Previously mentioned on Post Status, there's a Front End Editor “Feature as Plugin” in the works. The idea of front end editing (aka “inline editing”) has been around for a long time and may make it into Drupal 8. Medium has used it to great effect. However, it comes with some dangers. I've described those and mocked up an alternative.
Drupalcon is happening, and Drupal founder Dries Buytaert has made his keynote slides available. They are highly informative and well worth looking through, even without the presentation audio. I’ll highlight the big items, but seriously just see the slides, because it’s good to peek across the fence (they are also beautiful). Drupal 8 has been in “feature…
If you’ve wanted to know how to add the jQuery datepicker to your site, here it is.
Scott Berkun spent a year working for Automattic as research for his upcoming book, A Year Without Pants. The book will focus on remote work, for which Automattic is well known. Berkun is going to, “share what I learned about creativity, productivity, and leadership from the kind of workplace that might be in everyone’s future.”…
Mario Peshev has reviewed a lot of themes for the WordPress theme review team. So he’s created a complimentary plugin called Theme Mentor, to assist theme reviewers (and theme makers) in accounting for various things that the theme check plugin doesn’t account for.
What is the WordPress Foundation, and who is in charge? These are the questions asked in this article – questions we should all be asking as the foundation wields its power without transparency.
Using the singleton pattern to disallow multiple instantiation of your class based plugin