Social Distancing

It's Episode 454 with plugins for Membership, File Management, Log-out Management, and ClassicPress Options. It's all coming up on WordPress Plugins A-Z! File Manager, Inactive Logout, Ultimate Member – User Profile & Membership Plugin, and other ClassicPress options in Episode 454
Episode #454 with plugins for Membership, File Management, Log-out Management, and ClassicPress Options. @mndpsingh287 @codemanas #ClassicPress #WordPress #Plugins Click To Tweet

It’s Episode 454 with plugins for Membership, File Management, Log-out Management, and ClassicPress Options. It’s all coming up on WordPress Plugins A-Z!

Get all the show notes and plugin details on the show website at WPPluginsAtoZ.com. Follow the show on Twitter at @wppluginsatoz for the latest WordPress plugin related news we come across in-between shows.

The WordPress Plugins A-Z Podcast can be found on iTunes, SoundCloud, Stitcher Radio and also on WordPress Radio. If you like what you hear on the show, we encourage you to share your enthusiasm with others that you know in the WordPress community and in social networks.
Share on Twitter: WP Plugins A to Z The Only #WordPress #Plugins #Podcast Click To Tweet

Self Promotion

While I do enjoy bringing you the show week after week, I also make my living with WordPress and related promotional services. With that, I ask for a moment of your time for some self promotion. If you find these promotions of value, please share them with friends and colleagues.

Promotions from John Overall:
Has your  WordPress site broken? Do you have a question or two about its functionality? Have you recieved the white screen of death? This may be time for some Emergency WordPress Support. Contact me at WPPro.ca/help or give me a quick call at 818-850-7729.


Check Out The WP Plugins A to Z Live Show Playback

Benefits – Benefits – Benefits

Having a review done by us or having an interview helps the traffic to the developers website, as was bought to our attention recently when we did an interview and reviewed a plugin for a developer who sent us snap shots of their traffic before and after the shows. The traffic stayed, so there are great benefits to being reviewed by WP Plugins A to Z. Submit Your Plugin Here.

File Manager, Inactive Logout, Ultimate Member – User Profile & Membership Plugin, and other ClassicPress options in Episode 454

According to the Meuller Report your are listening to, “WP Plugins A to Z The Best ClassicPress/WordPress Podcast in the Universe ”

A Big Thank You to the No Agenda Show for their contributions of ideas and the occasional sound clip.

This is a value for value show and I look forward to everyone providing some value back.

Subscribed to the newsletter for additional information and get out there and hit everyone in the mouth, Spread the word about WP Plugins A to Z and catch it live every Thursday at noon on my YouTube Channel.

Producer Credits:

Show Art:

Angel Lemus of https://www.koadigital.com/

All the show notes can be found at: WPPluginsAtoZ.com

Johns Rant:

Its episode 454 and I am still looking for more participation from you the producers this year as the sword of Damocles is still hanging over the show. Keep the feedback coming….. This is #14 of 52 episodes for 2020..

If you would like to join me as a guest host on the show please reach out to me at john@wppro.ca You can also go to https://wppluginsatoz.com/guesthost/

Now 14 weeks into 2020 and now 2 weeks into the isolation game and while the world has changed in many ways my life has not changed at all..

In some places we are definitely heeded towards a dystopian future and in others people and communities are coming together to get though the challenge that has been placed in before us. As a race humans will survive and we will move into our new future but many sections of society will never be the same again.

We now have a new term that will become the norm after all it takes about 2 weeks to develop a habit and about a month to solidify it. The new term is “Social Distancing” and it is anything but Social it is “Anti-social Distancing” but it is becoming the new norm

So Relax people take a breath and realize that while our world is now changed forever we will get though it. Save your sanity and your Amygdala and find out why your not gonna die by listening to the No Agenda Show

I have some news from the world of WordPress for you today as well as some great plugins.

Let get to the fun we have today.

WordPress News and Info

7 signs you have a bot problem
https://www.ns8.com/en-us/blog/post/7-signs-you-have-a-bot-problem

How to Redirect Users after Login in WordPress
https://www.elegantthemes.com/blog/wordpress/redirect-users-after-login-wordpress

Using Zoom while working from home? Here are the privacy risks to watch out for
https://www.cnet.com/google-amp/news/using-zoom-while-working-from-home-here-are-the-privacy-risks-to-watch-out-for/

WordPress Security Threats in 2020 and How to Prevent Them
https://torquemag.io/2020/03/wordpress-security-threats-in-2020-and-how-to-prevent-them/

Virtual Meetups & Events
https://mycamp.rocks/meetups/

Address To Impress: 9 Of The Best WordPress Email Marketing Plugins
https://premium.wpmudev.org/blog/best-wordpress-email-marketing-plugin/

Stop Image Scraping: Why Hotlink Protection Doesn’t Work
https://blogaid.net/stop-image-scraping-why-hotlink-protection-doesnt-work/

WordPress 5.4 “Adderley” Includes Improved Editor, New Blocks, and Developer APIs
https://wptavern.com/wordpress-5-4-adderley-released-includes-improved-editor-new-blocks-and-developer-apis

New in WordPress 5.4: The Ultimate Guide
https://blogaid.net/new-in-wordpress-5-4-the-ultimate-guide/

Donor – Support

Show Producers

This Show will not work without you the producers as it is a Value for Value model meaning if your’e getting any value out of it then give some value back and help the show out.

