March Newsletter Volume v02/23

We bring you the most exciting news this week of March. WordCamps,summits and other conferences are back also Automattic makes a core update.

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WordPress News:

  • Brand New Release: Gravity Forms 2.7.3 With a number of additions and fixes including CSS API global custom properties & specifying of the various max border-radius sizes.
  • ACF v6.1.0-beta1 is now available with all new custom post type and taxonomy registration. ACF announce the first beta release of ACF PRO 6.1.
  • According to Sarah Gooding at WP Tavern, the investment will be used to accelerate the growth of Equalize Digital’s Accessibility Checker plugin, a tool for auditing websites for WCAG, ADA, and Section 508 accessibility errors.
  • WordPress Co-founder Matt Mullenweg Shares the Future of the Open Web at WP Engine’s DE{CODE} Developer Conference.
  • WP Engine founder and Chief Innovation Officer,Jason Cohen tweeted,”Getting excited for @wpengine’s DECODE 2023, more 1000s of registrations than ever before and a great lineup of talks on modern topics in WordPress development. Register for free! Videos available after as well.”
  • WPCampus Announces New Board of Directors is David Dashifen Kees,a software developer working with Georgetown University’s web services team.
  • Thijs de Valk is stepping down as CEO of Yoast.
  •  EDD announce the latest version of Easy Digital Downloads: EDD v3.1.1! This massive update introduces a ton of impressive new features.
  • Breakdance 1.3 Alpha 1 Is Now Available. Breakdance 1.3 is a huge release that includes many highly requested features, as well as a large number of polishing items, tweaks, and small enhancements.
  • David Vongries Founder of PortraitMode & creator of Page Builder Framework shared about the Ultimate Dashboard plugin reaching impressive 50k+ active installs.
  • The WP Hive Chrome Extension from WeDevs has achieved the 10000+ active users milestone.

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