Last week, one of our friends Collins Agbonghama reached out to us to talk about his new plugin MailOptin. He wanted us to review it and pen down our thoughts about it. He was also kind enough to send the paid plugin for more comprehensive analysis. After toying with it for quite some time, I think I am ready to write about it. ⚡️ MailOptin Plugin MailOptin is quite a recent addition in the plugin repository. It’s a flexible WordPress plugin for creating automated lightbox pop-ups and email optin forms. It builds your mailing list, and displays targeted messages on your WordPress website with pop-ups. Equipped with […]
Learn how to build custom Gutenberg WordPress editor blocks for your themes and plugins. A boilerplate which is heavily documented and will help you kick-start with extending Gutenberg with ReactJS, ESNext, with Webpack, etc.
Website security is a never ending debate in the WordPress community. Normally, when you launch a website, you forget taking security measures unless something breaks. Keeping an audit log is an effective way of improving your WordPress site security. When I (@MaedahBatool) came to know about it, I started hunting for the possible ways of doing it. And once again WordPress plugins came to rescue. However, when I scrolled through the repository very few options existed. After, a good deal of testing, trial, and error — I ended up with the WP Security Audit Log plugin. It is a security logging plugin which […]
It’s a sad day for the WordPress community. I write this with a heavy heart, that Jesse Petersen — a Genesis Preferred Developer, theme and plugin developer, and so much more — lost his fight with Cystic Fibrosis today. He was a WordPress user since 2005, a developer since 2008 and a friend to many. Can you look over your life and say you’d be leaving those connected to you better off having known you? If not, start today. — Jesse Ⓦ Petersen (@jpetersen) July 3, 2017 I’m pretty sure; I was better off knowing him! Many would agree! Jesse […]