How to Manage Online Bookings With Modern Events Calendar

WP Mayor: Many WordPress sites incorporate event scheduling. From performances to appointments to rentals, being able to let users purchase tickets or claim time slots is key. Fortunately, though WordPress doesn’t enable these functions out of the box, there’s a plugin you can use. Modern Events Calendar is an easy way to manage events of all kinds…

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How to Embed PDF, Spreadsheet, and others in WordPress Blog Posts

WP Beginner: Do you want to embed PDF, spreadsheet, and other types of documents in your WordPress blog posts? WordPress comes with a powerful content editor and allows you to easily embed videos, tweets, audio, and other media formats using the embed blocks. You can also upload other type of files that users can download. However, it…

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WordSesh EMEA Coming September 25: A New Virtual WordPress Event for Europe, Middle East, and Africa

WordPress Tavern: WordSesh is launching a new event aimed at WordPress enthusiasts living in the Middle East, Europe, and Africa. The 12-hour virtual event is scheduled for September 25, 2019, from 7:00-19:00 UTC. While the event has always been open to participants across the world, WordSesh “EMEA” will be the first to offer a schedule that is…

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WordPress Contributors Explore the Possibility of a Global Accessibility Event

WordPress Tavern: WordPress’ accessibility team is evaluating the possibility of organizing a virtual Global Accessibility Day, similar to the Polyglots’ Global Translation Day. This marathon-style contributor event has proven to be valuable for the Polyglots in terms of recruiting, onboarding, and fueling progress on translation projects. Accessibility contributors proposed the idea at a meeting two weeks ago…

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6 Best WordPress Anti-Spam Plugins to Stop Spammers in Their Tracks

WP Lift: By the latest numbers, WordPress powers about one-third of all the websites on the Internet. And while that’s great for the WordPress community, it also has a dark side – people love finding ways to spam WordPress sites! They’ll spam your site with comments. They’ll spam your site with form submissions. They’ll spam your site…

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How to Get the URL of Images You Upload in WordPress

WP Beginner: Do you want to find the link or URL of images you upload in WordPress? Sometimes you may need to get the link of an image to display it in other areas of your website or social media platforms. In this article, we will show you how to easily get the URL of images that…

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WordCamp US 2019 to Offer Free On-Site Childcare

WordPress Tavern: photo credit: Aaron BurdenWordCamp US announced today that the event will be offering free on-site childcare for children aged 6 weeks to 12 years old. Organizers have contracted A Helping Hand, a licensed conference childcare service company based in Virginia Beach, VA, to provide childcare for all three days, with flexible drop off and pick…

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Sound Off! How Has ManagedWP Weathered the Acquisition?

WordPress Tavern: Back in September of 2016, GoDaddy acquired ManageWP. What was odd about the acquisition was the amount of backlash that was generated by ManageWP customers. While most were happy for Vladimir Prelovac, founder of ManageWP, many customers worried about GoDaddy’s reputation, unsatisfactory service, and how such a great service would fit into GoDaddy without changing…

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Weekly WordPress News: WordCamp Asia 2020 is On in Bangkok

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WordCamp Central America Organizers Prepare Proposal for 2020 Event in Managua, Nicaragua

WordPress Tavern: Managua, Nicaragua – image credit: CostaRica.orgWordCamp Europe’s continuing success has inspired other parts of the WordPress world to work towards getting their own regional camps off the ground. With a little help from WCEU mentors and inspiration from WordCamp Nordic’s proposal, WordCamp Asia is now officially on the schedule for February 21-23, 2020, in Bangkok,…

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