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