Today we have the fresh WP news for you again: The WordPress 5.5 beta is making you happy, web accessibility is more important than ever and WordCamp badges are still under discussion. In our magazine, we take a closer look at the most popular WordPress page builders, give you an intro to UI design patterns and explain how to effectively prevent DDoS attacks. Enjoy reading! 🚀
- By 2022, it’s estimated that online videos will make up more than 82 per cent of all consumer Internet traffic.
No coding needed: Using WordPress page builders like Elementor, Oxygen & Co. you can create a high-quality, individual website within minutes. We introduce you to 8 different of these page builder plugins, with which you can manage elements - such as galleries, texts and videos - simply by drag & drop. Learn more
No need to reinvent the wheel: UI patterns offer solutions for many common usability problems. Sonja Hoffmann shows how design patterns make sense and how they facilitate your own and user's workflow.
DDoS attacks are increasing and becoming more complex. But how do you prevent such an attack? Nick Schäferhoff explains what dangers exist for yours site and how you can arm yourself against them in advance.
Switching Facebook Ads is one thing. But checking relevant key figures of your advertising campaign on a daily basis is the other. Sven Scheuerle presents the 9 most important KPIs for measuring social media success.
WordPress 5.5 Beta available for testing
WordPress 5.5 is in the starting blocks. The beta version was released on 7 July. A long awaited feature: Navigation Blocks. In addition, the major update brings a whole series new functions for Gutenberg with - including Block Patterns.
The good thing about WordCamp Badges and the catch
Only this month the 37.6 percent market share worldwide has WordPress cracked. The WP community can claim success for itself. But who gets when and for what a participation badgeif all volunteers contribute equally?
Case Study: Thinking beyond link building campaigns
How does link building work today? And how can we make link building campaigns more sustainable, efficient and effective in the future? An exciting case study from MOZ with honest mistakes and fresh approaches for your marketing strategy.
Webdesign & Development
Image management with the WordPress Real Media Library
Lots of pictures, no proper sorting - that's roughly how many users would WordPress describe media management. But the WordPress Real Media Library brings Order in the chaos of imagesright? Dr. Web's experts are moving in Final thoughts.
Why accessibility is not an add-on in the design process
Inclusive design on the web, accessibility and accessibility - if accessibility is only taken into account at the end of a project, the cost of retrofitting is much higher. How to include accessibility right from the start, you can find out here.
Increasing productivity: How to organize yourself (as a freelancer) optimally
Get shit done - or how to be really productive instead of juggling a million different tasks: Freelancer Jason Chatfield shares tried and tested techniques that you can also use as a creative mind to Time management firmly under control to do it.