Flickr relaunches Code on WordPress.com VIP

Flickr relaunched their developer blog, Code.Flickr.com on WordPress.com VIP! If you didn’t know, the Flickr blog is also running on WordPress and WordPress.com VIP Hosting!   [Visit Code.Flickr.com and Blog.Flickr.com] Ready to become a VIP Services Client? Some of the world’s biggest brands rely on WordPress.com VIP Services.

Ad Code Manager v0.2.2: Bulk Delete and Google AdSense Provider

Ad Code Manager is a plugin designed to help you deal with ad codes, those short snippets of Javascript used to display advertisements on your website. Yesterday, Rinat Khaziev of Doejo, Jeremy Felt of 10up, and I released version 0.2.2. This release incorporates the following: New Google Ad Sense provider courtesy of Erick Hitter from Oomph Bulk delete action […]

Open-sourcing the Code Comments Trac plugin

At Automattic we love open-source software and try to make more of it. That’s why today we are open-sourcing the Code Comments Trac plugin. We developed it to help us do better and quicker code reviews. Every month the VIP Services team reviews tens of WordPress themes and plugins making sure the code is secure, […]

August VIP Roundup

August in enterprise WordPress saw the debut of WordCamp for Publishers, updated functionality from Facebook, Getty Images, Chartbeat and Ooyala, progress on the Gutenberg project, and a number of publications returning to WordPress from Medium including VIP/Alley Interactive client ThinkProgress. Read on for all of the details and our monthly launch spotlight – us! News […]

July VIP Roundup

Highlights from July in enterprise WordPress included our new GitHub Pull Request workflow, Gutenberg version 0.6.0, the upcoming WordCamp for Publishers event, 10up’s acquisition of Lift UX, and Brightcove Player version 6. News and Releases Updates from around VIP, our clients, and our agency and technical partners. As part of our ongoing refinement of the […]

June VIP Roundup

We’re back with the past month’s highlights from across the enterprise WordPress ecosystem and the media and marketing landscape. News and releases Updates from around VIP, our clients, and our agency and technical partners. Parse.ly updated their API, enabling new metrics, better searches, and more flexible time ranges. The write-up also includes some short demonstrations […]

Custom Tools for the Largest UK Newspaper: The Sun and Human Made

Powerful and intuitive, the WordPress editorial and content management interface is also extremely flexible. It has been customized to match varied and sophisticated workflows for enterprise media and marketing teams all over the world. Last month at the Big WP Meetup in London, John Blackbourn (@johnbillion) of VIP agency partner Human Made presented highlights of […]

May VIP Roundup

With May drawing to a close, we’re several weeks out from seeing many of you at VIP Workshop, and WordCamp Europe is just days away. See below for the past month’s highlights from across the enterprise WordPress ecosystem and the media and marketing landscape. We’ve added a signup form below the post to get these […]

April VIP Roundup

Welcome to the first edition of VIP Roundup, your monthly review of news and perspectives from across the enterprise WordPress ecosystem, and the digital media and marketing landscape. This is brand new, and we want to serve your interests, so please send us feedback anytime to steer it towards what would be most useful for […]

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