I wasn't able to WordCamp Orange County in 2013, but if I had, I would have enjoyed checking out this cool talk in person. The presenter, Alex Vasquez, does a good job explaining the differences and similarities between frameworks, parent/child themes, and starter themes. His slide deck has some awesome illustrations.
Brad Williams has long been considered a leading person on WordPress security. I've had the opportunity to see him speak a number of times and if you haven't, I would really suggest you check out one his latest talks from WordCamp Phoenix. I will be doing an upcoming course on WordPress security for Treehouse and … Continue reading If You Haven’t Seen Brad Williams Speak in Person on WordPress Security, Watch This!
As someone who worked for Blackboard for a year and has used a number of different LMS at the middle, high school, college, and University level, I liked watching this video from Maria Erb on the topic. In my opinion, using WordPress and Sensei from WooThemes, you can create a a pretty great LMS replacement.
Gotta love the catchy title on this post from George Stephanis's talk from WordCamp Philly: "The Seven Deadly Theming Sins" http://s0.videopress.com/player.swf?v=1.03 You know it's good cause George works for Automatic 😉
Troy Dean did a great presentation at WordCamp Melbourne (which I was supposed to be at but missed ) on how to charge more for your work. I think I may have even posted about this before, but I came across it again and still feel it's worth checking out.
I remember when P2 came out as the internal blog theme that the WordPress.com team used. Now we have a nice WordPress talk the UX of the theme from Michele Mizejewski. http://s0.videopress.com/player.swf?v=1.03
Very cool insights here from educator and WordPresser John Caserta.
Custom post types and fields have been out for a while and the plugin market for them has gotten to the point where there are two strong options: Custom Post Types UI and Advanced Custom Fields. Why no one has made an awesome plugin that combines these has baffled me. Thanks MasterPress for changing this. … Continue reading Oh Yeah, I’m Excited About MasterPress
Check out this great video from Philip Arthur Moore http://s0.videopress.com/player.swf?v=1.03 In the video he talks about a few major approaches to creating WordPress themes: Parent and child themes Theme frameworks Starter themes From scratch You can also find a nice write up he did of the content over on the Codepoet blog. He also has … Continue reading Great Video on How Automattic Approaches Theme Development
I enjoyed this talk from Eric Mann on building a WordPress plugin