Month: August 2021

An Update on the Classic Editor Plugin

Before the release of WordPress 5.0 in 2018, the Classic Editor plugin was published to help ease the transition to the new block editor. At the time, we promised to support the plugin through 2021 and adjust if needed as...

/ 25 August 2021

WP Briefing: Episode 15: A Very WordPress Blooper

Ever wonder what it’s like behind the scenes of WP Briefing? Listen in on this episode for a little levity and Josepha’s bloopers. Have a question you’d like answered? You can submit them to wpbriefing@wordpress.org, either written or as a voice...

/ 23 August 2021
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How to Change the Main Shared IP Address on cPanel®

cPanel & WHM’s main shared IP address is used by new shared hosting accounts created on a server. This allows web hosts to create new accounts easily and automates the otherwise complex and time-consuming domain and web server configuration process....

/ 18 August 2021
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WordPress Vulnerability Report: August 2021, Part 3

Vulnerable plugins and themes are the #1 reason WordPress websites get hacked. The weekly WordPress Vulnerability Report powered by WPScan covers recent WordPress plugin, theme, and core vulnerabilities, and what to do if you run one of the vulnerable plugins or themes...

/ 18 August 2021
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What is an IP Address? 12 Things to Know

If you hope for a snail mail letter to arrive at the location you intend, you make sure to include the recipient’s exact address, including the house and street number, city, zip code, and country. This is how the USPS...

/ 17 August 2021
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Pursuing Success: 4 Knows to Face the Scary Places

Do you know the secrets to pursuing success? Have you dared to dream big and then been too afraid to take the steps to live your dream? Are you sitting on the edge and hoping your possibilities will just come...

/ 16 August 2021
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How to Find Your Value Proposition: 6 Tips for Writing a Killer One

Have you taken the time to find your value proposition? If someone were to ask you to sum up your company’s competitive advantage in 10 seconds, would you succeed? If not, you may need to work on your value proposition....

/ 13 August 2021
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reCAPTCHA for WordPress: A 3 Step Guide for WordPress Users

If you’ve been a WordPress site owner for any period of time, no doubt you already know the importance of WordPress security. WordPress reCAPTCHA is a key component to the security of your WordPress site. A security breach may result...

/ 12 August 2021
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WordPress Vulnerability Report: August 2021, Part 2

Vulnerable plugins and themes are the #1 reason WordPress websites get hacked. The weekly WordPress Vulnerability Report powered by WPScan covers recent WordPress plugin, theme, and core vulnerabilities, and what to do if you run one of the vulnerable plugins or themes...

/ 11 August 2021
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How to Wireframe Inside WordPress

When it comes to wireframing a new page design, you usually have to use a separate tool or application (or maybe even an old-school sketchbook!) if you want to accomplish the task. But what if you could wireframe with WordPress,...

/ 10 August 2021
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Thoughts Drive Actions: 3 Ways to Drive Positive Action

Thoughts drive actions, so you really are what you think. The question then becomes what are you thinking and where are you letting those thoughts drive you? Negative thoughts will drive you into a ditch or off a cliff, and...

/ 9 August 2021
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Widgets in WordPress 5.8 and Beyond

Copy and Design by @critterverse WordPress 5.8 brings the power of Gutenberg blocks to widget areas — which means the highly customizable layout and styling options bring you closer to a WYSIWYG editing experience. I made a test site based on...

/ 9 August 2021