WordSesh 3 on Saturday

I'm speaking at WordSesh 3 this Saturday at 9:00am UTC.   I will share my thoughts and experience with the WordPress Core and a bunch of other programming languages and platforms, comparing several architectural or design solutions. It's my third WordSesh and I'll definitely recommend it to anyone - 24 hours of live WordPress presentations is worth checking out!   Update: The video for my Code Architecture talk is already available: WordPress Slides WordPress Code Architecture from Mario Peshev Continue Reading

WordPress Code Architecture talk notes

I've presented the WordPress Code Architecture talk at WordCamp Netherlands this weekend in Utrecht and I got lots of positive replies from the local community members - thanks everyone for getting back to me! I've invested around 50 hours worth of time/effort in the presentation and I had to refactor it a few times until it gets to the point where it is now. The slides are available here, and I'll cover them with a few extra notes here. Again, this is a personal opinion of mine based on my experience and observations over other frameworks, platforms, programming languages and general concepts. I had a… Continue Reading

WordCamp The Netherlands – May 10-11

I'm flying to WordCamp The Netherlands  in 6 hours and I'm going to share my thoughts on the WordPress Code Architecture. I've been brainstorming on that subject for years, ever since I've started working with WordPress, being technically challenged compared to all the other programming languages and design patterns I was used to until then. My slides are constantly "in progress" but I hope that I'll be able to share some of my thoughts to the folks there that would lead to a productive discussion rather than flame wars and such. All related comments are welcome upfront as well! Continue Reading