Next month I will be speaking at WordCamp DFW (Dallas/Ft. Worth) on the benefits of using a workflows and continuous integration within your projects (from big to small). Come look for me at the event or send me a direct message on Twitter if you have any questions or recommendations!
WordPress 4.9 is out and if you are hosting on the Pantheon platform, you can use this bash script to update core easily using Terminus.
Recently I changed my post URLs to include the category before the post slug. While this is a redirect that WordPress can usually handle, I found that redirects coming from my old URL were not routing correct and this snippet fixes that issue.