Envato and WordPress
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Officially Partnering with Envato and WordPress

For the past several years, I’ve contributed a number of articles and premium tutorials to Envato specifically around WordPress. The

Object-Oriented Programming in WordPress
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The Beginner’s Guide to Object-Oriented Programming in WordPress

Comments are closed on this post. Please keep the discussion on each article in the series. When it comes to

Building Quality into WordPress Projects - A screenshot of the article.
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Building Quality into WordPress Projects: A Practical Example

Building quality into WordPress projects is a topic that sounds a little subjective or maybe even a bit esoteric. To

Deregistering WordPress Stylesheets
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Deregistering WordPress Stylesheets

Deregistering WordPress stylesheets is one of those things that we don’t always have to consider. If you’re starting a project

How to Work with WordPress Metadata
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How to Work with WordPress Metadata

One of the nicest APIs that the application offers is the WordPress Metadata API. It’s through this API that we’re

Learning WordPress
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Getting Started with Learning WordPress

Learning WordPress is one of those things that many of us are doing almost every single day. However, once we

Checkout WordPress via Subversion
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How To Checkout WordPress via Subversion

If you want to contribute, you’re going to need to know how to use Subversion to checkout WordPress from its

Laravel Valet for WordPress Deveopment
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Using Laravel Valet for WordPress Development

One of the latest options available for local development is using Laravel Valet for WordPress. This is now one of

PHP CodeSniffer with WordPress
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Installing PHP CodeSniffer with WordPress

In previous posts, I’ve talked about using PHP CodeSniffer with WordPress, how to install it (in a variety of ways),

Understanding Code Smells
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What Are Code Smells?

There are a lot of fun terms, like “code smells,” that come up in programming. And though they may have unusual

What Should I Build? How to Determine What to Build With WordPress.
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What Should I Build? Ideas for WordPress Projects.

Anyone who writes regardless of if it’s prose, creative writing, code, a blog post, or more is familiar with writer’s

What are WordPress Plugins?
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What Are WordPress Plugins, Anyway?

For those who work with WordPress on a daily basis, the ideas of WordPress themes, WordPress plugins, and other WordPress-related

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Understanding WordPress Hooks

WordPress hooks are arguably the foundational topic that developers need to learn and understand when it comes to building more advanced

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Custom WordPress Administration Pages

Creating custom WordPress administration pages isn’t always necessary if you’re going to use something like the Settings API. But if

Custom Admin Pages in WordPress
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Custom Admin Pages in WordPress

Custom admin pages in WordPress are one of those things that aren’t often needed if you’re using something like the

Namespacing and Autoloading in WordPress
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Using Namespacing and Autoloading in WordPress

It’s not hard to find criticism about namespacing and autoloading in WordPress, and lack thereof. As much as I’d like to