There are several reasons why someone would choose to use Chassis for WordPress development. Firstly, Chassis is lightweight. In contrast, VVV is rather heavy as it comes with a wide range of tools. The problem with VVV is that it can take a long time to install, and it’s slow. In comparison, Chassis takes just a couple of minutes to install. ~ Using Chassis for WordPress Development.
Here’s a fabulous implementation of a Drag & Drop one-page website builder for WordPress. I encourage you to try out the demo: Enter your email, and you’ll be playing with the theme in the amount of time it takes to check your inbox.
Things I love about this theme: Edit your site via the frontend for a true WYSIWYG experience, intuitive controls, clean design elements, and flexibility for adding your own layout and design elements.
If you’re actively developing on a website and running into caching issues when deploying updates it can be helpful to employ a cache busting technique. ~ WordImpress
If you’re using the InfiniteWP WordPress Client plugin to manage your website, now is a good time to update. While doing a routine audit of our Website Firewall product, we discovered a vulnerability in the plugin that could be used by a malicious individual to 1) disable a users web site by putting it in maintenance mode and 2) allows the user to control the content of the maintenance page. via Sucuri Blog.
This article a great reminder as to why you should always keep your WordPress install updated with the latest version. If you’re running the latest version of WordPress (currently 4.0.1), the exploit discussed below does not apply to you:
The Themosis framework is an MVC framework for WordPress developers.
Arwyn is a Clean, Modern & Responsive Personal WordPress Blog Theme. Its responsive view will serve content as fast as possible on any platfom. It comes packed with 6 Header Styles from you to pick from, adding social networks, taglines, background image & more, on top of that! Over 10 widgets, including Instagram, Facebook, Latest […]
Using Chartist.js, this TablePress Extension creates a responsive chart based on the data in a TablePress table. ~ WordPress › TablePress Extension: Chartist « WordPress Plugins.
Keep up with all the latest tutorials, articles, and updates from the Genesis community, all in one place! ~ The Daily Bolt
Storefront is a new theme from WooThemes. It features “deep integration with WooCommerce”, and from my view, it’s an exciting offering in that it is available for free via the WordPress Theme repository. It’s a great example of a freemium offering that lets you try out the WooCommerce platform before committing to any of their […]
Postmatic lets your WordPress readers subscribe to comments or new posts by email. And leave a comment by simply hitting reply. ~ Postmatic.
At the end of October, Netcraft reported that “more than 23% of the active sites hosted at DigitalOcean are running WordPress, compared with less than 10% of all other active sites around the world.”
Netcraft reports that DigitalOcean is currently netting more than 68,000 new customers per month. In general, developers seem to appreciate the speed of deployment, the simplicity of the hosting interface, and the API for managing droplets and resources.
~ WP Tavern.
Desk is a new desktop app for publishing to WordPress, Blogger, Tumblr, Facebook, Typepad, Movable Type, Squarespace, and more.
A great collection of information about WordPress lightboxes and links to plugins.