Thinking of Quitting Blogging? What Dooce Did Next

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WordPattern – Thinking of Quitting Blogging? What Dooce Did Next. When Heather Armstrong from Dooce decided to wind back blogging after 14 years, it became headline news – New York Magazine even ran a piece called “Dooce Talks Life After Mommyblogging“, ...

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Reading Roundup: What’s New in Blogging Lately

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WordPattern – Reading Roundup: What’s New in Blogging Lately. How did you all go with the 31 Days to Build a Better Blog podcast? Got a to-do list a mile long now?! I also hope you liked the stories of ...

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WP REST API Stalled

WordPattern – WP REST API Stalled. A two-hour WP REST API team meeting on Slack ended yesterday with the devs at a standstill and the API delayed. The group had gathered to discuss the existing post, term, user, and comment endpoints. The team ...

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ProBlogger Podcast: Two Questions to Ask to Help You Find Readers for Your Blog

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WordPattern – ProBlogger Podcast: Two Questions to Ask to Help You Find Readers for Your Blog. In today’s episode of the ProBlogger podcast, I want to dial back to the basics before we get into more strategic reader-finding missions in ...

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Help Grow A WordPress Presence In Karachi, Pakistan

WordPattern – Help Grow A WordPress Presence In Karachi, Pakistan. WordPress takes up more than 25% of the Internet. This stat is a good representation of how the community of WordPress helped it grow bigger. Pakistan has been a bit ...

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4 Ways Pinterest Can Help Drive Traffic To Your Blog

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WordPattern – 4 Ways Pinterest Can Help Drive Traffic To Your Blog. This is a guest contribution from Marie-Eve Vallieres. Nobody puts Pinterest in a corner. With 73 million users (85% of which are females), an expanding presence outside the United ...

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ProBlogger Podcast: Two Types of Content to Help You Find Readers for Your Blog

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WordPattern – ProBlogger Podcast: Two Types of Content to Help You Find Readers for Your Blog. Today’s episode of the ProBlogger Podcast is part two of a mini Finding Readers series (you can find out more about part one here in ...

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Crowdsourcing Project Seeks Stats On The REST API In Production

WordPattern – Crowdsourcing Project Seeks Stats On The REST API In Production. Human Made co-founder Joe Hoyle is crowdsourcing stats on the REST API in an effort to bring more awareness and to better understand the different developers and sites ...

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Free WordPress Themes: January 2016 Edition

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WordPattern – Free WordPress Themes: January 2016 Edition. The first month of 2016 saw the release of many new amazing WordPress themes. However, this month, the majority of the free WordPress themes were blogging-centric, although some offered eCommerce functionality as ...

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2 Incredibly Innovative Ways to Draft a Spectacular Blog Post

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WordPattern – 2 Incredibly Innovative Ways to Draft a Spectacular Blog Post. This is a guest contribution from Lorraine Reguly. “Damn. It’s not perfect, but it’ll have to do.” “Shit. I wanted it to be better than that.” Have you ever ...

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