9 Best Lead Generation WordPress Plugins (Powerful)

Are you looking for the best lead generation plugins for WordPress? Using the right lead generation tools can help you get more customers and sales faster, so you can grow your business. In this article, we will share some of the best lead generation WordPress… Read More »
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GitHub Africa Virtual Meetup

The developer community in Africa continues to thrive. Here at GitHub, we’re excited to announce our first Virtual Meetup for African developers. This meetup is happening on Tuesday, September 15th, from 3pm to 5pm WAT
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Migrating my blog content to jkost.com/blog

Hi Everyone! If you’re looking for tips, tricks and shortcuts for Adobe Photoshop and Lightroom, I’m going to be migrating my blog content to jkost.com/blog. Please help me spread the word, and I hope to see you there!  -j
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BackupBuddy University: 7 Types of Backup Email Notifications

BackupBuddy’s email notifications are a useful feature to enable so you always know the status of your website backups. You can get email updates about your scheduled backups, remote destination file transfers and Stash Live Snapshots, plus important notifications if your backups encounter issues. In this guide, we’ll cover the different types of email notifications […]
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How to Password Protect Your WordPress Forms

Do you want to password protect a form on your WordPress website? Normally, when you add a form to your website, it is visible to all users who can see that page. If you want to protect a WordPress form and limit its access to… Read More »
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Digital talent and Taiwan’s economic recovery

Taiwanese graduate Katie knows the power of self-belief. As COVID-19 hit towards the end of her time at university, she was worried about the prospects of getting a job and nervous going into her interviews with potential employers. In the end, it wasn...
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How we threat model

At GitHub, we spend a lot of time thinking about and building secure products—and one key facet of that is threat modeling. This practice involves bringing security and engineering teams together to discuss systems, ultimately
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Secure at every step: What is software supply chain security and why does it matter?

A software supply chain is anything that goes into, or affects your code. Even though supply chain compromises are real, and growing in popularity, they’re still extremely rare - and so the most important thing you can do to protect your supply chain is patch your vulnerabilities. Then, to successfully secure your software supply chain, you need to understand the dependencies in your environment, know about vulnerabilities in those dependencies, and quickly patch them. For Software Composition Analysis (SCA) capabilities native to GitHub, use Dependency Graph, Dependabot alerts, and Dependabot security and version updates to automate the hard work.
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Quarantine, but make it fashion

Typically, fashion changes with the seasons. In the fall, you see boots and flannels appear; in winter, we break out the cable knit sweaters. Come spring, light jackets start showing up, and summer means it’s time for shorts and sandals. But this year,...
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GitHub Availability Report: August 2020

Introduction In August, we experienced no incidents resulting in service downtime. This month’s GitHub Availability Report will dive into updates to the GitHub Status Page and provide follow-up details on how we’ve addressed the incident
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The Top 10 Things To Do After Installing iThemes Security Pro

iThemes Security Pro is jam-packed full of 50+ security methods to secure and protect your WordPress website. That is a ton of options! If you find yourself not knowing where to start after installing iThemes Security Pro, don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. In this post, we will cover the top 10 things to do […]
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Partnering with NSF on human-AI collaboration

Today, in partnership with the U.S. National Science Foundation (NSF), we are announcing a National AI Research Institute for Human-AI Interaction and Collaboration. Google will provide $5 million in funding to support the Institute. We will also offer...
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Playlists that bring the news home

Podcasting is more popular than ever, and news is the fastest-growing category in podcasts. But there often tends to be a focus on national and broader news topics; it’s harder to find on-demand quality audio journalism at the local level, or about thi...
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How to Install WordPress in a Subdirectory (Step by Step)

Do you want to install WordPress in a subdirectory? Installing WordPress in a subdirectory allows you to run multiple WordPress instances under the same domain or even a subdomain name. In this article, we will show you how to install WordPress in a subdirectory without… Read More »
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WordPress 5.5.1 Maintenance Release

WordPress 5.5.1 is now available! This maintenance release features 34 bug fixes, 5 enhancements, and 5 bug fixes for the block editor. These bugs affect WordPress version 5.5, so you’ll want to upgrade. You can download WordPress 5.5.1 directly, or visit the Dashboard → Updates screen and click Update Now. If your sites support automatic background updates, they’ve already started the update process. […]
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Restrict Content Pro is Joining the iThemes Family!

