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Podcast Episode 23: Security News from WCEU in Berlin

https://www.wordfence.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Berlin_Beers_1200x628.png This week, we’re at WordCamp Europe in Berlin, Germany and there is a lot of WordPress and security news to cover. We talk about …

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Managing WordPress Metadata in Gutenberg Using a Sidebar Plugin

WordPress released their anticipated over to the post editor, nicknamed Gutenberg, which is also referred to as the block editor. It transforms a WordPress post …

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How to Increase Your Page Size by 1,500% with webpack and Vue

Disclaimer: This article is mostly satire. I do not think that I am better than you because I once wrote some TypeScript nor do I …

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Drop caps & design systems

Ethan Marcotte has written up his process for how to make drop caps accessible for screen readers and browsers alike. All of that is very …

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Every Layout

Every Layout is a new work-in-progress website and book by Heydon Pickering and Andy Bell that explains how to make common layout patterns with CSS. …

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Major Central Release: Alerts, Security Events and Slack Integration

https://www.wordfence.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/major_central_release_alerts_security_events_slack_integration.jpg In February we launched Wordfence Central, an efficient way to manage the security of many WordPress sites in one place. If you have multiple …

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Tech News 94

How to Section Your HTML

The sectioning elements in HTML5 are <nav>, <aside>, <article>, and <section>. <body> is also kind of a sectioning element since all content lying inside of …

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Tech News 96

Managing State in React using Unstated-Next

In a previous post, we saw how to manage state using Unstated. As you might recall, Unstated uses React’s built-in setState to allow you create …

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Are you coming to WCEU Berlin?

Toolset team will be at WordCamp Europe in Berlin. We’d love to meet you, hear your thoughts and ideas. Come see us at the WPML …

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Components, yo.

I see VuePress just went 1.0. Explained simply, it’s a static site generator based on Vue. But of course, you work in Vue, which means …

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Tech News 99

Weekly Platform News: CSS Scroll Snap, Opera GX, PWA Install Icon

Šime posts regular content for web developers on webplatform.news. In this week’s roundup, Chrome is adding an install option for Progressive Web Apps, Opera GX …

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Podcast Episode 22: Ninja Forms Developer James Laws on Building & Expanding a WordPress Business

https://www.wordfence.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/James_1200x628.png Ninja Forms is used on over 1 million WordPress sites. In this episode, Mark interviews James Laws, the co-founder of WP Ninjas, the developers …

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Drawing Realistic Clouds with SVG and CSS

Greek mythology tells the story of Zeus creating the cloud nymph, Nephele. Like other Greek myths, this tale gets pretty bizarre and X-rated. Here’s a …

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Tech News 87

A11Y with Lindsey

Lindsey Kopacz has a wonderful blog about accessibility. I’ve seen a number of her articles making the rounds lately and I was like, dang I …

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Grid, content re-ordering and accessibility

Take this: <ol> <li>Get hungry</li> <li>Order pizza</li> <li>Eat pizza</li> </ol> That HTML ends up in the DOM that way (and thus how it is is …

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Tech News 104

Using Cypress to Write Tests for a React Application

End-to-end tests are written to assert the flow of an application from start to finish. Instead of handling the tests yourself — you know, manually …

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Podcast Episode 21: New Plugin Vulns Exploited in the Wild, an Extortion Scam and the CBP Data Breach

https://www.wordfence.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Ep21_Kathy_1200x628.png This week, we discuss active exploitation of a plugin vulnerability in the wild, an extortion scam hitting numerous website owners, exposure of Industrial Control …

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Tech News 106

Everything You Need to Know About Date in JavaScript

Date is weird in JavaScript. It gets on our nerves so much that we reach for libraries (like Date-fns and Moment) the moment (ha!) we …

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Tech News 107

Joomla 3.9.8 Release

Joomla 3.9.8 is now available. This is a bug fix release for the 3.x series of Joomla which addresses one bug introduced into 3.9.7 which …

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Joomla 3.9.7 Release

Joomla 3.9.7 is now available. This is a security fix release for the 3.x series of Joomla which addresses three security vulnerabilities and contains over …

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Tech News 109

Visually create and design Views using Block Editor

Create your Views visually without leaving the WordPress editor. Select the output options and drag-and-drop blocks to design your lists of posts. [embedded content] [embedded …

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Visually create and design Views using Block Editor

Create your Views visually without leaving the WordPress editor. Select the output options and drag-and-drop blocks to design your lists of posts. [embedded content] [embedded …

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