Why rely on third-party plugins for WordPress when you can create your own? This book shows you how with a series of brilliant recipes and code examples, taking your skills to a whole new level of customization.
Learn to create plugins and configuration panels in order to bring new capabilities to WordPress
Tailor WordPress to your needs with new content types, custom widgets, and fancy jQuery elements, without breaching security needs
Detailed instructions on how to achieve each task, followed by clear explanations of concepts featured in each recipe
WordPress is a popular, powerful, and open Content Management System. Learning to extend its core capabilities allows you to unleash its full potential, whether you're an administrator who cannot find the right extension, or a developer with a great idea to enhance the platform for the community, or a website designer/developer working to fulfill a client's needs.
"WordPress Plugin Development Cookbook" is the perfect companion for plugin developers, offering easy-to-follow instructions to accomplish tasks that range from basic plugin creation and configuration to advanced customization techniques. Each topic is illustrated through realistic examples showing how it can be applied to solve common problems, followed by explanations of all concepts used.
Create WordPress plugins of varying complexity, from a few lines that change a specific function to complex extensions that provide intricate new capabilities.
"WordPress Plugin Development Cookbook" provides you with tools to create any plugin you can imagine.