‘Documentation Standards’ Videos

  • Matt Graham: Not just witty comments in your code: Documentation best practices for themes, plugins and APIs

    Matt Graham: Not just witty comments in your code: Documentation best practices for themes, plugins and APIs

    WordCamp Hamilton 2019Speaker: Matt Graham

    August 4, 2019 — As a developer in the WordPress ecosystem, you’re part of a large open source community; and being part of a community, being a good neighbour goes a long way. You’re thinking of or already developing components for WordPress, but developing is just the beginning: allowing your code to be used or modified easily will get you more goodwill within the community. That means documentation; meaning useful code comments, user manuals and API docs.

    We’ll discuss documentation standards, best practices, and how to make your users and other developers sing your praises.