Craft 3 Falling Into Place: News, Tips, Plugins and More.
Welcome to October. This is Dot All month, Oct 22-23, specifically. In case you're looking to join a bunch of Craft CMS people to learn and have some fun, you can still attend.
This issue has the usual mix of news, tips and plugins for your favorite CMS. I hope you enjoy it.
Let's hit the links.
Regarding the securityKey setting in Craft 3 beta 27
Also of note in Craft 3 beta 27 is the new
securityKey requirement. Your newly created Craft 3 sites should automatically generate this key into your .env file. Why is this happening? "Soon we will start encrypting sensitive DB data with it (like email passwords) that will be rendered useless if you lose/change the security key." Security is good.