#706 WP-Tonic "This Week In WordPress & Tech" 1st of July, 2022 at 8:30 am PST

July 04, 2022 01:04:47
#706 WP-Tonic "This Week In WordPress & Tech" 1st of July, 2022 at 8:30 am PST
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#706 WP-Tonic "This Week In WordPress & Tech" 1st of July, 2022 at 8:30 am PST


Every Friday at 8:30 am PST; we host the WP-Tonic This Week in WordPress & Tech round-table show, where we discuss the latest WordPress and the general web news of the week. You can also watch the show LIVE on our WP-Tonic’s Facebook Group Page & YouTube channel.


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This Weeks Special Guest

Steven Sauder Founder & CEO of Hustlefish: hustlefish.com

 

This Week's Articles That We Discuss During The Show


#1 - ClassicPress On the Rocks: Directors Resign, New Leadership Installed

https://wptavern.com/classicpress-on-the-rocks-directors-resign-new-leadership-installed


#2 - Homeland

https://www.theverge.com/c/23055922/homeland-security-series


#3 - Is the Australian WordPress Community Dead?

https://masterwp.com/is-the-australian-wordpress-community-dead/


#4 - Web inventor Tim Berners-Lee: Screw Web3 — my decentralized internet doesn’t need blockchain

https://thenextweb.com/news/web-inventor-tim-berners-lee-screw-web3-my-decentralized-internet-doesnt-need-blockchain/amp

 

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