WordPress as a 12 Factor Application

Love it or hate it, WordPress is here to stay. Powering over 25% of the web, it’s one of the most commonly used projects out there.

WordPress strive to make life easy for their end users first and foremost, but what if I told you that with less than an hour’s work you could make it a joy to work with for developers too?

By following the Twelve Factor App method (http://12factor.net/) we can deployWordPress in a way that makes it easy to develop for, easy to update and easy to maintain. Come and watch as we take a standard WordPress install and bring it into the future.

Michael is a polyglot software engineer, committed to reducing complexity in systems and making them more predictable. Working with a variety of languages and tools, he shares his technical expertise to audiences all around the world at user groups and conferences. You can follow @mheap on Twitter

Details

  • Event: PHP Berkshire
  • Date: Wednesday, 15th March 2017
  • Location: Reading, England