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With a great WordPress site comes great responsibility. WordPress offers journalists a distinguished platform to publish and distribute their content, but keeping your site safe and secure can seem like an overwhelming and daunting task. Luckily, keeping your WordPress site in tip-top shape isn’t as difficult as it seems. We’ve put together a list of […]
There have been some changes since our last blog post around Pop Up best practices for NewsMatch and other special campaigns, so we’re releasing an updated guide. Here are some general recommendations and best practices for using popups as part of NewsMatch, year-round campaigns, or special campaigns on your site. Installing the plugin We recommend […]
Workday Minnesota began publishing in 2000 with support from Minnesota’s labor community and was the first online labor news publication in the United States. Since then, Workday has won many awards and has grown to be a trusted source for news about workers, the economy, worker organizations, and Minnesota communities. It is a project of […]
This week’s release of updates to the Largo WordPress theme is all about improvements for images, pull quotes, media, and improved compatibility and editorial functions within the WordPress Block Editor.
I wasn’t entirely sure what to expect going into my first ever SRCCON, a two-day conference from the folks at OpenNews. The conference is designed to connect news technology and data teams in a hands-on, interactive series of workshops and conversations to address the practical challenges faced by newsrooms today. Leading up to the event, […]
We’re happy to relay the news that INN Member Eye on Ohio won First Place Magazine Website in the Press Club of Cleveland’s annual All-Ohio Excellence in Journalism Awards. We thank the Club and the judges for their consideration and congratulate Eye on Ohio for their success. Eye on Ohio is built using INN Labs’ […]
INN Labs is happy to announce our newest plugin, the Republication Tracker Tool. The Republication Tracker Tool allows publishers to share their stories by other websites and then track engagement of those shared stories with Google Analytics. The technology behind this tracking is similar to ProPublica’s PixelPing. Why Might You Want to Use This Plugin? […]
INN Labs is pleased to announce an important update to the Link Roundups plugin! If you run a daily or weekly newsletter collecting headlines from around the state, region, or within a particular industry, the Link Roundups plugin will make it easier to build and feed your aggregation posts into MailChimp. The Link Roundups plugin […]
Josh joined the INN Labs team in April 2019. He previously held senior developer positions at The Penny Hoarder and at web development agencies. Josh has worked on high-traffic projects for nonprofits, universities, and companies such as Disney, FOX, and Cisco. He’s already helped launch client projects, has contributed to Largo and INN plugins, and […]
Miranda joined the INN Labs team in March 2019. She previously worked as a project manager and business analyst at the University of Minnesota. She’s already diving into client projects and has impressed us all with her great communication and organizational skills. Lucky for us, right as she came on board we got to meet […]