My experience creating a full site editing theme for the WordPress theme directoryRead This Post: My experience creating a full site editing theme for the WordPress theme directory
In June 2022, I released my first WordPress block theme to the theme directory for people to use. It was an attempt to really understand what it’s like to create a theme in a full site editing world. Here’s what I learned about that.
Developing with WP RigRead This Post: Developing with WP Rig
If you’re looking for a great starter theme to build your next WordPress theme on, you might want to check out WP Rig. It’s got everything a developer could want.
How to preload your CSS and why you shouldRead This Post: How to preload your CSS and why you should
The value of open sourceRead This Post: The value of open source
What’s the value in using and contributing to an open source project? Well beyond the price, it’s really quite remarkable.
Creating Gutenberg blocks with Advanced Custom FieldsRead This Post: Creating Gutenberg blocks with Advanced Custom Fields
After WordPress 5.0 everyone needs to take a breathRead This Post: After WordPress 5.0 everyone needs to take a breath
WordPress 5.0 came out last week and was met with almost every emotion under the sun. There’s at least a bit of a divide in the community. So now what?
Object-oriented programming in a Gutenberg worldRead This Post: Object-oriented programming in a Gutenberg world
So now that we know why object-oriented programming might be good for your next WordPress plugin, let’s try it with a plugin that creates custom Gutenberg blocks.
Object-oriented programming in WordPress pluginsRead This Post: Object-oriented programming in WordPress plugins
Creating a WordPress plugin is pretty simple. It’s just another functions.php file, right? But what if you tried creating a plugin with object-oriented programming.
Patience will be needed with GutenbergRead This Post: Patience will be needed with Gutenberg
Gutenberg continues to be a divisive topic inside the WordPress sphere. But as you begin to try out the new editor, heed this advice: be patient.
My Git setupRead This Post: My Git setup
Getting going with a Git workflow can be a bit of a challenge at first. So here’s how I set up my projects to help get you started.