The Torque News Drop is a weekly report on the most pressing WordPress news. In this week’s News Drop video we chat with Naoko Takano, the global lead organizer of WordCamp Asia and a globalizer at Automattic, about the recent cancellation of the inaugural WordCamp Asia event.
Is there a WordPress plugin you can’t live without? An awesome tool that helps you promote your site or optimize images? Perhaps there’s an administrative plugin that’s saved you hours of work? Now is the time to say thanks! Torque’s Plugin Madness 2020 is taking nominations from now until February 16. Nominate your favorite plugins by going to PluginMadness.com. Plugins will be divided into four categories: Marketing Maintenance Optimization eCommerce. We’ll take each of your top nominations and put them through a bracket-style competition throughout March until we’ve landed on the ultimate plugin! Voting in March is important, but if your […]
The Torque News Drop is a weekly report on the most pressing WordPress news. In this episode of the Torque News Drop, we talk about The Contract For The Web‘s nine principles. We also talk about diversity at WordCamp Europe and Freemius’s new WordPress video series. Love WordPress news, but hate reading, my name is Doc and this is the Torque News Drop Today we’ll talk about diversity at WCEU and a new video project by the Freemius team, but first lets talk about the state of the web. The World Wide Web turned 30 this year and it’s creator, […]
The Torque News Drop is a weekly report on the most pressing WordPress news. In this week’s episode, Doc talks with Sean Korbitz, the director of Open | The Community Code . Open is a documentary about open source and the WordPress community that premiered at WordCamp US in St. Louis. You can watch the full film here https://open.film
The Torque News Drop is a weekly report on the most pressing WordPress news. In this week’s episode of the Torque News Drop, we cover all the new changes and improvements in WordPress 5.3. This includes the new “groups” feature and the changes to the media uploader tool.
We had a great weekend at WordCamp 2019 in St. Louis, MO. This year we had the chance to chat with 12 fascinating WordPressers about several interesting topics. You can watch all of our interviews here: This year we chatted with Marieke van de Rakt (Yoast SEO), Matt Barry (Wordfence), Ben Pines (Elementor), Mikey Veenstra (Wordfence), Jake Spurlock (WordPress VIP), Jack Sellwood (Local By Flywheel), Tess Coughlan-Allen (Mind Doodle), BobWP, Jay Hill (WP Engine), Victor Ramirez (Wall Street Journal), Theirry Muller (Google), and Josh Pollock (Caldera Forms).
The Torque team is heading to St. Louis this weekend for WordCamp US and we are bringing a fresh new batch of Torque Toons coloring books with us. Here’s the cover image for this year’s WCUS edition of Torque Toons.
The Torque News Drop is a weekly report on the most pressing WordPress news. In this week’s episode of the Torque News Drop, Doc talks with Stacey Lane. Stacey is a visual experience designer with WP Engine and led the redesign of TorqueMag.io.
Looking for a few last minute costume ideas? Here are 4 easy Halloween costumes for WordPressers.
Doc Pop’s WordPress News Drop is a weekly report on the most pressing WordPress news. When the news drops, I will pick it up and deliver it right to you. In this episode of News Drop we talk with Ben Gillbanks, a WordPress theme designer, about how Gutenberg and content blocks could spell out the end of the WordPress themes business. Read Ben’s excellent article, “The End Of WordPress Themes Is In Site”, here.