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Weekly WordPress News: Newfold Digital Acquires YITH

Last Updated on March 18th, 2022

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Hey, WordPress friends!

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

The acquisition train continues. This week, Newfold Digital has acquired YITH, one of the largest independent sellers and developers of WooCommerce plugins and themes for WordPress. Meanwhile, DigitalOcean has acquired popular web development learning site CSS-Tricks.

Beyond that, WordPress 5.9.2 is now available for download. Since this is a security and maintenance release, we recommend you update your sites as soon as you can.

Gutenberg 12.8 also dropped recently with new APIs, iterative user experience enhancements, and bug fixes.

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




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