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22 Places to Find Design Inspiration When You Are Stuck

In need of a little design pick-me-up? There’s creative inspiration all around. You just have to stop, take a minute, and absorb it! The best places to find design inspiration might not be just the usual suspects, including design blogs like this one. Use this list to get those creative juices flowing again. We’re exploring…

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Yes, a Block-Based Version of the Kubrick WordPress Theme Exists

It is literally the one thing that no one was asking for, but we can all collectively agree is kind of cool. A block-based version of the old-school Kubrick WordPress theme exists. Gutenberg lead Matías Ventura tweeted a quick video of it in action yesterday. Fellow Automattic engineer Riad Benguella had put the theme together.…

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WordPress 5.9 Beta 4

WordPress 5.9 Beta 4 is now available for testing! This software version is still under development. Please do not run this software on a production site; install it on a test site, where you can try out the newest features and get a feel for how they will work on your site. You can test…

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8 Tips for Better Hyperlink Text

Better hyperlinks will create more useful user experiences. It starts with the words you use in the button or linked copy. (And “click here” is not the answer!) If you want to generate more—and better—conversions from links, it’s important to focus on writing better microcopy for every link on your website. These tips, which apply…

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Free Software Foundation Adds a Code of Ethics for Board Members

The Free Software Foundation (FSF) announced it is implementing a new Board Member Agreement and  Code of Ethics that is meant to guide members in their responsibilities, decision-making, and activities. The documents, which FSF says were “designed to help make FSF governance more transparent, accountable, ethical, and responsible,” were created as part of a six-month long…

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Episode 22: A Carol of Thanks

In this last episode of 2021, Josepha Haden Chomphosy takes the time to appreciate those who make the WordPress project a success and offers a carol of thanks. Have a question you’d like answered? You can submit them to wpbriefing@wordpress.org, either written or as a voice recording. Credits References Have yourself A Merry Little Christmas…

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free-wireframing-apps-for-beginners 7 Best Free Wireframing Apps for Beginners design tips

7 Best Free Wireframing Apps for Beginners

Wireframing is an essential part of every UI/ UX designer’s job. Every time you design a new app or website, you need the right tool for effectively outlining the page structure, layout, user flow, and other factors. While professional wireframing tools cost organizations hundreds of dollars a month, there are also plenty of budget-friendly or…

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Post Status Excerpt (No. 37) — WordPress Community In Africa

Mary Job talks with David about her history with WordPress, the African WordPress community, and the challenges they face. In this episode of Post Status Excerpt, David chats with special guest Mary Job. Mary is a remote, “nomad” worker in Africa who travels from city to city. She is an engineer with Paid Memberships Pro…

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