WordPress news: April 28 to May 4, 2013
WordPress has become a tool used by millions of designers for much more than creating blogs. Each week we take a look at what’s new with WordPress.
An excellent tool for WordPress developers, it allows you to provide auto-updates for your self-hosted themes and plugins and costs $45.
A slideshow administration plugin that lets you chose between four jQuery slideshow plugins. Get it on WordPress.org.
A WordPress theme to create crowd-funding sites. $45 on ThemeForest.
Ghost has been funded
Not exactly WordPress related, but blog software Ghost has been funded on Kickstarter. Ghost promises to become a very beautiful blog system that might encourage WordPress to evolve and improve its interface.
WordPress 3.6 beta 2
The latest beta version of WordPress 3.6 is out, as usual not recommended on production websites.
Tutorials & Snippets
How to Split Large XML Files in WordPress
I had this problem recently. What to do when the file you exported from one WordPress install is too big to be imported in another WordPress site? Just follow this tutorial.
A guide to Creating Your Own WordPress Editor Buttons
An interesting way to customize the WordPress editor and add some functionalities for writers. Via WPtuts+.