Here we provide a weekly recap of the biggest stories from torquemag.io. Dedicated to informing new and advanced WordPress users about the industry, Torque is a hub for WordPress news, business, and community. Here are some of last week’s top stories from Torque:

WP REST API WILL NOT BE INCLUDED IN 4.5

shutterstock_272163653According to 10UP’s Senior Web Engineer Adam Silverstein, the REST API will not be included in WordPress 4.5. Find out why…

WILL IMMERSIVE EDUCATION LEAD TO A GENERATION OF DEVELOPERS?

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Toddlers now have access to toys that can give them an introduction to coding. Read about the “Code-a-Piller” and a list of other toys created to help youngsters get a better grasp of problem solving and sequencing through immersion learning.

11 BEST ECOMMERCE PLUGINS FOR WORDPRESS

restapiheaderA successful online store requires choosing the right plugins. Read about Torque’s top 11 plugin picks to make your ecommerce site thrive.

WHAT KIDS TRACKS MEAN FOR WORDCAMPS

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Though WordCamps have always been family-friendly, some have been taking things a step further and creating activities just for kids. Read about some of the upcoming kid-focused WordCamp activities, starting this month at WordCamp Miami.

WP REST API VERSION 2 BETA 12 RELEASED

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Version 2.0 Beta 12 of the WP REST API was recently released. Called “Canyonero,” find out where it can be downloaded along with the changes included in the update.

Stay tuned for more feature stories and news from torquemag.io.