Jetpack 4.5: Monetize your site, brand new VideoPress, and many new shortcodes and widgets

Jetpack for WordPress

Welcome to Jetpack 4.5, available now for upgrade or installation. We’re starting the year in style with some very exciting additions and improvements that we can’t wait for you to try. This release includes:

  • Jetpack Ads (WordAds)
  • Brand new VideoPress
  • New shortcode support
  • More sidebar widgets
  • An update to our Terms of Service

Jetpack Ads (WordAds)

Jetpack Ads is a new, one-click simple feature designed to help you generate income from your WordPress site. Jetpack Ads is powered by WordAds — the unique ad program from WordPress.com designed exclusively for WordPress sites. Not only do we provide high quality ads, but after working with tens of thousands of users we have determined the best placements to guarantee both the highest revenue and most reliable compatibility across most WordPress themes.

Jetpack Ads Earnings

Jetpack Ads is instantly available to all users who have purchased the Jetpack Premium plan — no approval process required. Once you’ve purchased…

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Un Nobel cuánticamente topológico

Cuentos Cuánticos

Hoy, 4 de octubre de 2016, se ha concedido el premio Nobel de Física por el estudio de las particularidades topológicas de los materiales exóticos a los siguientes:

nobeles

Este es un Nobel de Física que tiene mucho que ver con la Matemática. Así que vamos a explicar un poco de qué va el tema este en cuestión.

Os dejo el vídeo del anuncio del Nobel:

Por cierto, hoy a las 22:30 en sevillawebradio.com estaré en @Los3_Chanchitos hablando sobre este Nobel de Física.

No te olvides de votarlos como mejor podcaster del año para el premio Bitácoras 2016. Son buenos amigos, ya tu sabes 😉

Votar en los Premios Bitacoras.com

Aquí os dejo también la entrada de Francis que es un caramelito para saber bien bien el contexto de todo este lío:

Premio Nobel de Física 2016: Los físicos teóricos Thouless, Haldane y Kosterlitz por los materiales topológicos

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Jetpack 4.3 and 4.3.1: A faster, simpler user interface, powered by React

Jetpack for WordPress

This week we shipped Jetpack 4.3 (and 4.3.1) which includes a total visual redesign of the Jetpack user interface and a front-end built entirely in React—the same JavaScript library which powers WordPress.com and which enables us to provide you with a faster and more modern user experience.

This version has been a year in the making and is based on feedback from more than 8,000 active Jetpack users around the globe so we can’t wait for you to try it out and let us know what you think. Here are the highlights:

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Introducing Components: A Toolbox for WordPress Theme Development

ThemeShaper

We love a good starter theme. Since launching Toolbox and its popular successor, Underscores, we’ve always reached for a starter theme when building our next, awesome WordPress theme to get us off on the right foot. With Underscores, we always say it gives you a 1,000-hour start. We get excited when we see someone fork Underscores and make it their own, so it shouldn’t come as a surprise that we’re obsessed with evolving what we think of as a starter theme.

Continuing that journey, we’re pleased to announce Components. Think of it as a toolbox for taking your themes where you want them to go, faster. Forked from Underscores, Components gives you a solid base to work from – but it also takes the starter theme to the next level, offering a choice between five different theme types. Each one adds the code needed for starting a certain type of theme. You…

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GlotPress 1.0 Beta 1

GlotPress

The first beta of GlotPress as a WordPress plugin is now available! 🍾

GlotPressThe new logo for GlotPress

Since the first meeting the current development team has achieved a lot. 81 Pull Requests were merged with more than 250 commits by 13 contributors! Now we need some help with testing what we have been working on.

This software is still in development. Consider setting up a test site just to play with the new version. Please read also the list of breaking changes.
If you have existing plugins for the standalone version take a look at this guide to convert them to WordPress plugins.

The beta can be downloaded in the plugin directory, just search for “GlotPress” and click the install button.

If you think you’ve found a bug, you can post to the issue tracker on GitHub.

The release of 1.0 is targeted for Januar 18th…

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