WordPress 4.7.5 Security and Maintenance Release

May 16, 2017

WordPress 4.7.5 is now available. This is a security release for all previous versions and we strongly encourage you to update your sites immediately. WordPress versions 4.7.4 and earlier are affected by six security issues: Insufficient redirect validation in the HTTP class. Reported by Ronni Skansing. Improper handling of post meta data values in the XML-RPC […]


WordPress Now on HackerOne

May 15, 2017

WordPress has grown a lot over the last thirteen years – it now powers more than 28% of the top ten million sites on the web. During this growth, each team has worked hard to continually improve their tools and processes. Today, the WordPress Security Team is happy to announce that WordPress is now officially […]


How to Display Author’s Twitter and Facebook on the Profile Page

May 15, 2017

Do you want to display your author’s Twitter and Facebook links on their WordPress profile page? By default, WordPress user profile page does not have any fields to add Facebook or Twitter profiles. In this article, we will show you how to easily display author’s… Read More »

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WordPress 4.8 Beta 1

May 13, 2017

We’re planning a smaller WP release early next month, bringing in three major enhancements: An improved visual editor experience, with a new TinyMCE that allows you navigate more intuitively in and out of inline elements like links. (Try it out to see, it’s hard to describe.) A revamp of the dashboard news widget to bring […]


How to Block IP Addresses in WordPress

May 8, 2017

Do you want to block specific IP addresses from accessing your WordPress site? Blocking IP addresses is used as a solution to block spam and hacking attacks on your website. In this article, we will show you how to block IP addresses in WordPress, and… Read More »

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55+ Most Wanted WordPress Tips, Tricks, and Hacks

May 2, 2017

Ever wondered what WordPress tips, tricks, and hacks most popular WordPress sites are using? In this article, we will share some of the most wanted WordPress tips, tricks, and hacks that will help you use WordPress like a pro. 1. Use a Custom Homepage By… Read More »

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WordPress 4.7.4 Maintenance Release

April 20, 2017

After almost sixty million downloads of WordPress 4.7, we are pleased to announce the immediate availability of WordPress 4.7.4, a maintenance release. This release contains 47 bug fixes and enhancements, chief among them an incompatibility between the upcoming Chrome version and the visual editor, inconsistencies in media handling, and further improvements to the REST API.


How to Fix Render-Blocking JavaScript and CSS in WordPress

April 20, 2017

Do you want to eliminate render-blocking JavaScript and CSS in WordPress? If you test your website on Google PageSpeed insights, then you will likely see a suggestion to eliminate render-blocking scrips and CSS. In this article, we will show you how to easily fix render… Read More »

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How to Fix Render-Blocking JavaScript and CSS in WordPress

April 20, 2017

Do you want to eliminate render-blocking JavaScript and CSS in WordPress? If you test your website on Google PageSpeed insights, then you will likely see a suggestion to eliminate render-blocking scrips and CSS. In this article, we will show you how to easily fix render… Read More »

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How to Fix Render-Blocking JavaScript and CSS in WordPress

April 20, 2017

Do you want to eliminate render-blocking JavaScript and CSS in WordPress? If you test your website on Google PageSpeed insights, then you will likely see a suggestion to eliminate render-blocking scrips and CSS. In this article, we will show you how to easily fix render… Read More »

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