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Complete Guide To WordPress Accessibility

Web accessibility is a huge and complex topic. You might be interested in accessibility because you are wanting to avoid a lawsuit or a fine. Or, let’s be less cynical, maybe you already appreciate that web accessibility is morally the right thing to do and you are looking for ways to make your site better….

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?

Why Is Sending Emails From WordPress So Hard? by Ronnie Burt Last updated on April 29, 2020 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…

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…

Democratizing Education With WordPress

This is a companion post to a talk I gave yesterday at WordCamp Europe 2019 – the largest conference of its kind for the web and WordPress community. What follows is somewhere between a transcript of the presentation and a blog post.  You can see the video of this talk here.   Let’s get started…

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…

A New WordPress Editor Is Coming, Here Is Our Plan

A New WordPress Editor Is Coming, Here Is Our Plan by Ronnie BurtJuly 8, 2019 For the past two years, the WordPress community has been hard at work on re-thinking and re-designing the way we all create and edit content in WordPress posts and pages. The code name for this project has been ‘Gutenberg’, and it…

WPMU DEV And WordCamps – Starting With WCUS 2018!

When it comes to WordCamps, we are longtime listeners, first-time callers. What I mean is that from early on, we have enjoyed attending and occasionally speaking at different camps around the world, but besides a few smaller exceptions, we’ve not really gone ‘all in’ on sponsoring. That’s changing for us in a pretty big way…