The WordPress Weekend Roundup

This is your WordPress weekend roundup – blog posts that we couldn’t entertain fully in the past week but that might still be worth your time.

We spend our weekend curating this list so that you don’t have to! We hope that by spending a few hours (or more than a few hours) that we save hundreds if not thousands of our own community’s time!

It is an opportunity we can’t pass up! And at this point we’ve done over 20 of these at this point!

Ready? Here we go!

1. Bloglovin’

This interesting app helps you follow all your favorite blogs and even discover a few new ones. Worth a look perhaps.

bloglovin

2. Typeform Beta

More survey action that looks really great.

typeform

3. Want a MBA in WordPress?

Chris Lema is going to give you one. Neat concept!

wpmba

4. Trusting Wifi Devices

Interesting hack. Be careful at those conferences!

pineapple-surprise

5. Design Trends, Windows Phone 8, Facebook Redesign, and Content Ownership

Morten Rand-Hendriksen on Authored Content, Episode 16.

6. Restrict Content Pro – Member Discount for Easy Digital Downloads!

Rockin! Oh yeah. Read more here!

pippin

7. Say Hello to MP6 1.0

Matt Thomas intros us to the full 1.0 of the very interesting MP6 plugin! Another point to learn more is via Make.WordPress.UI.

mp610

8. W3 Total Cache and WP Super Cache Still Being Targeted

Sucuri is a leader in WordPress security. Trust them.

sucuri

9. Ryan Duff on the Matt Report

The black cap looks so impressive.

10. Nathaniel Schweinberg: What the Git!

via WordCamp Atlanta baby!

11. Tammy Hart on WP Engine

Another great interview with one of 10up’s engineers!

tammy-hart

12. Thoughts on Making Translation a Priority

A great perspective here.

translation

13. Refactoring Your CSS

css

14. Google+ Comments?

Another perspective via ManageWP. We shared ours here.

google-plus

15. Drew Jaynes on Revisions Help Tab

It’s always neat to see how these things are being developed out!

revisions

16. 6 Simple Tips to Learn CSS for WordPress

Might be a great place to start if you’re considering a new career this year! We’ve got killer tips on how to get into Web Development by the way.

learn-css

17. Seisuke Kuraishi Interview

via the wonderful Code Poet!

seisuke-kuraishi

18. Curtis McHale Shares His thoughts on Ghost

Lots of stuff going on about this new Ghost Platform. Curtis weighs in.

curtis

19. WooThemes Hiring Support Ninjas!

Join one of the biggest WordPress shops out there!

hiring-ninja

20. Scoping Standard Theme for WordPress 3.6

Our thoughts on how we’re preparing our core product for the new 3.6 release.

standard-theme

21. How to Split Large XML Files in WordPress

This is definitely worth a bookmark if you ever have to do this, which I’ve done more than a few times. Ugh!

split-xml

22. Enhance Your Photography – 10 Steps

Something a bit different in this roundup. Why not.

Kaleidoscope

23. 15 of the Latest Free and Premium WordPress Sliders

via WP Lift. Also, have you checked out their Theme Furnance lineup of themes?

wplift

24. Automattic’s Hidden Tricks

Since Daniel Bachhuber left Automattic he’s been able to share a few things that he’s experienced while being there.

hidden-tricks

25. Case Study: BBC America on WordPress

bbc-america

26. What Twitter Can Teach You About WordPress

I’m a huge Twitter user so this was neat to review.

twitter-lessons

27. Thoughts on Open Sourcing Competition

We live in this strange world where we actively promote our “competitors” – glorious.

competition

28. What a Stupid Idea

Dustin Curtis, founder of Svbtle blogging network, shares some thoughts on making fun of new ideas that eventually kill it.

Haven’t we all…?

stupid-idea

29. WordPress 10th Anniversary Blogging Project

Dougal Campbell takes the 10th anniversary personally. I dig.

10-anniversary

By the way, are you coming to our amazing party in Atlanta? PLEASE! It’ll be awesome!

30. Your Stats: More Than Just an Ego Boost

A great reminder here.

stats

31. 5 Security Tips in 7 Minutes

This rapid-fire video lessons by iThemes (and makers of BackupBuddy) will hook you up!

security-tips

32. Content Curation via ManageWP

Love this how-to.

content-curation

33. Bootstrap Toolbox – Tools, Utilities, and More

We love Bootstrap here at WP Daily. Love this tools roundup.

bootstrap

34. Aaron Holbrook of A7 Web Design

Interview at the Matt Report.

35. Gravity Forms Quiz Add-On v1.1 Released

gravity-forms

36. Hello Dolly Episode 6

Don’t forget our own Hello Dolly podcast!

Oh yeah!

hello-dolly

37. Create Your Own WordPress Editor Buttons

A nice guide via WP Tuts!

wordpress-editor

38. Towards a Partial Page Templating System

partial-page-templating-system

39. Dust.js

dustjs

40. Enable SSL in MAMP

Thanks Mr. Thomas McFarFarFarFarFar.

ssl

41. Dave Donaldson of Max Foundry

via Matt Report… does that guy do anything other than interview people?

:)

42. One Year in Core

Jon Cave shares his thoughts of 12 months of contributions.

core

43. Validation and Sanitization in the Customizer

sanitation

44. The Future of New Yorks Times’ WordPress Blogs?

Brian Krogsgard brings up some thoughts.

future

45. WordPress for Rapid Application Development?

Again, Mr. Thomas McFarlin.

rad

46. Hub Introduces Git to GitHub

hub

47. Open Clip Art

A neat free resource.

open-clip-art

48. uCast – Self Managed Mobile Apps for Groups

Interesting…

ucast

49. Typesafe – Reactive Application Software

An interesting tool for sure with a very large client list.

typesafe

50. Pressgram Continues Development

I’m continuing to work on my iOS app that will connect to WordPress blogs and even demo 2 videos this past week of the work so far. Here’s the latest:

And that’s it for your weekly roundup!

Whoot!

  • http://mattreport.com Matt

    No…no I don’t. ;)

    • http://john.do/ John Saddington

      :)

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