Alpha Particle and Flowspoke Acquire Kanban for WordPress for $15K – WordPress Tavern

Digital consultancies Alpha Particle and Flowspoke have acquired the Kanban for WordPress plugin, a tool that puts Kanban boards into the admin to measure progress on a goal. The plugin is used for agile project management, sales tracking, editorial scheduling, and other planning purposes.

WordPress developer Corey Maass created Kanban for WordPress in 2015 but struggled to market it enough to grow beyond 2,000 users. In 2020, he saw Alpha Particle CTO Keanan Koppenhaver post on Twitter that he was looking to acquire a plugin business and jumped at the chance to sell Kanban for…

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12 best examples of WordPress ecommerce sites

An online store that stands out from the crowd is a must-have for any brand, and WordPress is a great option for anyone looking to start or grow an ecommerce site. With a variety of plugins, themes, and extensions to choose from, it is possible to completely customise your WordPress ecommerce site to create a unique and memorable user experience. 

But with virtually unlimited customisation options available, designing a WordPress online store can be overwhelming, even for experienced creatives. In this article, we highlight 12 excellent examples of WordPress ecommerce sites to use as…

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Why – and how – to improve the WordPress password hashing in your new website

So, you have finished polishing your shiny new WordPress site and you’re about to launch it to the big internet ocean. Great news. Very soon, you will have Google sniffing every open corner of your site, a large number of happy visitors consuming your valuable content–and an army of bots hitting your boat walls every other hour with all their might.

We’re living in a time where getting hacked is not just a rare disease, affecting those old, unmaintained websites that are forgotten in that big ocean. It is something that is happening on a daily basis to websites…

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Pattern Directory Targeted to Launch with WordPress 5.8 – WordPress Tavern

Last month WordPress contributors published the initial designs for the upcoming pattern directory, which will host community-submitted patterns that can be installed with one click from the block inserter in the editor. A live prototype of the work in progress is available at

The previously planned masonry style, which accommodates variable thumbnail heights, has not been implemented yet. Clicking on the individual pattern reveals a live preview with a handy resizing bar for trying it out on different screen sizes. The copying and favoriting…

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So you want to get your business or yourself out on the internet. As you probably heard from just about everyone or read anywhere on the web, the best way to do it is through WordPress. WordPress has an incredible, malleable platform which will enable you to visualize your website and subsequently make it come to life. There’s just one little catch: it can be pretty intimidating at first glance. 

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Best WordPress hosting of 2021

Ask someone if they’re familiar working with a CMS (content managing system), and they’re likely to say that they’ve worked on a WordPress system. The open-source software has been the engine behind a wide variety of sites — everything from one-person blogging operations to established media…

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Churel Is a Colorful and Minimalist Block-Ready WordPress Theme – WordPress Tavern

WordPress theme development company Themix released its third free theme to the official directory this week. Churel is described as a theme for organizations and businesses that also works for traditional blogging.

The development team has a keen eye for modern color schemes and font families. The theme has a refreshing design that is rare for the free theme directory, at least at first glance. It is the sort of project with just the right amount of eye candy to pull users in.

If that was everything necessary for great design, the theme would land in my top 10 picks from…

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Introducing Clearout JavaScript Widget And WordPress Plugin – Now Eliminate Invalid Leads In Real-Time On Any Lead Capture Form | News

NEWARK, Del., April 27, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — Capturing the email address of a website visitor is the basic step to convert a prospect and more than 74% of marketers prefer web forms for it. Today there are multiple applications and websites available for creating appealing lead capture forms but one common feature they lack is in-built filters to highlight invalid email addresses in real-time. Lack of email verification features can turn the utility of…

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WordPress XXE injection vulnerability could allow attackers to remotely steal host files

Jessica Haworth

27 April 2021 at 15:01 UTC

Updated: 27 April 2021 at 15:06 UTC

Researchers provide technical details of bug that was fixed in latest security release

An XML External Entity (XXE) injection bug in WordPress could allow attackers to remotely steal a victim’s files, researchers have revealed.

Security researchers at SonarSource who discovered the vulnerability published a blog post today (April 27) that provides technical details on the now-patched bug.

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