You sometimes ask yourself why it’s so hard finding a good WordPress developer. The reason for this is the following: WordPress is a mess in the eyes of normal php programmers. And if you are a programmer in any language you know how much you hate php. And then WordPress itself is a little inconsistent sometimes, this is getting better the last years, but still seems complicated, thats has a lot to do with a hyper sophisticated backwards compability. (Like this passage, click [emojized id=”1306″ count=”true”]) [Read more…]
Last month a collegue I met at WordCamp Zurich pointed me to the article Human Made Publishes Free WordPress REST API Whitepaper and in this article it was like its by Automattic which it is of course not. But all of the sudden it covers a few interesting facts.
I just want to summarize a few of the key points.
I am pretty sure you are just intrested in one subject of the title and its still a wonder for me how did you find this post. Just want to Update you with a short overview of recent thoughts and activities. Also want to give you a short preview of the next posts and articles.
Remember the image on the right? It is the open linked data cloud and you probably saw it already in a slide of some referee about the semantic web. There is a new development already planned since 2012. The WP API. What does it mean? Basically speaking it is a JSON interchange Format as REST Service for standard WordPress functionallity. They want to merge it two steps into the core of WordPress. [Read more…]