Should I use the WordPress REST API?

Should I use the WordPress REST API?

Kathleen Vignos provides six examples where Wired’s engineering team has used or is using the WordPress REST API, from related posts widgets, to liveblogs, to site synchronization.

The Jorbin Test

The Jorbin Test

The Joel Test has largely stood the test of time, yet there isn’t a WordPress specific version to help WordPress developers judge job opportunities. The Jorbin Test is the Joel Test, updated for the WordPress engineers of today.