Tips & Tricks

The following are custom made solutions, code tips, tricks, and modifications that we’ve learned from or developed for your fellow VIP Hosting partners.

WordPress Coding Standards

Please follow the WordPress Coding Standards before submitting your code for review. This includes things such as using underscores instead of camelCase in function names, and dashes […]

Best Practices

As you know from Getting Started, in order to keep the WordPress.com environment safe and performing to your high standards, we review in detail all […]

Best Practices Introduction

As you know from Getting Started, in order to keep the WordPress.com environment safe and performing to your high standards, we review in detail all […]

Security Overview

Your code works, but is it safe? When writing code for the WordPress.com VIP environment, you’ll need to be extra cautious of how you handle […]

Custom User Roles

Sometimes the default roles and capabilities aren’t exactly what you need for your site. If you need to create new roles or modify existing ones, […]

Database Queries

As mentioned in the Best Practices Introduction, you should try and avoid direct database queries wherever possible and rely on WordPress API functions for fetching and […]