WordPress News Digest for Thursday, May 29, 2014

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A Collection Of The Best WordPress Multisite Plugins

By / — WordPress multisite is a fantastic feature that allows you to create a network of virtual sites using one WordPress installation. It is used to power many large websites and blog networks such as BBC America and b5media. In my last… More →

Alex Shiels Proposal For Improving The WordPress Plugin Management Page

By / — While WordPress 3.8 and 3.9 substantially improved the theme experience within WordPress, the plugins page hasn’t had the same treatment. In fact, the page hasn’t changed much since 2.7. However, that may change as Alex Shiels has proposed a detailed… More →

Centric Pro WordPress Theme Review

By / — Centric Pro built on the Genesis Framework Centric Pro WordPress theme is a child theme specifically for the Genesis WordPress Framework. Built upon one of the finest frameworks for WordPress going Centric Pro offers much for those looking to build… More →

DradCast Episode 046: Fork It Good

By / — Show Notes Host In 2004, Drew Strojny was drafted by the New York Giants. During the off seasons he was teaching himself CSS and HTML in order to build his own website. He started freelancing […] The post DradCast Episode… More →

Easy Digital Downloads is approaching $500,000 in annual revenue

By / — One of my favorite things about Pippin Williamson is that he is an open book. He’s always sharing what he’s learning, what he’s working on, and even how much money his products are making. In an excellent guest post he wrote… More →

How to Create an XML Sitemap in WordPress

By / — Sitemaps allow website owners to inform search engines where all their content is located. This helps search engines crawl your website more effectively. In this tutorial, I will show you how to create an XML sitemap in WordPress using two… More →

How to Display News Ticker in WordPress

By / — If you read lots of online news and magazines sites, you might noticed some of the websites have the moving texts section on top of the page. It’s also known as news ticker and other than carousel, news ticker could… More →

How to Make Your WordPress Business Site More Social

By / — When establishing your business presence online, it’s easy to take it all a bit too seriously. And you should –… The post How to Make Your WordPress Business Site More Social appeared first on Best Premium & Free WordPress Themes. More →

I’m not sure if I have access to…

By / — I’m not sure if I have access to the release notes page but we are submitted WordPress for iOS 4.1 to the App Store and would like some translation help with the “What’s New” text. Improved Reader and Stats performance.… More →

Media component office hours

By / — Weekly office hours (bug scrubbing and feature development chat) for the Media component will start tomorrow, combining with Media Grid’s weekly meeting. I’ve heard the Media component is “where tickets on trac go to die,” let’s see what we can do… More →

MotoPress Content Editor Review: A Drag and Drop Page Layout Builder

By / — The MotoPress Content Editor plugin is a drag and drop page builder tool for WordPress. The plugin lets you create content rich layouts for your posts and pages, all though an intuitive drag and drop interface. Can this plugin succeed… More →

Some Thoughts on Why You Need a Team

By / — This is the first post in a series about my thoughts an experience in building a team.Posts that normally talk about teams usually discuss the importance of going further, faster, team dynamics, people leading in their core areas of competence, and… More →

Spring Theme Launches on WordPress.org

By / — Over the last few months, Automattic has released a half-dozen new free themes in the WordPress.org theme directory, ranging from … Continue reading → More →

TeslaThemes Celebrates One Year Of Being In Business

By / — When I discovered TeslaThemes last year, their unique looking designs really impressed me. Since so many other theme shops have tried the theme club model and failed, I didn’t have much hope for them. However, the company is celebrating their… More →

The Challenges I Faced in Monetizing Easy Digital Downloads

By / — Easy Digital Downloads is an e-commerce plugin for selling digital products through WordPress. It is a free plugin hosted on WordPress.org, yet it is also fully monetized and brings in a substantial yearly revenue. Read more on The Challenges I… More →

Turn Your WordPress Comments into Forum Posts for More Engagement

By / — Forums promote interaction. Why not use them for your comments? More →

WP Think Tank #2 Kicks off Today at 2pm Pacific!

By / — Get your popcorn ready, WP Think Tank #2 is about to begin! WP Think Tank #2 starts at 2pm Pacific. Troy Dean has put together an awesome panel of WordPress professionals to engage in a 2-hour-long conversation about the […] The post WP Think… More →

WP-CFM: A Free Plugin for Storing and Deploying WordPress Database Configurations

By / — WP-CFM is a new free tool for WordPress created by Matt Gibbs, author of the popular Custom Field Suite plugin. It provides configuration management for WordPress database changes, similar to Drupal’s Features module. WP-CFM lets you create and store bundles,… More →

Why I changed WPin & deleted everything I ever wrote

By / — So you may have noticed all the old posts have gone on WPin. Why? Let me tell you a story. Now this is the story all about how my life got flipped, turned upside down and I’d like to take… More →

X-Team splits in two

By / — Dave Rosen, CEO of X-Team, today announced on the X-Team blog that X-Team is being split into two separate companies “to remain focused and agile”. X-Team International Pty Ltd will focus on “developer resourcing” (i.e. providing developers to other agencies and development… More →