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Kernl to Offer Hosted Private Plugin and Theme Updates (wptavern.com) Jack Slingerland started hacking on WordPress in 2008, but recently his career has taken him a bit further afield from it than he would like. By day he is a Senior Software Engineer at CA Technologies in Raleigh, working in React/Redux, Node, ElasticSearch, Grails, and Groovy. But at night he is busy building Kernl, a service that provides private plugin and theme updates for WordPress.
7 Steps Every Business Owner Can Take To Increase Brand Awareness (99robots.com) We are big advocates of branding, and cannot express enough how important brand awareness is to your business.
However, this is a big obstacle to tackle, and if you’re looking to boost your brand awareness it can seem a little daunting and confusing at first.
But don’t worry.
Keep reading and we’ll show you what brand awareness is and how you can increase brand awareness for your business.
WordPress Plugin Review: WP Pusher (deliciousbrains.com) While the WordPress core project still uses SVN for version control, it’s pretty safe to say that the vast majority of serious WordPress developers use Git on their own projects. That being the case, it’s somewhat of a surprise that there aren’t more git-based tools like WP Pusher that help developers integrate some of their git workflow into their WordPress development workflow, as it greatly simplifies the deployment of your git managed themes and plugins.
Countdown Timer for Your WordPrss Website (www.getmotopress.com) Adding a countdown timer to announce any product release, time limited offers and events, flash sale promotions and to define discounts can not only result in substantial increase in profits, but also makes a need for the site visitors to translate dates across time zones unnecessary. So, it fulfills several functions at a time.
The MotoPress team is also happy to offer a stylish and easily manageable Countdown Timer for your WordPress website which is available in 2 variants.
7 Most Expensive Premium WordPress Themes and Why They’re Worth It (www.wpbeginner.com) Do you want to know what are the most expensive WordPress themes in the market? This was an odd but fun article requests we got from one of WPBeginner’ readers. The premium WordPress theme market is flooded with great products across different prices (mostly at $50). In this article, we will list some of the most expensive premium WordPress themes and why they are totally worth it.
20 Useful WordPress Forms Available on CodeCanyon (code.tutsplus.com) WordPress users often use free plugins like Contact Form 7 or those included in Jetpack, while others may even take the plunge for a Gravity Forms subscription. But what other solutions are there?
Let's start by taking a look at 20 of the most popular WordPress forms available on Envato Market.