Adelina Tuca149 articles /

Writer and WordPress blogger at ThemeIsle and CodeinWP. I also manage partnerships with other publications and make sure JustFreeThemes is performing well. I love tennis, hiking, metal concerts, and books.

WordPress 5.3 Beta, Twenty Twenty Default Theme, Google Native Lazy Loading 🗞️ October 2019 WordPress News w/ CodeinWP

October 2019 WordPress News w/ CodeinWP

In WordPress, things keep moving at a slow but steady pace. In September, WordPress 5.3 receives a new beta, the Twenty Twenty theme is almost ready, Google releases a native lazy loading plugin for WordPress, a Jetpack-like plugin arises, while the Gutenberg team shares a full-site editing prototype. But that’s just a small taste of all the topics we covered in this October 2019 WordPress news roundup.

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WordPress Theme Review Team, WordCamp Asia, Netlify Plugins 🗞️ August 2019 WordPress News w/ CodeinWP

WordPress Theme Review Team, WordCamp Asia, Netlify Plugins - August 2019 WordPress News

Hey guys! We find ourselves already past the mid-point of the year – all things seem to fast-forward in 2019. Weeks pass like days, and days pass like hours. Or maybe it’s just us. Last month, we took a break from our classic news roundup to fully cover our favorite event, WordCamp Europe. Now, we’re back in business with the latest WordPress news.

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Your #WCEU 2019 Event Guide – How to Keep Yourself Busy at WordCamp Europe 2019

#WCEU 2019 Event Guide

I hope you’re just as stoked as we are to attend this year’s WordCamp Europe 2019! Just to refresh your memory, it’s all happening in Berlin, Germany and it’s THE place to meet like-minded WordPress people of all paths and professions. Here’s everything you need to know about #WCEU 2019, the sub-events you can can attend, and other information that may come in handy.

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WordPress 5.2, Jetpack Ads In Plugin Search Screen, Plugin Vulnerabilities Protests 🗞️ May 2019 WordPress News w/ CodeinWP

WordPress 5.2, Jetpack Ads In Plugin Search Screen, Plugin Vulnerabilities Protests - May 2019 WordPress News w/ CodeinWP

Hello everybody, we are back with a fresh round of front page WordPress news from the last month. And what a month April has been! Except for details on the WordPress 5.2 release (which was pushed back to May 7), controversy is the best word to describe the last four weeks in our community.

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The Behind the Scenes as a #WCEU Media Partner: What’s the Experience Like?

The Behind the Scenes as a #WCEU Media Partner: What's the Experience Like?

Whenever we go to a WordCamp, be it local or global, we don’t just attend. We like to engage and get involved as much as we can, where we can. After volunteering at WordCamp Europe (WCEU) for several years in a row, we started to pivot towards other activities, too. For instance, Sabina Ionescu and Rodica Andronache were part of the organizing team last summer in Belgrade, while ThemeIsle (our second blog) was a media partner. It was a smooth transition from media supporters in Paris in 2017.

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WordPress 5.1 Out, CMS Market Share, Alexa Blog Blueprint 🗞️ March 2019 WordPress News w/ CodeinWP

WordPress 5.1 Out, CMS Market Share, Alexa Blog Blueprint 🗞️ March 2019 WordPress News w/ CodeinWP

Hi everyone, we are happy to welcome you back to another roundup of WordPress news featuring the biggest headlines from the past few weeks. In today’s post, you’ll learn about WordPress 5.1, trends in CMS market share statistics, the Google E-A-T algorithm, and a new Amazon release – Alexa Skills Blueprint – that involves blogs. Last but not least, another #wpdrama kept everyone busy for a few days, but it seems to have ceased as quickly as it started.

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WordPress 5.1 Beta 3, New WordPress Leadership, Newspack In The Works 🗞️ February 2019 WordPress News w/ CodeinWP

WordPress 5.1 Beta 3, New WordPress Leadership, Newspack In The Works – February 2019 WordPress News w/ CodeinWP

Hi, WordPress friends! 2019 started strongly, bringing a bunch of impactful news in the past four weeks. During this time, Matt Mullenweg made some major changes to the WordPress leadership team, Automattic announced the release of an open-source platform for journalists, the guys at WPML had to urgently solve a data breach allegedly caused by a former employee, while WordPress itself and the block editor went through another series of improvements and updates.

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Gutenberg Gets Closer, AMP Plugin Gets Better, Pirate Forms Joins WPForms 🗞️ October 2018 WordPress News w/ CodeinWP

Gutenberg Gets Closer, AMP Plugin Gets Better, Pirate Forms Joins WPForms - October 2018 WordPress News w/ CodeinWP

Hey everyone, we have plenty of WordPress news to share with you this month. First up, Gutenberg is entering the final development phase and is almost ready for its first release candidate version. Beyond that, the official AMP plugin was upgraded and optimized towards a more user-friendly interface, while our own Pirate Forms moved on to become part of WPForms. And if you like dark interfaces, “dark mode” might be coming to WordPress!

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Gutenberg Downvoted, New WordPress Without Gutenberg Released, Sandy Hook Blogs Removed 🗞️ September 2018 WordPress News w/ CodeinWP

September 2018 WordPress News w/ CodeinWP

Hi everyone, welcome to a fresh edition of our monthly WordPress news series! As has often been the case these past few months, much of the biggest WordPress news focused on the upcoming Gutenberg editor. But it’s not all Gutenberg – there were also some other noteworthy news items like WordPress.com’s Sandy Hook conspiracy dilemma, Yoast SEO 8.0, takeaways from the most recent WordCamps, and another WordPress.com partnership made by Automattic.

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