Contributing to WordPress Core for Absolute Beginners

This blog post details my first experience of contributing to WordPress Core, and hopefully it will provide a little help for any other budding contributors. Where to Start The WordPress.org website has a fantastic section for contributors, the section I was looking for in particular was the Make WordPress Core area of the website. It was here that …

Debug PHP with Vagrant using Xdebug and Sublime Text

Following hot on the trail of my recent post about getting started with Vagrant, I figured I would let you know how you can debug the PHP that is running on your Vagrant box with Xdebug, using your host IDE (in this case, everybody’s favourite editor Sublime Text). Xdebug will allow you to place breakpoints in …

Getting started with Vagrant

After my tutorial on how you can compile SCSS and JavaScript with Grunt, I figured I would delve into the world of setting up distributed development environments with Vagrant. However this tutorial will give you a good insight as to how Vagrant works, and if you have an urge to know how things work behind …