Podcast E074 – Site Specific Plugins

kswp-e74This week I talk about Site Specific Plugins, what they are & how to create and use them.

Upcoming Events

Segment 1: In the News

Segment 2:  Site Specific Plugins – What are they and Why you need them



Plugin name – XYZ_SiteSpecificPlugin —   this is the only required line




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Snippets Examples

// Oembed in Widget

add_filter( ‘widget_text', array( $wp_embed, ‘run_shortcode' ), 8 );

add_filter( ‘widget_text', array( $wp_embed, ‘autoembed'), 8 );

// Shortcodes in Widget

add_filter(‘widget_text', ‘do_shortcode');

Segment 3: Tool of the Week