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September 7, 2012
by Graham
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WordPress Functionality Plugin to Accompany Functions.php

When customizing a Wordpress site it’s common practice to add tweaks and functionality to a theme’s functions.php file. As I learned recently however, this is not always the best approach.

An interesting article on WP Candy points out the disadvantage of linking site functionality to a theme that will inevitably change some day. The proposed solution is to create a functionality plugin separate from the functions file. Continue reading