After the long weekend we start the new week with the latest WP news. There is a lot to report: WordPress gets a security update, there are new features in Gutenberg-Plugin and Gutenberg Hub releases a promising project. We also compare two popular SEO-Plugins and show you how to create your own online course in WordPress .
Yoast SEO - the undisputed WordPress tool for search engine optimization? Far from it, because recently there is a promising counterpart with Rank Math. Is it time for you to switch from Yoast SEO to Rank Math? Who's ahead in terms of interface, feature set, and support? Learn more
How successful is my content marketing really? And how regularly should I monitor my content? Jan Tissler explains how you can identify the most important key figures and draw the right conclusions from them.
Virtual learning is booming - especially in times of the Corona crisis. With the help of so-called LMS-Plugins you can set up your own course area with WordPress in no time at all. The five best LMS-Plugins are presented to you at Sven Scheuerle .
Why didn't the shop visitor complete his purchase with me after all? This is where the four biggest risks that your customers are exposed to come into play. Christoph Böcker reveals what these are and how you can minimize them.
New security update for WordPress
Last week, the security and maintenance update WP 5.4.1 was released, which fixes 17 bugs and 7 security vulnerabilities. As a Raidboxes customer, you don't have to worry about anything, because we have already rolled out the minor update to all sites.
Exciting project: The Gutenberg Template Builder
After Gutenberg Hub has published its own template library, there is now something new: the Gutenberg Template Builder. With a few clicks you can create a complete page layout from the templates, copy and paste it into Gutenberg .
The new features in Gutenberg 8.0
The Gutenberg-Plugin has received a new update, which brings some innovations. For example, blocks and templates can now be inserted from the same menu. Details about the improvements and fixes can be found here.
Web design & development
How to choose the right font
Finding "the perfect font" for a new project can be quite nerve-wracking. Our colleagues at Designshack have 10 valuable tips and concrete examples to help you find the right fonts in the future.
Free PHP course for WP developers
"PHP is WordPress 's skeleton and muscles-without it, there's simply no such thing as WordPress ," writes Fred Meyer of WPShout. In his free PHP course, he explains the basics of PHP grammar for (aspiring) WordPress developers.
Is location-independent working suitable for me?
Whether it's misconceptions about the dream job, bureaucratic obstacles or a lack of self-discipline: there are plenty of challenges for digital nomads and home office. Sebastian Kühn from the Citizen Circle tells you in an interview how the networking succeeds.