A New WordPress News

In June 2021, @beafialho in collaboration with @pablohoney floated the idea of giving WordPress News a new look. Today, those ideas become a reality—we’re excited to share that redesign of …

WP Briefing: Episode 24: Three Goals in 2022

In episode 24 of the WordPress Briefing, the Project’s Executive Director reviews three big-picture goals for the year: Increased Gutenberg adoption, support of all open source alternatives, and stewarding the …

WordPress 5.9 Josephine

Welcome to Joséphine! Introducing 5.9, Joséphine. Named in honor of acclaimed international jazz singer Joséphine Baker, this latest, most versatile WordPress release is here: download it or update it directly …

WordPress 5.9 RC3

The third Release Candidate (RC3) for WordPress 5.9 is here! Thank you to everyone who has contributed thus far toward testing and filing bugs to help make WordPress 5.9 a …

How to configure WPVivid for WordPress

Backups are the most crucial part of having a website. Unless you want to rebuilt from scratch. My favorite plugin by far is WPVivid. The free version gives you everything …

Best backup plugins for WordPress

One of the biggest mistakes users make when hosting a website is not making backups.  I come across users never making backups and relying on the web host to backup …

How to reduce diskspace in WordPress

Once of WordPress’s annoyances is the image issue. When you upload an image to use in a post or page, WordPress will create about 7 versions of the same image …