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Top WordPress Trends for 2018

Top WordPress Trends for 2018
There is very little reason to waste time talking about the popularity the platform or its unique user-friendliness. These are facts that are well known. Instead, let us quickly get into the Top WordPress Trends for 2018.

#1 Trend: Virtual Reality
Virtual reality is a virus that has infected the entire world. From real money punt online casino to landscape workers, the entire world is in love with VR. Already WP supports 360° content. Augmented reality and VR will definitely form part of the SEO strategy for many big websites.

#2 Trend: Video
By the time that we celebrated the last days of 2017 Video was already a big aspect of web designs. Therefore, there is absolutely no reason to anticipate a change in 2018. Finally, video in the header position has caught on. The idea has been around for a long time. Another popular place to put the video in 2018 is in the background.

#3 Drag and Drop WP Themes
Drag and Drop WP themes seem to attract more and more attention. They were a huge trend last year and people seem to still be captivated by them. Being able to buy a theme and be able to customize it without any knowledge coding frees up a lot of time for the web developer. This time can be spent experimenting with ways to better optimize the site.

As usual, WordPress is already working on the next update release. Naturally, users can expect improvements in a lot of areas. It will be easier managing the website and there will be fixes to the bugs in the current version of WP. There are rumours that the WP 5.0 will totally revolutionise content management.

With eCommerce sites being the majority of WP sites it can be safely expected that there is going to be developed in that department. It is money after all that makes the WordPress ecosystem to survive and thrive.

Airline Tycoon 2 for Mac back in Porting Kit!

Back from away, Airline Tycoon 2  has been re-added again into Porting Kit. After restoring ties with Gamersgate we are bringing back and update more and more Gamersgate games. In this case also Airline Tycoon 2 . This is the Steam version of the game. So on Gamersgate you will receive a steam key which you can activate in this windows Steam port. Enjoy!

Game Description:
More than a decade after the best-selling Airline Tycoon comes the long awaited sequel to the legendary tongue-in-cheek economic simulation that puts players in the role of CEO of an international airline! Airline Tycoon 2  will challenge players to run a modern airline, design unique airplanes and grow a run-down carrier into a globally recognized company that passengers practically beg to fly.

Install is simple:
1. Get Porting Kit or Crossover if you don’t have it yet.
2. Then in Porting Kit search the game on the library –> server tab and click install.
3. After installation of the game, “exit” the Steam installer.
4. Click “Play” to start the Windows Steam! Add the Airline Tycoon 2 serial and download and Play! Have fun!

Go to the Porting Kit game page for more info up here…

Heroes of Hammerwatch for Mac

Heroes of Hammerwatch for Mac is added to Porting Kit! This game awesome game has been released last week on GOG.com. works great in Porting Kit and played about 30 minutes like it was a native Mac game :) Enjoy this one! Check out the trailer of the game below for some visuals.

Install is simple:
1. Get Porting Kit or Crossover if you don’t have it yet.
2. Then download the GOG.com setup file from Heroes of Hammerwatch from GOG into your download folder.
3. Then in Porting Kit search the game in the library –> server tab and click install.
4. After installation of the game, “exit” the GOG installer.
5. Click “Play” to start the game! Have fun!

Game Description:
Heroes of Hammerwatch is a rogue-lite action-adventure game set in the same universe as Hammerwatch. Encounter endless hordes of enemies, traps, puzzles, secrets and lots of loot, as you battle your way through procedurally generated levels to reach the top of the Forsaken Spire.

Go to the Porting Kit game page for more info up here…

Warhammer 40K Armageddon – Da Orcs for Mac

Warhammer 40K Armageddon – Da Orcs for Mac has been added to Porting Kit! For the Warhammer fans and Panzer Generals 2  lovers and everyone who likes turnbased war strategy games, this one is good news! Game works native Windows in speed although you need do need to move trough the map using the cursor keys instead with mouse scrolling on edges of screen. Fun garanteed!

Install is simple:
1. Get Porting Kit or Crossover if you don’t have it yet.
2. Then download the GOG setup file from Warhammer 40K Armageddon – Da Orcs  from GOG.com into your download folder.
3. Then in Porting Kit search the game in the library –> server tab and click install.
4. After installation of the game, “exit” the GOG.com installer.
5. Click “Play” to start the game! Have fun!

Game Description:
Warhammer 40K Armageddon – Da Orcs is the second installment in the series of wargames about the wars for Armageddon, one of the most iconic conflicts in Warhammer 40,000 universe. In this hex-based, turn-based strategy game, players will lead the Orks against the Imperial forces of the Armageddon Steel Legion and Space Marines from a variety of Chapters, under a scorching sun, through hostile ash wastes, and in the shadows of gigantic Hive Cities.

Go to the Porting Kit game page for more info up here…

1914 Shells of Fury for Mac

Nice Submarine simulator for tonight! 1914 Shells of Fury for Mac is added to Porting Kit! Set in WWI, “1914 Shells of Fury” is the first WWI submarine simulation to be released. Players have command of their very own WWI Submarine from the German Emperor’s fleet. Check the install instructions below or watch the video tutorial + some gameplay! Have fun!

