Category: News & Events

Do You Wonder If the New WordPress Editor Will Break Your Website? The Answer is….Maybe

WordPress is pushing out a new code version next week and soon you’ll be invited via the admin area to try out the new editor coming in release 5.0—but before you click that button be sure to read this very informative article by Joe Casabona about the potential problems you may face and how to overcome them. read more

Valet Has Survival Advice for WordPress Users Concerned They’ll Be Hurt by Upcoming CMS Editor Changes

WordPress – a website-and-blog publishing system used by millions – will soon roll out a radical revamp of its content-management editor. The changes are expected to be so extensive that most current WordPress users will likely struggle to adapt, so WordPress website management services agency Valet is offering a free, downloadable eBook to help them read more

Google introduces new Search Console

A new Google Search Console. Over the last few months, Google has been sending out invitations to their BETA version of the new Google Search Console to select users. If you are not among that BETA group, that’s ok. They will be opening up the experience to all the users of the current Search Console read more

WordPress Maintenance Release 4.9.4: Severe Bug Fix

On February 6, 2018 WordPress.org released version 4.9.4 of the WordPress software. This comes quickly on the heels of the Feb 5 release of version 4.9.3. The February 5 release contained a major bug found immediately after it was pushed live. The latest version, 4.9.4. will need to be manually updated in the dashboard. It will encounter read more

WordPress is ending support for Internet Explorer, should you worry?

What is happening? WordPress has announced that it’s “officially ending support for Internet Explorer versions 8, 9, and 10, starting with WordPress 4.8.” Microsoft officially discontinued supporting these browsers themselves in January 2016. Matt Mullenwig states in his announcement: “I realize that folks still running these browsers are probably stuck with them because of something out read more

WordPress and Drupal: Why We Went to DrupalCon

If you’re following us on Twitter(🐦thewpvalet), you know that last month, we attended DrupalCon 2016 in sweet New Orleans, LA. For five wonderful days, Mason and Kim got together with great people to learn about the Drupal content management system.

WordCamp Jacksonville: Why We Attend (& Love) WordCamps

Last weekend our team ventured to north Florida for WordCamp Jacksonville. What are WordCamps? They’re conferences based on WordPress, giving people who work with (or around) WordPress a terrific opportunity to get out, talk to people and learn.