WordPress News

[Latest] Starter Content Now Allowed in WordPress.org Themes

Okay, not “now” … more like “soon.” And it’s not only about WordPress.org themes either. (more…)

October 2016 WordPress News – This Month in WordPress w/ CodeinWP

 This is the October 2016 edition of This Month in WordPress with CodeinWP. 

There’s been a lot of interesting things going on in the WordPress community lately, and especially in just the last couple of days. It’s not often that WordPress breaks into the “mainstream” of online news platforms, but this month we had something happen that did receive a wider coverage. (more…)

September 2016 WordPress News – This Month in WordPress w/ CodeinWP

 This is the September 2016 edition of This Month in WordPress with CodeinWP. 
September was an interesting month for the WordPress community. On the one hand, as always, there were new products, new awesome content, and new events. But on the other, there were also financial troubles, uncertainty, suspensions, and some security issues. (more…)

August 2016 WordPress News – This Month in WordPress w/ CodeinWP

 This is the August 2016 edition of This Month in WordPress with CodeinWP. 
The summer seems to be ending with a set of (mildly) mixed feelings for the WordPress community. On the one hand, we have a new version of WordPress, a lot of growth for various products, brands, and even groups inside the WordPress community. But on the other, there’s also some controversy around the core leadership policy, Google’s new rules, and other things. (more…)

July 2016 WordPress News – This Month in WordPress w/ CodeinWP

 This is the July 2016 edition of This Month in WordPress with CodeinWP. 
Things never get boring with WordPress. Awesome stuff is just happening all the time, which gives us great topics to write about at the end of every month!

And these last few weeks were not different in that regard. We saw new interesting plugins and products, some new rules were brought to light, new stats about WordPress itself, and much much more. (more…)

May 2016 WordPress News – This Month in WordPress w/ CodeinWP

 This is the May 2016 edition of This Month in WordPress with CodeinWP. 
Welcome to another edition of our WordPress monthly news series. We have both exciting and controversial news from the world of WordPress lined up for you today.

… The summer is coming, WordPress keeps getting older, WordCamp Europe is just around the corner, plus a lot of news stories from team Automattic. This is May 2016 in WordPress in a sentence. (more…)

[News] Ninja Forms Vulnerable – Issue Marked “Very High Risk”

As reported by the Wordfence guys, Ninja Forms – a popular form plugin (contact forms, subscription forms, etc.) – is suffering from a number of serious security vulnerabilities.

Put together, those vulnerabilities have been labeled “very high risk,” which in web-security-speak basically means this: (more…)

April 2016 WordPress News – This Month in WordPress w/ CodeinWP

 This is the April 2016 edition of This Month in WordPress w/ CodeinWP 
It’s the beginning of the month, which makes it the perfect time to talk about everything that happened in WordPress in the last 30 days.

Welcome to another edition of our WordPress monthly news series. Make yourself comfortable and enjoy the latest stories from around the WordPress community: (more…)

March 2016 WordPress News – This Month in WordPress w/ CodeinWP

The first month of spring came with so many changes that it put me in a difficult situation of having to go with only a few of them for this roundup. And it wasn’t easy to decide which ones were more important than the others.

That being said, welcome to the March 2016 edition of This Month in WordPress w/ CodeinWP, and get ready for some new written and unwritten rules and releases that will (more or less) influence the future of the WordPress community. (more…)

February 2016 WordPress News – This Month in WordPress w/ CodeinWP

WordPress evolves… slowly but certainly. And we – the people in the community – evolve with it. Each month, we witness awesome new things going on with our favorite platform. And last month wasn’t any different!

Welcome to the February 2016 edition of This Month in WordPress w/ CodeinWP. Yet again, we bring you the latest goings-on from around the world of WordPress, along with our short commentary.

By the way, did you know that WordPress is apparently the most trusted tech company among small business owners? And we’re not just talking website building platforms… See more below: (more…)