Starting a plugin business these days is hard. The market feels saturated and it looks like that everything you think of is already there. In such a saturated market, how will people find your plugin? I have thought of the same thing. I’ve decided that I want to focus on developing (and a little marketing) but I don’t want to lose my energy on maintaining a licensing solution. In this article, I’ll try to make it easier for you to start a plugin business with Freemius.
Automating is something that you’ll eventually need when developing. If you’re building plugins or custom solutions, you’ll want to automate some operations when a content gets published. WordPress offers scheduling of custom post types out of the box. Let’s see how can we hook on that and automate our code.
Gutenberg is coming and if your WordPress plugin is using shortcodes, you might consider building Gutenberg blocks out of the shortcodes. In this tutorial, we will not learn about converting shortcodes into Gutenberg blocks. We will learn how we can integrate Gutenberg blocks into your existing plugins.
WooCommerce comes with several email templates out of the box. It also provides you with a way to register your own emails which are going to be sent on some events. In this tutorial we will learn how to create a new custom WooCommerce Email.
When you’re developing plugins, themes or even custom solutions, you might provide your clients a way to insert custom scripts or styles. When that comes, we usually tend to use the classic textarea field for that. WordPress ships with their own code editor, so why not enhance the user experience by providing a nice way of editing the code? In this tutorial, you’ll see how to use the WordPress Code Editor and integrate it with your own plugin or themes.