Top 10 Education Sites Built with Toolset

WP Mayor: We continue our exploration of the potential of Toolset, which enables non-coders to build advanced WordPress sites, in combination with any theme or pages builder. In the previous article in this series, we took an epic journey through the Top 10 directory sites built with Toolset. That most typical type of use, the directory, gave…

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Weekly WordPress News: WordPress 4.9.6…A “Major” Minor Release?

WP Lift: This week, we got the release of WordPress 4.9.6. True to the numbers, it's technically a minor privacy and maintenance release. But because it adds some big new features to tackle the GDPR, some people think it straddles the line between minor and major release. CodeinWP also published the results of their 2018 hosting survey.…

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How to Display Random Posts from Different Categories using WP_Query

WPMU DEV Blog: Sometimes you want to mix things up a little when displaying posts on your site, maybe by making the list random instead of just showing the last five posts like every other site in town. The great news is that if you add a custom query to your page using the WP_Query class, you can…

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13 Best Content Marketing Tools and Plugins for WordPress (Expert Pick)

WP Beginner: Are you looking for the best content marketing tools and plugins that will help you create killer content for your WordPress blog? Great content helps you increase your website traffic, get more subscribers, and grow your sales. In this article, we have hand-picked the best content marketing tools and plugins for your WordPress site. Why…

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WordPress 4.9.6 Released With User Data Export and Removal Tools

WordPress Tavern: WordPress 4.9.6 has been released and is considered a privacy and maintenance release. Traditionally, minor versions contain security and bug fixes. This release is different as it includes a number of privacy related features such as: Privacy Policy page template/creation User Data Request Handling User Data Export and Removal tools Cookie Opt-in for Comments Other…

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Big Updates: WordPress, WPMU DEV, and the GDPR

WPMU DEV Blog: The next version of WordPress drops today, version 4.9.6, and it is all about data privacy and getting ready for the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). You’ve probably been inundated with notifications about updated privacy policies and information on the GDPR the last few weeks and months, which actually went into effect back in…

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How to Create a Product Catalog in WordPress (without a Shopping Cart)

WP Beginner: Do you want to create a product catalog in WordPress without adding a full-blown shopping cart? Sometimes businesses want to take order by phone while still displaying their product catalog on the website. In this article, we will show you how to easily create a product catalog in WordPress without a shopping cart. Why Add…

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How To Create A WooCommerce List View For Products

WP Mayor: Want to create a WooCommerce list view to display your products instead of the default WooCommerce shop page? Offering a product list view can be a more user-friendly way to let your customers browse your offerings. A list view takes up a lot less space, while simultaneously letting customers see more information about each product’s…

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WPWeekly Episode 316 – Stone Cold WordPress

WordPress Tavern: While editing this episode, I noticed that my voice routinely goes from quiet to loud. I’m not sure why this is and suspect it has something to do with Windows 10. I apologize for the audio quality and will try to have it fixed by next week’s show. In this episode, John James Jacoby and…

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24 Ways to Diversify Your Income as a WordPress Professional

WPMU DEV Blog: It’s a question we all need to ask ourselves at some point: “How do I diversify my income?” It’s not like you can’t make a great living from designing WordPress websites. It’s just that that kind of work takes a lot of work. Wouldn’t it be nice to not have your revenue stream strictly dependent…

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