Assuming you went for a month long vacation and wanted to check the most important WordPress happenings, then Know Thy WordPress is for you. I plan to bookmark most important WordPress related resources every month in this article series. Here we go:
* Twenty Twelve theme is available now. This will be the default theme in WordPress 3.5. Know what WordPress theme developers can learn from Twenty Twelve theme
* First WordPress community summit happens. Declares 2013 as the “Year of accessibility”
* Make WordPress adds more portals like Meta, accessibility . If you are interested in contributing to WordPress you should follow this.
* PluginChief offers recycle program for abandoned plugins.
* WordPress 3.5 Beta 2 is out. Test it for its awesome media management feature.
* Official WordPress theme design tutorial from ThemeShaper.
* How to run a membership site in WordPress – A tutorial by Justin Tadlock.