WordPress News Digest for Friday, September 22, 2017

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Clipular: A Good Screenshot Extension for Google Chrome

By / — I sometimes need to take long browser screenshots, including in this week’s article: More →

Why WordPress Is Ideal for Startups & Entrepreneurs

By / — Startups and entrepreneurs are usually huge on ideas and short on cash. Generally speaking, most startups do understand that a… The post Why WordPress Is Ideal for Startups & Entrepreneurs appeared first on WPExplorer. More →

Hacked Websites Mine Cryptocurrencies

By / — Cryptocurrencies are all the rage now. Bitcoin, altcoins, blockchain, ICO, mining farms, skyrocketing exchange rates – you see or hear this everyday in news now. Everyone seems to be trying to jump on this bandwagon. This trend resulted in emergence… More →

Breaking Into the Divi Economy with Jerry Simmons – The Divi Nation Podcast, Episode 62

By / — Hey Divi Nation, we’re back this week with another episode of our podcast and video show that highlights yet another standout individual in our community. This week, I got to sit down and chat with Jerry Simmons. Jerry is someone… More →

Weekly WordPress News: WordPress 4.8.2 Security Release

By / — WordPress 4.8.2 dropped a few days ago. It fixes a variety of security issues, so it’s important that you quickly update. If your site has automatic updates turned on, you should already have the latest version at this point. If… More →

How store owners can automate their online business

By / — Running a successful business is tough. There are transactions to track, products to update and restock, new customers to onboard, support tickets to manage—and the list goes on. Plus, with your store open for business 24/7, the pressure is on… More →

How to Add a Facebook Messenger Chat Box to WordPress

By / — You know those live chat boxes you see all over the web, now? There’s a reason they’ve become so ubiquitous – people like using live chat to get instant access to a human. But live chat plugins aren’t the only… More →

The No-Plugin Guide for a Multilingual WordPress Site Using Multisite

By / — It’s easy to forget that the internet is a World Wide Web. Which means that people from all over the world have access to your website. So, if you only serve content in one language, you’re at a potential disadvantage.… More →

9 Powerful Ways Digital Publishers Can Increase Readership

By / — We’ve all been there. Spent hours writing a post, hit publish and… got nothing. The web sure can be a […] The post 9 Powerful Ways Digital Publishers Can Increase Readership appeared first on Pagely®. More →

Titles and meta variables in Yoast SEO

By / — Variables have become a staple of Yoast SEO. Variables make it possible to automate certain processes on your site. They also make it easy to change large batches of meta descriptions for instance, since you only have to change the… More →

How to Create a Video Gallery in WordPress (Step by Step)

By / — Recently, a user asked us how to create a video gallery in WordPress. WordPress makes it easy to embed videos in your blog posts, but it does not allow you to create video galleries out of the box. In this… More →

Is Freemius the Right Choice for your Plugin or Theme Business?

By / — Freemius may sound like a background character from Game of Thrones, but alas. Freemius is a WordPress plugin service with a really neat concept: you can sell your plugins and themes through the WordPress dashboard instead of using an external… More →

Wisdm Games for WordPress: A Detailed Plugin Review

By / — A complete review of Wisdm Games for WordPress, a plugin that lets you add exciting games to your website with ease! More →

Weekly Roundup: September 22, 2017

By / — A weekly roundup from 35,000 feet this week! ✈️ New or Updated Plugins & Themes WooCommerce Memberships version 1.9 adds performance optimizations, along with new features like the ability to create new users while adding members, exclusions from its non-members… More →

EP249 – You’ve spoken at a WordPress Meetup, now what?

By / — This week on WPwatercooler we'll be discussing what do to after speaking at a WordPress meetup. The post EP249 – You’ve spoken at a WordPress Meetup, now what? appeared first on WPwatercooler. More →

DonateWC Reaches Fundraising Goal

By / — DonateWC, an initiative focused on providing less fortunate people an opportunity to attend large WordCamps has reached its fundraising goal of 1,000€. Ines van Essen expressed gratitude and appreciation for the donations. “The responses and feedback that have come in… More →