nuggets. Show airs Dec 21 at 11:00 AM PST The post EP167 – Discussing… More →

Genesis Child Theme Tutorials on BobWP – BobWP

By / — Here are a few Genesis child theme tutorials from our blog here. The tutorials include two videos, text and screenshots to help you learn more about the theme, how to set up the demo and it's flexibility. The post Genesis… More →

Hello Polyglots I’m building my first internationalised version…

By / — Hello Polyglots. I’m building my first internationalised version of my plugin Culture Object – https://wordpress.org/plugins/culture-object/ And will also adding i18n to my other plugins in the near future: OAuth Twitter Feed for Developers – https://wordpress.org/plugins/oauth-twitter-feed-for-developers/ Dominant Color – https://wordpress.org/plugins/dominant-color/ Please… More →

How to Convert Wix to WordPress: A Complete Guide to All Your Options

By / — Wix can seem like a good option for small businesses looking to set up their own website because you can create a site quickly using their beautiful templates and intuitive drag-and-drop interface. However, its limitations become more obvious as businesses grow, and the… More →

Income Tax and Christmas: A ManageWP Case Study

By / — Let’s face it – nobody likes taxes, but they are a necessity if you like having roads to drive your car on. Also, things like water, electricity, the Internet are funded by your taxes – you know, just the foundations… More →

Listable – An Easy to Use and Extensible WordPress Directory Theme

By / — Developing a WordPress website that will enable you to showcase and promote local businesses, events, attractions, and services requires selecting the right theme along with the specific plugins required to achieve the desired functionality. In creating Listable, the team at… More →

Marketing tactics for new stores (and the extensions to make them happen)

By / — When you start an online store, there are hundreds of things that demand your attention. Along with the basics — order fulfillment, customer service, restocking and producing products — there are also tactics designed to grow and improve your business.… More →

New Plugin Restores Lost Functionality in WordPress

By / — Over time, features and user interface elements in WordPress are removed or hidden from view. This generally occurs after a significant amount of discussion. Since WordPress is used by so many people, even a small percentage of users who depend… More →

Off for holidays

By / — Hello everyone, As most of you know, holidays are coming. Time to be thankful and to reflect on ourselves. It’s also time to take a break. The next weekly Polyglots chat will be on Jan, 6th. Please allow for a bit… More →

Recommended Tools For Bloggers

By / — Blogging is one of those things that a lot of people enjoy – some do it daily, some weekly, and some whenever they want. There isn't a single right way to go about it either. It's all about what your… More →

Savor Sapor

By / — A minimalist theme crafted by Automattic’s Tammie Lister, Sapor is geared to showcase your passions. Designed with food blogging in … Continue reading → More →

Torque Weekly Digest: 12/21/15

By / — Here we provide a weekly recap of the biggest stories from torquemag.io. Dedicated to informing new and advanced WordPress users about the industry, Torque is a hub for WordPress news, business, and community. Here are some of last week’s top stories from… More →

WordPress Admin Over SSL in Multisite

By / — Here is how to enforce SSL for WordPress admin only on certain sites on your Multisite network by adding this snippet to wp-config.php: $ssl_domains = array( 'example.com', 'anotherexample.com', ); if ( in_array( $_SERVER['SERVER_NAME'], $ssl_domains ) ) { define( 'FORCE_SSL_ADMIN', true… More →

WordPress Community Growing in Pakistan, 500+ Attend Lahore Meetup

By / — Over the weekend, the WordPress community in Lahore, Pakistan held its third monthly meetup. The first meetup had just a few dozen attendees, the second approximately 300, and this weekend they had more than 500 WordPress professionals and enthusiasts. Attendee… More →