‘User Roles’ Videos

  • Felix Arntz: Berechtigungsgetriebene Entwicklung

    Felix Arntz: Berechtigungsgetriebene Entwicklung

    WordCamp Retreat Soltau 2018Speaker: Felix Arntz

    May 6, 2018 — Deine Plugin-Funktionalität mit spezifischen Berechtigungen durch die WordPress Capabilities API abzusichern sollte eigentlich ein Best Practice sein, doch die API wird noch immer häufig übersehen. Die Verwendung der Capabilities API erlaubt anderen Entwicklern, dein Plugin haargenau an die spezifischen Bedingungen des jeweiligen Projekts anzupassen, und kann zudem sogar Sicherheitslücken vorbeugen. Dieser Vortrag erklärt die Funktionalität der API und zeigt anhand eines ausführlichen Beispiels, wie man die API in einem Plugin verwendet. Weiterführend wird auch gezeigt, wie man als externer Entwickler ein Drittanbieter-Plugin entsprechend anpassen kann.

  • Aaron Jorbin: An Exploration Of Users And Roles

    Aaron Jorbin: An Exploration Of Users And Roles

    WordCamp D.C. 2017Speaker: Aaron Jorbin

    November 9, 2017 — Once your site scales beyond a single user, you need to think about the role that they have. First we will look through the user system of WordPress to understand what each role means out of the box. Then, armed with that knowledge we will look at customizing roles, creating our own, and even alternatives we can use. If you administer or are a product manager/owner of a multi-user WordPress site, this is your chance to better understand the User system of WordPress.

  • John Blackbourn: A Deep Dive into the User Roles and Capabilities API

    John Blackbourn: A Deep Dive into the User Roles and Capabilities API

    WordCamp Europe 2017Speaker: John Blackbourn

    June 30, 2017 — The user roles and capabilities API is one of the most powerful APIs in WordPress. With it you can allow, deny, and customise access to features in WordPress to a fine grained level. In this presentation, I’ll talk through the basics and go on to explain some of the more interesting and advanced use cases of working with roles and capabilities.

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  • John Blackbourn: A Deep Dive into the User Roles and Capabilities API

    John Blackbourn: A Deep Dive into the User Roles and Capabilities API

    WordCamp Torino 2017Speaker: John Blackbourn

    April 14, 2017 — The user roles and capabilities API is one of the most powerful APIs in WordPress. With it you can allow, deny, and customise access to features in WordPress to a fine grained level. In this presentation, I’ll talk through the basics and go on to explain some of the more interesting and advanced use cases of working with roles and capabilities.

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