ACF 5.0 Released with Updated UI and Gutenberg Compatibility

WordPress Tavern: ACF version 5.0 landed on WordPress.org this week with Gutenberg compatibility now available for more than one million sites where the plugin is active. The release is a welcome update for developers who were concerned about what would happen in real world usage of Gutenberg on sites with ACF-powered customizations. ACF’s Gutenberg compatibility is arriving…

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How to Install WordPress Locally on Mac using MAMP

WP Beginner: Do you want to install WordPress locally on Mac? Installing WordPress on your computer allows you to try out WordPress before you start a blog. In this article, we will show you how to install WordPress locally on Mac using MAMP. Tip: Not using Mac? We also have a tutorial on how to install WordPress…

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WPForms Acquires Pirate Forms, Plugin to be Retired

WordPress Tavern: photo credit: Reiterlied Plundering San Francisco Bay – (license)WPForms has acquired Pirate Forms, a popular WordPress contact form and SMTP plugin originally created by ThemeIsle in 2015. The announcement coincides with International Talk Like a Pirate Day but the pirate branding of the plugin is set to be retired and its users will be given…

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Big Bite Creative to Launch New Amnesty International Website based on Gutenberg

WordPress Tavern: The team at Big Bite Creative has just developed a new website for Amnesty International using Gutenberg. The agency worked in partnership with WordPress.com VIP to provide the London-based human rights organization with the tools to create multiple sites that could be uniquely customized for their editorial needs. After successfully using Gutenberg to launch a…

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Big Bite Creative Launches New Amnesty International Website based on Gutenberg

WordPress Tavern: The team at Big Bite Creative has just launched the new Amnesty International website using Gutenberg. The agency worked in partnership with WordPress.com VIP to provide the London-based human rights organization with the tools to create multiple sites that could be uniquely customized for their editorial needs. After successfully using Gutenberg to launch a site…

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25+ Avada Examples 2018 – Real-Life Sites Using This WordPress Theme

WP Lift: On the fence about using the popular Avada theme for your WordPress site? These real-life Avada examples can help you decide by letting you see the theme “out in the wild”, so to speak. One thing you’ll notice over all these examples is just how multipurpose and flexible Avada is, which is a good explanation…

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How To Grow Your Sales Of WordPress Plugins And Themes

WPMU DEV Blog: Selling WordPress plugins and themes has become a profession. Actually, scratch that. it’s an art. Gone are the times in which you could do it easily as a side gig, alongside a full-time job. At this point, the WordPress ecosystem just has too many options & competition in it, and there are so many “correct”…

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How To Create A Custom WordPress Document Library For Your Site

WP Mayor: Searching for a solution to create a WordPress document library? Unfortunately, WordPress doesn’t really have any core functionality to create a scenario where visitors are able to browse, filter, and/or download documents like PDFs, images, etc. But – as is often the case with WordPress – a WordPress document library plugin can step in to…

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How to Take a Screenshot for Your Blog Posts (Beginner’s Guide)

WP Beginner: Do you want to add a screenshot to your blog post, but not sure of the best way to do it? Screenshots allow you to share an image snapshot of your desktop or mobile screen in your blog posts. In this article, we will show you how to take a screenshot for your WordPress blog…

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Hello Bar Review: Hands-on With This Flexible Marketing Tool

WP Lift: Considering using Hello Bar on your site? Read my Hello Bar review for a hands-on look at the pros and cons of this popular freemium tool. In general, I enjoyed the depth of functionality that Hello Bar offers, especially when it comes to the targeting rules that really let you drill-down into exactly who sees…

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