I’d like to acknowledge all the producers who have supported the show in the various ways over the last week.

This weeks show Art Work comes from:

Angel Lemus of https://www.koadigital.com/

This week’s Executive Producer/’s are:

A big thank you to all the Producers who came in under $50 and to those who have set up weekly subscriptions they will remain anonymous and I thank you very much.

All these small subscriptions really help the show out.

A big thank you to those who have hired me because of the Podcast, thank you that is as good as donating to the show..

You can Support the Show by:

Donating money to help the show Donations of $50 and over are credited with a Executive Producer Credit in the Show Notes, and their note is read out on the show.
Submitting art work at the WP Plugins Art generator,
Submit articles news and information
Submit plugin suggestions for reviews
You can also create a monthly donation at Patreon
Or something I may not have thought of.

ClassicPress Options

ClassicPress is a fast growing fork of WordPress that is starting to come into its own. ClassicPress is focused on Business Websites runs fast and is looking pretty good. There are a few plugins specifically for ClassicPress and all plugins for WordPress 4.9.9 work well on it. I do believe it has a future.

One thing I am looking forward to in the ClassicPress World is the expansion of the number of ClassicPress specific plugins and their own repository. Currently there are not a lot of ClassicPress specific plugins but I do know it is going to grow and I’ll have to expand this segment then. Who knows, it could take over the whole show.

This week for ClassicPress I have:

News:

Replacing ClassicPress Cron with system cron
https://www.azurecurve.co.uk/2020/03/15/

Good post on turning off the sudo cron function for ClassicPress and replacing it with a real cron job

General info:
Congrats to
WordPress superstar Jeff Starr’s free WP plugins have just surpassed 1 million users. Most notably, more than 500,000 of those users are from his “Disable Gutenberg” plugin. Just sayin’.
Twitter quote “Feeling grateful: my collection of free #WordPress plugins just surpassed 1 million users :)”
https://twitter.com/perishable/status/1240811965494132738

side note to this the total active installs of plugins blocking Gutenberg is
roughly 8 million that says allot about what poeple think i believe.

—————————–
Just a note for my ClassicPress listeners please send me info to help keep the ClassicPress section full.

Random Links to ClassicPress supporters

ClassicPress Resources:

For some up to date news on ClassicPress check out the ClassisPress Club news
https://classicpress.club/
An alternate forum for the non-techies.

“Must Have” Plugins List
https://forums.classicpress.net/t/must-have-plugins-list/1163

To find a listing of ClassicPress specific plugins check out this link https://forums.classicpress.net/t/plugins-built-specifically-for-classicpress/1011?u=codepotent there is currently 37 42 49 50 plugins here and growing. I look forward to the day they have their own repository. I can still recall WP when it had a small repository.

CodePotent’s plugin directory
https://codepotent.com/classicpress/plugins/

WordPress plugins

The story of my life is to over complicate things and recently was no different when I was working on a new membership site to allow file uploads and to protect the files from prying eyes. I was going about it in an overly complicated way and once I got into it I discovered some great plugins that allow you to create a membership site that will allow people to upload files and images in such a way that you can protect them from the outside and all direct access. Here are those plugins.

Ultimate Member – User Profile & Membership Plugin

https://wordpress.org/plugins/ultimate-member/

Version:
Requires: or higher
Compatible up to:
Released:01 January 1970
Downloads:
Last Updated:01 January 1970
Ratings:
0
(0 star out of 5)

The Lowdown:
This membership plugin is easy to use and setup have some good extensions and the free version gives you pretty much everything you need to make a great membership site to help lock down your site. You gain the ability to create and manage unique user profiles to allow specific needs.

You can protect the whole site or just specific sections with ease, set different levels of access for different members.
and more.

Rating 5 Dragons

——————————–

Inactive Logout

https://wordpress.org/plugins/inactive-logout/

Version:
Requires: or higher
Compatible up to:
Released:01 January 1970
Downloads:
Last Updated:01 January 1970
Ratings:
0
(0 star out of 5)

and pro addon

The Lowdown:
Forcing users on a membership site to be logged out can be an important part of your site security. This plugin does that by timing them out and then logging them off and if you add in the pro version for a few bucks you can force them to be logged out the moment when they close the browser.

