WPB-EP-42-770x500 Episode 42: Something Spooky This Way Comes WPDev News

Episode 42: Something Spooky This Way Comes

In the forty-second episode of the WordPress Briefing podcast, Josepha Haden Chomphosy reads a WordPress Halloween story completed by contributor-submitted Mad Libs. Have a question you’d like answered? You can submit them to wpbriefing@wordpress.org, either written or as a voice recording. Credits Editor: Dustin HartzlerLogo: Javier ArceProduction: Santana InnissMusic: Spooky edit by Timothy VolpertMad Lib Contributors: Juan Lucha,…

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A Visit from the Good Idea Fairy

WordPress Business Roundup for the Week of October 17 Building, Supporting, and Selling a Winning Product — With or Without WordPress.org • Are Active Install Counts Relevant to Your Business’s Success? (Even if they are accurate? And they haven’t been.) • Let’s Fix What’s Broken (The Plugin Repo) Not What Isn’t (The Freemium Model) • Follow…

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UniBlock: A Free Business Block Theme for WordPress

WPZOOM is coming in strong with its first block theme approved for the WordPress Themes Directory. UniBlock is a beautifully designed theme that is well-suited for businesses and freelancers. The company plans to adopt the concept of full-site editing in other WPZOOM themes as well, following the release of UniBlock. UniBlock’s default look is sporting…

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Plugin Dependencies Feature Plugin Now Ready for Testing

For more than a decade, WordPress developers have been discussing how core can support plugins that require one or more other plugins in order to work. Having a standardized way of managing plugin dependencies would be a useful and time-saving feature for developers, who currently have to roll their own solutions for this. “The situation…

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Tech Roundup for the Week of October 17

WordPress Design & Development Around the Web Here’s a glimpse of what’s going on in the world of design and development in the WordPress space this past week. Move Over CSS, Here’s JSON I feel like we just started getting a better rhythm of using CSS and SCSS for bringing design systems to life with…

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reinventing-design-choices-for-privacy-permission-elements Reinventing Design Choices for Privacy Permission Elements design tips

Reinventing Design Choices for Privacy Permission Elements

A personalized experience is one of the most highly valued features of a modern website design. However, gathering the right consumer data is essential to provide customized services to website visitors. After all, you can only enhance consumer experience and provide a better service if you recognize customers to a degree. The problem is, sometimes,…

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everything-a-web-designer-will-need-to-know Everything a Web Designer Will Need to Know in 2023 design tips

Everything a Web Designer Will Need to Know in 2023

The job title “web designer” keeps expanding. Depending on your role and how many people are on your team, the term “web designer” can mean a number of things, and the scope that it covers seems to keep growing with every year that passes. It can be beneficial for you to be familiar with multiple…

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