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WordPress Review On TrustRadius.com

Read our review of WordPress on TrustRadius.com.

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WordPress Gutenberg - The Ultimate Guide For Non-Techies

WordPress Gutenberg Tutorials For Non-Techie WordPress Users

This comprehensive guide for non-technical users explains everything you need to know about WordPress Gutenberg and the new WordPress content editor ...
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How To Effectively Train And Empower New WordPress Users

How To Effectively Train And Empower New WordPress Users

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Grow Your Business Faster With WordPress

Did you know that WordPress can help your business grow faster online? This article explains how and provides a brief overview of the process ...
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Why Use WordPress?

This article explains some of the many benefits of using WordPress and why WordPress is an ideal platform for building and growing a business online! ...
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Does your website run on WordPress? Here are some tell-tale signs that a website was built with WordPress ...
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Why Is WordPress Free?

Why Is WordPress Free? WordPress Costs Explained

This tutorial explains why WordPress is free and looks at the basic costs involved in setting up and running a WordPress-powered website or blog ...
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How To Make Money With WordPress - A Complete Guide

Make Money With WordPress – The Complete WordPress Money-Making Guide

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Free Digital Skills Training: WordPress For Business

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Benefits Of Using WordPress As A CMS

Benefits Of Using WordPress As A Content Management System

In this article, we explore some of the many benefits of using WordPress as a Content Management System ...
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Blogging Glossary For WordPress Users

Blogging Glossary

New to blogging? This glossary of blogging definitions will help you understand commonly used blogging terminology ...
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Keep Calm And Use WordPress - 17 WordPress Features That Put You In Control Of Your Website

Keep Calm And Use WordPress – 17 WordPress Features That Put You In Control Of Your Website

Do you want a website that puts you in complete control of your web presence? Discover some of the many features that make WordPress the ideal platform for building a successful digital business presence ...
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The Definitive Guide To Keeping Your Website Manageable & Organized

The Definitive Guide To Keeping Your Website Manageable & Organized

Learn how to keep your website and web content manageable and organized to stay on top of your digital business presence ...
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How To Promote A Non-WordPress Website With WordPress

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WordPress Gutenberg - Making WordPress Easier For Non-Techies

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WordPress 4.2 Update

WordPress has just announced the release of WordPress 4.2, named “Powell” in honor of legendary jazz musician Bud Powell. Learn about the new WP 4.2 changes here.

WP v. 4.2New WordPress Version: WordPress 4.2 (April 23, 2015)

WordPress has just released WordPress version 4.2, named “Powell” in honor of jazz musician Bud Powell.

Learn about the new WP 4.2 updates, security fixes and software improvements and what to do before updating your WordPress software in this blog post.

WordPress v. 4.2

WordPress 4.2 is all about improving communication and making the sharing of content easier.

Here are just a few of the changes you will see in the new WP version:

Share Your Favorite Content With New And Improved Press This

Coinciding with the release of version 4.2 is a new and improved “Press This” tool (Tools > Available Tools) …

WP v. 4.2

Press This is a simple app that lets you share your favorite content (e.g. text, images and videos) from any website and create new posts quite easily.

You can add the app to your mobile desktop or your browser bookmarks menu bar.

WordPress 4.2

When visiting a web site, click on Press This to repost content to your site. You can share the latest news stories making headlines online, YouTube videos, Twitter posts, pictures from Instagram, and more …

WordPress 4.2

After grabbing your content, you can then edit it with Press This before you save or publish it to your site.

Extended Character Support

WP 4.2

With the continued expansion of WordPress worldwide, WP 4.2 now provides extensive native support for characters used in languages such as Chinese, Japanese and Korean, as well as mathematical and musical symbols, hieroglyphs and emojis …

WP 4.2

Just use your native device keyboard to compose your posts and WordPress does the rest …

WordPress 4.2

Additional WP V. 4.2 Release Notes

Here are some other changes you will see when you next log into your WordPress admin area after updating to WordPress 4.2:

Switch Themes In The Customizer

Now you can browse, switch and customize installed themes from the Theme Customizer

WP 4.2

This allows you to make sure that the theme looks great and works with your content before going live on your website or blog …

WordPress 4.2

More Embeds

Since the release of v. 4.0, WordPress has been allowing users to embed YouTube videos and Tweets simply by pasting links.

With v. 4.2 WordPress continues to add more embed support for “third-party” content with your website …

WordPress 4.2

You can now paste links from Kickstarter.com and Tumblr.com into your content …

WP version 4.2

Embedding content is as simple as pasting a URL onto its own line in a post.

For a full list of WordPress-supported embeds go here.

Smooth & Simpler Plugin Updates

WordPress has done away with the loading screen when updating plugins and streamlined the plugin updating process …

WP version 4.2

Now, updating your plugins happens with just “one click” without leaving your Plugins screen …

WP 4.2

Additional Enhancements

In addition to all of the above, WordPress 4.2 also includes many other enhancement and bug-fixes.

Important WP Update Tips

WP 4.2

We recommend doing the following before upgrading to any new version of WordPress:

  • Perform a complete backup of all your WordPress files and database.
  • Search online for any problems or issues that other WordPress users may be experiencing with the new version. This includes incompatibilities and conflicts with plugins, themes, and other issues (search Google for something like “WP version 4.2 Powell problems” or “WordPress v.4.2 Powell errors”, then go through some of the results to see what kind of issues and errors users are experiencing).
  • Once you have done the above, then upgrade to the new version as soon as possible to ensure that your site remains protected against any security vulnerabilities found in previous versions.

WP version 4.2

Important

Note: Google recently introduced a new change on April 21, 2015 that will affect the search engine ranking of websites that are not mobile-friendly.

You can read the official announcement from Google here: Official Google Webmaster Blog

Also, you can test to see if your website meets Google’s mobile-responsive criteria using Google’s own Mobile Testing Tool

Google Mobile Friendly ToolEnter the URL of your website into the Mobile-Friendly Test field and click the “Analyze” button to see if your site meets Google’s mobile-friendly criteria …

Google Mobile Testing ToolIf your site is not mobile-friendly, consider switching to WordPress as soon as possible to avoid SEO problems …

Google Mobile Testing ToolIf you’re already using WordPress, then simply switch to a theme that is mobile responsive (most new WordPress themes are).

Note: All images shown above were sourced from WP v. 4.2 release material.

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