Turning Tricks: Using Action and Filter Hooks in WordPress

May 21, 2013

Hooks and Filters are one of the most powerful tools in your WordPress arsenal. They allow you to modify WordPress core (and many themes and plugins), without touching the main code. There are hundreds of Hooks and over a thousand Filters in WordPress, allowing you to do some fun things like modify your login page, or add code to your header or footer.

In this session, we’ll cover some of the most popular uses of hooks and actions, with some juicy examples. Finally we’ll talk about how you can create your own hooks for your plugins and themes enabling other developers to hook into your creations.

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