Weekly WordPress News: Affiliate Marketing and Selling WP Themes on a Non-WP Site
This week’s news includes a huge list of WordPress affiliate programs and a relevant discussion about affiliate marketing and WordPress.
You can also watch WPCampus 2016 events live as they happen. That will start this morning.
And finally, an interesting discussion from a WordPress theme website that doesn’t run on WordPress – weird, right?
Let’s get to all the news…
WORDPRESS NEWS AND ARTICLES
- Lessons Learned from Migrating 1,000 Blog Posts to WordPress – thinking of a huge migration? This article discusses some of the main things you’ll face.
- WordPress 4.6 Beta 3 – the WordPress 4.6 beta train keeps rolling!
- Why My WordPress Themes Site Doesn’t Use WordPress – controversial article title! Some good points discussed.
- All in One SEO 2.3.7 Patches Persistent XSS Vulnerability – it’s not Yoast, but All in One SEO is still hugely popular. They just patched a vulnerability.
- Codeable.io announces share buyback and partnership with WooCommerce – interesting news that Codeable will be partnering with WooCommerce.
- Why You Should Use Jetpack in 2016: A Look at the Best Modules – we discuss why you should definitely be using Jetpack on your site.
- Transparency Report #17 – How Affiliate Marketing Works in WordPress … Honest Opinion – a discussion about affiliate marketing and WordPress.
TUTORIALS AND HOW-TOS
- How to Lazy Load Images and Videos to Improve Page Load Time – improve your site speed by implementing lazy loading.
- How to Determine What to Build With WordPress – Tom McFarlin discusses what you can and should build with WordPress.
- How to Set a Custom Post Excerpt in WordPress – how you can easily create custom post excerpts.
- How To Add Click To Tweet Buttons In WordPress – click to retweet buttons can really improve your shares on Twitter.
- How to Combine Posts from Multiple WordPress Sites Using REST API – an in-depth tutorial that digs into the code.
RESOURCES & FREEBIES
- Scrybs WordPress Multilingual Plugin Review – Automatic and Professional Translation – we review Scrybs new multilingual plugin. Great for sites who need to offer multiple languages.
- Stay Healthy While Working at a Desk All Day – not WordPress specific, but something all site owners should know about.
- 25+ Best Fitness WordPress Themes for Gyms & Personal Trainers in 2016 – our list of the best themes for gyms and personal trainers.
- 30+ Affiliate Programs for WordPress Users, Bloggers, Developers – affiliate programs are a great way to earn some extra cash.
- Watch WPCampus 2016 Live – you can watch WPCampus 2016 live as it happens.