Ryan started using WordPress way back in the early days and has developed sites and plugins ever since. He focuses mainly on back-end technologies.
Over the years he’s spoken at various WordCamps and other non-WordPress conferences. He also runs the Harrisburg WordPress Meetup Group.
In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his wife and 2 daughters. In the summer months he tends to his garden to keep his sanity and also loves to cook BBQ on his smoker.
Follow Ryan on Twitter: @ryancduff
Plugin development is easy. I mean, you just write some code, throw it in a plugin file and activate it, right?
In this session I’ll cover some best practices on how to get started writing plugins. I’ll go over essentials of how things work as well as how to leverage hooks and filters when writing plugins for the masses.