WordPress contributor teams have shipped several new tools for theme developers in the past couple weeks, which have the potential to raise the quality of new themes coming into the ecosystem. The Theme Sniffer plugin is a new effort from the Theme Review team that uses custom sniffs for PHP_CodeSniffer (more…)Read More
At WordCamp Nordic’s contributor day I had the opportunity to chat with Andrey “Rarst” Savchenko about WordPress’ Date/Time component, the code that manages date, time, and timezone functionality. Savchenko is one of the maintainers of this lesser-known component, which includes code that dates back to PHP 4 times. After volunteering (more…)
Google’s John Mueller cautions ecommerce site owners about adding unnecessary text to category pages.The post Google: Don’t Blindly Stuff Text into Ecommerce Category Pages by @MattGSouthern appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
Google+ will be shut down in a matter of weeks, but its archive of public posts may live on indefinitely.The post Google+ Public Posts to be Preserved by the Internet Archive’s Wayback Machine by @MattGSouthern appeared first on Search Engine Jou…
Google published a new research paper on an important update to how web pages are ranked.The post New Google Algorithm May Update Page Ranking by @martinibuster appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
Google’s John Mueller recently provided some guidance with regards to invalid URLs on a website.The post Google: Invalid URLs Should Return 404s, not 5XX Server Errors by @MattGSouthern appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
Twitter is working on a feature that will allow users to follow specific threads with a ‘subscribe to conversation’ button.The post Twitter to Introduce a ‘Subscribe to Conversation’ Feature by @MattGSouthern appeared first on Search Engine…
Google My Business has updated its guidelines with new rules and regulations for seasonal businesses.The post Google My Business Adds New Seasonal Business Guidelines by @MattGSouthern appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
New data offers explanation why March 2019 Core Update feels like a rollback.The post Data Confirms Why March 2019 Update Feels Like a Rollback by @martinibuster appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
Google Ads has a new “recommended columns” feature, which will highlight columns of data that are worth paying attention to.The post Google Ads Will Recommend Which Columns to Add to Reports by @MattGSouthern appeared first on Search Engine Journal.