Weekly WordPress News: WordCamp US 2020 Goes Online Only
Hey WordPress friends, we have bad news if you were holding out hope for an in-person WordCamp US 2020. As of yesterday, the event has officially canceled the in-person part, opting to go 100% online like WordCamp Europe.
Speaking of WordCamp Europe 2020, you can now get your free tickets for the online event.
Let’s get to all of this week’s news…
WORDPRESS NEWS AND ARTICLES
- WordCamp US Cancels In-Person Event – in response to COVID-19, WordCamp US 2020 has canceled its in-person event, opting for an online-only event like WCEU.
- WordCamp Europe 2020 Online Tickets Available – if you want to attend the online version of WordCamp Europe 2020, tickets are now available – they’re free!
- WordPress 5.4.1 Addresses 7 Security Issues and Fixes Several Bugs – a new minor release to fix some issues.
- Gutenberg 8.0 Merges Block and Pattern Inserter, Adds Inline Formats, and Updates Code Editor – changes to the plugin version of the block editor.
- SPanel The Next-Gen Hosting Platform – introducing SPanel.
- 6 Tips for Working From Home From a Full-Time WordPress Freelancer – some tips for working from home.
- WordPress Vulnerability Roundup: April 2020, Part 2 – the latest version of the iThemes vulnerability roundup.
- What WordPress Agencies Need to Survive and Thrive During the Pandemic [WP Feedback virtual summit] – tips for running your WordPress business in this strange time
TUTORIALS AND HOW-TOS
- The Complete Guide to Branding Your WordPress Website – your guide to branding.
- Creating an Online Food Ordering System in WooCommerce – more help for restaurants trying to get online.
- Gutenberg Filters: registerBlockStyle – one for the devs.
- How to Set Up Autoptimize for Your WordPress Site – how to use this popular free plugin.
- How to Customize WordPress Emails with Profile Builder Pro – Cozmoslabs explains you how
- Creating a customer review system for your site – from the Pixelgrade team.
- Types Of Web Cache: WordPress Caching And Page Speed Demystified – learn about caching.
- 30+ WordPress Event Themes for Conferences, Weddings & Entertainment Events – the best event themes.
- WP Remote offers 3 months free usage – to help WordPress businesses in a difficult time, WP Remote offers their product for free!
- WP Reset AppSumo Deal – get lifetime access to this useful development tool.
- Visual Composer has a birthday sale – get 50% off Visual Composer
- Transition from client services to selling digital product – a new episode of Matt Report.