Intro to WordPress Development

Extending WordPress18 H 28 M

  • Fundamentals
    • Overview and Getting Started
    • Hooks and Filters
    • Shortcodes
    • Creating and Modifying Posts
    • The "Loop"
    • Custom Post Types
    • Taxonomies
    • Creating a Settings Page
    • Options and Transients
    • Settings Sections and Fields
    • Security Essentials
    • Widgets
    • Remote URLs
    • Coding Standards
    • Users
    • User Meta
    • Post Meta
    • Enqueue Scripts and Styles
    • Dashboard Widgets
    • WPDB
    • Customize the Login Page
    • WordPress and AJAX
    • WordPress Cron Jobs
    • Customizing the Admin Area
    • The Template Hierarchy
    • Child Themes
    • Themes: Header, Footer and Index
    • Using the Loop Inside Our Theme
    • Creating the Site's Navigation
    • Creating Page Templates
    • Setting Up Our Widget Areas
    • Activation and Deactivation Functions
    • Internationalization
  • Creating Our First Plugin
    • Creating Our First Plugin
    • Creating Our First Plugin Part 2
  • Creating a WordPress Site
    • Creating a WordPress Site
    • Creating a WordPress Site Part 2
    • Creating a WordPress Site Part 3
    • Creating a WordPress Site Part 4
    • Creating a WordPress Site Part 5
    • Adding Custom Post Types
    • Creating Theme Options
    • Extending the Customizer

Overview and Getting Started

28 M

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  • Episode Description

In this episode, we look at a brief history of WordPress and what it is used for. We then get our environment set up to begin working on our first WordPress function.

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