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July 01, 2021 00:28:58
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Shopify Cuts Developer Fees and Contributing to WordPress

This week on the WP Review, 10 Years of Ninja Forms, Shopify vs. WooCommerce Developer Fees, Local Pro is Free, and some recommendations. Thanks to GoDaddy Pro for sponsoring! (more…) ...

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June 18, 2021 00:24:05
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Even More Acquisitions and the WordPress 5.8 Beta!

After talking acquisitions 2 weeks ago, things have only sped up here in the WordPress ecosystem. On top of Automattic acquiring the Day One app, a new new marketplace for buying and selling WordPress businesses has emerged. All of that, plus a closer look at 5.8 and the block patterns directory. (more…) ...

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June 04, 2021 00:35:11
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What do Acquisitions in the WordPress Space Mean?

It’s been an action-packed couple of weeks in the WordPress space! Just this week, 2 more acquisitions were announced. One from Delicious Brains, and one from Liquid Web. We’ll get into all the news, as well as answer the big question: what do all of these acquisitions mean for the WordPress ecosystem? (more…) ...

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May 21, 2021 00:37:14
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Is ProfilePress' Move Indicative of a Bigger .Org Problem?

It’s a packed episode this week – I blew past my 20 minute limit! ProfilePress has made a lot of waves by pulling a bait and switch…but I have a different question: what can plugin authors do to financially support their free work? Plus, I get to talk to Robert Jacobi, who is the new Director of WordPress at Cloudways, Brian Krogsgard departs from Post Status, and a plugin recommendation! (more…) ...

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May 11, 2021 00:17:41
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GiveWP Acquired by Liquid Web! Interview with Matt and Devin

GiveWP, makers of the extremely popular WordPress donation plugin has been acquired by Liquid Web. I got to interview the founders and co-authors, Matt Cromwell and Devin Walker. We cover questions like how the acquisition came about, what this means for current customers and nonprofits, plans for the future, and even some sage advice regarding the acquisition process. (more…) ...

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May 06, 2021 00:24:41
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What to Consider when Building a Theme in a Full Site Editing World

There’s a lot of concern around full site editing and what that means for themes and theme creators. Are they even worth building anymore? Should all themes just be a blank slate? Will we only need a hand full of themes now? NO! In-fact, good themes will be more important than ever now. Given the amount of flexibility the block editor and full site editing offer users, have well-designed themes with all the right guideposts is imperative. We’ll talk about that, plus top WordPress stories from the past 2 weeks. (more…) ...

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