Top 6 Translation Plugins for Your WordPress Site (wpmu.org) One of the easiest ways to translate your WordPress site and backend is with a plugin, but it’s easy to feel overwhelmed when you start searching for the right plugin, plus it can be tricky because not all translation tools are equally effective and each works differently. Today we’re going to look at six free and premium plugins for translating your WordPress site.
Pricing WordPress Plugins (or “The Dangers of The App Store Model") (tommcfarlin.com) So as WordPress continues to grow and the economy around it does as well, let’s do what we can not to drive down the prices of the work we’re doing. It’s good stuff! I don’t care if you’re a competitor or not – build quality software, charge accordingly, and let’s not undermine ourselves or our users.
We’re the ones that have the ability to set those prices.
Plugin Readme File Generator (www.poststat.us) GenerateWP has released a plugin readme file generator. This is the 17th tool released by GenerateWP, yet another user-friendly tool for WordPress developers that allows you easily create valid readme.txt files for your plugin.
A New Builder Theme: Paige (ithemes.com) Another new Builder theme is here! Introducing Paige, a clear, crisp theme that functions nicely as a personal or business website. Paige also includes Exchange-ready styling, so you can easily set up your online store.
Red Hot WordPress Themes by Theme Furnace (torquemag.io) As of now, Theme Furnace has 16 themes in its collection, including a couple of free ones. The themes cater to a wide variety of genres, including blog, portfolio, corporate, and so on. Most of the themes seem to have minimal design which, of course, is a good thing.
9 Fresh Directory Themes for WordPress (www.wpmayor.com) Here are some of great directory themes that we’ve come across on the web. Not only can these themes help you build that perfect directory website, but could also be used to develop sites for personal ads, travel guides, real estate listings and more. Tell us what you think.
Don't Update Your Theme (themeshaper.com) Konstantin Obenland talks about the concept of the Underscores (_s) theme being unversioned, and how theme authors shouldn’t worry too much about updating their themes based off of _s every time _s updates.
Customizing the WordPress Admin – Listings Screens (wp.tutsplus.com) Customizing the post listing screens in WordPress is very straightforward – you can easily remove columns as you wish and amend the styling to make better use of the space. This will make the screens less confusing for your users, as they won’t see columns which don’t contain metadata.
How To Turn Any WordPress Site Into An Issues-based Magazine (wpmu.org) In offline publishing, regular periodic publishing is the dominant model be it the daily newspaper or the quarterly journal. Online, however, this approach has barely got a toehold and yet publishing in issues would be beneficial to many sites.
Turning your WordPress site into an issues-based online publication is not hard. Check it out!