WPCandy is always happy to serve your WordPress reading needs over the weekend. Check out our lists after the jump for notable WordPress tutorials, Plugins, and community posts this week.
If you have any links that you think would be a nice addition to our weekly community news post, let us know about it.
In WordPress tutorials this week:
- Pippin Williamson posted a guide to WordPress shortcodes at Pro Blog Design.
- Michael at WPEngineer posted about using widgets with child themes.
- Joe Valdez posted a simple tutorial that explains how to style the WordPress login screen.
Within the WordPress community this week:
- Brad Williams interviews the authors of Build Your Own Wicked WordPress Themes on the SitePoint Podcast.
- Liz Strauss was interviewed on The WordPress Podcast.
- Just for fun, Ozh posted his choice picks from the recent Twitter (dork) meme #DeveloperMovies.
In WordPress Plugins this week:
- Stephen Cronin posted an excellent review of popular WordPress caching Plugins. Thanks Stephen!
- Dan Cannon posted a nice comparison between contact form Plugins Gravity Forms and Cforms.
- Chris Spooner at Line25 posted a list of Plugins to enhance and protect WordPress.
- There is a third party Plugin for integrating Gravity Forms with Constant Contact.