Weekly WordPress News: We’re Back, Plus New EasyThemePacks Templates
After a short hiatus for some much-needed vacation, we’re back with more great WordPress news!
All of Foxland’s themes are also now free, which is pretty awesome. And if you’re a WordPress business owner, you’ll want to check out Syed Balkhi’s new WordPress growth accelerator fund.
Let’s get to all of this week’s news…
WORDPRESS NEWS AND ARTICLES
- 2 New EasyThemePacks Elementor Templates – for bloggers and flower shops.
- Syed Balkhi Launches A WordPress-focused Growth Accelerator Fund – worth looking into if you have a WordPress business – $100k-500k funding.
- Severe vulnerability exposes WordPress websites to attack – might be worth paying attention to.
- Why You Need To Discontinue Using Nulled WordPress Plugins On Your Site – a reminder why nulled plugins are a bad idea.
- WordPress for iOS 10.6 Adds A Detailed Site Activity Log – improvements to the WordPress iOS app.
- Foxland products for free – I love Sami’s themes, so this is pretty awesome! All themes are now free.
- Yoast SEO 8.0 Is Out – you might have noticed the new meta box. What do you think of the smiley faces?
TUTORIALS AND HOW-TOS
- How To Embed Google Forms In WordPress: Manually Or With A Plugin – learn the best ways to embed Google Forms in WordPress.
- How to Migrate from a Self-Hosted WordPress Site to WordPress.com – a pretty detailed tutorial!
- How can you add Instagram to Divi Header – helpful for Divi users.
- Organizing WordPress Types, Views, and Subscribers – for developers, from Tom McFarlin.
- WordPress Freelancing Can Be Lonely: Nine Strategies to Cope – not really WordPress specific, but helpful for freelancers of all types.
RESOURCES & DEALS
- YellowPencil Review: Easy CSS Customization With Visual Editing – YellowPencil helps you edit your theme’s CSS using a beginner-friendly visual interface.
- 7 Best WordPress Social Share Plugins: Our Picks + What We Use – our picks for the 7 best social share plugins.
- 8+ Best WordPress Search Plugins To Improve Your Site Search – some plugins to help you improve the search function at your WordPress site.
- ShortPixel $29 Lifetime Appsumo Deal – you can still get this deal for a little while longer.
- Bryce Adams and Metorik – the How I Built it podcast.