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Connatix Named a WordPress VIP Technology Partner, Launches Video Embed Plugin

NEW YORK, June 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Connatix, the leading video technology company for publishers and advertisers, today announced that it has been named to WordPress VIP’s prestigious Technology Partnership Program and has also launched the Connatix video player embed plugin for WordPress. By strengthening its partnership with the leading content management system (CMS), Connatix is continuing to help editorial teams boost their video strategies without ever leaving the WordPress editor. The combination of Connatix’s VIP Technology Partner status and new video embed plugin allows… More Info

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LottieFiles Releases Official WordPress Plugin – WP Tavern

LottieFiles, a company that hosts thousands of Lottie animations and helps designers create and test their animations, has just released an official plugin for WordPress. The company recently raised $37M in a Series B round, passed three million users on its website, and is investing in making motion design more accessible. Lottie’s open source animation file format is used by more than 135,000 designers and developers in websites and apps for Amazon, Google, Spotify, Microsoft, TikTok, Netflix, BBC, Uber, and other high profile companies. The JSON-based format was created by the… More Info

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WordPress Plugin for Crypto Donations Does Any-to-Any Token Exchange

WordPress and crypto users are having a good week. Internet aficionados who run websites have a new toy that lets them do cool stuff with crypto donations. DePay Donations is the first of its kind. It is an open-source plugin that allows websites to accept P2P donations in crypto. But the beauty of this is that it offers decentralized conversion of incoming cryptocurrency donations into tokens that the receiver has selected. The Swiss Web3 payment startup DePay says the plug in is free to install. “It allows content creators and publishers to accept middleman-free and therefore… More Info

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WordPress plugins for project management software or project managers

Image: bilalulker/Adobe Stock Project management has become a rather hot topic within the realm of business. With good reason. With project management at your side, the workflow of your company can be made exponentially more efficient. Without project management? You know what happens. Chaos. If that sounds like eventually you’d like to avoid, then a good project management tool is in your future. If you happen to depend on WordPress and would love to add project management features to the platform, you’re in luck. You could turn a basic WordPress deployment into a… More Info

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DePay launches WordPress plugin for Web3 donations with any-to-any token conversion

A common way is to use a centralized crypto payment gateway. Going this way implies that one has to trust intermediaries who accept the donations on one’s behalf, which contradicts the core idea of decentralization. Additionally, the number of cryptocurrencies that can be accepted with this option is often very limited. Another option is to provide wallet addresses in plain text on their site. Besides the aesthetics, this way requires that you have high administrative overhead with monitoring different wallets and converting tokens to hedge against volatility. DePay Donations offers an… More Info

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What’s new in WordPress 6.0

There’s a new major release of WordPress available and Jack Wallen provides the scoop on what’s been added. Image: IB Photography/Adobe Stock WordPress is the most widely-used blogging platform on the market. According to W3 Technology Surveys, WordPress is used by 64.1% of content management systems and 42.9% of all websites. That’s significant. It also means the developers of WordPress are always active and working diligently to improve the platform. Recently, the developers released the latest major milestone in version 6.0. This release includes over 500… More Info

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15 Discount and Promo Plugins for WordPress

Everybody loves a deal. Promotional discounts and coupons can motivate shoppers. WordPress merchants can easily add a variety of promotional plugins with little or no added cost. Here is a list of discount and promotional plugins for WordPress. There are plugins for coupons, sales timers, sign-up codes, deal wheels, gift cards, and more. Most plugins listed are free, though many offer premium options. To learn how to identify and prevent common types of promo fraud, check out our 20-minute streaming webinar, “Stop Promo Abuse, and Increase Revenue.” Promo Plugins Advanced… More Info

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10 Awesome WordPress Plugins (2022 updated)

This sponsored article was created by our content partners, BAW Media. Thank you for supporting the partners who make SitePoint possible. It’s amazing what one or more plugins can do for your website design and for your business. There’s a ton of them available for WordPress users. A “ton” of cool WordPress plugins may sound like a lot, and it is. Unless you know where to look and what you should be looking for. Finding one or more you would benefit from can be a challenge. You might be better off reading the reviews or simply leaving everything up to the experts. One or… More Info

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Success Tech Service Announces to WordPress Website Owners Beware of Malicious Code

Scammers Are Taking Advantage of WordPress Tools to Hawk Their Scams Researchers at Sucuri, a security firm owned by GoDaddy, discovered that websites built with WordPress tools had been hacked and were being used to redirect visitors to the same content with sketchy “resources” or ads. Researchers at Sucuri, a security firm owned by GoDaddy, discovered that websites built with WordPress tools had been hacked and were being used to redirect visitors to the same content with sketchy “resources” or ads. The malicious code was designed to redirect visitors to malicious websites… More Info

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WordPress Turns 19 – WP Tavern

Today marks 19 years since 19-year old Matt Mullenweg partnered with Mike Little to release the first version of WordPress based on the b2/cafelog software. The blog where he shared his thoughts on life and tech was starting to get more traffic and he wanted to ensure its future after the b2/cafelog’s main developer disappeared. Mullenweg had the vision for what WordPress should be, even before it had a name. It centered on extensibility, a hallmark feature that has made the platform as popular as it is today: What should it do? Well, it would be nice to have the flexibility of… More Info

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