- WordPress Plugins Hit 1 Billion Downloads
- WordPress is loved by the major media companies
- WP Rest API Version 2 beta 4 launched
- Free eBook: Web Design Trends 2015-2016
- Themler: The World’s First Visual Web Design Environment for WordPress, Magento, Joomla & Drupal
WordPress Plugins Hit 1 Billion Downloads
WordPress plugins have reached 1 billion downloads! There are nearly 40,000 WordPress plugins available.
The top of the downloads is the following:
- Contact Form 7
- All in One SEO
- Yoast SEO
- Google XML Sitemaps
- WordPress Importer
- WP Super Cache
- Tiny MCE Advanced
WordPress is loved by the major media companies
A recent study shows that almost all the major media companies are using WordPress. Nearly 1.500 of the top news sites use WordPress. Overall WordPress is used by almost 25% of all websites which means almost 74 million websites.
WP Rest API Version 2 beta 4 launched
The WP REST API allows you to “access your WordPress site’s data (resources) through an easy-to-use HTTP REST API”. In the case of the most recent version of the WP API (version 2), the resources include the following 9 WordPress objects:
- Post meta
- Post revisions
Free eBook: Web Design Trends 2015-2016
The book includes
- 10 timeless trends completely explained with plenty of tips
- 166 hand-picked examples showing the best techniques
- 100 of our favorite design resources curated for you
- Dozens of visual case studies revealing the methods behind eye candy
- Best practices shown from companies like Adidas, Intercom, Dropbox, Reebok, Apple, BMW, Spotify, Jawbone, Versace, Google, and many more.
Themler: The World’s First Visual Web Design Environment for WordPress, Magento, Joomla & Drupal
Themler is built to produce responsive web designs for existing content management systems, including; WordPress, Joomla, Ebay’s Magento, Drupal and PrestaShop. The product also supports template design for e-commerce plug-ins like wooCommerce and VirtueMart that work with WordPress and Joomla.
At the same time Themler is simple enough to be installed by any WordPress, Joomla and Magento users, and used to customize their website while previewing the design changes with their live content. With these unique capabilities, Themler is the world’s first integrated visual web design environment for content management systems.