Developers, you know that there’s as much art as there is science to creating great code. 

The plugin and theme directory will soon highlight code quality as a key data point to help users decide which plugin or theme to install.   This feature, based on a code quality tool called Tide, aims to encourage developers to write cleaner code. And, with WordPress powering over 29% of the web, it’s incumbent on all of us to up our coding standards game.

Experience Level: Beginner, Intermediate

Target Audience: Developers, agencies, freelancers/consultants

Duration: 1 hour, 13 minutes (including Q&A)

In this session, we cover:

  • Why coding standards are important
  • Common mistakes even good developers make
  • Tips for becoming an even better developer
  • Resources available to learn more
  • What Tide is and what’s coming to

Our Expert Speakers:

  • Luke Carbis, Director of Product & Innovation, XWP
  • Steven Word, Innovation Program Manager, WP Engine


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