This post is aimed at plugin developers but also to regular users. As a plugin developer, one of the important pricing decisions you will make, is what level of discount you will offer for license renewals.
I’ve had a couple of cases where I downloaded a plugin, then needed to make some modifications and disable updating to make sure those changes are not overwritten when the next version came out. Ever wondered how plugin updates can be disabled? Here’s how to do it.
A few weeks ago I got curious to examine exactly how WordPress Core, plugins and themes are update. You know the drill from a user point of view. You get the update notification in your admin, you click update and everything is updated painlessly (usually). But what exactly is happening behind the scenes?