Category Archives: Web Tutorials

ManageWP Is Now Integrated Into cPanel With SiteGround Hosting

ManageWP Is Now Integrated Into cPanel With SiteGround Hosting

ManageWP announced today that it has made its way into cPanel on sites hosted with SiteGround via their new hosting partnership program. SiteGround customers will now find

WordCamp Miami Adds BuddyCamp to 2014 Event

WordCamp Miami Adds BuddyCamp to 2014 Event

Over the weekend, WordCamp Miami announced a date change for the 5th anniversary event. It’s now pushed up to to May 9-11, 2014. BuddyPress designers, developers and

Matt Mullenweg Takes On New Role As CEO of Automattic

Matt Mullenweg Takes On New Role As CEO of Automattic

photo credit: LeWeb 2010 After celebrating his 30th birthday this weekend, Matt Mullenweg announced that he has accepted a new role as CEO of Automattic. Toni Schneider jo

Rant On WordPress Photography Themes Raises Concerns For Consumers

Rant On WordPress Photography Themes Raises Concerns For Consumers

Peter Adams who runs the site WP Photog has published a rant against Photography based WordPress themes that is filled with interesting things to consider, especially for c

WP Updates Settings: An Admin UI For Configuring WordPress Updates

WP Updates Settings: An Admin UI For Configuring WordPress Updates

One of the most exciting features in WordPress 3.7 was the ability for WordPress to stay up to date through automatic background updates. However, WordPress provides no ea

Configure When WordPress Plugins Load With Plugin Organizer

Configure When WordPress Plugins Load With Plugin Organizer

Near the end of episode 133 of WordPress Weekly, Marcus Couch mentioned a new plugin that caught his eye called Plugin Organizer developed by Jeff Sterup. This plugin enabl

Why WordPress Theme Authors Still Need to Specify BuddyPress Compatibility

Why WordPress Theme Authors Still Need to Specify BuddyPress Compatibility

When BuddyPress 1.7 was released in April 2013, the most anticipated new feature was WordPress theme compatibility. This marked a turning point in BuddyPress history and m

Data.gov Is Using WordPress and All the Code is Open Source

Data.gov Is Using WordPress and All the Code is Open Source

The US Government’s Data.gov website is a beautiful implementation of WordPress. The site provides a library of the government’s open data for anyone to use: H

Easily Add Buttons, Boxes, and Columns To Content With These 3 WordPress Plugins

Easily Add Buttons, Boxes, and Columns To Content With These 3 WordPress Plugins

While browsing the ThemeHybrid support forums, I came across an individual who shared a project he was working on called WP-Editor. While the plugin is not called WP-Editor

WordPress Managed Host NodeKi Goes Bust: No Refunds For Lifetime Customers

WordPress Managed Host NodeKi Goes Bust: No Refunds For Lifetime Customers

As of February 1st, 2014, NodeKi Managed WordPress hosting company will be shutting down, citing their lifetime plans as a contributing factor. The NodeKi management team s

Blogly: A Free Personal Blogging Theme For WordPress

Blogly: A Free Personal Blogging Theme For WordPress

Blogly is a new flat style, responsive WordPress theme designed for personal blogging. The design sports bright colors and a traditional blog layout with a left sidebar. Bl

Google Releases Its First Plugin For WordPress Publishers

Google Releases Its First Plugin For WordPress Publishers

Google released its first plugin for self-hosted WordPress sites today. Google Publisher is now in beta and available on WordPress.org. The WordPress community is invited t

Official Git Mirror Now Available for WordPress Core Development Repository

Official Git Mirror Now Available for WordPress Core Development Repository

Andrew Nacin announced official git mirrors for WordPress this afternoon on the WordPress make/core development blog. These are read-only mirrors that correspond to the Wor

Push Notifications From WordPress To Mac Via Push Monkey

Push Notifications From WordPress To Mac Via Push Monkey

When OS X Mavericks was released, one of the new features added to the operating system was Safari Push Notifications. The notifications use the new Apple Push Notification