Like everyone else out there, we are trying new ways to reach and engage with our audience. Recently we’ve been experimenting with a live stream with the Torque Team and Anthony Burchell discussing the latest WordPress news, life in quarantine, and more. We plan on airing new episodes live each Monday at 3pm PST. You can watch our most recent episode here:
Good news, April Fool’s Day is cancelled this year. 🙂
Have you found yourself feeling lonely during the COVID-19 quarantine? Join us this Monday, March 23rd at 3pm PST for a livestream chat with Anthony Burchell and Doctor Popular. We’ll talk about WordPress news, the future of WordCamps, working from home and more. During the show, Doc and Anthony will take questions via chat and twitter. We know that many of you are living in a shelter-in-place situation and may be feeling disconnected. Our goal is to hang out once a week and just socialize together. We hope you join us! Watch the slow live here! If you have any […]
All of us have been effected in some way or another by the coronavirus. We at the Torque team hope you stay safe and productive during this time.
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).