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Weekly WordPress News: Awesome Motive Acquires Sandhills Development

Last Updated on September 24th, 2021

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Hey, WordPress fans. We are checking in with your latest dose of weekly WordPress news.

This week, there were a number of acquisitions in the WordPress space. Awesome Motive acquired Sandhills Development, the company behind Easy Digital Downloads, AffiliateWP, WP Simple Pay, Sugar Calendar, WP Simple Pay, and the Payouts Service. Meanwhile, LearnDash joined StellarWP and Liquid Web’s growing family of brands.

Beyond that, the new update on the WordPress core editor makes it easier to add a title to a group of blocks and allows you to group any block.

We also have a lot of news, tutorials, and roundup posts for you as usual.

Let’s get to all of this week’s WordPress news…




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