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How To Make A WordPress Plugin Extensible

by Benjamin Intal

Just when you thought you’ve finally found a plugin that does everything you need, there’s still that one tiny important thing it can’t do. Find out how to make your plugin extensible and reduce headache.

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Steve Faulkner, the person of the week

Person Of The Week

Steve Faulkner has been wearing many different hats in his career. An Australian living in London, Steve has been advocating web accessibility for years, and he co-edited several specifications including HTML5.1 and ARIA in HTML. Among other things, he created the Web Accessibility Toolbar and now maintains HTML5accessibility, while spending most of his time doing web accessibility work at The Paciello Group and writing about his findings and learnings. Thanks for pushing accessibility forward, Steve — your work doesn’t go unnoticed!

Phil Walton

Responsive Components

We don’t need to wait for container queries to start building responsive components that are based on the size of a containing element rather than the size of the browser viewport. We can start building them now. Phil Walton explains how.

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Design In Tech Report

What’s the most important characteristic in design in 2018 and also one that has proven its business value? Inclusive Design. For more design trends and patterns that are revolutionizing tech this year, check out the “Design in Tech Report”.

Design Systems

Is your pattern library up to date today? Alla Kholmatova has just finished a fully fledged book on Design Systems and how to get them right. With common traps, gotchas and the lessons she learned. Hardcover, eBook. Just sayin'.

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