To Our Hosted WordPress Clients: We’ve Updated to WordPress 3.5
We just wanted to let all of our hosted WordPress clients know that we’ve updated your WordPress core to 3.5. Here’s a quick breakdown of what’s new in 3.5. If you’d like even more information on these new features, here’s a post explaining why you should update to WordPress 3.5 if you haven’t already.
- The Media Library has been completely revamped; it’s now easier to use and more visually appealing
- With the launch of the Twenty Twelve theme on WordPress.org, the theme itself is completely retina display ready
- For Developers: AJAX functionality has been added to the media library in its use and also in the meta data association with images
WordPress Loop Introduction
The main process of WordPress is known as The Loop.
In this video, from the popular Fresh Web Dev series, Dan and Scott look at the Loop, how it works, and why it is important to businesses and blogs alike.
Paid Memberships Pro and the Restriction of Content on WordPress
In continuing our look at membership plugins, we focus on our attention on two restriction plugins.
Paid Memberships Pro, from Jason Coleman, is the first free plugin we have seen, and shows a lot of promise.
Watch this video for a more in-depth look.
Why You Should Update to WordPress 3.5
WordPress 3.5 is finally upon us!
This update has been a long time coming, and has many new features.
Check out this video below to watch Scott and Dan talk about the different changes that have been implemented in the new version of WordPress.
MagicMembers is Membership Done Right
In this week’s episode of PressThis, we talk about more Membership plugins for WordPress.
The two that battled for supremacy this week were MagicMembers and WP-Member.
But the story wasn’t so much the battle, as it was our discovery of the great plugin MagicMembers. Find out why in this video.
DIY WordPress Membership
This month is Slocum Studio’s look at membership on the WordPress framework.
We recently featured a video where we talk exclusively about the benefits of implementing membership plugins in a WordPress-powered website.
But what if you are a developer or designer who wants to implement membership on a client’s website?
How about your own website or blog?
Here’s what to do:
Choosing WordPress Membership Plugins
We spent most of last month talking about eCommerce on the WordPress framework.
This holiday season takes us into the gift that keeps on giving, website membership.
Here is a video detailing our jump into WordPress membership plugins as well as a discussion on how membership drastically improves mailing lists and customer retention.
Photon for Jetpack and WordPress 3.5 Beta 3
The talk around the WordPress community is images.
Lots and lots of images.
Many bloggers or businesses want an easier way to display images on their WordPress-powered website.
In this week’s episode of PressThis, we look at how much easier it will be to add and manage images with the new Media Library in WordPress 3.5.
Later, we also discuss how the new addition of image server Photon (from the popular WordPress plugin Jetpack) can help make your website load faster with smarter image handling.
Implement Photo Effects on WordPress with Paintbrush.js
Do you want to give your photos some kick?
Do you love the photo effects presented to you in Photoshop?
Watch this video to see a live demo of how it works, as well as how to implement it on your WordPress-powered website.
Providence WordCamp 2012 Highlights
The first ever Providence WordCamp took place this year.
With tickets sold out, the smallest state in the country was playing to a large crowd.
And the event delivered. Take a look at the video.