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Are you looking for the best webinar software for your business?

There are many webinar platforms that allow you to run live webinars and automated evergreen webinars to connect with your users and grow your business.

In this article, we will share the best webinar software for small businesses, and compare their features so you can choose the best webinar platform to fit your needs.

What Kind of Webinar Software is Right for You?

There are many [...]

Sat, Jan 23, 2021
Source: WP Beginner Category: GENERAL
Classic block in the editor with the "Convert to blocks" button highlighted.

I was wondering if you could help me. I want to convert all of my old posts (about 600) to Gutenberg blocks. Do you know an easy way to do that?

Philip

I often get these short questions via private messages. I always try my best to help other WordPress users whenever I can. This was an easy solution in Philip’s case. After a quick chat, he actually learned that he did not need to migrate [...]

Fri, Jan 22, 2021
Source: WP Tavern Category: GENERAL

TasteWP is a newcomer among online WordPress sandboxing solutions. The site allows users to spin up a new WordPress instance in a matter of seconds. Web-based sandboxes like these have been popular for a long time, since they are convenient to fire up and destroy when performing a quick test on a plugin or theme. It’s easier than maintaining a local development environment, which many casual WordPress users have not taken the time to [...]

Fri, Jan 22, 2021
Source: WP Tavern Category: GENERAL

Underrepresented in Tech is a new site to help connect diverse candidates with speaking and job opportunities. The site was created by Allie Nimmons and Michelle Frechette and is sponsored by several WordPress businesses, but the opportunities listed are not just exclusive to WordPress. In this episode of the Torque News Drop, we talked with Nimmons and Frechette about underrepresentedintech.com and the site’s plans for 2021.

The post How Underrepresented [...]

Fri, Jan 22, 2021
Source: Torque – WP news, community experts, info and how-tos Category: WORDPRESS

This is the third in a series I’m writing on accessible web experiences. In the first article, “The ADA and Universal Design: Why Do We Develop Accessible Web Experiences?” I discussed the “why” of accessible digital design. In “The ADA and Universal Design: Building a Better Blueprint,” I discussed how to create personas, user journeys, sitemaps, and wireframes consistent with the principles of universal design. In this article, I’ll discuss techniques for making [...]

Fri, Jan 22, 2021
Source: Torque – WP news, community experts, info and how-tos Category: WORDPRESS
All in One SEO

Readers often ask us what tools we use to manage and grow our WordPress blogs.

We have listed some of them in our WPBeginner Blueprint, but there are some more that we use on our different projects.

In this article, we’ll share our list of 40 useful blogging tools to manage and grow your blog.

Looking to Start a Blog?

Do you want to start your own WordPress blog? We know that it can [...]

Fri, Jan 22, 2021
Source: WP Beginner Category: GENERAL
The Ad Inserter plugin.

Once you’ve put in the hard work of building a website and managed to generate a substantial volume of traffic to it, displaying ads is an excellent way to bring in consistent revenue. However, it can be confusing to figure out the best way to include ads in WordPress.

Luckily, there are multiple ways to do so – some trickier than others – that will put you on track. Google AdSense is [...]

Thu, Jan 21, 2021
Source: Torque – WP news, community experts, info and how-tos Category: WORDPRESS
Using the Spacer block, which now has a semi-transparent color, within a Cover block in the WordPress editor.

Gutenberg 9.8 launched yesterday with a few minor UI improvements. The development team added an initial implementation for border-radius support for the Group block that theme authors can opt into. They also moved the site editor into an iframe element to remove CSS conflicts from the global admin styles.

Those who have been testing Full Site Editing should be pleased that they will no longer need to deal with the seemingly never-ending creation of [...]

Thu, Jan 21, 2021
Source: WP Tavern Category: GENERAL

Gutenberg project contributors are considering implementing a stale bot to tame the repository’s overgrown issues queue, which currently has 2,733 open issues. Stale bots are usually employed to automatically close “stale” issues and PRs based on a predefined set of parameters for inactivity.

“The current recommendation is to set our policy to a 180-day of no activity, so if no comments or commits are on an issue or PR in 180 days, then [...]

Thu, Jan 21, 2021
Source: WP Tavern Category: GENERAL
How to add a request to call back form in WordPress

Do you want to add a request to callback form on your WordPress site?

A request to callback form allows users to provide you with their phone number, so you can call them at their convenience. This helps you capture more leads, improve conversions, and grow your business.

In this article, we’ll show you how to easily add a request to callback form in WordPress with bonus tips on managing the calls like a pro. [...]

Thu, Jan 21, 2021
Source: WP Beginner Category: GENERAL