WordPress Theme Features

Theme features are a must-know for wordpress developers. Theme Features are a set of features defined by theme authors that allows a theme to register support of a certain feature. As of WordPress 3.1, theme features are: Post Thumbnails Navigation Menus Widgets Post Formats Custom Backgrounds Custom Headers Editor Style Automatic Feed Links Theme support … Read more

Drop-ins Plugins

WordPress drop-ins are custom php Must-Use files related to some core files such as db.php, advanced-cache.php and object-cache.php that you can place in the wp-content directory to override the core file with new functionality. List of WordPress Drop-Ins File Type of Plugin Loaded Context advanced-cache.php Advanced caching plugin. on WP_CACHE value Single db.php Custom database … Read more

Must Use Plugins

Must-Use plugins are standard wordpress plugins, just that they reside in the mu-plugins directory (wp-content/mu-plugins). Plugins residing in this directory are automatically activated. The only way to deactivate them is to delete the plugin files from the mu-plugins directory. The plugin files do not need to contain plugin headers, so you just need to create … Read more