WordPress News Digest for Monday, November 30, 2015

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10 Days of WordPress Holiday Cheer from WPExplorer

By / — Happy holidays, from our server to yours! Even though Black Friday is over and Cyber Monday is coming to an end,… The post 10 Days of WordPress Holiday Cheer from WPExplorer appeared first on Best Premium & Free WordPress Themes. More →

Are You Seeing Comments From Wapuus? – BobWP

By / — Tired of the default avatars for commenters on your WordPress site? Check out this fun new plugin using WordPress Wapuus. The post Are You Seeing Comments From Wapuus? appeared first on BobWP. WordPress All The Time!             More →

Ask Yoast: same keywords on multiple pages?

By / — In our Ask Yoast videos we answer your SEO questions. Today’s question comes from Tristan. Tristan wonders what to do when he wants to optimize a page for a phrase with a keyword that he already optimized another page for:… More →

Black Friday / Cyber Monday 2015 WordPress Deals – Big Savings

By / — You still have time to take advantage of some great deals all over the WordPress world! Check out this awesome list over at WPBeginner, and don’t forget to pop over to upandrunningwp.com for 40% off our WordPress development learning system! More →

Cyber Monday Sale—Our Biggest Sale Of All Time Continues For Only 3 More Days!

By / — For Black Friday we offered our biggest discount of all time, and to celebrate Cyber Monday we are extending that deal for 3 more days! After that the discount links will be closed, so be sure not to miss out.… More →

Dan Gilbert on Happiness

By / — This is an oldie but a goodie, Dan Gilbert’s TED talk on the Surprising Science of Happiness. More →

Dear Polyglots I’m the author of the theme…

By / — Dear Polyglots, I’m the author of the theme AlbinoMouse https://de.wordpress.org/themes/albinomouse/. I would like to request the following translation editors for that theme: #de_DE – @pixelstrolch (@zodiac1978) #de_CH – @pixelstrolch #es_ES – @plaguna (@ocean90) Thanks! More →

EP164 – The New WordPress.com – Nov 30 2015 – WPwatercooler

By / — This week on WPwatercooler we will be discussing the new WordPress.com, the changed they recently did to it and how these changes work. Show airs November 30 at 11am PDT / 2pm EDT / 7PM UTC The post EP164 –… More →

Early Reviews Show Applications Like Calypso Are the Future of WordPress

By / — Last week Automattic unveiled Project Calypso, a brand new architecture for WordPress.com and a Mac app that mirrors the experience on desktop. The overhaul was nearly two years in the making, a risky bet for Automattic but one that shows… More →

Hello Polyglots I am the plugin author for…

By / — Hello Polyglots! I am the plugin author for wp-photo-album-plus https://wordpress.org/plugins/wp-photo-album-plus/ Please add me as WordPress.org user as translation editor for my native locale: #nl @opajaap (@ChantalC) More →

Hi Polyglots I am the author for Polylang…

By / — Hi Polyglots, I am the author for Polylang https://wordpress.org/plugins/polylang/. Could you please add the following user as translation editor for Catalan? #ca – @nuria_trad (@ocean90) Thank you! More →

Hi again Maybe a stupid question should I…

By / — Hi again, Maybe a stupid question, should I just wait until a random editor approves my theme translations? Did complete translation for several languages about 1,5 week ago, but nothing happens. Did approve Dutch myself, and the only other language… More →

Hi all I manage the Taxonomy Images plugin…

By / — Hi all, I manage the Taxonomy Images plugin. https://translate.wordpress.org/projects/wp-plugins/taxonomy-images I currently have 100% Spanish translation (not read me files) waiting for verification if anyone is able to do that, and am looking for translators for other languages if anyone is… More →

How to Display Instagram Feeds on Your WordPress Website

By / — Incorporating Instagram into your content marketing plan is a hot trend this year. Utilized as a powerful tool to showcase image and video-related content, Instagram has become touted as one of the newest, fastest growing, most popular, and easy to… More →

How to Use English WordPress Admin on a Multilingual Site

By / — Recently, one of our readers asked: if it was possible to keep using the WordPress admin area in English on a multilingual WordPress site. WordPress powers millions of websites in many different languages. In this article, we will show you… More →

How to accurately calculate the value of a CD

By / — (This is not WordPress-related at all. I was looking for this information and couldn’t find it.) A Certificate of Deposit, or CD, is a time deposit that allows you to invest a certain amount of money at a specified interest… More →

I would like to become a translator join…

By / — I would like to become a translator/join a team of translators translating from English into Swedish. I’m also interested to become validator for English into Swedish translations. More →

Matt Mullenweg Joins the Gillmor Gang to Discuss Calypso

By / — Last week Matt Mullenweg, CEO of Automattic and co-creator of WordPress, joined Robert Scoble, John Borthwick, and Steve Gillmor to discuss Calypso on an episode of the Gillmor Gang. The video was recorded Tuesday, November 24 and published over the… More →

New WordPress Plugin Replaces Hello Dolly Lyrics With Random Quotes From Star Wars Characters

By / — On December 18th, fans across the U.S. will flock to movie theaters to watch Star Wars: The Force Awakens. If you’d like to get your site in the spirit of the movie, check out The Force, a new plugin created… More →

Remove an Enqueued Stylesheet in WordPress

By / — When working on a pre-existing version of a site, you may need to check if a style is already loaded. This, in and of itself, is not that difficult, but if it's using an older version of a dependency, then… More →

Say Thank You Publicly and Be a Better Coder

By / — When I was at WordCamp Tokyo, I was reminded of the power of a thank you and how it makes Open Source better. More →

State of the Word Idea: Remembering Those We’ve Lost in the WordPress Community

By / — Later this week, nearly 2,000 people will be in Philadelphia, PA to attend WordCamp US, the annual conference devoted to WordPress. One of the event’s highlights is Matt Mullenweg’s State of the Word presentation. In it, Mullenweg shares data on… More →

Torque Weekly Digest: 11/30/15

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 →

Two Podcasts

By / — Last week I did two podcasts around the Calypso news that are both now up, and show very different sides of the announcement. The first was with Brian Krogsgard of the WordPress-focused site Post Status and we talked a lot about… More →

Using the WooCommerce Abandoned Cart and Order Delivery Date Plugins from Tyche Softwares

By / — WooCommerce is a free WordPress plugin that anyone can use to create a great e-commerce site, but there are certain specific features that require premium add-ons to be installed. In this review we take a look at two of those… More →

WPWeekly Episode 214 – Chris Lema on WordPress in the Enterprise, Market Share, and Calypso

By / — In this episode of WordPress Weekly, Marcus Couch and I are joined by Chris Lema to discuss WordPress in the enterprise, the on boarding experience, and Calypso. Lema shares his experience beta testing a Windows version of Automattic’s new desktop… More →

Wp_title In WordPress 4.4

By / — Recently I wrote an article about what is coming in the next version of WordPress and one of those was the changes to do with the wp_title() function. There seems to be some confusion about what I was trying to… More →

“Oh, You’re a Blogger?” How to Explain What You Really Do With WordPress

By / — When you tell people you work with WordPress, do they roll their eyes and say, "Oh, you're a blogger?" Before you scream at the wall, here's some handy advice to bookmark and share. More →