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WordPress Economy Drives More Than Half a Trillion in Revenue, New Global Study Shows

WP Engine, the world's most trusted WordPress technology company, announced the results of a new, first-of-its-kind research study examining the combined global economy for WordPress, which was estimated at $596.7 billion in 2020, and is expected to grow to $635.5 billion by the end of 2021. The study examined both the economic value of the WordPress ecosystem and the social impact of this ever-expanding community of open source developers, agencies and users. To put the global WordPress economy in context, if WordPress…

IconicWP Joins The StellarWP Suite Of WordPress Brands

StellarWP, Liquid Web's home for the most trusted commerce and non-profit plugins on WordPress, announced this week that it has attracted IconicWP to join its software portfolio. IconicWP provides plugins that add features and functionality to WooCommerce, the ecommerce platform that powers more than one-quarter of online stores across the web. IconicWP has an impeccable reputation for making quality ecommerce products to boost sales and conversions, and their plugins are trusted by more than 16,000 WooCommerce businesses…

Registration Is Open For WP Engine Summit/2021, WordPress’ Premier Event

Reshma Saujani, Founder and CEO of Girls Who Code, is one of several featured keynote speakers WP Engine, the WordPress technology company, announced registration is open for its signature event, Summit/2021. Now in its sixth year, this premiere global conference for developers and marketers will be a digital event on June 24th, featuring engaging content and dynamic expert speakers with a mix of live-streamed and on-demand content, including online networking opportunities. Keynoting Summit/2021 will be Reshma…

WordPress VIP Brings Digital Transformation to Government Agencies with Newly Approved FedRAMP Certification

With this certification completed in partnership with The Department of Veterans Affairs, government entities can now leverage the content agility of WordPress VIP without compromising security and compliance. Today, WordPress VIP (WPVIP), the leading provider of enterprise WordPress and part of Automattic's suite of innovative brands, has received a FedRAMP "Authority to Operate" (ATO) approval. WordPress VIP is the first and only WordPress enterprise platform to earn this rigorous certification that meets the standards…

Content Management Systems For B2B marketing and Sales Teams

Content plays a crucial role in the success of your business! A successful content marketing operation will require a streamlined Content Management System (CMS), which is easy to install and simple to use. A marketing CMS simplifies the work of content managers in unparalleled ways. With the right CMS at hand,  marketers will only take a while to track their ideas. Marketing Technology News: OneTrust is “Leading the Market Outright” and Ranked #1 in Market Share for Privacy Software A few parameters that you should…

Namecheap Celebrates WordPress 18th Birthday With Free One Year Sponsorship Offer & Sale

Namecheap, the second-largest domain registrar in the world and top technology company for online creators is celebrating WordPress's 18th birthday on May 27th, with hot deals and a free 1 year sponsorship offer. Marketing Technology News: AtScale Delivers “Live” Connection Experience for Microsoft Power BI Calling on all WordPress creators, Namecheap is looking to sponsor the most unique and amazing websites currently using EasyWP managed WordPress hosting. The "Powered by Namecheap" program will provide winners with…

Elementor Raises the Ceiling on Speed and Design With Faster and Lighter Web Pages

The web-building platform's V3.2 release focuses on performance, enabling faster page load and more user control over design Elementor, the leading WordPress website building platform, has announced the release of V3.2 of its free plugin, which includes new features and enhancements to enable even better performance. Website performance and page speed are integral parts of professional web creation, and for creators, designers, marketers and developers, keeping assets lean is critical. Oversized files and unnecessary…

Skystra Cloud, The Premier Web Services Platform For WordPress Hosting, Acquires Tiffin Web Services

Skystra Cloud, is a California based web services company specialized in WordPress hosting services and WooCommerce online business stores. Powered by the world’s premier cloud platform, Skystra customers have access to fast performing hosting for their online presence along with the tools to expand their online reach. Recognized as an industry leader in customer service and forward looking technologies, Skystra announces the acquisition of Toronto-based Tiffin web services. Marketing Technology News: CloudCommerce’s…

WP Engine Launches Atlas, the Future of Headless WordPress

WP Engine, the world’s most trusted WordPress technology company, today announced Atlas, its new headless WordPress product line. WP Engine’s Atlas is the complete headless WordPress platform, enabling exponentially faster dynamic sites with the flexibility and security that comes with headless solutions. Delighting both developers and content publishers, Atlas brings together the customer’s choice of modern development framework with powerful front-end Node.js hosting and headless WordPress all in one complete package,…

Gatsby JS Plugin for WordPress Lets Website Owners Improve Visitor Experiences and Onsite Conversions, Drive More Search Traffic

New plugin maintains WordPress authoring experience while delivering better site performance and security Gatsby, Inc., creators of the GatsbyJS open-source project, announced general availability of the Gatsby Plugin for WordPress. The Plugin is available for download and is fully supported in Gatsby Cloud. Using Gatsby as the frontend and WordPress as the backend CMS, organizations can increase onsite conversions and purchases by securely delivering great visitor experiences. Gatsby as a frontend delivers much better…

