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Development WordPress

Extending WordPress

A guide to building your first plugin, presented at the WordPress Stellenbosch Meetup on 30 January 2019.

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Divi

Why I’m not building any new Divi plugins, or adding features to any existing ones.

If you’re reading this because you found me through the various Divi Facebook communities, you probably know that I am/used to be a Divi plugin developer. You may have already purchased one of my plugins and found this link on the Atlantic Wave home page. When I first started in the WordPress space I built […]

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Divi WordPress

Going out with a bang!

We’re already halfway into the month of October, so this post is a little later than planned. I’ve just got back from a short break with my family and I’m recharged and ready to create new blog posts and plugins (or complete existing ones) until the end of the year. I thought it might be fun […]

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WordPress

When Last Login review

I’m a huge fan of simple plugins. My first plugin was a simple one. The Divi Image Overlay plugin was meant to do one thing, overlay an image onto another image with a nifty animation. Since it’s launch I’ve had one or two bugs to fix and a few requests to extend it further (which […]

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Development WordPress

5 SEO Mistakes to Avoid

A little background… Recently I was in the interesting position where plugin I had always used started giving me some hassles. For basic SEO functionality my go to install is the Yoast SEO plugin as it gives me the basic features I need and comes highly rated on WordPress.org. For my first client of the year I […]