WordPress.com released a new feature last week to enable related posts. In the comments, Xiao says that they are now working on porting this functionality to Jetpack as well. I wonder how the related posts are triggered, but I imagine they’re pretty efficient (a plague of many related posts plugins) if they are confident to run it on .com.
Meet Lesley Sim from Newsletter Glue, a plugin that connects your email service provider to WordPress and turns the block editor into a newsletter builder so that you can build and send newsletters directly from WordPress.
PressNomics is this week. Here’s a preview of some of the things I’m looking forward to. I can’t wait to hang out with those of you going!
The WPScan team interviews Vlad (also known as m0ze) who is a long-time contributor to the WPScan vulnerability database. Vlad shares thoughts on the state of WordPress security today: “By itself, the WordPress engine is quite safe… but WordPress CMS is getting bigger and more complex… when you aim for perfection, you discover it’s a…
I’ve seen quite a few happy customers voice out about Easy Digital Downloads, and its ease of use. James Dalman is the most recent example. I’ve been wanting to use it (beyond just testing) for a long time, and hopefully will be able to with some upcoming projects. I’d love to see more plugins like…
Setting a web performance budget helps affect site performance; they are values you set that should not be exceeded in the design and development of a site. Brian Jackson shows what’s involved in putting one together.
The wp-cli (command line interface) project has really been gaining traction. Scribu shows in this post how to easily setup unit tests for WordPress plugins using wp-cli.