Happy Spring. WordPress 6.0 is almost here!
Elon Musk reached an agreement to buy Twitter yesterday. So far he’s discussed enabling “long form Tweets”, Open Sourcing the algorithm, and adding an edit button.
Hey y’all, Happy Holidays! Have a great time with your family and friends this year. Thanks for reading Torque!
We are so excited about this weekend’s Contribute2WP event and hope you are too. If so, take the pledge here!
Another WordCamp Europe has come and gone. We had a great time this year and drew this quick sketch during the livestream with Matt Mullenweg and Matías Ventura.
We had a great time at this year’s WordCamp Europe. The conference was virtual, but we did our best to make it feel like we were in Porto.
Happy 18th birthday to WordPress. Congrats to Matt Mullenweg, Mike Little, and all the other folks that have helped this little CMS come so far.
The Torque News Drop is a weekly report on the most pressing WordPress news. In this episode of the Torque News Drop, Doc and Emily talk about Plugin Madness. Nominations are now open for Plugin Madness, so be sure to support your favorite WordPress plugin developers now. Nominations close next week, then voting begins on March 15th.
Did you know that NASA uses WordPress for their blog? We are looking forward to WordCamp Mars 2056!
The Torque News Drop is a weekly report on the most pressing WordPress news. In this episode of the Torque News Drop, Doc talks with Angela Jin about her recent post “Proposal: Decision making checklist for safe, in-person meetups”. Angela is a community builder and a member of the WordPress community team. We also talk about LearnWP and the community team’s efforts to increase diversity in the WordPress space. Diverse Speaker Training Working Group Update to the proposal on returning to in person meetups Learn WordPress and how to contribute