WordPress 4.7.1 Fixes Eight Security Issues

WPTavern: WordPress 4.7.1 Fixes Eight Security Issues – WordPress 4.7.1 is available for download and fixes eight security issues that affect WordPress 4.7 and below. The PHPMailer library was updated to patch a remote code execution (RCE) vulnerability. WordFence reported the vulnerability last month as critical and that it affects WordPress core. However, in the announcement post for 4.7.1, Aaron Campbell, WordPress’ new Security Czar says that, “No specific issue appears to affect WordPr…

WordPress 4.7.1 is available for download and fixes eight security issues that affect WordPress 4.7 and below. The PHPMailer library was updated to patch a remote code execution (RCE) vulnerability…

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Comparing The Developer Experience Of WordPress eCommerce To Laravel Cashier | @thetorquemag

Comparing The Developer Experience Of WordPress eCommerce To Laravel Cashier

Last week I wrote about using Laravel’s Cashier package to create a subscription-based site. It was based on my experience creating a small SaaS site that serves Caldera Forms users. If you read that article, you might have wondered why I didn’t use Easy Digital Downloads or WooCommerce, or even my own plugin Caldera Forms. …

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Facebook Launches Journalism Project, Plans to Expand Monetization of Instant Articles

WPTavern: Facebook Launches Journalism Project, Plans to Expand Monetization of Instant Articles

After taking heat for the proliferation of “fake news” and misinformation on its platform during the US presidential election, Facebook is aiming to strengthen its ties with the news in…

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Rebirth and Yellow Arrows

Matt: Rebirth and Yellow Arrows – My friend Kamal Ravikant has a new book out, Rebirth, which I highly recommend. I had the good fortune to read it a few months ago and the story of the Camino de Santiago touched and inspired me. Because of the impact of the book, I ended up adopting a few New Year’s intentions long before January 1st — things to ruminate on and keep in mind as the year wound down. The outlook of the world seemed uncertain, and I’m learning to navigate the world without my …

My friend Kamal Ravikant has a new book out, Rebirth, which I highly recommend. I had the good fortune to read it a few months ago and the story of the Camino de Santiago touched and inspired me. B…

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PromotionWorld : Begin The New Year With Some Updated Themes From WordPress With Special SEO Friendly Features

Begin The New Year With Some Updated Themes From WordPress With Special SEO Friendly Features – Promotion World (press release)

What is a well-designed theme? Is it one that looks pretty? Is it the one that can run on any PC and mobile OS? Or is it the one that is easily indexed by search engines?

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