GitHub Updater & GitLab

GitLab Support I’ve finally been able to add support for GitLab in the GitHub Updater v4.5.0. Additionally, support for GitLab CE and GitLab Enterprise are also included. All that’s required is an additional header with the base URI for the GitLab server. As an example, GitLab CE: https://gitlab.example.com or GitLab Enterprise: https://gitlab.example.com. Extras for GitHub … Read more GitHub Updater & GitLab

Automatic Plugin & Theme Updating From GitHub – Part 3

GitHub v Bitbucket

I’ve been doing a lot of tweaking to GitHub Updater. The plugin now runs on the front-end and only for privileged users. This allows for a couple of things. It makes less overhead for the non-admin user. Second it allows for update services to do their thing. I’ve tested with several update services and iThemes … Read more Automatic Plugin & Theme Updating From GitHub – Part 3

Automatic Plugin & Theme Updating From GitHub – Part 1

About 10 months ago I decided to scratch an itch. I was running 3 or 4 different WordPress websites, including this one. I was also playing around customizing these sites by creating some one-off plugins and child themes. At the time I was doing a lot of cowboy coding on my own domains. Mostly because … Read more Automatic Plugin & Theme Updating From GitHub – Part 1