Quicklink – Speed up your WordPress

Navigating a slow page is horrible. Even the best optimised sites need a few hundred milliseconds to serve the next page. But what if you could dramatically speed up navigation speed without tinkering with your server? Quicklink does that for you, for free!

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Beergarden Finder Munich – WordPress as Headless CMS

Using WordPress as a headless CMS must sound like blasphemy for many developers and users, that reduce WordPress to just a blogging software. But with the advent of the REST API in 2015 we wanted to try using WordPress as the backend for our own mobile app: Beergarden Finder Munich.

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Structured data and Gutenberg

The new „Gutenberg“ editor is supposed to be the future of WordPress. The project aims to completely revamp the editing UI and leaves behind many old paradigms. But many of those are well established, loved and needed for future developments. So I’m asking myself: What about structured data?

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Designing for usability in the WordPress Customizer

We have mixed feelings about the WordPress Customizer in the office. The intention to provide a common customization workflow for themes is nice, but the lack of attention for the customizer over the years has generated a lot of bad usability. So how do we design for usability in the WordPress customizer?

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Why we use WordPress as our primary CMS

We use WordPress every day as the Content Management System of our choice. And the variety of use cases is huge! From a little blog, over a backend for a mobile app, to a huge editorial system. We trust WordPress as the tool for most of our needs. But why? What makes WordPress so versatile and reliable?

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