Carl Alexander digs deep and shares some advice on how to work with the WordPress Options API, covering topics from autoloading to actions and filters.
Bob puts out so much writing and audio at Do the Woo and has so many different people featured, it’s hard to keep up! These are some recent ones I’ve taken note of but didn’t get into a post or newsletter. Definitely worth a listen:
Carl Alexander has an in-depth look at a modern server stack, which is based on his WordCamp San Diego talk.
Carl Alexander has written the most complete and comprehensive guide on formatting PHP strings that I’ve ever seen.
Here’s a glimpse of what’s going on in the world of design and development in the WordPress space this past week. As I look around the Post Status Slack and the chatter on Twitter, this week has been filled with conversations emphasizing the struggle of running a business as a solo devpreneur.
Carl Alexander talks about PHP’s reflection API on a high level, looking at the reflection classes that you’re most likely to use. As a developer, I found this very informative. As Carl notes, there are a lot of unique uses for reflections.
Carl Alexander continues his streak of good development articles with this recent post showing how developers can manage many classes with a “main plugin class.”