WordPress Weekly News and Tips: June 9th – 15th

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Welcome to the second post of WordPress News Weekly. In these weekly posts, we gather news articles from WordPress-related resources so that you can keep up-to-date on all of the news. If you have anything else to add, please leave a comment below. Enjoy!

Clef Partners With Softaculous to Provide 2-Step Authentication For Automated WordPress Installs


URL: http://wptavern.com/clef-partners-with-softaculous-to-provide-2-step-authentication-for-automated-wordpress-installs

Clef, the 2-Step Authorization service, has partnered up with Softaculous which will enable website hosting services to automically add the Clef service to websites using WordPress. This is great news as this boosts the level of security for WordPress.

15 BuddyPress Themes For WordPress 2014

Author: Visnu Shupreet


Visnu writes about the latest themes designed specifically for BuddyPress, a social networking plugin made for WordPress.

Introducing MiwoShop: The leading eCommerce app for WordPress!

Author: Denis Dulici


Denis Dulici releases his plugin and showcases some of the strengths of his plugin.

PressWork to Relaunch Under New Ownership

AuthorSarah Gooding


PressWork, well known for their HTML5 framework released in 2011, has just relaunched under Emil Uzelac. Uzelac works on the WordPress.org Theme Review Team.

The Secret to Creating Great Looking WordPress Content



Chris Knowles shares some of his tips and secrets about how you can improve the user experience using grids.

Editor: A Beautiful Free WordPress Theme for Writers


URL: http://wptavern.com/editor-a-beautiful-free-wordpress-theme-for-writers

Editor is a brand new theme that makes it simple to write with a nice, minimalist UI. Sarah Gooding takes a good look at the theme and it’s features.

Michael Oeser of DER PRiNZ Acquires WordPress Theme Company ThemeShift


URL: http://wptavern.com/michael-oeser-of-der-prinz-acquires-wordpress-theme-company-themeshift

In another transfer of leadership, ThemeShift, once owned by Simon Rimkus, is now under Michael Oeser’s care. Rimkus stated that the lack of time to develop has led him to the decision to sell the company to Oeser.

Genesis Design Palette Pro Plugin – Get Your Customizing On

Author: Bob Dunn


Bob Dunn writes about a new plugin called Genesis Design Palette Pro for the Genesis framework. The plugin includes a preview mode and has many customizable features.

How to Move WordPress Comments from One Post to Another



There may be a reason or two that you would want to move your comments from one post to another. In this post, Joe Foley takes a look at the Tako Movable Comments which is built for that task in mind

New Plugin Adds Subtitles to WordPress Posts, Pages and Custom Post Types



Sarah Gooding takes a look at Subtitles, a new plugin authored by  Philip Arthur Moore. The plugin is free and allows you to add subtitles to posts, pages and custom post types without any hacks.