Tech Xplore: A model for the automatic extraction of content from webs and apps

Tech Xplore: A model for the automatic extraction of content from webs and apps. “Content management systems or CMSs are the most popular tool for creating content on the internet. In recent years, they have evolved to become the backbone of an increasingly complex ecosystem of websites, mobile apps and platforms. In order to simplify processes, a team of researchers from the Internet Interdisciplinary Institute (IN3) at the Universitat Oberta de Catalunya (UOC) has developed an open-source model to automate the extraction of content from CMSs.”

WordPress: 7 Best Security Plugins to Protect Your WordPress Site

WordPress: 7 Best Security Plugins to Protect Your WordPress Site. “f your website is running on WordPress and you haven’t invested in a robust security plugin, your site could be next on the hit list. Thankfully, there are a number of reliable and highly adaptable plugins available for WordPress sites (you can browse a few of the options available at Envato) but how do you know which one is right for your business?”

CMS: HHS Releases New Data and Report on Hospital and Nursing Home Ownership

CMS: HHS Releases New Data and Report on Hospital and Nursing Home Ownership. “The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is releasing data publicly — for the first time — on mergers, acquisitions, consolidations, and changes of ownership from 2016-2022 for hospitals and nursing homes enrolled in Medicare…. HHS’s Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation (ASPE) is also releasing a related report — an analysis of the new CMS data examining trends in changes of ownership over the past six years.”

MakeUseOf: The Top 7 Plugins for Cloning a WordPress Website

MakeUseOf: The Top 7 Plugins for Cloning a WordPress Website . “Cloning your WordPress website is a useful way of backing up your files or transferring your site to a staging or live environment. You can do this the manual way if you’re comfortable working on the backend of websites. But an alternative approach is to use a WordPress plugin. A plugin is the easier method, and in this article, we’ll take a quick look at seven of the best.”

Bleeping Computer: Hundreds of GoDaddy-hosted sites backdoored in a single day

Bleeping Computer: Hundreds of GoDaddy-hosted sites backdoored in a single day. “Internet security analysts have spotted a spike in backdoor infections on WordPress websites hosted on GoDaddy’s Managed WordPress service, all featuring an identical backdoor payload. The case affects internet service resellers such as MediaTemple, tsoHost, 123Reg, Domain Factory, Heart Internet, and Host Europe Managed WordPress.”

Search Engine Journal: How To Migrate A WordPress Site From One Host To Another

Search Engine Journal: How To Migrate A WordPress Site From One Host To Another. “The bad news first… migrating a website to a new host will always make your heart race and your palms sweat, no matter how many times you’ve done it. Good news: Migrating a WordPress site to a new host is essentially a series of steps that you can repeat each and every time. It’s practically the same for every website you migrate. This step-by-step guide to seamlessly migrate your WordPress website will make the entire process a little less stressful.”

Search Engine Journal: WordPress 5.9 Rushed “In A Dangerous Way” Is Now Delayed

Search Engine Journal: WordPress 5.9 Rushed “In A Dangerous Way” Is Now Delayed. “WordPress recently decided that the third major version release for 2021 will be delayed to January 25, 2022. The project had fallen significantly behind to such an extent that core contributors as recently as last week voiced concerns about the feasibility of meeting the 2021 deadline.”