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WordPress core 101

Last night’s London WordPress meetup was good. Hosted by a company called Headshift, we got a quick-fire run through beginner, intermediate and advanced-level topics. Emily Weber gave an overview of how, as a non-techie, she got the social networking site yeah! Hackney going using BuddyPress. Keith Devon heroically compressed WordPress theme development into 20 minutes. And Chris Adams gave an equally succinct tour of the WP core. This is an important topic for budding WP developers, I think. Do check out Chris’ slideshow for some good pointers about where to look to start to understand the important aspects of the process that the core goes through when processing a request:

And come along to the next meeting!