Simple:Press News

Simple:Press Faceoff With SaaS – Simple:Press vs Discourse vs ForumBee

March 19, 2019
Free

In this article, we’ll go in-depth into three tools that help you create a forum on WordPress sites. We’ve already compared Simple:Press to other WordPress plugins so this article will compare it to a couple of SaaS Services – ForumBee and Discourse

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Simple:Press Forums – Minor Releases 6.6.1 – 6.6.3

June 20, 2021
Free

Simple:Press forums 6.6.x was released a few months ago and since then we have pushed a number of minor releases to tweak some things. These are the changes that were made: 6.6.3 Tweak Add a new overlay to the default 2020 theme to match the WP 2021 theme. The new overlay is the default on…

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What’s New In Simple:Press Forums 6.6.0

September 9, 2020
Free

Simple:Press Forums 6.6.0 introduces two new major features and a lot of improvements to one of the existing features. And, of course, some bugs were stomped.

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How We Increased Performance On Our Site By 300%

July 4, 2020
Free

A few days ago we moved our site from Liquid Web to our new FireupWP and WPCloudDeploy project platform. This new platform allows us to use dedicated cloud VMs from places like Digital Ocean, Linode and Vultr. We pay the cost of the VMs with no markup which provides huge savings over regular hosts. We…

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Short Take: How To Fire Up Your Own WordPress Server

May 26, 2020
Free

There are many reasons to run your own WordPress server. If this is something you’re thinking about, there are a number of resources that you can tap into in order to make this happen. In this article we provide two resources you can use to get the job done.

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New Simple:Press Forum Theme: Modern 2020

March 5, 2020
Free

A new default theme is coming to Simple:Press Forums with the release of Simple:Press Forums 6.5.0. Features of this theme: More modern looking with larger default font sizes and button sizes. Less use of tiny icons More color customization options Better display on mobile More white space Just like our previous default theme, Barebones, you…

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Now Available: SPMS Version 2.7

January 10, 2020
Free

Version 2.7 of Simple:Press Member Subscriptions is now available. It includes more than two dozen fixes and tweaks.

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Simple:Press Forums 6.3 Release Notes

December 19, 2019
Free

The admin area of Simple:Press Forums 6.3 has a radically new user interface. Based on shades of blues and grays, it is more modern looking and better prepares the plugin for the 2020’s.

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