Rating 5 Dragons

——————————————

File Manager

https://wordpress.org/plugins/wp-file-manager/

Version:
Requires: or higher
Compatible up to:
Released:01 January 1970
Downloads:
Last Updated:01 January 1970
Ratings:
0
(0 star out of 5)

and pro and dropbox addon

The Lowdown:
I have covered this before but I have not covered the premium addon. With that you can integrate this pretty well into the membership plugin above to allow users to have their own select directory that they can upload to and not see anything else. This is a great way to allow your members to share folders or files in a secure way.

You can also get the add-on for Dropbox that allows you to integrate it there.

Rating 5 Dragons

This show is brought to you by:

CMS Commander Affiliate Link
https://wppluginsatoz.com/cmscommander
Save time and money managing multiple WordPress websites
If you have several WordPress websites to manage, either for your clients or yourself. Then you know how much time it can take managing them all. Time that is spent on mundane administrative tasks and then loosing that time for your important business tasks. CMS Commander is an online service that solves this problem and makes managing multiple WordPress websites fast and easy as simple as controlling a single site. By placing all your websites into one powerful dashboard CMS Commander makes it possible to update, backup and manage them all at the same time in one place.
Features of CMS Commander include:

  • 1-click Updates of plugins, themes and WordPress core for all sites
  • Automatic scheduled Website backups
  • Website cloning and restoring
  • Uptime monitoring and Analytics integration
  • Bulk posting and automatic content

Sign up now for your 14 day trial at CMSCommander.com and access all the features that will allow you to manage more websites and save time.

Listener Feedback / Audio Clips

———–
On piece of feedback was simple enough request

Hello,
I’m out of beer now. Can you please send some? Thank You

Listener Questions
—————————————-

Enter The Contest to Win!!:

Contests Powered by Simple Giveaways who kindly provides us with the premium version for our contests.

We have a new contest starting this week where we will be giving away a license for Event Espresso. Running Now until April 22, 2020

Enter for your chance to win either the Event Espresso 4 Everything License or the Event Espresso 4 Developer license.
Event Espresso is a flexible event registration, ticketing, and calendar plugin for WordPress. This plugin can handle a variety of events from organizing an annual conference for your company, holding training courses to teach CPR, hosting art or painting classes, or planning an event to raise money for a nonprofit.
Event Espresso can make your event registration and ticketing with WordPress enjoyable, easy and profitable. The best events registration and ticketing features come standard in the core WordPress events plugin plus fantastic support.
Both support licenses are valued at $300 and the coupon is good for one redemption. You choose which version best suits your needs.

For more about this plugin check out the Interview with Seth Shoults

Visit http://WPPluginsAtoZ.com/contests for more info.

After you enter the contest remember to share on social media and you get more chances to win.

For all developers who would like to support the show. You can donate a premium license to be used in a future contest please go to WPPluginsAtoZ.com/PluginContest

Closing out this Episode the Plugins I covered were:

John’s Plugins: File Manager – 5, Inactive Logout – 5, Ultimate Member – User Profile & Membership Plugin – 5

Be sure to stick around after the show for some great music from No Agenda will only be availbe on the YouTube version of show.

Reminders / Commercial / Promotions:

The next WordPress Meetup in Victoria will be April 28, 2020 in Victoria “Topic to be announced yet” and will be broadcast Live on YouTube. For location and more information Check them out at https://wppluginsatoz.com/meetup .

Would you like to be on an interview show simply connect at https://wppluginsatoz.com/interview

Follow my Journey at TheRoguesTavern.com check out my adventures into the wild searching for gold, hiking, camping, out on the gun range and more.

If you have suggestions on plugins you would like to have reviewed please submit them on the website at https://wppluginsatoz.com/submit-plugin-review/

For all developers who would like to support the show. You can donate a premium license to be used in a future contest please go to WPPluginsAtoZ.com/PluginContest

Be sure and subscribe to our Newsletter.

Just some reminders:

You can support the show at wppluginsatoz.com/donate

All the show notes can be found at: WPPluginsAtoZ.com

Subscribe and review the show at:

Stitcher Radio, Google Play and in the iTunes Store

Follow the show on Twitter @wppluginsatoz
Join Us on Our Facebook Page

Subscribe and Check out our Training Videos, Screencasts and Watch us Live on YouTube every Thursday at Noon PST

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Commercial / Promotions:



Just some reminders:

Join my at the monthly ClassicPress / WordPress Meetup Classicpress / WordPress Meetup

Rate us on iTunes, blubrry.com, ViaWay.com, Stitcher Radio and any place else you find us.

Interact with your Host

John can be contacted at:
Website: https://www.johnoverall.com/
WordPress Emergency Support: https://wppro.ca/wpemergency
Email: john@wppro.ca

 

Share this post

Share on facebook
Share on google
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
Share on pinterest
Share on print
Share on email

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this. Review Privacy Policy here

Close