March 2021

What five news-SEO experts make of Google’s new, “Full Coverage” feature in mobile search results

30-second summary: Google recently rolled out the “Full Coverage” feature for mobile SERPs Will this impact SEO traffic for news sites, SEO best practices, and content strategies? Here’s what in-house SEOs from The LA Times, New York Times, Conde Nast, and prominent agency-side SEOs foresee Google’s “Full Coverage” update rolled out earlier this month –… Read More »What five news-SEO experts make of Google’s new, “Full Coverage” feature in mobile search results

WordPress Featured Content Pt 8

Here I finish what I started in part 7 of the WordPress Featured Content tutorial. I’m focusing on how to dynamically create the featured content slider after a new post has been saved. The main skills you’ll develop here, aside from how to make the slider, is how to keep your code very organized as… Read More »WordPress Featured Content Pt 8

Elementor Patches XSS Vulnerabilities Affecting 7 Million WordPress Sites – WordPress Tavern

Elementor users who haven’t updated recently will want to get on the latest version 3.1.4 as soon as possible. Researchers at Wordfence disclosed a set of stored Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in the plugin to its authors in February, which was partially patched at that time and additional fixes were released the second week of March.… Read More »Elementor Patches XSS Vulnerabilities Affecting 7 Million WordPress Sites – WordPress Tavern

Attackers Continue to Exploit Vulnerabilities in The Plus Addons for Elementor Plugin – WordPress Tavern

Last week, security researchers at Seravo and WP Charged reported a critical zero-day vulnerability in The Plus Addons for Elementor on March 8, 2021. WPScan categorized it as an authentication bypass vulnerability: The plugin is being actively exploited to by malicious actors to bypass authentication, allowing unauthenticated users to log in as any user (including… Read More »Attackers Continue to Exploit Vulnerabilities in The Plus Addons for Elementor Plugin – WordPress Tavern