The Best WordPress Maintenance Services On The Web (www.wpexplorer.com) If you have made the decision that you will leave WordPress maintenance services in hands more capable than your own, the next question would be – whom can I trust this task with? There are many WordPress maintenance service providers, and we have sifted through a few here to make it easier for you.
Customizing the WordPress Admin Experience for Novice Clients (premium.wpmudev.org) Customizing the WordPress backend can make life easier for your clients and users and it can hep you to promote your business, either by improving your branding or displaying information about your business or content from your own site.
If you use these plugins, you’ll be able to create an admin experience for your users and clients that projects a professional image and helps them manage and edit their sites.
Introducing Paid Member Subscriptions Add-ons Bundle (www.cozmoslabs.com) Paid Member Subscriptions is Cozmoslabs most recent free WordPress membership plugin, allowing you to accept member payments, create subscription plans and restrict access to premium content. While the plugin core doesn’t have every single feature that might exist in a WordPress membership plugin, it will satisfy the requirements of the significant majority of membership site owners.
To make it super easy and simple to use, they decided that more specific features can be added later via add-ons or 3rd party plugins.
Automattic Launches Components with 5 New Starter Themes Based on Underscores (wptavern.com) Automattic’s team of theme developers announced the release of Components today along with a suite of themes that extend the popular Underscores starter theme for specific use cases. These include a classic blog, modern blog, portfolio, magazine, and business theme. The new Components website lets theme authors download a theme that includes reusable components tailored to each theme type.
6 Color Matching Techniques for WordPress Web Designers (www.elegantthemes.com) There is a psychology behind the use of color. Many clients want shiny and flashy, and they choose colors because they like them. But a color they like might not have the desired effect. Color plays an important role in the success of UX. Users tend to click and scan on things that visually appeal to them. If used correctly color is pretty. And people in general look at the pretty. This is why color matching is so important for websites. In this article, we will look at a few color matching techniques to help with web design.
Learn How to Test WordPress Core Patches with VVV on Mac OS (wptavern.com) Testing patches is one way that both developers and non-developers can contribute to WordPress without writing any code. It’s a valuable service that keeps things moving along in tickets and helps patches make their way into core. Ryan Boren published a tutorial for testing patches with VVV on Mac OS, complete with screenshots at every step.