5 Best WordPress Translation Plugins Compared (Free and Paid)

WP Lift: If you want to create a multilingual WordPress site, you’ll need a WordPress translation plugin.But choosing the right multilingual WordPress plugin is a big decision, as once you set up all your translations, you probably won’t want to switch plugins in the future.To help you find the best WordPress translation plugin for your needs, I’ve…

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Block building without JavaScript: Testing ACF, Block Lab, and Lazy Blocks

WordPress Tavern: Not everyone is able or willing to build blocks in JavaScript just yet, and sometimes you have to install three or four block collections until you find the blocks you would like. There is a third way: plugins that create the blocks for you from a set of specific custom fields, with a template to…

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HostCamp: An Unconference For Advancing the WordPress Infrastructure

WordPress Tavern: HostCamp is a small, semi-informal, invitation-only, event with an unconference style that is bringing leaders together from within the hosting industry to discuss and share ideas on how to advance the WordPress infrastructure across the web. The organizing team is comprised of, Jonathan Wold, Ecosystem Consultant, Formerly VP of Strategy at XWP, Mile Rosu, Co-founder…

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Matt Mullenweg Launches New Blog and Podcast on Distributed Work

WordPress Tavern: photo credit: Min AnAutomattic CEO Matt Mullenweg has launched a new blog and podcast at Distributed.blog where he will be sharing what he has learned over the past 15 years of managing a distributed workforce. In 2019, Automattic now employs more than 900 people from 68 countries who have all worked in a distributed fashion…

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15 Useful WordPress Plugins for Hotels and Property Managers

WP Mayor: Are you a broker, hotelier or landlord running your website on WordPress? Looking to maintain better profitability or just want to switch the software? I daresay you’ll find a couple of good directions in this round-up! We’ve carried out research to help you find plugins for managing your business operations on the WordPress website better…

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85+ Most Useful Time Saving WordPress Keyboard Shortcuts

WP Beginner: Did you know that there are some really useful WordPress keyboard shortcuts that can save you a lot of time? If you want to write faster, or become more productive in managing your WordPress site, then you need to use these shortcuts. In this article, we will share the most useful WordPress keyboard shortcuts that…

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Gutenberg 5.7 Adds New Block Appender for Group and Columns Blocks

WordPress Tavern: Today’s release of Gutenberg brings a major improvement to the usability of the Group block. In previous versions of the editor, it wasn’t easy to see if a block had been inserted as a child block, especially since the default behavior was to insert an empty paragraph block. Gutenberg 5.7 brings more clarity to the…

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Site Health Tool Manager Provides A Convenient Way to Disable Unnecessary Site Health Check Tests

WordPress Tavern: WordPress 5.2, released last week, added two new pages to the WordPress backend to help users diagnose common configuration issues. The Site Health Check page runs a series of tests and categorizes the results as critical, recommended, and good. This helps users prioritize which issues require immediate attention. WordPress 5.2 adds filters for developers to…

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Pressing Topics – Episode 2

WordPress Tavern: Pressing Topics is a daily podcast hosted by Malcolm Peralty and myself. We discuss the news that’s making headlines in the WordPress ecosystem as well as related topics that catch our eyes. Generally speaking, if you listen to this show on a daily basis, you should have a good idea on what’s going on in…

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Reakit Version 1.0 Released: A New Toolkit for Building Accessible Web Apps with React

WordPress Tavern: Reakit is a new toolkit for building accessible web apps with React. Brazilian developer Diego Haz launched his MIT-licensed open source project this week with a stable version 1.0 now available to the public. The toolkit offers offers composable, themeable, and accessible UI components that strictly follow WAI-ARIA 1.1 standards. Out of the box, Reakit…

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