WCOC Plugin-a-Palooza: WP Art Store – Chris Reynolds at WebDevStudios.com

By Chris Reynolds of WebDevStudios This year, WordCamp Orange County (coming up on June 6th and 7th) is doing something a little different. Plugin-a-Palooza a plugin-building hackathon/competition that they first announced back in February. The rules are pretty simple: pitch a plugin idea, get it approved, write a plugin, submit it by a specific time, make sure […]

GDILA.org Women in Coding: A Day in the Life Vol 1 w/Machicki Yasuda

Girl Develop It Los Angeles Chapter launched a new website as well as a new series featuring a day in the life of a woman coder and how they got there. “If you’re waiting for someone’s permission to do this, don’t. It’s not going to come. You just have to do it.” ~ Machiko Yasuda […]

“The Customizer API” – WordPress Theme Developer Handbook

The Customizer is a framework for live-previewing any change to WordPress. It provides a simple and consistent interface for users to customize various aspects of their theme and their site, from colors and layouts to widgets, menus, and more. Themes and plugins alike can add custom options to the Customizer. The Customizer is the canonical […]

Pay It Forward with the WDS Holiday Charity Competition!

I work for an awesome company (WebDevStudios) that values philanthropy as much as I do and I am very proud to be a part of their charity efforts. For the holidays, we at WDS split into 3 teams, and each team has elected a favorite charity that they are raising money for: Codestarter.org, Freedom Projectz, […]