Week in WordPress Episode 19: Scotts, “Sync”ing, and Sass

We’ve got guests on guests on guests in this episode of Week in WordPress!

Matt and Scott of our Slocum Studio are joined by

  1. Nathan Hangen, co-founder of Virtuous Giant
  2. Scott Bolinger, co-founder of AppPresser and Press Coders
  3. James Laws, co-founder of WP Ninjas (Ninja Forms)

Find out why Matt Mullenweg was spotted with Joomla! and why WordPress has adopted Sass, among other things.

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How to reset or delete a WordPress install using plugins

There are plenty of reasons why you would want to delete or simply reset a WordPress install.

Imagine for a moment that you were testing something for a client and needed to see WordPress without any plugins installed.

How about that group of posts that is no longer necessary on your website, for example?

Read or watch on to look at some plugins that will enable you to reset sections of your WordPress-powered website or completely change the website back to factory settings.

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The shape of things to come: WordPress 3.8

“WordPress 3.7 JUST CAME OUT!” you say.

It did, but attention has already shifted to the upcoming WordPress update – WordPress 3.8.

And the attention is not necessarily positive.

Where there was near unanimous applause for the technological improvements made to 3.7, there is certainly an “angels and demons” dynamic surrounding the release of WordPress 3.8.

Should you be excited or scared?

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MP6 and Widget changes in WordPress 3.8 – Week in WordPress Episode 18

It is a very “professional” episode of the Week in WordPress.

Is WordPress as we know it going downhill? Is it going to be a Ghost in the next few years?

Matt, Scott, and Dan from Slocum Studio don’t seem to think so!

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Meet Modern Estate, the Best Real Estate Theme on WordPress

The Best Calendar Plugins on WordPress

Staying organized on the web is not an easy task.

Sites can be difficult enough to navigate, and it can be even harder to display a beautiful calendar within the default WordPress setup.

This article will go over calendar plugins on the WordPress framework, what they mean for your business or blog, and which real world applications can be applied to the plugins.

Watch the video or continue reading… or both!

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Week in WordPress episode 16

This is the one you have been waiting for.

WordPress 3.7, one of the better updates released in quite a while, is out for your pleasure!

Matt and Scott are joined by Chris Lema, Tom McFarlin, and Andrew Norcross, as they give their opinions on the new update.

This was an episode for the ages, and it is about time you watched…. or listened.

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Week in WordPress episode 17

It’s a blustery day at the studio.

That’s not gonna blow this house down.

Matt and Scott are joined by Brian Krogsgard of “Poststat.us” as they talk about the implication of automatic updates in security as well as browser support and the state of Woocommerce.

Quick shout out to the folks who put together a wonderful WordCamp Boston this year!

Listen to us on iTunes!

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Meet Socialize, our Professional Magazine Theme

You want people to share your posts

Socialize, the newest theme from Slocum Studio, is designed to make folks do just that.

This WordPress theme is perfect for anyone looking for a great and easy  blogging or magazine solution.

This is one theme that is filled with character, from the design to the social integration. Blogging has never been more fun or personal.

Social Design from the Best WordPress Agency

Socialize is designed to be simple to set up yet look like YOUR BRAND.

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What’s New in WordPress 3.7 “Basie”

Want to watch the video version? Check it out! Otherwise, get the write-up below.

Better Security with WordPress 3.7

With the new additions to WordPress 3.7, the overarching vision is clear;

MAKE THE PLATFORM MORE SECURE.

The most obvious example is found in the new strong password field.

While it is still very easy for someone to use “password”.. as their PASSWORD… (ugh) the recommendations are much stronger.

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