ISSUE 689
The Whip

Plugin Madness About You

WordPress News

We need your help! Three of our plugins advanced to the The Thrilling 32 in Torque 2018 Plugin Madness. We need you to vote...everyday for Hummingbird, Smush, and Custom Sidebars. [Torque]

WordCamp Europe speakers are starting to be announced. [Torque]

WPCampus is back! The conference dedicated to WordPress in higher education will be held July 12-14 in St. Louis, MO. [WP Tavern]

Changing Things

Reviews and Opinion

Is Traditional Advertising Dying? [BobWP]

WordPress hosting is where all of this change is happening. Where do you think it’s heading? [CodeinWP]

Avoid these 5 UX mistakes on your WordPress websites. [WP Mayor]

If You Know Your Party's Extension

Themes, Plugins, and Resources

5 of the best Google Chrome Extensions for web developers & designers. [WP the Podcast]

At A Tipping Point

Tutorials, Tips, and Tricks

Adding Information, Tips and Sales Information for Clients to the WordPress Dashboard [WPMU DEV]

7 Reasons Why Your WordPress Plugins or Themes Won’t Install [WPMU DEV]

How to Add RTL Support to Your Custom WordPress Theme [Torque]

Can’t Get My Mind Off Of You

Off-Topic, Random Stuff

A startup is pitching a mind-uploading service that is “100 percent fatal”. [MIT]

Good news, everyone: According to new physics research, reality is probably not a quantum computer simulation designed by a hyper-advanced alien civilization. [Fast Company]


Don’t forget to vote, vote, vote for Hummingbird, Smush and Custom Sidebars. The alien simulator has chosen us to win...we’re sure of it.
 
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