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  • How to Add a Button to the Gutenberg Editor using @wordpress/scripts

    How to Add a Button to the Gutenberg Editor using @wordpress/scripts

    Tutorial on how to extend the block editor using all the new features WordPress offers. In particular, we’ll see how @wordpress/scripts makes things extremely easy.

  • Finding the Culprit of High CPU Usage in our WordPress Server

    Finding the Culprit of High CPU Usage in our WordPress Server

    If your hosting provider tells you that your server has a high CPU usage, you probably have a problem. This is what we did to find the culprit when we ran into this problem.

  • How to Create and Use WordPress Custom Fields

    How to Create and Use WordPress Custom Fields

    Users can easily extend WordPress. One of the methods it includes for doing so are custom fields. Learn how to create and use them in this post.

  • How to Create and Customize WordPress Excerpts

    How to Create and Customize WordPress Excerpts

    WordPress excerpts display a summary of our posts. Learn how you can craft your own excerpts with Gutenberg or, even better, how you can customize automatic excerpts with some code.

  • Reyes Martínez—WProfessional of the Month

    Reyes Martínez—WProfessional of the Month

    Reyes is part of Frontity, a Spanish company that has created an open source framework for building React-based websites with WordPress. Don’t miss their story!

  • How to Increase Your Rates and Get What You’re Worth

    How to Increase Your Rates and Get What You’re Worth

    Pricing your products and services is not easy, but it’s paramount if you want your business to succeed. In this post we teach you how to do it.

  • How to Use WordPress’ Privacy Policy System in Your Plugin

    How to Use WordPress’ Privacy Policy System in Your Plugin

    Privacy policies explain the data you collect about your visitors. If your plugin collects data, you should help your users update their privacy policies so that their visitors know what your plugin does.

  • Magdalena Paciorek—WProfessional of the Month

    Magdalena Paciorek—WProfessional of the Month

    Magdalena has been using WordPress for over a decade and she’s a seasoned WordPress developer, as well as an active member of the community. Meet her here.

  • DevTips – Namespaces in PHP

    DevTips – Namespaces in PHP

    Namespaces in PHP are a way for encapsulating items such as functions, classes, or variables and thus preventing name collisions. Learn how to use them in your plugins and themes.

  • Why You Should Write Guest Posts in Third-Party Blogs

    Why You Should Write Guest Posts in Third-Party Blogs

    If you want to build an online brand and reputation, people need to know who you are. Writing guest posts in third-party websites will help you reach your target audience quickly.

  • Brutalist Design

    Brutalist Design

    Brutalism is an architectural style. At its core is the idea that form follows function, and thus rejects appearance and focuses on staying true to materials. In this post you’ll learn how to apply a brutalist design to your website.

  • Jenny Beaumont—WProfessional of the Month

    Jenny Beaumont—WProfessional of the Month

    In this interview, we talk to Jenny Beaumont. She’s an active member of the WordPress community. She’s a speaker, an event organizer, and a mentor. She works at Human Made. Meet her!