Pathways
Plugin Development

Plugin Development

Craft just doesn't do enough for you and you're ready to extend it with a module or plugin. PHP experience necessary.

The Plugin Development pathway is made up of the following material:

1 Getting Started with Craft Plugin Development In this mini-course plugin developer Ben Croker walks through some Craft plugin development fundamentals. Learn the steps involved in setting up a basic plugin, how to add a Settings page, and more.
2 Building a Craft Module Ryan and Andrew talk about what a Craft module is, when to build one instead of a plugin, and then they build a simple module live.
3 Craft Plugin Development In-Depth Join plugin developer Ben Croker on a journey of exploring Craft plugins in-depth. Go beyond and the basics and learn how and why plugins work the way they do. Along the way improve your own plugin development chops and learn how to write better plugins.