WP Engine Appoints Tarsha McCormick Vice President of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, Culture and Engagement

Respected Diversity Leader to Build on WP Engine’s Global DEI Initiatives WP Engine, the WordPress technology company, announced the appointment of Tarsha McCormick as the company’s first Vice President of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, Culture and Engagement. “I am incredibly honored and excited to have Tarsha join our team,” said Heather Brunner, Chairwoman and CEO for WP Engine. “With an extensive background as an HR professional, Tarsha has spent more than 20 years at ThoughtWorks, helping the company…

Shutterstock Announces Integration with WordPress

Shutterstock, Inc., a leading global technology company offering a creative platform for high-quality content, tools, and services, announced a new integration with WordPress, a top publishing software for beautifully designed websites and blogs. The new plugin, which is available in 21 different languages, will give users access to 350+ million high-quality licensed images from within WordPress, and automatically suggest relevant visuals based on an innovative Smart Image Recommendations tool developed by Shutterstock.…

Customers’ Expectations Have Changed. Can Your CMS Keep Up?

Digital-first experiences were steadily becoming the future. But add the global pandemic into the mix and digital-first experiences are the present. Relevant story-telling, agile communication and a standout customer experience is the need of the hour. The new world is customer-centric.  High-performing technology is the foundation on which the entire customer experience is built. You simply cannot create an industry-leading digital organization without the right tech to support business goals. The beginning of the COVID-19…

GoDaddy Acquires SkyVerge to Help Everyday Entrepreneurs Sell Online with WordPress and WooCommerce

GoDaddy Inc, the company that empowers everyday entrepreneurs, announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire SkyVerge, a leading WooCommerce product developer. Financial details of the transaction were not disclosed. GoDaddy is committed to helping entrepreneurs succeed online with high-performance WooCommerce stores that are feature-filled and quick to build. WordPress powers more than a third of websites on the Internet. Seventeen percent of all WordPress sites use WooCommerce, making it one of the…

Brandezk Launches Ecommerce Development on Shopify, Magento, and WordPress

Brandezk, a renowned web design agency, recently announced the introduction of E-commerce development services on its website. The company announced its development services for several platforms, including Shopify, Magento, WordPress, and also announced the development of 100% made-to-order E-commerce stores for clients having custom needs. The company has specialized in providing mobile app development services for years. The recent shift in the company's modus operandi, as stated by the managing director of the company,…

Renowned WordPress Core Contributor Mario Peshev Acquires WP-CRM System to Drive Business Development on World’s Largest Web Platform

CEO of top 20 WordPress consultancy DevriX, Mario Peshev, announced the acquisition of WP-CRM System, strengthening the community’s shift towards making WordPress a full business development solution Mario Peshev, CEO of global WordPress agency DevriX, announced today his acquisition of the popular third-party customer relationship management plugin for WordPress, WP-CRM System. Peshev brings over 20 years of web development and prominence in the WordPress community as a core contributor to grow this freemium solution for…

WP Engine Appoints Jason Teichman As COO

Teichman brings over two decades of experience scaling digital-first businesses, most recently as CEO of Pond5 WP Engine, the WordPress Digital Experience Platform (DXP), today announced it has appointed Jason Teichman as Chief Operating Officer. As COO of WP Engine, Jason will be responsible for overseeing the full customer journey of the business, driving strong operational excellence, global growth and amplifying the company’s customer-inspired culture. WP Engine today announced it has appointed Jason Teichman as…

Elementor Drives the Growth of WordPress as 7% of All WordPress Sites Are Now Built With the Platform

30% of Elementor's new users are new to WordPress as the company passes the 5 million website milestone Elementor, the leading WordPress website builder platform, today announced that 7% of all WordPress websites are built using Elementor. Founded in 2016, Elementor's growth has continued to accelerate. While it took two years to reach its first million websites, this latest one million milestone took just over three months to achieve with over five million websites using its code-free, drag-n-drop platform. Major…

Club Management Leader Troon Launches New Troon.com Website

Troon, the leader in club management, development, and marketing, recently launched a new website that will help the global brand to communicate and market over the next five-plus years, while better connecting members and guests to Troon-affiliated clubs. Troon®, the leader in club management, development, and marketing, recently launched a new website that will help the global brand to communicate and market over the next five-plus years, while better connecting members and guests to Troon-affiliated clubs. The new…

Finding it Extremely Hard to Attract Audience to Your Blogs? Answer, SEO

SEO is Search Engine Optimization. But, in the current pandemic-induced lockdown, we can call SEO as 'Stable Employment Opportunities.' For all Content Marketing teams chasing big-website-numbers month after month, the latter will make sense, isn't it? COVID-19 (SARS-CoV2) is wreaking havoc on Content Marketing. B2B Media Publishers are finding it extremely hard to attract relevant readers to their websites even as Video streaming platforms continue to see a daily rise in their traffic and subscribers. Companies spend…