lock-770x500 Gutenberg 11.6 Introduces New API for Locking Blocks design tips

Gutenberg 11.6 Introduces New API for Locking Blocks

Gutenberg 11.6 was released this week with a new API for managing lock control at the block-type level. When defining a block, developers can now use the lock attribute to designate whether a block can be moved or removed. The PR introduces parts of the locking support mechanisms proposed by Matias Ventura in a separate…

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filmstock-logo Filmstock: A One-Stop Shop for Royalty-Free Video & Media design tips

Filmstock: A One-Stop Shop for Royalty-Free Video & Media

Being able to access a library where you can download all kinds of media assets in one convenient place is a surefire way to supercharge your workflow. If you’re looking for such a resource to improve your productivity on a budget, Filmstock can be just what you need. Filmstock features a massive library full of…

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Design Trend: Voice UX – Are You Designing for It?

Voice interfaces and user experiences are a trending topic in the world of website design because user behavior is demanding it. Just think of how often you ask Alexa, Google, or Siri for help on any given day. Think about the push for more accessibly designed websites that work more effectively with devices such as…

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Behind the Scenes: The Tech Stack of the WordPress.com Growth Summit

Behind the Scenes: The Tech Stack of the WordPress.com Growth Summit If you enjoy building sites with WordPress, tinkering around with design and functionality, check out a behind-the-scenes look at how we built our Growth Summit site! Recently, we hosted our second annual WordPress.com Growth Summit and welcomed over 1,300 attendees at the event. The summit…

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wp-laptop-770x500 The Next Web Publishes Storyblok-Sponsored Hit Piece on WordPress design tips

The Next Web Publishes Storyblok-Sponsored Hit Piece on WordPress

Last week, under its news section, The Next Web published what could only be described as a hit piece: Developers hate WordPress — and so should marketers. The claim was that, despite its current 40% market share, folks should start looking at alternatives for a better experience. The first developer interviewed for this piece was…

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photo-collage-templates 20+ Best Photo Collage Templates for Photoshop design tips

20+ Best Photo Collage Templates for Photoshop

Photo collages are a great form of commemorating memories from the past. They also make for thoughtful gifts. Whether it’s to celebrate friendship, a special anniversary, or even a holiday vacation, photo collages allow you to capture many memories in one place to show how much you cherish each moment. Creating a beautiful photo collage,…

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Screen-Shot-2021-10-05-at-9.28.26-PM-752x423-1 WordCamp US 2021 Summary design tips

WordCamp US 2021 Summary

Some highlights and an overview of WCUS 2021, from Courtney Robertson. After deciding not to hold the event in 2020, WordCamp US 2021 returned for a single day on October 1st. The entire event was planned in eight weeks — which was not widely known until mentioned by lead organizer Jen Swifter during closing remarks.…

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image-770x500 The Month in WordPress: September 2021 WPDev News

The Month in WordPress: September 2021

There’s a lot of tolerance in open source software for shipping slightly imperfect work. And that’s good. When we ship software that’s a little bit imperfect, it makes it clear how everyone can participate, how everyone could participate, if they could find this WordPress community that supports the CMS. That was Josepha Haden on the…

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