What We’re Reading: WordPress Experts Around the Web

Sometimes it’s hard to keep up with all the smart, savvy WordPress experts in our midst, and all the smart and interesting things they have to say. Here’s a list of our top reads in the last few weeks, from technical to design to business strategy. A little something for everyone in web design and development. Read More »

WordPress News: July 7th 2016

#01 WordCamp 2016 – WordCamp Europe livestream recordings available online” WordCamp Europe 2016, Vienna edition, has come and gone. But if you weren’t able to go, or if you weren’t able to catch all the talks you wanted to (um, this is probably by definition everyone who can’t magically be in three places at once, Read More »

The White Label Agency’s Story

Too often the measure of the success of a start-up is big financing rounds and a quick exit. My goal as CEO and founder of The White Label Agency has been instead to build a company that is scalable and self-financing with the goal of long-term sustainable growth. I founded TWLA in 2013 to provide Read More »

WordPress News – June 2016

Data-Based Insights in WordPress Security Sucuri, a leader in CMS platform security, recently released a report discusing patterns in security issues based on 11,000 websites it worked with in the first quarter of 2016. One encouraging finding was that most vulnerabilities occur due to plugins, not WordPress itself. Of all the WordPress websites they looked at, Read More »

WordPress 4.5 is Here

Want to see what your WordPress site looks like beyond your desktop screen — on mobile? On tablet? Now you can see how your site looks on any device with WordPress’ newly updated preview function. And that’s just one of many fantastic updates for the content management platform, which just released Version 4.5 this week. Read More »

WordPress for iOS: Version 6.0

Good news for WordPress iOS app developers: version 6.0 is here and is available in the App Store. The updated version of the popular content management system’s mobile app features a number changes that will improve both security and functionality of the app, the company said in a blog post. However, many of those changes Read More »

WordPress 4.5 is Coming Soon!

WordPress says it’s all done developing version 4.5 and that it hopes to ship it by April 12. But it’s really up to the public to decide whether that timeline will stand. The world’s most popular content management platform just announced its release candidate for WordPress 4.5 and is calling on developers to test their Read More »

WordPress News: A Recap of 2015 in WordPress

For WordPress, 2015 can be summed up in two major changes: the WooCommerce acquisition and the introduction of REST API. Last summer, WordPress bought WooCommerce in what is thought to be its biggest acquisition to date. WooCommerce was (and continues to be) the most popular e-commerce plug-in for WordPress, turning websites into online stores where Read More »

WordPress Market Share: WordPress Hosts 25% of Internet Content

On November 8th, WordPress co-founder Matt Mullenweg tweeted out that WordPress now hosts one in four websites on the Internet, making it by far the most popular web content management platform. With thousands of extensions and designs, it’s no wonder that the user-friendly WordPress has become dominant. But what does this mean for customers of Read More »

What’s New In WordPress: Upcoming WordPress Events

January 28: A Day of REST The WordPress REST API is the next generation of WordPress, opening the platform up in brand new ways. Companies like WIRED, The New York Times, Fusion, Bocoup, Human Made, Modern Tribe and many others already use the WordPress REST API to build applications that retrieve information from WordPress, without touching Read More »

What’s Next For WordPress?

In the tech world, we’ve seen it over and over again. Large, incumbent technologies and companies are overtaken by newer ones. And those older ones fall into near obscurity. It makes you wonder: what will happen to WordPress? Will something come along and uproot WordPress’s dominance or will it continue to take over the Internet? Read More »

WordPress News December 2015 – WordPress 4.4 is Finally Here!

WordPress 4.4 is Finally Here! Version 4.4 of WordPress, named “Clifford” in honor of jazz trumpeter Clifford Brown, is available for download or update in your WordPress dashboard. New features in 4.4 make your site more connected and responsive. Clifford also introduces a new default theme, Twenty Sixteen. Here are some of the WordPress Clifford features: Read More »