WordPress News: WordPress 5.4 is Out & Our Campaign for #SupportYourLocals Portals

Leefke Krönke Updated on 23.10.2020
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Last updated on 23.10.2020

Today the WP-News will of course be about the brand new WordPress 5.4 and the Gutenberg-editor. We also look at how 20 entrepreneurs from the WordPress -community to cope with the current crisis situation. And we have a campaign in the bag with which we want to motivate web designers and agencies to create online portals for local companies. Are you up for it? 🙏

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- This is Matt Mullenweg's tip for successful conference calls. The result of his extensive headset test is available here.

WordPress News: WordPress 5.4 is Out & Our Campaign for #SupportYourLocals Portals

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WordPress News: WordPress 5.4 is Out & Our Campaign for #SupportYourLocals Portals

WordPress 5.4: Social Icons, Buttons & more
WordPress 5.4 was published on 31 March. An overview: What are the benefits of this version for users and developers? Which functions and changes await you especially in the Gutenbergblock editor?

WordPress News: WordPress 5.4 is Out & Our Campaign for #SupportYourLocals Portals

LinkedIn Marketing: How to win new customers
Whether social recruiting or employer branding - LinkedIn offers enormous potential for your marketing. Social media expert Katja Kupkaexplains how you LinkedIn and content marketing, especially in the B2B sector.

WordPress News: WordPress 5.4 is Out & Our Campaign for #SupportYourLocals Portals

Basic principles for harmonious web design
First impressions count: In seconds, users know whether your website is worth visiting or not. Fortunately, there are well-tried principles for orientation. Designer Sonja Hoffmannintroduces you to the most important principles.


How to change to Gutenberg
WordPress 5.4 has also updated the block editor. So if you were skeptical Gutenberg about before, now would be a good time to test the editor. The colleagues from Yoast will show you how the switch works smoothly. 

GutenbergCreate block variations in
The update to 5WordPress .4 brings the "Block Variations API" into the WP core. With this API you can create block variations which are also displayed as own entries in the Block Inserter. Florian Brinkmann explains how to create variations here.

How WP companies deal with Corona
CodeinWP asked 20 entrepreneurs from the WordPress community how the pandemic is affecting their business. The statements provide honest insights into the challenges and measures that shape everyday working life in times of crisis.

New PHP coding standards for WordPress ?
In favour of backwards compatibility, the 16-year-old WP codebase has changed very little. However, the demands for modern coding standards are getting louder. Now there are a draft with the request for feedback from the community.

Online Marketing

Free "Blogging for Business" course
The SEO experts from Ahrefs are making their popular online course "Blogging for Business" available free of charge due to the corona crisis Laut CMO Tim Soulo the offer should motivate people to continue their education and stay at home.

Elevator Pitch: How to convince your target group
Many websites have their home page full of buzzwords - what the company behind them actually offers often remains a mystery. Felix Brodbeck reveals how you can optimize your homepage and win over your target group with a concise elevator pitch.

As Head of Content Marketing, Leefke always has the RAIDBOXES magazine "wp unboxed", the newsletter & the social media channels in her sights. That's why she always knows the latest developments in the WP community. Unfortunately she is rarely to be found in Münster nowadays. But Hamburg is said to be rather nice too.

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