Hey, WordPress fans. We are checking in with your latest dose of weekly WordPress news.
In big news this week, Matt Mullenweg announced that Creative Commons Search will be joining WordPress. The vision is to make quality royalty-free content accessible to WordPress users through their dashboard. With over 500 million royalty-free images, audio, and videos available, the platform provides a massive benefit to the WordPress community.
Beyond that, PeachPay (check our review) inked a partnership with WooCommerce. We also have a lot of useful guides and resources for you.
Let’s get to all of this week’s WordPress news…
WORDPRESS NEWS AND ARTICLES
- Creative Commons Search to Relaunch on WordPress.org – Matt Mullenweg anticipates it will be up and running in a few weeks.
- Pattern Directory Targeted to Launch with WordPress 5.8 – a live prototype of the work in progress is available.
- WooCommerce Invests in PeachPay – the startup inked a partnership with the Automattic/WooCommerce team.
- Gravity Forms 2.5 Launches With an Overhauled UI and Focus on Accessibility – putting accessibility at the forefront.
- FluentCRM Wins Plugin Madness 2021 – out of 64 Plugins that participated in Torque’s 2021 competition.
- Will We See In-Person WordCamps in 2021? An Open Discussion on a Path Forward – currently, all WordCamps are online-only events.
- WordPress Vulnerability Report: April 2021, Part 4 – iThemes’ regular roundup.
TUTORIALS AND HOW-TOS
- How to Install phpMyAdmin on Any Operating System – make the process of managing a database easier.
- How to list WooCommerce product variations in a table – list products in a neat and organized way on your online store.
- 10+ Real Multilingual Website Examples (+ How to Create Your Own) – get ideas on implementing multilingual functionality on your site.
- How to Add a WordPress Payments Plugin to Your Membership Website – if you’re looking for a way to accept payments for your membership program.
- Translate Your WordPress Website & Grow Multilingual Traffic (Updated 2021) – by using a dedicated multilingual plugin.
- How to Create a Sitemap in WordPress Without a Plugin – learn what an XML sitemap is, its importance, and how to easily create it in WordPress.
- Wholesale for WooCommerce Review: Take Your Shop a Notch Further and Cater to Wholesale Buyers – if you use WooCommerce for wholesale.
- Products & services for accessibility in WordPress – a new episode of the Matt Report podcast.
- 13 Best WordPress Donation Plugin in 2021 – the top donation plugins out there.
- 10 Best Woocommerce Order Delivery Date Plugins in 2021 – take your eCommerce shop to the next level.
- 15 Best WordPress Menu Plugins in 2021 – an incredibly easy way to improve the look of your site and enhance the user experience.