WP Plugin Development Build your own plugin

Learn to create your own WordPress Plugin – Step by Step
WP Plugin Development Build your own plugin
File Size :
495.23 MB
Total length :
3h 57m



Stefan Haberl


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WP Plugin Development Build your own plugin

What you’ll learn

It’s often the case that you’re looking for a specific functionality in already existing plugins, but the one you’re looking for is not captured by any of these. In this course you will learn how to create your own plugin to feed your needs or even those of your customers.
You will know about the basics of WP “behind the scenes”
Understanding Actions / Filters
Important knowledge about naming and possible conflicts
Enqueue concept for CSS and scripts
How to store data in a custom table
Security: How to check user capabilities, escaping and nonces
Localization: How to build your plugin multilingual
Cronjobs in WordPress

WP Plugin Development Build your own plugin


basic knowledge in WordPress, PHP, HTML
suggested basic knowledge in CSS, JS and SQL


WordPress is one of the most used CMS in the World!That brings up a lot of opportunities if you are a WordPress Developer 🙂
In this course you are learning step by step how to create an awesome WordPress Plugin from scratch!For your own needs or to sell it as a SaaS Business.
In the SaaS Business perspective WordPress offers you a HUGE amount of users (rapidly growing) which can be your potential customers. That means small business – big money!
So if you want the learn to create a fast & reliable Product for WordPress, which also meets the security standards today, then this course ist the right one for you!


Section 1: Introduction

Lecture 1 Basics about WordPress and plugins

Lecture 2 Setup the environment

Lecture 3 Install WP and the database

Lecture 4 Actions and Filters

Section 2: Plugin Basics

Lecture 5 Our first plugin

Lecture 6 Add an admin menu

Lecture 7 Settings page

Lecture 8 Using the Options API

Lecture 9 Enqueue your custom CSS / JS

Lecture 10 Files and Naming

Lecture 11 Object oriented programming

Section 3: Advanced concepts

Lecture 12 HTTP API and transients

Lecture 13 AJAX in WordPress plugins

Lecture 14 Create a custom database table

Lecture 15 Write data into your custom table

Section 4: Security aspects

Lecture 16 ABSPATH

Lecture 17 Checking permissions

Lecture 18 Validate inputs

Lecture 19 Validate outputs

Lecture 20 Nonces

Section 5: Translate your plugin

Lecture 21 Functions and Files

Lecture 22 Create POT File

Lecture 23 Translate your plugin strings

Lecture 24 Activate your translation

This course is created for anybody who wants to extend or change functionality within the WP core using an own self-made plugin.

Course Information:

Udemy | English | 3h 57m | 495.23 MB
Created by: Stefan Haberl

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