Weekly WordPress News: WCEU 2021 Will Also Be Online
Hey, WordPress fans.
This week, the WordCamp Europe team already made the decision to move the 2021 event online. For now, the plan is to hopefully return to in-person events in Malta in 2022.
Let’s get to all of this week’s WordPress news…
WORDPRESS NEWS AND ARTICLES
- WordCamp Europe 2021 will be online – the team already made the decision to go online in 2021 as well. In-person events are planned to resume in 2022 (hopefully!).
- Celebrating 1 Million Active Installs! The Highest Number Any WordPress Theme Has Achieved – congratulations to the Astra theme team!
- WordPress Documentation Team Bans Links to Commercial Websites – what do you think?
- Call for Block Plugins: The WordPress Block Directory Is Open for Business – get those blocks in there!
- Introducing the Upstairs Community: stories that make us better people – PixelGrade takes newsletters to another level
- WordPress 5.5 Beta 2 – WordPress 5.5 rolls closer.
TUTORIALS AND HOW-TOS
- How to Create Google Web Stories on WordPress (Without Code) – learn how to take advantage of Google Web Stories on WordPress.
- HappyFiles Review: Organize your WordPress Files like a Boss – learn how to improve your media file organization with this plugin.
- Setting up your first Gutenberg project – for the devs.
- Create Settings Page for Customizer Options – another one for devs.
- How to Connect WordPress With Mailgun to Deliver Emails – Mailgun is an affordable email sending service.
- WpStream Review: Livestream to Your WordPress Site (and Charge for Access) – live stream content from your WordPress site.
- Mobile Tabs Review: Add a Flexible Action Bar to WordPress – improve your site’s mobile experience.
- 5 Free Pinterest WordPress Plugins (+3 Premium Options) – the best Pinterest WordPress plugins.
- Marketing your WordPress business – a new episode of Matt Report.