After the sunny weekend we have the latest WordPress news for you: WordPress 5.5 is coming soon, Elegant Themes reports vulnerability in Divi and the big guide for progressive web Apps with WordPress . In our magazine we show you how to detect performance sins, expose broken links on your website and create an XML sitemap in WordPress. Enjoy reading! ✌️
The underestimated factor for better user experience and better SEO rankings is and remains speed. Joshua Schofield from rankingCoach explains why fast loading times are so important, how you can uncover optimization potential with PageSpeed Insights - and provides you with 7 tips for more WordPress performance. Learn more
Your links are going nowhere with a 404 error? Broken link checkers help you to get these problems under control quickly. Our CMO Torben presents 8 tools and methods to find and fix broken links.
The easier search engines can index and crawl your website, the better. Why an XML sitemap makes sense for you, how to create it in and submit it to Google, explains Sven Scheuerle.
Starting a well-known blog and making a living from it - a dream of many bloggers. Biggi and Flo from Phototravellers have made it. In the interview they reveal their recipe for success to make blogging a profession.
WordPress 5.5: The update of the year - and your wish list for 5.6
August 11, the final release date of WordPress 5.5, is just one day away. What will change with the new version? Check out the guide to WordPress 5.5 for all the details. You already have wishes for WP 5.6? Then share your feedback now!
The future of WordCamps in Corona times
WordCamp US 2020 has been cancelled due to "Zoom Fatigue" and COVID-19. Now the Global Community Team has announced they will not be accepting any new flagship events until 2022. You can read what will become of planned events at WordPress .org.
Update quickly: Critical vulnerability found in Divi
Vulnerabilities have been discovered in Elegant Themes 's popular WP products Divi, Extra and Divi Builder. You use one of the Themes or Plugins? The experts at Wordfence explain how to fix the problem and protect your WordPress site .
Web design & development
How to turn your WordPress site a Progressive Web App
Programming and maintaining a native app can be quite time-consuming. Johannes Kinast shows you step by step how to turn your WP site into a Progressive Web App (PWA) and publish it to the Google Play Store.
Unsplash releases an official WordPress -Plugin
The Unsplash platform offers free, royalty-free stock images. Recently, the service has also been available as Plugin. As a WP user, this allows you to find, download, and add over 1 million images to your media library - without leaving WordPress .
5 TED Talks that will make you a better designer
What qualities make the best designers? How can you rethink complex problems? And how do you fully realize your design potential? Grab your favorite soda and get comfortable: these TED Talks will get you ahead.