Speakers: Cory Webb

  • Cory Webb: Demystifying Gutenberg blocks – understanding first steps to becoming a Gutenberg developer

    Speaker: Cory Webb

    December 15, 2021 — Learn more about building custom Gutenberg blocks.

    How to even begin? What could you create? What tools to use?

    For a developer who hasn’t spent much time with JavaScript beyond tweaking a few jQuery scripts, approaching Gutenberg development can feel like an impenetrable fortress. The barriers to entry are daunting, with tools like React, JSX, Node.js, npm, and webpack evolving faster than ever.

    Navigate this maze of technologies and understand the essentials for starting Gutenberg development.

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  • Cory Webb: Your code stinks. WPCS can help – Part 2

    WordCamp San Diego 2018Speaker: Cory Webb

    May 2, 2018 — Part 2
    Very low volume due to broken lapel mic!

    WordPress coding standards exist for a reason. They provide a level of continuity among developers so that you can expect a certain level of quality and readability in code written for WordPress. WPCS is a set of rules PHPCS (PHP Code Sniffer) that makes it super easy to comply with WordPress coding standards by showing you the areas of your code that do not comply. In this workshop, we will cover setting up PHPCS with WPCS as well as other tools to help make your code beautiful.

  • Cory Webb: Your code stinks. WPCS can help – Part 1

    WordCamp San Diego 2018Speaker: Cory Webb

    May 2, 2018 — Very low volume due to broken lapel mic!

    WordPress coding standards exist for a reason. They provide a level of continuity among developers so that you can expect a certain level of quality and readability in code written for WordPress. WPCS is a set of rules PHPCS (PHP Code Sniffer) that makes it super easy to comply with WordPress coding standards by showing you the areas of your code that do not comply. In this workshop, we will cover setting up PHPCS with WPCS as well as other tools to help make your code beautiful.