Podcasting: Tavern Style

Earlier today, I joined JJJ and Jeff on episode 319 of the WP Tavern’s WordPress Weekly podcast! We chatted about GitHub being acquired by Microsoft (and what that might mean for the future of WordPress using Trac), the state of Gutenberg, WordCamp Europe, as well as getting into a bit of the philosophy that drives […]

Introducing: Linkify for Chrome

In WordPress 4.2, a fun little feature was quietly snuck into Core, I’m always delighted to see people’s reactions when they discover it. Meagan Hanes 🌈 on Twitter “Thank you kind WordPress Devs for introducing the paste-a-link-on-highlighted-text feature. It’s already saved me half an hour this week!” Twitter Morgan Estes on Twitter “I love being able to […]

Curing a Critical Security Bug

A WordCamp US this year, I spoke about the Trojan Emoji security bug, which we fixed in WordPress 4.1.2. In particular, I went through how we came to wrap our head around the bug, and then write a solution that worked for every WordPress site. Gary Pendergast: Curing a Critical Security Bug Earlier this year, we released […]