Weekly WordPress News: New Image Editing Tools Coming to Gutenberg
Hey WordPress fans…
This week, WordCamp Europe 2020 Online was a big success, drawing over 8,600 registered attendees. Beyond that, Matt Mullenweg and Matias Ventura demoed some of the new image editing tools that will be coming to the block editor – they look super cool!
Let’s get to all of this week’s WordPress news…
WORDPRESS NEWS AND ARTICLES
- Matt Mullenweg and Matías Ventura Demo New Image Editing Tools Coming to Gutenberg – these new features look pretty cool.
- WordCamp Europe 2020 Online Draws 8,600 Registered Attendees, Following Record-Breaking Contributor Day – the online-only event didn’t slow people down.
- Happy 25th birthday PHP! – PHP turned 25.
- Begin Prepping for Full-Site Editing With New Course on Block-Based Themes – full site editing with blocks is still chugging along.
- Biggest Lesson You’ve Learned Selling WordPress Plugins and Themes – Experts Corner Episode 1 – a video from Freemius.
- Mental Health and Remote Work – it can be tough.
- Is AppSumo Worth the Hassle for WordPress Plugin Developers? – should you get your WordPress plugin on AppSumo?
TUTORIALS AND HOW-TOS
- How to Disable or Limit WordPress Post Revisions (Plus Why) – this can help with performance and streamline your database.
- How To Manage Feature Requests In WordPress? – tips to manage feature requests for your products.
- Build Versatile Layouts with the GenerateBlocks WordPress Plugin – GenerateBlocks comes from the same developer as the GeneratePress theme.
- How to Use WebP Images on WordPress (And Shrink Image File Sizes up to 35%) – how to use WebP images.
- Blockify the WordPress Dashboard with the Mission Ctrl Plugin – you can use blocks to create a custom WordPress dashboard.
- Complete Guide to Setting Up a Brewery Online Store – want to sell craft beer online? Read it.
- WordPress SMTP Settings – all you need to know about sending emails from WordPress
- The Ultimate Developer’s Guide to the WordPress Database – learn about the WordPress database.
- Top 10 Best WooCommerce Dropshipping Plugins For AliExpress + Others – the best WooCommerce dropshipping plugins.
- 10 Best Review Plugins for WordPress Review Sites in 2020 – the best WordPress review plugins.
- WooCommerce Hosting Performance Benchmarks 2020 – Review Signal also published dedicated hosting performance benchmarks for WooCommerce.
- Agency Bundle @ Page Builder Framework – they now added a (lifetime) agency option to their pricing.