Here we provide a weekly recap of the biggest stories from torquemag.io. This week’s edition features news on why NASA loves WordPress, how to build a WordPress plugin, 10 best plugins for WordPress bloggers, and more. 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:

DOC POP’S NEWS DROP

This week Doc talks about NASA’s recent post explaining all the reasons they love WordPress and use it for their own site.

BUILDING A WORDPRESS PLUGIN: FIRST STEPS AND SETTING THE SCENEScreen Shot 2016-08-22 at 1.00.47 PM

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Torque provides WordPress plugin advice for a non-technical developer, starting this series with lessons on how to throw together a quick plugin, and the basic moving parts of plugins.

10 ESSENTIAL WORDPRESS PLUGINS FOR BLOGGERS

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Returning to WordPress’ blogging roots, here are the plugins you need for your blog to work efficiently so you can focus on your content.

SPY ON YOUR WORDPRESS SITE IN REAL TIME WITH PAPERTRAIL

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Papertrail is a useful application to log errors and events on your WordPress site. Here are the reasons why Papertrail will work for you to let you know everything that’s happening.

GETTING STARTED WITH DOCKER FOR LOCAL WORDPRESS DEVELOPMENT

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Docker — the WordPress development tool that is quickly gaining popularity — is broken down and explained as to why the features are useful for WordPress developers nowadays.

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