The JavaScript Tide in the WordPress Core

Matt Mullenweg famously said Learn JavaScript Deeply at the Dec 2015 State of WordPress:

Well it is happening all over the place at WordPress.com except for Posts and Pages within WordPress.com where JavaScript is Verboten:

Users are not allowed to post JavaScript on WordPress.com blogs. JavaScript can be used for malicious purposes. As an example, JavaScript has taken sites such as MySpace.com and LiveJournal offline in the past. The security of all WordPress.com blogs is a top priority for us, and until we can guarantee scripting languages will not be harmful, they will not be permitted.

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About warkworth1

Web Designer and Developer that uses WordPress primarily but also Bootstrap, Foundation Zurb, Ink, and even Magento etc. Love teaching full stack developer tricks with HTML/CSS/JavaScript/PHP/SQL at WordCamps and on my blogs
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