How to Host Your Open-Source WordPress Theme on GitHub

Publishing an open-source WordPress theme sounds relatively simple if you follow the steps provided in the Theme Developer Handbook. However, what happens once a piece of code breaks the theme, while you’re in the middle of developing another feature? Without a way to easily track and manage code, your theme may soon become unorganized and unwieldy.…

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Innovating With Headless WordPress

The decoupled or “headless” CMS is rising in popularity among developers because of its capabilities for innovation, flexibility, and future-proofing. Building WordPress-powered websites via the WordPress REST API and the Create React App is a relatively new, but very powerful phenomenon. During the 2017 WP Engine Summit, Phil Crumm, Director of Strategy at 10up, and…

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Logging WordPress Bugs with Wonolog

All developers spend a lot of time debugging code. The thing that makes this frustrating is that it isn’t always obvious what the exact problem is, and people are left guessing. As someone who provides support for WordPress users for all experience levels, I hate saying “something is wrong, we’re going to have to do…

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