What happened to Custom Metaboxes and Fields for WordPress? Is this an actual plugin? Do I need to use CMB2 instead? These are a few of the types of questions I get asked when talking about CMB2. I agree–it IS confusing! With this post, I’m hoping to shed some light...Continue Reading CMB2 WordPress Plugin: What is it good for? Absolutely everything!
WordPress recently released version 3.0 with a variety of new features and updates such as a new default theme called Twenty Ten, a merge of MU and WordPress, a new lighter interface and 1,217 bug fixes and feature enhancements. To view a complete list click here. Have you updated your...Continue Reading Have you updated to 3.0?
WordPress has released version 2.6.5 for standard WordPress and WordPress MU. This new update fixes one security vulnerability and multiple bugs. The security issue is an XSS exploit that only affects IP-based virtual servers running on Apache 2.x, which excludes all WebDevStudios.com servers. As you may have noticed WordPress skipped...Continue Reading WordPress and WordPress MU version 2.6.5 released
WordPress just released version 2.6.3 of their open source website framework. WordPress version 2.6.3 fixes a vulnerability in the Snoopy library. The Snoopy library is used to fetch RSS feeds that are displayed on the WordPress dashboard. WordPress does state this is a low risk vulnerability, but it is always...Continue Reading WordPress 2.6.3 Upgrade Released
Drupal, the popular open-source CMS, released version 5.11 and 6.5 core update. This release does patch critical security vulnerabilities exposed in older versions and is a recommended upgrade. Drupal is a powerful open source content management system and an excellent choice for E-Commerce Stores, Corporate and Intranet Websites, and Community...Continue Reading Drupal version 5.11 and 6.5 Final Released
WordPress MU, the multi-blog version of WordPress, released version 2.6.2 today. There are no major security vulnerabilities exposed in this release, but it does contain a number of important bug fixes which can be tracked on the WordPress MU development timeline. WordPress MU is a powerful blogging platform with the...Continue Reading WordPress MU 2.6.2 Final Released
WordPress has announced the final release of WordPress 2.6.2. WordPress 2.6.2 fixes issues with SQL Column Truncation and the weakness of mt_rand(). This new version also contains a number of bug fixes to the WordPress core. If you allow open registration on your site, you should definitely upgrade. Once WordPress...Continue Reading WordPress 2.6.2 Final Released
WordPress just announced the final release of WordPress 2.6.1, exactly 4 days after Beta 2 was announced. WordPress 2.6.1 offers several improvements for international users and over 60 bug fixes to the WordPress core. We are making plans to install the new release in our testing environment to verify there...Continue Reading WordPress 2.6.1 Final Released