Install is simple:
1. Get Porting Kit or Crossover if you don’t have it yet.
2. Then download the Gamersgate setup file from 1914 – Shells of Fury from Gamersgate into your download folder.
3. Then in Porting Kit search the game in the library –> server tab and click install.
4. After installation of the game, “exit” the Gamersgate installer (delete temp files).
5. Click “Play” to start the game! Have fun!

Game Description:
Prepare to participate in exciting underwater missions from WWI, and work out detailed strategies using powerful weapons. Take command and control of the various missions given, while roaming across the ocean. Players must use tactical skills in order to survive and move ahead of the opponent.

Go to the Porting Kit game page for more info up here…

Tighter ties with Gamersgate again.

Gamersgate has been lost out of the picture for some years because the ties were lost for quite a while. But with their new Sales manager they are back and ties are back in good shape. So I will be adding more Gamersgate source games and updating Gamersgate ports in coming time. I already updated 25 ports past weekend and adding a few old ones, which I had not added yet to Porting Kit. I will put on a post + video tonight for the first new Gamersgate port.

Gamersgate is one of the biggest online digital games store on the net and with over 3500 games in the game catalog, it even exceeds the number of GOG.com which is growing more and more as well! So if you search a Windows or Mac game, certainly check out the Gamersgate sales as well for the best price!

Check out the existing Gamersgate ports here…

Nantucket for Mac

Nantucket for Mac is added to Porting Kit! This game works great in Porting Kit and played about 30 minutes like it was a native Mac game :) Enjoy this one! Check out the trailer of the game below for some visuals.

Install is simple:
1. Get Porting Kit or Crossover if you don’t have it yet.
2. Then download the GOG.com setup file from Nantucket from GOG into your download folder.
3. Then in Porting Kit search the game in the library –> server tab and click install.
4. After installation of the game, “exit” the GOG installer.
5. Click “Play” to start the game! Have fun!

Game Description:
Chase after Moby Dick, and live through the Golden Age of American whaling in this seafaring strategy game. Set sail around the world, manage your ship and crew, and live Ishmael’s story, the sole survivor of the Pequod, a few years after the events narrated by Herman Melville in his masterpiece.

Go to the Porting Kit game page for more info up here…

Dungeons 2 free for 48 hours!

GOG’s Chinese New Year Sale is nearing its end, but not without a bang! If not for the hundreds of offers and Flash Deals up to 90% off, if not for all these Steam games going DRM-free via GOG Connect, then drop by for a second helping of freebie!

Feeling like a modern take on Dungeon Keeper? We’ve got you. Grab a free copy of Kalypso’s native Mac game: Dungeons II on GOG.com – the DRM-free dispensary of joy and prosperity.

Get your free copy withing 48 hours up here…

BlueMSX (MSX Emulator) for Mac

Yep, it is time to also add Applications to Porting Kit. BlueMSX is the first one of a long row :) Blue MSX is simply the best and most complete emulator for MSX and it took a while to get it finally working properly and the show stopper is now addressed by a workaround having the BlueMSX Application full screen when starting a game/program. It is also mentioned in bold in the application description and video (yep, made a new video after some silence in creating videos). So we are still deciding if for apps there will be a separate tab, but for now we put it between the normal games.

App Description:
The blueMSX MSX emulator is approaching its third anniversary and in this short time it has established itself as the most advanced and feature rich MSX emulator. It supports most common machines and a wide variety of extension hardware. A feature rich debugger is also included in the emulator. During the last two years, the MSX emulation has been extended and support for other systems have been added. blueMSX is now also an SVI emulator, and supports the ColecoVision and Sega SG-1000, SC-3000, SF-7000 consoles.

Get this amazing MSX app up here…

THE KING OF FIGHTERS 2002 – free for 48 hours + China New Year sale up to 90% off!

THE KING OF FIGHTERS 2002  – free for 48 hours + China New Year sale up to 90% off!

Come by the GOG.com front page and grab King of Fighters 2002 – free for 48 hours, until February 15, 2 PM UTC. A classic NeoGeo arcade fighter, King of Fighters 2002 is beloved for its broad roster of fighters and intense competitive gameplay, earning it a spot in the “Top Ten Video Game List” by Japan’s arcade-gaming magazine, Monthly Arcadia. This Game is available native for Mac, so this means download and play.

The free game action comes with the Chinese New Year, Lunar New Year, Spring Festival… regardless of what you call it, it calls for celebration! And so GOG brings hundreds of deals on games you should play in The Year of the Dog up to 90% off. Remember Flash Deals? They’re back on GOG.com! Relive the anticipation, the satisfaction, that feeling when you get a ridiculous deal right before it’s gone. Flash Deals come and go every hour!

Check out the deals on GOG.com up here…

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