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#37399 closed enhancement (fixed)

Reference the Plugin Developer Handbook instead of the Codex in readme

Reported by: morganestes Owned by: DrewAPicture
Milestone: 4.6 Priority: low
Severity: minor Version: 4.6
Component: Help/About Keywords: has-patch
Focuses: Cc:


Since the Plugin Developer Handbook is available and robust, we should consider linking to it instead of the Codex page on the Plugin API on the readme.html page.

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37399.diff (1.0 KB) - added by morganestes 22 months ago.
Remove extraneous title attribute from Plugin Handbook link

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Change History (5)

#1 @DrewAPicture
22 months ago

  • Component changed from General to Help/About
  • Owner set to DrewAPicture
  • Status changed from new to reviewing

Yes. Lets.

#2 @swissspidy
22 months ago

We should probably remove the title attribute as well.

22 months ago

Remove extraneous title attribute from Plugin Handbook link

#3 @DrewAPicture
22 months ago

  • Milestone changed from Awaiting Review to 4.6

#4 @DrewAPicture
22 months ago

  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from reviewing to closed

In 38105:

Readme: Link to the Plugin Developer Handbook on DevHub as the primary resource for information on extending WordPress.

The Plugin API article in the Codex is no longer actively maintained.

Props morganestes.
Fixes #37399.

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