Best WordCamp Speakers?

Posted in: Community, WordCamp- Jul 16, 2011 Comments Off on Best WordCamp Speakers?

As we complete speaker selection for the annual WordPress conference (a.k.a. WordCamp San Francisco), it’s clear that even though there were more than 200 speaker applications, many great WordCamp speakers did not apply. No fear! We will seek them out to make sure that WordCamp SF has a fantastic lineup, including people who didn’t apply […]

WordPress 3.2.1

Posted in: Releases- Jul 12, 2011 Comments Off on WordPress 3.2.1

After more than a million downloads of WordPress 3.2, we’re now releasing WordPress 3.2.1 into the wild. This maintenance release fixes a server incompatibility related to JSON that’s unfortunately affected some of you, as well as a few other fixes in the new dashboard design and the Twenty Eleven theme. If you’ve already updated to […]

WordPress 3.2 now available

Posted in: Releases- Jul 04, 2011 Comments Off on WordPress 3.2 now available

Here in the U.S. we are observing Independence Day, and I can’t think of a more fitting way to mark a day that celebrates freedom than by releasing more free software to help democratize publishing around the globe. I’m excited to announce that WordPress 3.2 is now available to the world, both as an update in […]

WordPress 3.1.4 (and 3.2 Release Candidate 3)

Posted in: All About Clients, Latest News, Releases, Security- Jun 29, 2011 Comments Off on WordPress 3.1.4 (and 3.2 Release Candidate 3)

WordPress 3.1.4 is available now and is a maintenance and security update for all previous versions. This release fixes an issue that could allow a malicious Editor-level user to gain further access to the site. Thanks K. Gudinavicius of SEC Consult for bringing this to our attention. Version 3.1.4 also incorporates several other security fixes and hardening […]

WordPress 3.2 Release Candidate 2

Posted in: Testing- Jun 24, 2011 Comments Off on WordPress 3.2 Release Candidate 2

Howdy! The second release candidate for WordPress 3.2 is now available. If you haven’t tested WordPress 3.2 yet, now is the time — please though, not on your live site unless you’re extra adventurous. We’ve handled a number of issues since RC1, including additional Twenty Eleven tweaks, a new theme support option for defaulting to […]

Passwords Reset

Posted in: Security- Jun 21, 2011 Comments Off on Passwords Reset

Earlier today the WordPress team noticed suspicious commits to several popular plugins (AddThis, WPtouch, and W3 Total Cache) containing cleverly disguised backdoors. We determined the commits were not from the authors, rolled them back, pushed updates to the plugins, and shut down access to the plugin repository while we looked for anything else unsavory. We’re […]

WordPress 3.2 Release Candidate

Posted in: Development, Releases, Testing- Jun 13, 2011 Comments Off on WordPress 3.2 Release Candidate

The first release candidate (RC1) for WordPress 3.2 is now available. An RC comes after the beta period and before final release. We think we’re done, but with tens of millions of users, a variety of configurations, and thousands of plugins, it’s possible we’ve missed something. So if you haven’t tested WordPress 3.2 yet, now […]

WordCamp San Francisco Call for Speakers

Posted in: Community, wcsf, WordCamp- May 31, 2011 Comments Off on WordCamp San Francisco Call for Speakers

The annual WordPress conference, WordCamp San Francisco (home of the very first WordCamp), is now accepting speaker applications. Past speakers have included core WordPress developers, people building successful businesses on WordPress, popular bloggers, people from related projects and businesses…you name it. In addition to Matt Mullenweg’s annual “State of the Word” address, WCSF has played […]

Social Media Distractions Are Costing Businesses Major Money

Posted in: All About Clients, Client Relationships, Design Tips, Everything SEO, Inspiration, Latest News, News, Weekly Musings- May 28, 2011 No Comments

Social Media Distractions Are Costing Businesses Major Money [STUDY] 1 day ago by Jolie O’Dell39 http://mashable.com/2011/05/27/digital-distraction-survey/ How many times each day are you distracted by social media, email or instant messages? According to a recent survey from social email software providerharmon.ie, you and other employees are blowing $10,375 in productivity each year, and all because we don’t disconnect […]

WordPress 3.1.3 (and WordPress 3.2 Beta 2)

Posted in: Development, Releases, Security- May 25, 2011 Comments Off on WordPress 3.1.3 (and WordPress 3.2 Beta 2)

WordPress 3.1.3 is available now and is a security update for all previous versions. It contains the following security fixes and enhancements: Various security hardening by Alexander Concha. Taxonomy query hardening by John Lamansky. Prevent sniffing out user names of non-authors by using canonical redirects. Props Verónica Valeros. Media security fixes by Richard Lundeen of Microsoft, Jesse Ou […]