Weekly WordPress News: Should WordPress Auto-Update Old Sites?

While no official decision has been made yet, it seems likely that WordPress will auto-update older sites to WordPress 4.7.

Additionally, flush off its acquisition of Tumblr, Automattic also made another acquisition this week. They acquired the Zero BS CRM plugin and are considering rebranding it to Jetpack CRM.

If you are looking into Dropshipping, now might be the best time to act on it: Alidropship has got a New Season Sale:

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Also, we give you a tour of the brand new SiteGround hosting dashboard – it no longer uses cPanel, and it’s really cool.

Let’s get to all of this week’s news…




Colin Newcomer

Colin Newcomer

Colin Newcomer is a freelance writer and long-time Internet marketer. He specializes in digital marketing, WordPress and B2B writing. He lives a life of danger, riding a scooter through the chaos of Hanoi. You can also follow his travel blog.

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