Lessons Learned From Maintaining a WordPress Plug-In

Maintaining a WordPress Plug-In

Recently I released a WordPress plug-in for Google Analytics that adds a tracking code and dozens of various pieces of meta data to Blogs. Since the release of version 4, I’ve updated it 6 times, to the point where it’s now at version 4.0.6. In this article I would like to share my experiences in maintaining this and other WordPress plug-ins and other common practices that I’ve distilled from this work. The updates that I released had a couple of reasons, ranging from bug fixes to new features and also fixes in documentation.

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30 Tutorials Combining Both WordPress and jQuery

Take the most popular CMS, Wordpress, and then take the easiest and most versatile of Javscript libraries, jQuery, and you have a match made in heaven. Implementing jQuery within Wordpress is a lot easier than you would think, all you need is a little support from the huge WP community and a little patience, and you are good to go. Below you will find 30 Tutorials Combining both Wordpress and jQuery. Including jQuery in WordPress (The Right Way)

When you download jQuery, put it on your server and link to it from your header.php file in the <head> section, this can cause you problems. Some plugins use the jQuery library, and they are going to load it as well and on top of that already has the jQuery library included. This can cause problems. In this tutorial you will learn how to load up jQuery in your theme the smart (and intended) way, avoiding conflict ...