Sara Cannon, Creative Director at Range, has put together a number of ideas for possible designs of the post format UI proposed in WordPress 3.6 beta 1. She goes through a number of options from putting the post formats in the post flyout to a modal window. There are some interesting ideas there for sure.
Keep on top of this week’s activity and news from Make WordPress and the WordPress project’s core teams.
It was the first truly busy day in WordPress core land since the release of WordPress 4.4. Two big things happened: A maintenance and security update was released in WordPress 4.4.1, and the security component affected all versions back that can be auto-updated, to 3.7. WordPress 4.5 kicked off with the first meeting to discuss some…
Justin Tadlock has written a blog post about admin themes and the WordPress UI in general. He also highlights Tung Do’s new admin theme, which looks quite nice, and gives a shout out to a few other blog posts on the subject (like mine) 🙂
WordPress 3.7, “Basie”, has just been released. It’s been named in honor of Count Basie. The WordPress 3.7 development cycle is the quickest turnaround between major versions of WordPress ever. You may not notice a whole lot of sexy new (visible) features in this version, but the release is a huge win for the platform….
Here’s a roundup of some of the best WordPress and web design eBooks that I have read and enjoyed.
Brian Casel’s startup, ZipMessage, is a platform for asynchronous video conversations where anyone (like your clients and colleagues) can respond with a video of their own.