International WordPress Awards Looking For Category Submissions from Community (torquemag.io) The first annual International WordPress Awards (IWP) is looking to celebrate some of the most impressive WordPress sites. The awards, hosted by Pragmatic, aims to “create a space where innovation flourishes and where WordPress professionals can share ideas that help shape the future of the internet.” Award categories, nominees, and winners will be chosen by the WordPress community and the team needs your help to get started.
A Brand New Editor for the WordPress Mobile Apps (en.blog.wordpress.com) Now that so many of us carry around tiny pocket-size computers, more and more of our Internet time happens on phones and tablets — not just browsing, but creating. You’ve been asking for a better publishing experience in the WordPress.com app to make mobile publishing smoother. We’re introducing a new editor for iOS and Android, codenamed “Aztec.” It’s speedy and reliable, works with posts and pages, and is ready for beta testing!
6 Plugins for Accepting Bitcoin on Your WordPress Site (premium.wpmudev.org) Are you planning to accept payments on your WordPress site? Then you’ve probably already considered the usual eCommerce payment gateway suspects. With 79% of Americans shopping online, it makes sense to turn to the most popular—and trusted—forms of payment to support your site’s conversion process.
But what about cryptocurrency?
24 Best WordPress Themes for bbPress (www.wpbeginner.com) Are you looking for the best WordPress themes for bbPress? bbPress allows you to easily add forums to your WordPress site. However, many WordPress themes are not designed to be suitable for forums and bbPress. In this article, we have hand-picked some of the best WordPress themes for bbPress that you can try.
How to Grow Your Mailing List in WordPress with a Limited Time Offer (devpups.com) Let’s be honest for a moment. Email is not dead. You use it every day, don’t you? So do your friends, so do us, so do our friends. Email is alive and kicking and with open rates of up to 47% and click rates of up to 26%, email marketing holds its position as one of the best strategies you can apply to turn leads into sales.
To send awesome emails though, you firstly need to have an email list to send them to. This is where Opt-In Hound jumps in. Since its very conception, Opt-In Hound was build with the goal of providing you easy to use email opt-in tools to grow your mailing list in a beautiful and simple way.