Just in time for the weekend, we have the latest WP news: the WP community is not immune to the Corona virus, the next big WordPress update is coming and Google will soon make Mobile First Indexing the standard. In our magazine we take a closer look at the sustainability of online shops and show you how to analyse the performance of your site in 7 steps. Enjoy reading! ?
You have an online shop or like to shop online? But you still want to act sustainably? As a rule, this is not really compatible - the internet is a gigantic power guzzler. We list possible solutions so that as a shop operator and as a consumer you do not work against, but rather for the environment and the climate. Learn more
Google My Business: More local Visibilityeit
If you want to increase your visibility, you can't do without Google My Business. We show you how easy it is to use the Google service to highlight your business listing and reach new customers.
Fix mixed content error in WordPress
Are you switching WordPress to HTTPS? And browsers show your website as insecure, or block it completely? Our guide how to fix so called "mixed content errors" manually or via plugin .
Optimise WordPress: 7 seconds analysis
Performance tools like Google PageSpeed Insights are tried and tested. Allegedly optimised pages often still have potential. With our tips, you can find the most important load time brakes in just 7 seconds.
What does the Coronavirus mean for the WP community?
After WordCamp Asia, the WordCamp Retreat Soltau has now also been cancelled due to COVID-19. Now the Global Community Team has officially called on people to avoid WordCamp trips for the time being and to attend local events instead.
Goodbye, Featured Themes!
Since 2014, randomly selected themes were displayed in the official WordPress theme directory under "Featured". Since this listing highlighted themes without meeting certain criteria, this category has now been removed.
New Gutenberg features in WordPress 5.4
With the next big WP update, which is planned for the end of March, new features of the Gutenberg plugin will be added to the WordPress core. Which new features have made it into the update is shown by the colleagues of Gutenberg Times.
Why we are proud to be a zebra
In the startup scene, "unicorns" are celebrated for their above-average success. Fintech startup Tomorrow provides convincing arguments why unicorns have had their day as role models and the world needs more zebras.
Improve your performance measurement with UTM tags
With the help of so-called "UTM tags" you can find out which channels, campaigns or topics have an influence on your traffic. Hanneke Beers from Yoast explains how to create UTM tags and evaluate them properly.
Mobile First Indexing soon for all pages
The Google Search Console has sent messages to webmasters whose pages still cause problems in mobile display. It says that within the next 12 months all websites will be indexed according to the mobile-first principle.