Some incomplete ideas I've been noodling on that I want to make public. Ultimately, the goal is: the vast majority of WordPress users are excited and should be able to use Gutenberg on day one. Fundamentally, this breaks down into two objectives: Make the end-user experience is so good that WordPress users actively want to […]
I’m working on a new project (the kind you wake up at 3 am to hack on). It’s called Bylines, a modern multi-author publishing plugin for WordPress.
MVP is a reincarnation of Co-Authors Plus. From there, I plan to iterate on a feature set relevant to the multi-author publishing workflow.
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A helpful checklist you can follow when releasing a WordPress.org.
stephenharris/wp-readme-to-markdown. If you maintain any WordPress plugins on Github, this is pretty freaking awesome.
Co-Authors Plus makes it possible to assign multiple bylines to posts, pages, and custom post types via a search-as-you-type meta box. Thanks to Mike Patek at Vocativ, version 3.1 includes co-author management via Quick Edit: Also in this release: Updated Spanish translation, courtesy of sergiomajluf. Now matches core behavior when displaying author archive on multisite: user […]
On Twitter this morning, I asked: How do you feel about having clients sponsor development of specific features? Good idea or fraught w/ problems? Apparently this dilemma resonates with developers: Rarst: “sounds better in theory than works in practice, from my limited experience” Boone: “Generally a good idea, as long as the client’s needs aren’t so […]
alleyinteractive/wp-redis. Object cache drop-in using Redis as the backend.
Barley: The inline editor for everyone. Change the web. Pretty slick frontend content-creation experience for WordPress. (via Spittle)
Idea: WordPress plugin for wp-cli so I could use the latter in the WordPress admin. Like Hopscotch, but installed on the site instead of as a browser extension. A sort of power user mode for the WordPress admin.
P2 By Email v1.0 released. New plugin lets you get instant email notifications of all new posts and comments, reply by email to those notifications, or create new posts by email.