One of WordPress 3.6's most useful features is the ability to embed a player for uploaded audio and video files. This guide was written for site owners who are not yet aware of this mostly-undocumented feature.
Update: Change is hard. I wrote this 20 months ago, but after seeing some of the responses on social media to my article on GoDaddy acquiring ManageWP, I was surprised that GoDaddy’s changes as a company haven’t been more widely recognized. They’ve been working to improve for a long time, so I figured I’d make this…
Run this query to reset all posts featured images to the first uploaded image in that post.
FooPlugins aims to be an improvement on existing marketplaces and to service not only the end user, but also the many talented WordPress plugin developers in a way that no other marketplace has been able (or willing) to do before.
Jesse Friedman has written up how he thinks that WordPress widgets and widget areas should operate more like WordPress menus. I agree with him that currently, things like conditional sidebars can be a bit annoying. But I’d like to see some more mockups around how his idea would work in practice.
With 2018 behind us and the new year begun, many people are posting “Year in Review” or “Looking Ahead” reflections. 🎊 It takes some time to think through these surges in the community’s collective learning, but it’s well worth it. Here’s the initial group I’ve read and want to highlight: WPForms produced a visually appealing…
WordPress 3.6.1 is out as a security release. Three security fixes were made, plus an additional security hardening measure. The security fixes affect all previous versions of WordPress. Check out the release details, and go update your sites.