From wordpress.org: We launched WordPress on 27th May 2003, but that wasn’t inception. Go back far enough, and you can read a post by Michel Valdrighi who, frustrated by the self-hosted blogging platforms available, decided to write his own software; “b2, a PHP+MySQL alternative to Blogger and GreyMatter.” b2 was easy to install, easy to configure, and easy for developers to extend. Of all the blogging platforms out there, b2 was the right one for me: I could write my content and get it on the web quickly and painlessly.
Ten Good Years
- WordCamp Manila 2017 — WordCamp Manila 2017 – Manila WordPress Meetup (Manila) | Meetuphttps://www.meetup.com/Manila-WordPress-Meetup/events/243149401/?_cookie-check=wV7NWwLefqeoGiQOTickets are NOW ON SALE and are selling fast! Get your tickets here: https://2017.manila.wordcamp.org/ WordCamp Manila is a community-organised WordPress gathering that brings together bloggers, web developers, designers, artists, small business owners, entrepreneurs, educators and new WP users from the Philippines as well as WP enthusiast [...]
- We are all developing a healthier rel... — Adobe Reveals the Secrets of Email | Webdesigner Depothttps://www.webdesignerdepot.com/2017/08/adobe-reveals-the-secrets-of-email/Adobe shared the results of its 3rd annual consumer email survey today, and while some of the findings are extremely predictable—nobody likes spam—others are downright shocking: for example, business email is 36 times more popular than social message services like Slack. Yeah, let that one sink in… [...]
- Angel’s Pizza! The Pizza from H... — After seeing this photo proudly posted on Angel’s Pizza’s web site, I am no longer surprised that their product and service is aligned with murderous criminality – the worst our country has ever seen in this modern age of lightning fast, fake news. Having been convinced (Gullible? Generous?) to avail of “promo coupons” that would [...]
- An open-source image to PDF converter... — Alchemy | Open Source Image-to-PDF Converterhttp://dawnlabs.io/alchemy/An open-source image to PDF converter built with web technology Image conversion and merging made easy. Simply drag and drop your image files to seamlessly convert them into a variety of formats, or merge them into a PDF or gif. Works with (almost) every image format. All from the convenience [...]
- The New Chrome and Safari Will Reshap... — https://www.wired.com/2017/06/new-chrome-safari-will-reshape-web/?mbid=nl_6717_p4&CNDID=49046367Apple and Google are cracking down on obnoxious online ads. And they just might change the way the web works in the process. Google only plans to block ads on pages that feature types of ads identified by an ad-industry trade group as the most annoying. Google may be hoping that stripping out the worst [...]