Dissecting the WordPress TinyMCE Editor

Dissecting the WordPress TinyMCE Editor This is the second part of two posts dedicated to WordPress editors. The first post was all about WordPress text editor, while in this post we will dissect the WordPress TinyMCE editor, and we will bend it to our will….

Matt Mullenweg State of the Word, 2016

Matt Mullenweg State of the Word, 2016 * Post Status Matt Mullenweg just completed the 2016 State of the Word, which highlights the accomplishments of the past year, and sets the direction for the year ahead for WordPress. Matt Mullenweg just completed the 2016 State…

WordPress Multisite and SEO: All Your Questions Answered

WordPress Multisite and SEO: All Your Questions Answered One topic that comes up time and time again in the comments on our Multisite posts is SEO. People often want to know how running a Multisite network will affect SEO, both for the main site and…

Customizer Improvements in WordPress 4.7

Customizer Improvements in 4.7 WordPress 4.7 has been the most active release on record for the customize component, with four major feature projects merging and shipping with 4.7 and over 90 tickets closed as fixed. This post summarizes the highlights of the user and developer-facing…

A Deeper Look Into the WordPress Text Editor

A Deeper Look Into the WordPress Text Editor When we create or edit a post in WordPress we have two content editors to choose from: the TinyMCE visual editor, and WordPress text editor which consists of a text area element enhanced by a set of…

WordPress 4.7 Release Candidate

WordPress 4.7 Release Candidate The release candidate for WordPress 4.7 is now available. RC means we think we’re done, but with millions of users and thousands of plugins and themes, it’s possible we’ve missed something. We hope to ship WordPress 4.7 on Tuesday, December 6,…

Will You Still Need a Child Theme With WordPress 4.7?

Will You Still Need a Child Theme With WordPress 4.7? WordPress 4.7 is slated to arrive in early December 2016. While a lot of new features will roll out with the latest version of WordPress – the new Twenty Seventeen default theme, thumbnail previews for…