HighEdWeb Assocation
The Annual Conference for Higher Education Web Professionals, Austin, Texas, October 23-26, 2011

Session Details

Plug It In: Writing Better WordPress Plugins

TPR42 Technical: Propeller Hats Required Track

Hill Country A & B


Writing a WordPress plugin can be extremely simple, but in order to write a good WordPress plugin, it takes a little more work. I will walk you through five simple tips to help improve your WordPress development skills and techniques.Some of the topics covered in this presentation are:Making your plugin extendable - allowing other developers to add functionality to your plugin without having to modify the plugin itselfAvoiding conflicts with other pluginsMaking your plugin multisite (and even multi-network) compatibleHelping to future-proof your pluginSpiffying up your readme file