Private Bitbucket Repositories

A new update to GitHub Updater reorganizes the Settings page. Now the individual user enters their Bitbucket username and password. They must have at least Read privileges for each private Bitbucket repository. The next section of the Settings page has a checkbox for identifying private Bitbucket repositories. This setup should allow developers to add clients … Read more Private Bitbucket Repositories

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

Sporting a New Look

So @tommcfarlin has finally made his Mayer theme available for WordPress.org sites. I’ve been following Tom’s progress with Mayer and I had to make it my first purchased WordPress theme. I really appreciate Tom’s (and WordPress’) core philosophy, “decisions, not options”. It allows for much more efficient code. I’m really looking forward to how Mayer … Read more Sporting a New Look