Editing Thumbnails in WordPress with the Post Thumbnail Editor Plugin

When adding a thumbnail to a post in WordPress, there is often a situation where the image is not cropped the way we want. The free Post Thumbnail Editor plugin can fix this problem. Many WordPress themes use thumbnails to grab the reader’s attention, with most of them setting automatic image cropping so that all… Continue reading Editing Thumbnails in WordPress with the Post Thumbnail Editor Plugin

Download Official Twitter Plugin for WordPress

Twitter has announced its first official WordPress plugin, which is available for free from the WordPress.org directory. The first version of the Twitter plugin allows WordPress users to add markup for Twitter cards, share and follow buttons from Twitter, embed posts and videos from the Twitter network, and use Twitter analytics. In the future, this… Continue reading Download Official Twitter Plugin for WordPress

Critical Vulnerability in WordPress SEO Plugin by Yoast

A critical vulnerability has been found in the popular WordPress SEO plugin by Yoast, allowing users with author, editor, or administrator rights to perform SQL injection on a WordPress site. After discovering a vulnerability in the plugin yesterday afternoon, the WPScan Team immediately contacted the author/developer. An update to the plugin was released the very… Continue reading Critical Vulnerability in WordPress SEO Plugin by Yoast

Critical vulnerability in User Role Editor plugin

The popular User Role Editor plugin allows WordPress site owners to manage user roles and privileges. In the new version 4.25, the plugin developer has fixed a critical vulnerability. A vulnerability in User Role Editor versions below 4.61 allows attackers to gain administrator rights. At the same time, the attacker needs to have an account… Continue reading Critical vulnerability in User Role Editor plugin

Critical vulnerability in Jetpack plugin

The development team behind the popular Jetpack plugin has released a new version 10.5 that fixes a vulnerability found in previous versions of the plugin. We recommend that all Jetpack users upgrade immediately. Jetpack is one of the most popular plugins for WordPress. It includes a large number of modules, from creating galleries and posting… Continue reading Critical vulnerability in Jetpack plugin

Official WordPress Discourse Plugin

Discourse is an online discussion platform that at first resembles a typical forum but is interactive, fast, simple, and user-friendly. Discourse is free and open source and is used by several popular sites including SitePoint, Linux Forums, Boing Boing, Let’s Encrypt, and others. The platform developers have been working on a plugin for embedding Discourse… Continue reading Official WordPress Discourse Plugin

Pageviews is a simple view counter for WordPress

If you need to display the number of views of your articles on a WordPress site, then the new Pageviews plugin will do just fine – it’s JavaScript-based, supports all caching plugins, and works efficiently even on high traffic sites. Pageviews are far from the first plugin to count and display article views in WordPress.… Continue reading Pageviews is a simple view counter for WordPress

Mistape is a free editorial error notification plugin

Minor mistakes or misprints are the pain of anyone who, in one way or another, is faced with writing texts. Deco.agency’s Mistape plugin solves this challenge in the most elegant way. For those who are “in the know”, it’s like Orphus, only much better 🙂 Mistape and Orphus: What’s the Difference? Orphus Orphus does not… Continue reading Mistape is a free editorial error notification plugin