I would recommend this book to everyone that is thinking of creating there first plug in.
There have been several aspiring developers that have approached me saying they needed a start-from-the-basics WordPress plugin development book.
This is an outstanding book and was definitely worth the 2-month pre-order wait to have a physical copy on my desk to mark up and turn back to.
I purchased this book because of the author. I had read a short article and like his direct, to the point style at a technical level that met my needs (intermediate to advanced... Read morePublished 11 months ago by D. Jeffrey Blumenthal
I am a novice when it comes to PHP programming and WordPress development. This book does a good job of explaining the ins and outs of the WordPress system. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Acton Gorton
I thought that searching de codex is enough to start understanding a lot of things about plugin development, but in this book has all the things you need in a single place and tips... Read morePublished 14 months ago by Gabriel
Either the book is extremely well written, or my programming skills are getting much better?
Maybe it's a little of both, but I'll give the credit to the book. Read more
The book aims to provide a comprehensive resource for WordPress plugin developers but essentially falls short due to lack of organization and focus. Read morePublished 16 months ago by Anthony K Wells
This book is all you need to start a professional wp plugin!
Yo don't loose time, it goes straight to the point!
I was getting this book out of the library over and over for a few months. It is just chock full of great wordpress information.Published 20 months ago by Gary Holland
This book is the perfect reference book. It touches on all the topics you'll need to create a plugin for WordPress and it explains both the basics as well as the details in a very... Read morePublished 20 months ago by R of Scottsdale
The most thorough book on WP plugin development available; worth it's weight in gold!
This is one of the few WP's dev books that I keep on my desk within easy reach.