Comparing top web builders in 2021

Having a place to call home online is pretty nice. Whether you want to run a personal blog that updates friends and family on what you’ve been up to, or you’re eager to advertise your business across the world or showcase your creative talents, a website is a great way to do all this. In the past, you’d need to know a little about website design and coding, but nowadays, solutions like Wix, Squarespace, and WordPress mean that you can enjoy design flexibility without necessarily knowing more than what looks good. Thanks to the growth in  drag and drop website builders, it makes it easy…


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Facebook now allows you to transfer posts, notes to Google Docs, WordPress

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Facebook now allows users to transfer their posts and notes to Google Docs, Blogger and WordPress. 

Facebook has introduced two new data portability types that will help users directly transfer their posts and notes to Google Docs, Blogger and WordPress. The social network last year enabled people to transfer their photos and videos to Backblaze, Dropbox, Google…


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Facebook now lets you transfer posts to Google Docs and WordPress – Yahoo Finance Australia

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Global Vehicle Inverters Market to Reach $10.3 Billion by 2027

Abstract: – Global Vehicle Inverters Market to Reach $10. 3 Billion by 2027. – Amid the COVID-19 crisis, the global market for Vehicle Inverters estimated at US$3. 4 Billion in the year 2020, is projected to reach a revised size of US$10.New York, April 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Reportlinker.com announces the release of the report “Global Vehicle Inverters Industry” – https://www.reportlinker.com/p06033225/?utm_source=GNW 3 Billion by 2027, growing at a CAGR of 17.2% over the analysis period 2020-2027. Silicon…


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Facebook now lets you transfer posts to Google Docs and WordPress – Yahoo Singapore News

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Microsoft announces plans to establish its first datacenter region in Malaysia as part of “Bersama Malaysia” initiative to support inclusive economic growth

“Bersama Malaysia” includes a commitment to skill an additional 1 million Malaysians by end of 2023, collaboration across public and private sectors and formation of a MYDigital Alliance Leadership Council KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA – Media OutReach – 19 April 2021 – Microsoft Corp. today announced its “Bersama Malaysia” (Together with Malaysia) initiative, which marks a significant commitment to empowering Malaysia’s…


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WordPress could treat Google FloC as a security issue

The backlash against Google’s Federated Learning of Cohorts (FLoC) has continued, with a proposal raised in WordPress Core to block the controversial alternative identifier to third-party cookies by default.

The WordPress proposal would see the blogging system use its weight to thwart FLoC.

“WordPress powers approximately 41% of the web — and this community can help combat racism, sexism, anti-LGBTQ+ discrimination, and discrimination against those with mental illness with four lines of code,” it states.

For users that want to enable FLoC,…


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WordPress to automatically disable Google FLoC on websites

WordPress announced today that they plan on treating Google’s new FLoC tracking technology as a security concern and plans to block it by default on WordPress sites.

For some time, browsers have begun to increasingly block third-party browser cookies [1, 2, 3] used by advertisers for interest-based advertising.

In response, Google introduced a new ad tracking technology called Federated Learning of Cohorts, or FLoC, that uses a web browser to anonymously place users into interest or behavioral buckets based on how they browse the web.

After Google began testing FLoC this month in…


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‘Probably This Is the Best Blogging Theme Ever’ – WordPress Tavern

Sometimes a theme’s description is so moving that one must install, activate, and test the project. I often rail against the obviously keyword-stuffed text in the free WordPress theme directory. But, I am pleasantly surprised from time to time.

Enō is an elegant, modern and functional WordPress theme. Probably this is the best blogging theme ever. Just see the demo at…It supports Gutenberg block editor and has a lot of Customizer options…

Thus began my journey into Enō, an upcoming theme by Ivan Fonin. I could have been partially a language-barrier thing. Or, the…


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Zerodium Temporarily Triples Payout to $300K for WordPress Exploits – WordPress Tavern

Zerodium, one of the most well-known security vulnerability brokers, announced that it is tripling payouts for remote code execution exploits on default WordPress installations. Payouts are typically $100K but have been temporarily increased to $300K.

The company focuses on acquiring original and previously unreported zero-day research. It pays researchers for high-risk vulnerabilities and fully functional exploits, with the highest rewards at $2.5M for ‘full chain, zero-click, with persistence’ Android exploits. This price tag was increased from $200K in September 2019,…


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How to force WordPress to use SSL

If you have WordPress sites refusing to work with your SSL certificates, Jack Wallen has a quick fix to show you.

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Recently, I realized my professional site hadn’t been using SSL for some time. This was an oversight on my part—one that I had to rectify. After all, people could purchase items from the site, and without SSL, those purchases couldn’t exactly…


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WordPress 5.7.1 is now available – Security and Maintenance Release

Announced by WordPress on April 15th:

WordPress 5.7.1 is now available!

This security and maintenance release features 26 bug fixes in addition to two security fixes. Because this is a security release, it is recommended that you update your sites immediately. All versions since WordPress 4.7 have also been updated.

WordPress 5.7.1 is a short-cycle security and maintenance release. The next major release will be version 5.8.

You can download WordPress 5.7.1 by downloading from WordPress.org, or visit your Dashboard → Updates and click Update Now.

If you…


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