Google Releases AI Overviews (SGE): 7 Tips for WordPress Users

Have you heard about the impact that Google AI overviews will have on search engine results and website rankings? This Google search feature, formerly known as SGE (Search Generative Experience), uses artificial intelligence to generate a summary to answer a user’s query. The summary is displayed at the top of the results page so users… Continue reading Google Releases AI Overviews (SGE): 7 Tips for WordPress Users

Community Roundup Week Ending May 17

WordCamp Europe WordCamp Europe is fast approaching. I’ve see Twitter/X handles start to include the conference hashtag, and people posting in different social and Slack channels asking who will be attending. The side event invites have started to go out. Plans are being set in place. I’ll be there with StellarWP as a sponsor, and… Continue reading Community Roundup Week Ending May 17

Member Spotlight: Sandra Kurze

With almost 10 years of management experience in various industries – from renewable energy to tourism and now WordPress – Sandra has extensive knowledge in product sales and marketing. She studied business administration and worked for several PR agencies before joining a Munich-based solar energy startup. There she was responsible for marketing and customer service.… Continue reading Member Spotlight: Sandra Kurze

How to Add an Admin User in WordPress Using FTP (Easy Tutorial)

Do you need to add an admin user in WordPress but don’t have access to the dashboard? At WPBeginner, we often help users who get locked out of their WordPress admin area and need to find a way back in. One easy fix is to add an admin user using FTP (File Transfer Protocol). In… Continue reading How to Add an Admin User in WordPress Using FTP (Easy Tutorial)

11 Best WordPress Paywall Plugins (Free and Paid Options)

At WPBeginner, we’ve had a lot of experience working with different website monetization tools, including paywall plugins, membership software, and more. We’ve tested everything from simple plugins to complex solutions, learning that there’s no one-size-fits-all answer when it comes to paywalls. The right paywall plugin can help you monetize your content effectively by controlling who… Continue reading 11 Best WordPress Paywall Plugins (Free and Paid Options)

17 Best Gutenberg Blocks Plugins for WordPress (Super Useful)

We’ve been working with the Gutenberg block editor for a long time across multiple websites, so we know that it can feel restrictive by default. WordPress offers a set of essential content blocks like Paragraph, Image, Button, List, and more. However, you can extend these options using plugins that add more blocks to the editor.… Continue reading 17 Best Gutenberg Blocks Plugins for WordPress (Super Useful)

Business Roundup Week Ending May 17

Chat GPT-4o is Out… and It’s Amazing OpenAI has released the latest version of ChatGPT that can converse using speech in real-time, understand visual inputs, and detect emotions. The new release is called GPT-4o (that’s the letter “o” which stands for “omni”) and is significantly faster than GPT-4. The demo showed natural dialogue, emotional awareness,… Continue reading Business Roundup Week Ending May 17

How to Remove a Block in WordPress (4 Easy Methods)

Are you looking to remove blocks in WordPress? Removing, hiding, or deleting unnecessary blocks that are part of the content editor can clean up your block menu. It also helps you be more focused by making it easier to find the specific blocks you need quickly. In this article, we will show you step-by-step instructions… Continue reading How to Remove a Block in WordPress (4 Easy Methods)

📈 Project Health Dashboards📅 WordPress 6.6 Release Squad Ready 🌟 Recognizing Contributions and Acknowledging Challenges 💰 Community Support Financial Health Update

This Week at WordPress.org (May 13, 2024) News WP Briefing: Episode 79: Why Start a WordPress Media Corps (and Why Now?) Apply for the Kim Parsell Memorial Scholarship for WordCamp US 2024 jQuery 4 Update Test Accessibility Accessibility Team Meeting Agenda: May 17, 2024 Community Contributor Working Group Chat Agenda | May 23rd 07:00 UTC… Continue reading 📈 Project Health Dashboards📅 WordPress 6.6 Release Squad Ready 🌟 Recognizing Contributions and Acknowledging Challenges 💰 Community Support Financial Health Update

How to Fix 503 Service Unavailable Error in WordPress

Are you seeing a 503 service unavailable error on your WordPress website? The problem with the 503 error is that it gives you no clues about what’s causing it, which makes it extremely frustrating for beginners. In this article, we will show you how to fix the 503 service unavailable error in WordPress. What Is… Continue reading How to Fix 503 Service Unavailable Error in WordPress