Link Category: Tools
Standup tool that works like Snapchat stories for remote teams
Do your standup whenever suits you, on video.
Generate Customizable PDFs from Your Posts with WordPress PDF Templates
I have a client who needs to be able to create PDFs of his WordPress posts, including for custom post types that he specifies. I tried a few solutions, and WordPress PDF Templates is definitely the best I’ve found.
Open source illustrations for your projects
Discord: Heavily Branded But Cool Slack Alternative
There’s a good chance you know about Discord already. Especially if you’re one of the many n00bs I had to pwn in my long climb to Gold elo in League of Legends. (Hints: one-trick Xin Zhao, learn to farm the jungle efficiently, countergank top level 3.)
WordPress Time Machine
This Sunday is when we’re “officially” celebrating that WordPress is 15. (I’m going to a party in Denver, with Matt Mullenweg in attendance.) That’s because it was 15 years ago to the day that the first code was pushed to the fork of b2/cafelog that WordPress is today.
WPShout Facebook Group
We’ve made a Facebook group. We’re not completely sure how it’ll work, and what’s allowed, but we’re really interested in seeing what more we can do with more frequent communication in a space that a whole bunch of people are already hanging out. So check it out and play along with us.
Simple Lightbox: A Better Image Viewing Experience in WordPress
I installed Simple Lightbox on WPShout a few weeks ago, and it’s something I wish I’d done long before.
Wallace Inline: Inline Text and Image Editing for Beaver Builder
Wallace Inline is a new premium extension for Beaver Builder that caught my eye while I was browsing around today. It makes text and image editing very quick and intuitive on a website front-end: rather than coming up inside Beaver Builder’s text editor, text is simply editable inline—hence the name—so you simply start typing, and your text content changes. (If the difference between “front-end” and “inline” confuses you as much as it did me, there’s a good Live Demo feature on their sales page that lets you try the extension for yourself.)
Fix Mixed Content Warnings and Blocked Content with HTTP/HTTPS Remover
WP-CLI Tips by John Blackbourn
If you don’t recognize the name “John Blackbourn” or @johnbillion you may recognize some of the things he’s done: