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What We Learned From Building An Accessible Gutenberg Friendly Theme

The team here at WPMU DEV is also the same team behind CampusPress, which provides hosting and WordPress services for schools and universities. Yesterday, we released our latest product, a flexible and accessible WordPress theme for schools and education. This is the first theme that our team has created that truly incorporates everything that the…

Introducing ‘Flex’, Our New School WordPress Theme

We are thrilled to share CampusPress Flex – a brand new flexible theme designed for school, district, and department websites. It’s never been easier and more affordable to have an accessible, fast, and easy-to-navigate website that you can take pride in. Interested in trying it for free? Apply for the Free Pilot program here. Let’s…

Simplify Website Management With Single Sign-On

One of the best advantages of using a CampusPress network is the ease at which you can create new user accounts, sites, and blogs. By setting up Single Sign-On (SSO) for your network, you can simplify many of these creation and management processes. SSO enables users to log in to multiple online resources with a single username and…

The Year 2020 And Remembering Why We Do What We Do

The beginning of a new decade also marks 10 years for me personally since I left the classroom and joined the team here at Edublogs and CampusPress. I’d like to take this opportunity to reflect back on where we’ve been and actively define what our next 10+ years together might look like. In 2010, we…

Why Is Sending Emails From WordPress So Hard?

We send and process millions of emails from WordPress each month. There are times when there may be 10s of thousands of emails in the send queue at once. These include emails like: new site or user welcome emails password reset requests new comment notifications subscription emails when new posts are published moderation notifications for…

Our Continued Support Of WPCampus

We’re honored to support the WPCampus community by sponsoring the Annual Conference – with this year’s event taking place July 25-27 in Portland, Oregon. For those that can’t attend in person, all sessions will be live-streamed, for free, as well! You can also check out the recordings of previous conference sessions too. There’s a treasure…

April 28, 2019 – WordPress 5.1.1 Update Complete

All customers sites have been successfully upgraded to WordPress 5.1.1 during our special change window. Our team has completed our checks and have been monitoring logs, performance, and customer inquiries. There are no known issues, but please let us know should you notice anything out of the ordinary or have any questions. You can read…

The 13 Best CRMs for Your WordPress Site 2020

Whether you’re a solopreneur, agency, or freelancer, it’s important to have a CRM in place to manage the new contacts resulting from all the traffic your WordPress site is getting. Without a CRM, you can find yourself missing out on valuable deals and losing customers. Definitely not a place you want to be. If you…