The latest version 5.1.0 of Meta Box has been just released today! This version implements a better update system that was introduced in Meta Box 5.0.0 and provides a mechanism for sanitizing user input to ensure it’s safe before saving to the database. Let’s see the changes in details below.
Nowadays more and more people choose to shop for things online websites instead of going to brick-and-mortar stores. Online businesses are growing with the increasing popularity of online shopping. However, the growth of cybercrimes with this revolution is not hidden from anyone. Even the famous eCommerce like Amazon fails to apart their consumers from cybercrimes. According to a recently published blog “Beware these scams on Amazon Prime Day” reveled that Consumers should proceed with caution for shopping on such websites, as scammers are looking to steal the customers’ data and payment card details. Despite having the prominent security measures, e-commerce and their users are becoming victims of cybercrimes.
If you’re running e-commerce, you eager to know which are the primary features of a website that allure customers to shop from? So, here’s a breakdown of a few features that every consumer wants from e-commerce.
Last week, we introduced MB Blocks, a plugin that allows you to create Gutenberg blocks with just PHP. Today, we’re happy to announce that you can now build Gutenberg blocks visually with Meta Box Builder. That means you don’t have to write any single line of PHP code. Everything can be done with the Meta Box Builder UI.
We’re happy to announce that our latest extension for Meta Box – MB Blocks is now available for download. This extension allows you to create custom Gutenberg block with only PHP. There’s no need to learn React, Webpack or Babel. Everything is straight-forward and very easy for Meta Box users.
News or e-commerce websites, which have multiple blog posts or products, usually need Related Posts. Adding related posts to your posts brings some advantages of SEO and user experience. However, using plugins which create related posts automatically may not satisfy when you want to choose some particular related posts. In this tutorial, we’ll use Meta Box to create related posts that you can choose manually.
To increase the compatibility and easily develop new extensions for Meta Box, we have implemented the major version 5.0.0. This version has a number of major changes and may not be backward compatible. In case you see any problem, please let us know or roll back to an older version.
The product page is considered as the most essential page on a website, especially an e-commerce website. That is where your customers spend the most time and attention. It has the main impact on your customer’s buying decisions as well. That’s why creating a great product page always is the most principal thing in the website development progress.
We worked so hard for this big update of Meta Box Builder in the last month. And today, the new major version of the plugin is available for download. Please login to your account and get it now!
As you know, by default, WordPress comes with two post types: page and post. If you want a more variety of suitable post types to choose from, e.g., a post type for products, you have to create them yourself. Such post types are called Custom Post Types.