WordPress News Digest for Tuesday, June 24, 2014

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10 Top Quality Plugins for Creating Custom WordPress Forms

By / — A good-looking form gives your site a professional appearance, and also and helps streamline your online communication. Check out our list of some of the more popular WordPress forms plugins. More →

4 Brands Getting E-Commerce Social Media Right

By / — I know I don’t have to tell you how important social media is to your success online. It doesn’t matter what kind of business you run; law firms, consultancies, and retailers alike have all found social media to be an… More →

Better local development with Airplane Mode

By / — Websites are complicated these days. Even when we work locally, we typically still need to make a bunch of calls to external, online applications, on any given page load. If you’re ever without an internet connection, but still attempt to… More →

Crowd Favorite to acquire Forty, a UX and design agency

By / — I’m super excited that I’ll be working alongside my friend James Archer and his talented team. This is a great next step for Crowd Favorite. This post is part of the thread: Crowd Favorite – an ongoing story on this… More →

Digital Design Leadership: Alex King

By / — I’m a big fan of good interviewers, so I was thrilled when Richard Banfield (CEO of Fresh Tilled Soil) asked me to sit down with him for his series on digital design leadership. Richard asks some good probing questions about… More →

Draft guide for accessibility-ready reviewers

By / — To go along with the accessibility-ready guidelines, I’ve been working on a document to help people who want to help perform accessibility reviews on themes. This document is targeted at members of the accessibility team who want to help support… More →

Easy Pricing Table Plugin Creates Beautiful, Responsive Pricing Tables for WordPress

By / — A pricing table gives your potential customers the ability to quickly compare and visualize the different feature options within your pricing structure. With a little bit of pricing strategy, these comparison tables can be an effective way of positioning your… More →

Embrace hard work!

By / — The real answer is to spend a deep amount of time stepping into something to learn, because when you learn it, when you truly understand it, it can change the trajectory of your life. People with deep knowledge of things… More →

Free Revisr Plugin Offers Git Management for WordPress

By / — This month we featured a project called VersionPress that brings version control to WordPress, a concept that has many in the community excited. The VersionPress development team is seeking $30,000 in funding by the end of June in order to… More →

From ‘Glasshole’ to Glassionista

By / — Let’s be honest, Google Glass looks a little ridiculous. Having a small computer mounted to the side of your head doesn’t exactly scream chic. Since Glass made its debut back in 2012—granting “Explorers,” a group […] The post From ‘Glasshole’… More →

Generating More Leads With Divi

By / — This post is part of our Customer Spotlight series. If you have an interesting story to tell and would like to share your experience with WordPress and Elegant Themes on our blog, please contact us! My name is Rolf Inge Holden, aka Finge… More →

How To Manage The Content In Your WordPress Multisite Media Empire

By / — You run a WordPress multisite network so why are you still letting authors create content across your network? Why haven't you centralized that process? Why haven't you created your very own Content Hub? More →

How WordPress Could Power The New York Times

By / — Last week, the New York Times gave us an inside look at their custom CMS, Scoop. Though a few NYTimes blogs run on WordPress, the main site is managed by a fairly massive custom effort. […] The post How WordPress… More →

How do the translations of the GlotPress web…

By / — How do the translations of the GlotPress web interface itself (i.e., those at https://translate.wordpress.org/projects/glotpress/dev) get implemented? More →

How to Decide on a Layout for Your WordPress Site

By / — Your website is the channel through which your online business’ customers will find you, and hopefully spend enough time on… The post How to Decide on a Layout for Your WordPress Site appeared first on Best Premium & Free WordPress… More →

Learning to Love the WordPress Text Editor

By / — Note: If you’re interested in learning how to use the Text editor, I’ve included the Text contents of this post as a PNG image and a .txt file. Follow along with the post and you’ll learn just about everything you… More →

New oEmbed Providers Coming in WordPress 4.0

By / — WordPress 4.0 is on track to introduce several new oEmbed providers, according to the most recent core report from Mike Schroder. The following sites and services have been added to the whitelist of oEmbed providers: TED talks Mixcloud CollegeHumor.com Issuu… More →

Thank You for Sharing Your Video Testimonials! Entries Are Now Closed

By / — We received an overwhelming number of video testimonials from members. They made us smile, they made us laugh. It was awesome to see how our plugins and support have helped so many people create their own website, not to mention… More →

The Pressware shop is open, and ready to cater to WordPress publishers

By / — Tom McFarlin is a veteran of the WordPress product space. Today he’s announced that his company, Pressware, has opened a shop for selling WordPress products. Pressware’s first product has been out for a while now; the Mayer theme has been… More →

The Price of Success

By / — I feel it. I feel it now more than ever. I delete more tweets than I send. I leave more blog posts half-written than I publish. Increasingly, I do the very opposite of the thing I’m most passionate about. I… More →

The Ultimate Goals of the Pressware Shop

By / — About a month ago, I talked about some of the projects that were in the Pressware Pipeline two of which included the following: Mayer “The Pressware eCommerce Gateway,” my choice of words (not as elegant as they should’ve been I suppose… More →

The WhiP Newsletter #29

By / — Daily lashings of WordPress goodness. More →

WPEka is a Premium WordPress Theme and Plugin Club with 38 Products

By / — Today we are going to be taking a look at a WordPress theme and plugin club named WPEka, based in India, WPEka has a team of 15 people and currently offer over 38 WordPress products as part of their membership.… More →

What WordPress Theme/Plugin Do You Want Reviewed?

By / — I need your input. What WordPress theme or plugin would you like to see reviewed on WPin. This is your chance to request something you have had your eye on for a while but were slightly dubious about purchasing. Or… More →

You can do a business deal anywhere!

By / — Fun coverage of the Crowd Favorite / Forty negotiations . This post is part of the thread: Crowd Favorite – an ongoing story on this site. View the thread timeline for more context on this post.# More →