WordPress News

The Complete WordPress GDPR Guide: What Does the New Data Regulation Mean for Your Website, Business and Data?

TL;DR: The GDPR is a new regulation by the EU. It changes a lot regarding how each and every WordPress site goes about doing their business. Even non EU-based sites and businesses are affected. You have less than a year to make your WordPress GDPR compliant. Else you’re facing serious fines – up to €20 million.
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July 2017 WordPress News – This Month in WordPress w/ CodeinWP

 This is the July 2017 edition of “This Month in WordPress with CodeinWP.” 

Hi again and welcome to another installment of our monthly news roundup! July brought us several interesting stories that we’re itching to share with you. Beyond the news, we also collected some of the best articles made by our fellow WordPress-ers to help you get more from our favorite CMS. (more…)

What’s the Most Effective Commission Level for a WordPress Affiliate Program

A couple of weeks ago, we (re)published our guide to affiliate programs for WordPress. While working on the guide, we also did some research around the most effective and popular commission levels for popular WordPress affiliate programs. (more…)

June 2017 WordPress News – This Month in WordPress w/ CodeinWP (#WCEU Edition)

 This is the June 2017 edition of “This Month in WordPress with CodeinWP.” 

Hey y’all! There was one major, significant event that took place in June… Of course, I’m talking about WordCamp Europe! (more…)

May 2017 WordPress News – This Month in WordPress w/ CodeinWP

 This is the May 2017 edition of “This Month in WordPress with CodeinWP.” 

Happy birthday, WordPress! Like every year, our beloved CMS just had its birthday on May 27. As part of the celebration, the core team prepares another major release that will be out very soon, hopefully right before this year’s WCEU, which is another huge piece of news that’s just around the corner. (more…)

What’s Coming in WordPress 4.8 – See New Features in Action

Excited for the first major WordPress release of the year – WordPress 4.8? The launch is set to happen on June 8-9, which is basically just around the corner (and just before WCEU). No wonder there’s a lot of talk going on in the community already as to what sort of improvements that new version is set to deliver. (more…)

April 2017 WordPress News – This Month in WordPress w/ CodeinWP

 This is the April 2017 edition of “This Month in WordPress with CodeinWP.” 

April was a month of releases, improvements to popular products, and announcements of interesting upcoming events. Plus, like always, we saw some awesome articles written by our fellow WordPress enthusiasts, too! (more…)

March 2017 WordPress News – This Month in WordPress w/ CodeinWP

 This is the March 2017 edition of “This Month in WordPress with CodeinWP.” 

Let me tell you something in honesty … March of 2017 was a very eventful month. But in a good way (although a fair share of uncertainty is always there when dealing with big changes; but I’m getting ahead of myself). (more…)

February 2017 WordPress News – This Month in WordPress w/ CodeinWP

 This is the February 2017 edition of “This Month in WordPress with CodeinWP.” 

Has your WordPress site been hacked in the last 30 days? If so, you’re joining 1.5 million other WordPress users who have found themselves in the same situation. Unfortunately, yes, hacking was very much the main hot topic in the WordPress world this February. (more…)

New Tags Coming to the WordPress Plugin Repo? Users Respond With an Unanimous “Meh”

According to our small survey, 90% of users say they don’t care if a free plugin they’re getting from the directory is only a limited, “lite” version of the fully-featured PRO.

Okay, I might have BuzzFeeded the stats a bit here. The exact question we asked was, “Would you not use a WordPress.org plugin, just because it has a PRO version also available?” Again, 90% said “no.” (more…)