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Plugins & Resources for WordPress Contact Pages

by Jake Rocheleau
on May 27, 2013

in Wordpress

Any developers who are fairly knowledgeable in Wordpress must have toyed around building contact forms. These may be created as a new custom function in your themes folder, or possibly installed as a new plugin. The purpose is to give users a chance for sending questions or feedback on your site – which is commonplace by today’s standards.

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I want to use this article as a quick guide to building contact forms in Wordpress. The contact page itself can be created like any old simple Wordpress page. Or alternatively you could even build a new custom post type in your theme. But the best methods will change based on the needs of each project, so keep this in mind at all times.

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WordPress Bootcamp: Ending Soon

by brantwilson
on May 20, 2013

in Wordpress

Just a quick reminder: Registration on LearnWebDevelopment.com’s WordPress Bootcamp is ending this week – May 23, 2013 at midnight.

If you want to learn WordPress – and create your first website in just a few days – this is the bootcamp for you! You’ll learn how to build a fully-functioning website using WordPress faster than ever before. Grab your seat today.

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Helpful Tutorials for Building your First WordPress Plugin

by Jake Rocheleau
on May 10, 2013

in Wordpress

Even developers who are familiar with the backend Wordpress infrastructure may not have an easy time getting into plugin development. This requires a sincere level of commitment to study the ideologies and best practices. And although this will not take more than a week at most, it definitely requires a strong attitude towards working in PHP.

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I want to present a small collection of online tutorials geared towards educating new users about plugin development. If you are not familiar programming in PHP then this may be a step too far. Learning how to theme Wordpress may be an easier place to get started. But I think anybody with a firm commitment will be able to learn this system quickly and efficiently.

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