MaedahBatool

I’m a WordPress Journalist & Developer. I have taught more than 500 females how to code with WP. And currently working as the Creative Director of my acquired startup — FinkTanks. Mad about @MrAhmadAwais & Minions :)

June 8, 2017

On Becoming a WordPress Core Contributor 🎉

I have made my first WordPress core contribution. This has been a long time coming. I am super excited — I think Ahmad & I — we are the first couple to have contributed to the same WordPress release! Isn’t that amazing! 🎉

January 10, 2017

2016 — the Year Everything Changed!

If my recollection of lost isn’t misleading me, then it was probably the same month (I mean January) when I read the year in review by Ahmad Awais. Though I had been regularly scrolling through different annual reports and statistics,…

Photo by Frontline Creative

June 21, 2016

The Making of a WordPress Journalist

Here’s my story of how I went from being an Electrical Engineer to a WordPress Journalist cum Researcher and how I managed my passion for becoming my paycheck. Today, I review products, provide WordPress support and handle technical documentations. P.S….

June 14, 2016

Shiny Updates Partial Merger in WordPress 4.6

The much awaited WordPress version 4.6 has been in the pipeline for quite some time and with every passing day, we’re heading towards its release. The traditional weekly round-ups and meetings are also underway which unveil the features of the…

May 10, 2016

Good Grammar is Sexy

Blogging is very modern in many ways, but at the same time, it is very traditional and weird. Despite my busy schedule, I struggle to read lots of content but freak out when I come across some major grammatical error….

good grammar for blogging

April 19, 2016

Add a Facebook “Save” Button With FB Save Button for WP Plugin

Lately, Automattic released a plugin for Facebook’s instant articles after they abandoned its official WordPress plugin last year. Instant Articles for WordPress as the name goes displays a list of posts in the traditional Facebook markup. You can call it…

February 22, 2016

Why Following Back Your Followers is a Tough Decision?

So you want people to follow you on social media? The good news is that there are plenty of such platforms out there, from Twitter to Instagram to LinkedIn. Individuals who follow you on social networking platforms make quite a difference…

February 12, 2016

I Tried Not to Post Food Photos but Couldn’t Stop Myself

Photographing food on social media is one of the weirdest trends people follow these days. This can be hilarious for some while annoying for others. The latter lot even call it a kind of mental illness but apparently the opinion…

February 9, 2016

How Interlinking in WordPress Improves Site Stats?

Interlinking in WordPress not only improves the ranking but also drives more traffic to your website. Bloggers who don’t link old articles to the recent ones miss a significant chance of boosting search traffic. The internet is overwhelmed with loads…

interlinking blog posts in wordpress

February 8, 2016

How Complex Can Simple Be?

I remember the days when Ma’am June Williams (my fourth grade English teacher) used to conduct a weekly session of a 2-minute simple extempore speech. Since then, these two words have always been there in my subconscious making me realize…

choosing a simple approach