Boring, Boring WordPress: Why WP is Falling Behind (wpmu.org) Yet more confirmation that while Medium is reinventing how we publish online, people are freaking out about Ghost purely because it offers a nice, simple experience. WordPress continues to persist with an interface that looks like a database application from 2005, with some quasi-modern color changes.
WP Elevation Official Launch (www.wpelevation.com) WP Elevation, the world’s 1st business accelerator program designed specifically for WordPress consultants is now officially launched and is accepting new members, WP Elevation is now open to the general WordPress consulting community.
The Future of WordPress Plugin Development (chrislema.com) If you’ve read the latest news from Gravity Forms about their latest beta release, you’ll see that they’re building a plugin platform. Their latest API will begin the process of letting others do even more on top of the base of Gravity Forms. Future versions will go further.
Gravity Forms v1.8 Beta 1 Released (www.gravityhelp.com) We are extremely please to announce the availability of Gravity Forms v1.8 Beta 1. This release introduces a major new enhancements such as drag-n-drop Multi-File Uploads.
You will also notice UI refinements, WordPress heartbeat integration, form trash, and other enhancements.