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Privacy-First Gravatar Replacement, Pixel Avatars Module Released for the Toolbelt WordPress Plugin – WordPress Tavern

Ben Gillbanks decided to put an old idea into motion. After the discussion over Gravatar privacy concerns and local avatars in WordPress reignited a couple of weeks ago, he went to work building Pixel Avatars, a generated avatar solution that requires no connection to a third-party service. Gravatar solves a huge problem. It creates a global avatar so that users need to upload an image to only one site and carry it around the web with them. To use the service, sites must pass email addresses back to Automattic-owned Gravatar.com, such as when a visitor leaves a comment. The… More Info

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Hashtag Trending – Apple says sorry to WordPress; Making virtual events; Neuralink demo announced

Apple apologizes to WordPress, LinkedIn is chatty about virtual events, and Elon Musk says we can expect a Neuralink demo this week. It’s all the tech news that’s popular right now. Welcome to Hashtag Trending! It’s Tuesday, August 25, and I’m your host Baneet Braich   Apple says sorry – and backs down from forcing WordPress into in-app purchases | ZDNet from technology     Apple has backed off from forcing WordPress into in-app purchases. Apple was initially wanting to block updates to the WordPress iOS app until WordPress enabled in-app purchases that give Apple a 30% cut on… More Info

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Renowned WordPress Core Contributor Mario Peshev Acquires WP-CRM System to Drive Business Development on World’s Largest Web Platform

Renowned WordPress Core Contributor Mario Peshev Acquires WP-CRM System to Drive Business Development on World’s Largest Web Platform Home Sales & Marketing CRM Renowned WordPress Core Contributor Mario Peshev Acquires WP-CRM System to Drive Business Development on World’s Largest Web Platform We store cookies on your computer to improve your experience and provide more personalized services, both on this website and on other sites. For more information… More Info

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Elementor Launches the First Centralized ‘Mission Control’ for Pro Website Design On WordPress

New breakthrough allows professional web creators to oversee and implement a design system thereby reducing design debt, eliminating inconsistencies and saving precious time TEL AVIV, Israel, Aug. 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Elementor, the leading WordPress website building platform, announced today that with their new version 3.0 release, website designers can, for the first time, implement an advanced and comprehensive design system on WordPress sites. Introducing Elementor 3.0: Create Faster, More Consistent Websites with New Professional Features Elementor releases… More Info

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Elementor Launches the First Centralized ‘Mission Control’ for Pro Website Design On WordPress

New breakthrough allows professional web creators to oversee and implement a design system thereby reducing design debt, eliminating inconsistencies and saving precious time TEL AVIV, Israel, Aug. 25, 2020 /CNW/ — Elementor, the leading WordPress website building platform, announced today that with their new version 3.0 release, website designers can, for the first time, implement an advanced and comprehensive design system on WordPress sites. Introducing Elementor 3.0: Create Faster, More Consistent Websites with New Professional Features Elementor releases version… More Info

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How to Fix the WordPress 5.5 jQuery Problem

WordPress 5.5 is largely a success. But there have been numerous conflicts from themes and plugins that caused sites to break. Arguably the biggest issue stems from WordPress’ decision to remove the outdated jQuery Migrate. The first step of the process of modernizing WordPress was removing the jQuery Migrate 1.x in WordPress 5.5. And that’s what is causing some sites to break. Some WordPress themes and plugins are using older jQuery scripts, which is causing a range of problems. According to WordPress page for the jQuery Migrate Helper: “With the update to WordPress 5.5, a migration… More Info

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Hashtag Trending – TikTok suing the U.S.; Apple and WordPress lock horns; PIPEDA chatter on Reddit

TikTok says it’s planning to sue the Trump administration, Apple and WordPress lock horns after Apple gets a little greedy, and a story about PIPEDA and Tim Hortons catches fire on Reddit. It’s all the tech news that’s popular right now. Welcome to Hashtag Trending! It’s Monday, August 24, and I’m your host Alex Coop. TikTok confirms it will sue the Trump administration from technology The Verge is reporting that TikTok will file a lawsuit against the Trump administration over an executive order demanding parent company ByteDance to divest its TikTok operations in the US. “Even… More Info

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Apple says sorry to WordPress, here’s why

WordPress CEO Matt Mullenweg lashed out at Apple for forcing it to monetise the free WordPress app, so that Apple could make its 30% cut. The deal was simple: WordPress needed to provide in-app payment plans and only then Apple would approve updates to the app. But Apple is backing off now by saying that the “issue with WordPress” has been resolved and WordPress continues to be a free app. Not providing updates to the iOS app is not an option for WordPress, because it would need to at least provide bug fixes. But to do so, Apple wanted WordPress to include in-app payments, else it… More Info

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Apple apologises to WordPress, says there will be no in-app purchases for iOS

Apple has restored updates for the WordPress app on iOS after the founder developer said he was not able to access updates. (Source: Reuters) HIGHLIGHTS Apple has apologised to WordPress saying it will not monetise the app on iOS. Founder developer of WordPress told a publication that there were no premium plans for purchases for the iOS app. Apple has now restored all updates on the WordPress iOS app. Apple in an on-the-record apology has said that it will not monetize WordPress on iOS and that there will be no in-app purchases. The development came a day after founding developer of WordPress… More Info

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