Today, I am extremely excited to share that iThemes has acquired Restrict Content Pro, the best membership plugin for WordPress sites.  Having built and maintained a membership site for the last 10+ years at iThemes.com, we know the power of membership sites and the opportunity to create a thriving community. Now we’re excited to bring […]
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How to Delete All Pending Comments in WordPress

Do you have a lot of pending comments in WordPress that you want to delete? This can easily happen if you get a lot of spam comments. Normally, deleting comments in WordPress is easy, but it gets trickier when there is a large number of… Read More »
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The Month in WordPress: August 2020

August was special for WordPress lovers, as one of the most anticipated releases, WordPress 5.5, was launched. The month also saw several updates from various contributor teams, including the soft-launch of the Learn WordPress project and updates to Gutenberg. Read on to find out about the latest updates from the WordPress world. WordPress 5.5 Launch […]
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Stadia Savepoint: August updates

It’s the end of August, and that means it's time for another update in our Stadia Savepoint series, detailing the additions we’ve made to the Stadia platform this month.In August, players experienced the best of professional golf in PGA Tour 2K21, batt...
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iThemes Security Pro Feature Spotlight – reCAPTCHA

In the Feature Spotlight posts, we highlight a feature in iThemes Security Pro and share a bit about why we developed the feature, who the feature is for, and how to use the feature. Today we are going to cover reCAPTCHA, a powerful tool that will help you win your website’s battle against bad bots. What […]
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Coming Soon vs Maintenance Mode: What’s the Difference (Explained)

Recently, a reader asked us if there is a difference between coming soon mode and maintenance mode? The answer is: Yes. They are both used for different purposes and search engines treat coming soon mode differently from maintenance mode. In this article, we’ll explain the… Read More »
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GitHub Action Hero: Eddie Jaoude

GitHub Actions gives you the power to automate your workflow. Connect with the tools you know and love. Have more freedom to innovate and be creative. Deploy to any cloud, build containers, automate messages, and
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7 Tips to Secure WordPress Users in 2020

The best way to secure your WordPress users in 2020 is by using a strong password and two-factor authentication. That seems pretty straightforward, right? The reality is that WordPress user security is a bit more nuanced. Whenever we talk about user security, we often hear questions like, should every WordPress user have the same security […]
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5 Best WordPress Request a Quote Plugins (Instant Quotes)

Are you looking for the best request a quote plugin for your WordPress website or WooCommerce store? Some businesses may not be able to list prices on their website. A request a quote form allows your customers to ask for the quote by providing the… Read More »
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How to Start a YouTube Channel for Your Business


Every day, YouTube users watch over a billion (yes, with a B) hours of YouTube videos and yet only 9% of small businesses have started their own channels. As YouTube usage continues to soar, the opportunity is just getting bigger for businesses ready ...
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Get a Snapshot of your day with Google Assistant

Two years ago, we introduced Google Assistant Snapshot, a new way to stay on top of your day with Google Assistant. Now, we're adding a few updates to make Snapshot more helpful, and proactive, in keeping you ahead of your upcoming tasks while also pro...
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BackupBuddy University: Stash Live

In this edition of BackupBuddy University, we cover Stash Live, BackupBuddy’s automatic, cloud-based WordPress backup feature. Stash Live is included for free for all BackupBuddy customers, with 1GB+ of free BackupBuddy Stash storage space. What is Stash Live? Stash Live is the automatic backup service that works with the BackupBuddy plugin. Stash Live continually watches […]
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