Articles about Web Development

WordPress Hooks: Actions and Filters

WordPress Hooks: Actions and Filters

If you understand WordPress hooks you understand one of the key elements that makes WordPress powerful. You also gain a sense of how well theme/plugin authors understand WordPress, and how friendly their code is to other developers to build upon.

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Migrating WordPress Sites

Migrating WordPress Sites

Moving a WordPress site, whether it’s to your local environment or to a new server, is a common task with some potentially confusing issues. Typically there are three migration scenarios, broken down in this post along with things to look out for.

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Git Workflow with WordPress

Git Workflow with WordPress

If there was a way to streamline your code backup, development, and deployment would you do it? Git is a solid solution, but benefits from some fine tuning to improve WordPress development.

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S2member Remove Restrictions for Specific Posts

S2member Remove Restrictions for Specific Posts

Sometimes you have a set of custom posts that you want locked down from non-subscribers. Sometimes you want a couple pieces of this content to be available publicly. Unfortunately there’s not a well documented way to do this, and the last thread on the topic received the response that “there isn’t that yet.”

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WordPress Security

WordPress Security

As the popularity of WordPress continues to grow it becomes a juicier target for automated bots. These bots exploit vulnerabilities in unsecured WordPress installs, or default settings.

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