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  • WordPress, WordCamp, WordCamp Boston, WordCamp Brighton, WPCampus, education

    We’ll be at WPCampus, WCBOS and WCBTN this summer

    10th July at 4:13pm BST

    Find us at WPCampus in Buffalo, WordCamp Boston and WordCamp Brighton this summer. WPCampus First up on our summer schedule is WPCampus during July 14-15, where WordPress meets higher education. Rich Hill, our CEO, is making his way to Buffalo, New York for WPCampus, a two-day event filled with talks, networking, and social events covering […]

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    Congratulations Tess: Cannes Lions scholarship #CampaignforEquality

    19th June at 11:19am BST

    “I’d like to congratulate our very own Tess for winning the Go Daddy Pro Scholarship. The competition was stiff, we are very proud of her. As a reward she’s flying out to Cannes tomorrow, and she only got back from WordCamp Europe in Paris last night! Tess does a wonderful job for us, and I’m […]

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    Thoughts on WordCamp Europe, Paris 2017 by Richard Hill

    19th June at 10:19am BST

    I’ve just returned from WordCamp Europe, and as ever had a wonderful time. I thought I’d take 30 mins out to jot down a few of my thoughts. Community The best thing about WordPress isn’t the software, but the people. The people who make up the community are fantastic: varied, warm, interesting, caring, articulate and […]

    WordPress, WordCamp, WordCamp Boston, WordCamp Brighton, WPCampus, education

    Find us at WCLDN, WCBRS & WCEU

    15th March at 12:47pm BST

    We have an exciting few months of attending WordCamps in the UK and Europe ahead of us, starting with WordCamp London on the weekend of 18-19 March 2017. WordCamps are weekend events where WordPress developers, designers, bloggers, technical specialists and general users can come together to listen to insight and experience from WordPress Gurus. During […]

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    WordPress 4.7.2: How a serious security flaw showed the strength of the community

    15th February at 11:42am BST

    You may have already heard that WordPress recently published a of an additional security fix in WordPress 4.7.2. WordPress recently patched three security flaws before disclosing a bug in the WordPress REST API that created vulnerability for hackers to gain remote privilege to modify sites and inject bugs. What have I been doing the last […]

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    What’s new at WCEU

    15th February at 11:42am BST

    WordPress holds the position of the most popular CMS, powering over 27.4% of the web. As open source software, everyone is invited to contribute to WordPress, promoting the community-orientated development that is at the heart of the platform. In addition to this, the global WordPress community has strengthened with the existence of WordCamp events, which […]

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    The most popular passwords of 2016 are painfully easy to guess

    25th January at 2:15pm BST

    2016 was a difficult year for cyber security. The public were made aware of several large-scale security breaches, including data surfacing from hacks that took place years ago, the theft of personal information of half a billion Yahoo users, the celebrity iCloud leak scandal, and 40,000 Tesco Bank customers losing money from their accounts. Despite […]

    Khalid Munir Web Developer FlexiDB Software Engineer

    Catch up with Khalid

    25th January at 2:12pm BST

    One of the key members of our team is Software Developer, Khalid Munir. He’s been hard at work on our new online mindmapping tool, Mind Doodle, making sure early users will be able to export their doodles to applications such as Word, Powerpoint and Excel. Here, Khalid opens up about some of his favourite projects […]

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    How tech is changing

    11th January at 4:42pm BST

    The way that we create software products is changing. We’ve moved away from the era of the stand-alone platform or app. Now our products exist as mechanisms that interact with multiple other technologies, and there is a growing focus on community-orientated development and the open source ideology. Open source beginnings Collaboration is an important word […]

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    FlexiDB’s company day

    11th January at 4:42pm BST

    History has been made! On Tuesday January 10th 2017, FlexiDB took part in its first company day, and it was so successful that we’re making it an annual event. After a morning of hard work and ‘business as usual’ (we’re a busy bunch!), the company day kicked off with a range of presentations reflecting on […]