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WordPress vs Joomla: a Comparison and Key Differences

WordPress vs Joomla: a Comparison and Key Differences

WordPress isn’t the only modular content management system (CMS) that has an established base and active community. Joomla is also a free-to-install, open-source platform that thrives on its third-party support. Many developers work to extend its capabilities beyond...

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How to Use the WordPress Classic Block

How to Use the WordPress Classic Block

The WordPress Editor’s Classic Block is intended to help ease the transition between WordPress’s legacy TINYMCE editor and it’s newer block-based editor (known as Gutenberg). When the new editor was introduced into WordPress Core, all posts and pages on an updated...

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How to Resize Blocks in WordPress

How to Resize Blocks in WordPress

The Gutenberg Block Editor, introduced officially in WordPress 5.0, gives users the opportunity to fully customize their WordPress content and sites. No longer constrained by the need to create in a WYSIWYG tool like the TinyMCE Classic Editor, Gutenberg provides...

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PublishPress Adopts Organize Series Plugin

PublishPress Adopts Organize Series Plugin

PublishPress, makers of the PublishPress and PublishPress Blocks plugins, have adopted the Organize Series plugin from Darren Ethier. Organize Series is a 15-year-old plugin for organizing and displaying posts in a series, useful for novel writers, educators, magazine...

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How to Use the WordPress List Block

How to Use the WordPress List Block

Lists may seem simple, but they powerful tools. If you’re running a website, lists enable you to share information in a way that’s easier to digest than long, unending paragraphs. They enable you to cut to the chase and give users the exact information they’re looking...

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TeslaThemes Rebrands, Shifts Focus to Real Estate Market

TeslaThemes Rebrands, Shifts Focus to Real Estate Market

Earlier this month, TeslaThemes announced that it was rebranding to WPRealEstate. The company wanted to focus its efforts on a single niche in the theming market and cut back on the library of projects it was maintaining. In 2017, Imagely acquired TeslaThemes. The...

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How to Use the WordPress Event Block by Automattic

How to Use the WordPress Event Block by Automattic

Automattic, the parent company for WordPress, has already published some of the most well-known WP plugins out there. WooCommerce, Jetpack, Akismet, BuddyPress, bbPress…and the list goes on. Now, they have added another powerful plugin to their already-long list:...

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SEO for sports, fitness and gyms: 5 tips to get you ranking

SEO for sports, fitness and gyms: 5 tips to get you ranking

Willemien Hallebeek Willemien is the Manager Content of yoast.com. She loves creating user-friendly content and making it easy to find for people and search engines. Sports and fitness SEO is a really tough game. You’ll need to work hard to get those pages ranking...

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Theme Creation Will Be Easier, But We Are Not There Yet

Theme Creation Will Be Easier, But We Are Not There Yet

“The way that themes have evolved within WordPress has made creating them easier,” wrote Tammie Lister in the opening line of her article titled Theme creation is now easier. “That feels like a bold statement, but it’s true.” It is not a stretch to say that many would...

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WordPress Block Directory: How to Access & Use It

WordPress Block Directory: How to Access & Use It

If you have ever searched for a specific block in the Gutenberg block editor, then you’ve seen the WordPress Block Directory and may not have even known it. Introduced in version 5.5 and enhanced in WordPress 5.8 with patterns, the Block Directory works very similarly...

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Create a Publishing Task List With the Todo List Block

Create a Publishing Task List With the Todo List Block

Rich Tabor, the Senior Product Manager of WordPress Experience at GoDaddy, has been on a bit of a publishing productivity and workflow kick as of late. The co-creator of the Iceberg Editor plugin released a Markdown Comments block last month, allowing users to write...

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Summer School: Free workshops on SEO and marketing!

Summer School: Free workshops on SEO and marketing!

Marieke van de Rakt Marieke van de Rakt is the CEO of Yoast. Her main focus is on growing the company. She is really passionate about maintaining open and friendly company culture. Marieke is also heavily involved in the marketing of Yoast and with Yoast SEO Academy:...

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