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24 Must Have WordPress Plugins for Business Websites- Part 1

1. OptinMonsterOptinMonster is the most popular conversion rate optimization software. It allows you to convert abandoning website visitors into email subscribers. If you want to grow your email list, then this is a must have WordPress plugin in 2017. Read these case studies to see how much success other businesses are having by using OptinMonster.
2. WPForms As a business owner, allowing your customers to contact you should be your top priority. WPForms is the most beginner friendly contact form plugin for WordPress. This drag & drop online form builder allows you to easily create contact forms, email subscription forms, order forms, payment forms, and other type of online forms with just a few clicks. We use it on WPBeginner and all of our other sites. There’s a free WPForms Lite version available for those who are looking for a simple solution. If you want more advanced features, then get the Pro version. Use this WPForms coupon to get 10% off your purchase. 3. MonsterInsights Mon…

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Laravel v5.4.29 is Released with Two New Blade Directives on 19th July

Laravel V5.4.29 is now released and available. This is a maintenance release but it includes two new Blade Directives, a --force option on some of the “make” commands, and more. New @auth and @guest DirectivesThe @auth directive allows you to simplify the check to see if a user is logged in. For example, in the past you might use: @if(Auth::check()) You are logged in. @endifNow with the @auth directive, this can be simplified to: @auth You are logged in. @endauth It also supports the Guard to use as the first parameter: @auth('admin') You are logged in through admin guard @endauth The other new directive is @guest which is the inverse: @guest Welcome Guest @endauth v5.4.29 Complete Changelog AddedAdded ManagesFrequencies::twiceMonthly() method (#19874)Added RouteCollection::getRoutesByName() method (#19901)Added $expiresAt parameter to CallbackEvent::withoutOverlapping()(#19861)Support keeping old files when testing uploads (#19859)Added --force option to make:mail, …

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MySQL Connector/Net 8.0.8-dmr has been released on 11th July, 2017

MySQL Connector/Net 8.0.8 is the fifth development release that expands cross-platform
support to Linux and macOS when using Microsoft’s .NET Core framework. Now, .NET
developers can use the X DevAPI with .NET Core and Entity Framework Core (EF Core)
1.0 to create server applications that run on Windows, Linux and macOS. We are very
excited about this change and really look forward to your feedback on it! MySQL Connector/Net 8.0.8 is also the seventh development release of MySQL
Connector/Net to add support for the new X DevAPI. The X DevAPI enables application
developers to write code that combines the strengths of the relational and document
models using a modern, NoSQL-like syntax that does not assume previous experience
writing traditional SQL. To learn more about how to write applications using the X DevAPI, see
For more information about how the X DevAPI is implemented in Connector/Net, see…

Making telescopes that curve and twist

New computational tool automates design of telescoping structures that provide compact storage and rapid deployment. Shown here: a complex telescoping lizard expands to many times its original volume, serving as a stress test of the method. Credit: Chris Yu/Carnegie Mellon University

A new tool for computational design allows users to turn any 3D shape into a collapsible telescoping structure. New mathematical methods developed by researchers at Carnegie Mellon University capture the complex and diverse properties of such structures, which are valuable for a variety of applications in 3D fabrication and robotics—particularly where mechanisms must be compact in size and easily deployable.

The research, "Computational Design of Telescoping Structures," led by Carnegie Mellon Professors Stelian Coros and Keenan Crane and PhD student Christopher Yu, will be presented at the annual SIGGRAPH conference, 30 July to 3 August in Los Angeles. The conference each year spotlights the most…

Woot, 2.4.0 is out! : vue.js

FeaturesFull SSR + async component support in core: SSR now supports rendering async components used anywhere and the client also supports async components during the hydration phase. This means async components / code-splitting now just works during SSR and is no longer limited at the route level. (9cf6646 & 7404091) Easier creation of wrapper components: (6118759) New component option: inheritAttrs. Turns off the default behavior where
parent scope non-prop bindings are automatically inherited on component root
as attributes. New instance properties: $attrs & $listeners. $attrs contains the parent-scope attribute bindings that were not recognized as props, and $listeners contains the v-on listeners registered in the parent scope (without the .native modifier). These are essentially aliases of $ and $, but are reactive. Combining these allows us to simplify a component like this down into this: <div> <inputv-bind="$attrs"v-on=&qu…

Get start with Vue.js

Getting Started The official guide assumes intermediate level knowledge of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. If you are totally new to frontend development, it might not be the best idea to jump right into a framework as your first step - grasp the basics then come back! Prior experience with other frameworks helps, but is not required. The easiest way to try out Vue.js is using theJSFiddle Hello World example. Feel free to open it in another tab and follow along as we go through some basic examples. Or, you can simplycreate anindex.htmlfileand include Vue with: <scriptsrc=""></script> TheInstallationpage provides more options of installing Vue. Note that wedo notrecommend beginners to start withvue-cli, especially if you are not yet familiar with Node.js-based build tools. Declarative Rendering At the core of Vue.js is a system that enables us to declaratively render data to the DOM using straightforward template syntax: <divid="app"> …