WordPress – In Person! – WordPress.org

In this episode, Josepha Haden Chomphosy talks about WordPress – In Person! The WordPress events that provide the dark matter of connection that helps sustain the open source project. Have a question you’d like answered? You can submit them to wpbriefing@wordpress.org, either written or as a voice recording. Credits Editor: Dustin Hartzler Logo: Beatriz Fialho Production: Chloé Bringmann… Read More »

News – The Month in WordPress: June 2021 – WordPress.org

Once you step into contribution time, your main concern is the users of WordPress, or new contributors, or the health of the WordPress ecosystem as a whole or the WordPress project. So you get all this subject matter expertise from competitive forces, collaborating in a very “us versus the problem” way. And when you do that, you’re always… Read More »

20 Ways To Speed Up Your WooCommerce Store (2021)

When you plan to launch an eCommerce store, WooCommerce, Shopify, Magento, etc are some of the leading platforms you will come across. However, WooCommerce remains the leading eCommerce platform with it’s exceptional features and affordability. However, WooCommerce is said to be a slower platform than other eCommerce platforms. This is not entirely true, it just needs more finetuning… Read More »

News – WordPress 5.8 Release Candidate – WordPress.org

The first release candidate for WordPress 5.8 is now available! 🎉 Please join us in celebrating this very important milestone in the community’s progress towards the final release of WordPress 5.8! “Release Candidate” means the new version is ready for release, but with thousands of plugins and themes and differences in how the millions of people use WordPress,… Read More »

News – WordPress 5.8 Beta 4 – WordPress.org

WordPress 5.8 Beta 4 is now available for testing! This software is still in development, so it is not recommended to run this version on a production site. Consider setting up a test site to play with it. You can test the WordPress 5.8 Beta 4 in three ways: Install/activate the WordPress Beta Tester plugin (select the Bleeding edge channel and… Read More »

News – WordPress 5.8 Beta 3 – WordPress.org

WordPress 5.8 Beta 3 is now available for testing! This software is still in development, so it is not recommended to run this version on a production site. Consider setting up a test site to play with it. You can test the WordPress 5.8 Beta 3 in three ways: Install/activate the WordPress Beta Tester plugin (select the Bleeding edge channel and… Read More »

WordCamp Europe 2021 in Review – WordPress.org

In this episode, Josepha Haden Chomphosy does a mini deep dive into WordCamp Europe 2021, specifically the conversation between the project’s co-founder, Matt Mullenweg, and Brian Krogsgard formerly of PostStatus. Tune in to hear her take and for this episode’s small list of big things. Have a question you’d like answered? You can submit them to wpbriefing@wordpress.org, either… Read More »

News – WordPress 5.8 Beta 2 – WordPress.org

WordPress 5.8 Beta 2 is now available for testing! This software is still in development, so it’s not recommended to run this version on a production site. Consider setting up a test site to play with it. You can test the WordPress 5.8 Beta 2 in two ways: Install/activate the WordPress Beta Tester plugin (select the Bleeding edge channel and the Beta/RC… Read More »

What’s a Domain name? Domains Explained for Beginners

A website is basically your site ‘s equivalent of an actual address. In the exact same method in which a GPS must have a street address or maybe a zip code to offer directions, an internet browser must have a website to point you to a site. A website takes the form of 2 primary components. For instance,… Read More »