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:

If Marty McFly Went Back to the Future Today…

Torque Weekly Digest

October 21, 2015 marked the day Marty McFly arrived in the future, raising important questions like, “why don’t we have flying cars yet?” and “what would happen if Marty arrived in our version of 2015?”. Our hunch is that he’d be a web developer. Here’s why… 

Why GPL is Important for You and Your Clients

Torque Weekly Digest

If you’re a freelancer, it’s important to have a basic set of requirements for prospective clients up front, including licensing your code under the GNU General Public License. Find out why…

How to Use Git for WordPress Development

Torque Weekly DigestUsing version control for building WordPress websites is a natural step in the career of developers. In this beginner’s tutorial, learn how to improve your development workflow by using version control with Git for WordPress.

WordPress 4.4 to Add Private Plugin Header

Torque Weekly DigestPlugin name collisions have caused WordPress to consider a private plugin option. While the release of WordPress 4.4 is rapidly approaching, certain issues, like adding an optional “Private” field are on the agenda to be addressed. Read on…

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