Howdy, WordPress folks. We’re checking in a little late this week thanks to a fun few days with gastroenteritis, but we think the wait is worth it because we’re giving away some awesome free goodies.
Specifically, we’re giving away three free copies of the Jupiter X theme that we reviewed in December.
To enter for your chance to win, head here and earn up to 8 entries.
Beyond that, we’ve also got plenty of other WordPress news and tutorials – as usual!
Let’s get to all of this weeks news…
WORDPRESS NEWS AND ARTICLES
- WPML Website Hacked, Customer Emails Compromised – WP Tavern has more about what happened.
- WordPress.com Secures $2.4 Million in Funding from Google and Partners to Build a Publishing Platform for News Organizations – this could be interesting.
- WooCommerce Blocks 1.3.0 Release Notes – you’ll have several new ways to insert products via blocks.
- Introducing new Page Building Blocks and Tools for CoBlocks – including a column block, which is one of the block editor’s weaknesses.
- WordPress 5.1 to Introduce New White Screen Protection Feature, Beta 1 Now Available for Testing – WordPress 5.1 will try to protect your site from the dreaded WordPress white screen of death.
TUTORIALS AND HOW-TOS
- Locked Out Of WordPress? Here’s How To Get Back In, Even Without Your Email Address – learn how to get back into your WordPress site when you’re locked out.
- How To Remove WordPress Sidebar For Specific Posts Or Entire Site – here’s how you can remove the sidebar on all or some of your site.
- Complete guide to WordPress multilingual setup – how to translate your WordPress site.
- Your Guide To WordPress Translation Plugins With Caldera Forms – another translation-focused post (for Caldera Forms).
- How to Add The CodeMirror Code Editor to any WordPress Plugin or Theme – a lot of people prefer the CodeMirror editing experience.
RESOURCES & DEALS
- 40+ Best Free Personal WordPress Themes – check out some of the best free themes for personal websites.
- We’re Giving Away 3 Jupiter X Theme Licenses For FREE – Enter To Win Today! – if you didn’t catch it above, we’re giving away three copies of the Jupiter X theme.
- Top-Notch WordPress Subscription Service CrocoBlock – only $17! – Mighty Deals is selling access to CrocoBlock for just $17. Check out our CrocoBlock review to learn more (it helps you build sites with Elementor).
- AppSumo – User-friendly web design edits in just a few clicks with Visual Inspector – I believe you can use this $49 deal with your WordPress site as Visual Inspector has a plugin at WordPress.org.