10 Tips To Build & Sell WordPress Plugins
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10 Tips To Build & Sell WordPress Plugins

Learn how to code WordPress plugins in PHP using Bootstrap and Font Awesome and get marketing tips for selling it
5.0 (1 rating)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
239 students enrolled
Last updated 5/2015
English
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Includes:
  • 2 hours on-demand video
  • 2 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Learn how to plan a marketing strategy and create a Minimal Viable Product out of your plugin idea
  • Build a plugin from scratch using PHP, JavaScript, jQuery and CSS3 to create an appealing and interactive design
  • Attract customers with a solid promotional strategy and learn how to increase profits by offering quality support
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Requirements
  • It is recommended you have installed WordPress and Notepad++ on your local computer
  • Students need to have basic knowledge of PHP, HTML and JavaScript
Description

Learning how to code and sell WordPress plugins can be easy and fun, conveniently packed into 10 tips and 3 hours of video lectures.

After completing this course you will be able to answer these questions:

  • What is your minimal viable product or plugin (MVP)?
  • Which target market is covered with this plugin?
  • How to create a file and folder structure for your plugin?
  • Which frameworks and scripts you can use to speed up development time?
  • To which marketplace you would like to upload your plugin?
  • How can you offer quality customer support?

In order to become a premium WordPress plugin designer and seller you will need the following:

  • Get Basic Knowledge About Setting Up Websites & WordPress Plugins, learn the basics of web design – setting up a domain, hosting, installing and configuring WordPress.
  • Build a Minimal Viable Product (MVP) of your plugin using certain tools and choose your functionality requirements as goals to achieve when writing the code of the plugin
  • Do a Marketing Research using various types of research and ways to communicate with your target audience
  • Find & Focus on a Target Market are your specific features of the product and promotional strategy that is focused on a segment of the plugins market
  • Create a Simple Well-organized Structure and learn what is the best way to organize your files and folders
  • Learn if you need pre-made free scripts and frameworks like Bootstrap and Font Awesome and Speed up Development by learning how to write your code
  • What can you do to improve the design, learn the latest CSS3 tricks to get things transformed, rotated, faded out or use jQuery functions for the same thing
  • Various tactics and methods of how to have a proper Testing & Fixing Bugs process that will lead to a responsive, sophisticated and flow-less plugin
  • Upload To a Marketplace by following the marketplace guidelines
  • How to Create Cool Marketing Promos and attract a lot of attention
  • Engaging Customers & Continuous Support

Biography of the instructor

Founder and instructor Dimitar Atanasov have a bachelor degree in electronic business, have passed tests like WordPress and PHP with flying colors and hold the 1st place with Bootstrap on Upwork tests.

His experience includes the Wordpress platform, Magento, Zen Cart, Facebook apps, flash-based applications, custom-made web sites, tools or applications made from scratch with PHP, JavaScript, Ajax and Jquery, Cron jobs, GIT, SSL, Font Awesome, Columnizer, FitVids etc.

You can view the submitted and approved plugins on the CodeCanyon store with the link above.

Who is the target audience?
  • These 10 tips will help you improve your organizational, coding and marketing skills
  • Best suited for web designers who would like to make more profits
  • Freelancers who don't know a lot about WordPress
  • Not suited for people who don't know what is WordPress or have never worked with WordPress
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Curriculum For This Course
15 Lectures
02:07:56
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Introduction
2 Lectures 20:04

Why is this course so important? What are the main objectives of the course?

Preview 09:19

Learning some of the basics of the web - setting up a domain name and hosting, installing WordPress, selecting a theme and adding new plugins.

Preview 10:45
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10 Tips
10 Lectures 01:37:44

Learn how to create your own marketing research for your plugin idea.

Tip 1: Research, Research, Research
08:43

Which segment is your marketing strategy focused on?

Tip 2: Find & Focus on a Target Market
07:13

How to build a business and where to find profitable ideas about building a WordPress plugin.

Tip 3: Minimal Viable Product (MVP) Mockup
13:34

How to create a structure of files, folders and frameworks like Bootstrap?

Tip 4: Create a Simple, Well-organized Structure
15:08

Creating a plugin from scratch, using WordPress functions and creating new PHP functions.

Tip 5: Writing the Code
13:12

Use CSS3 and jQuery scripts to animate elements of your plugin interface.

Tip 6: Design, Design, Design
12:29

Testing process that will lead to a responsive, sophisticated and flow-less plugin.

Tip 7: Testing & Fixing Bugs
07:14

Uploading process and guildelines of the marketplace.

Tip 8: Uploading to a Marketplace
05:54

Learn how to create some cool images, videos and other promotional materials and building your promotion strategy.

Tip 9: Create Cool Marketing Promos
08:27

How to offer continuous support to your customers.

Tip 10: Engage Customers & Offer Continuous Support
05:50
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Conclusion
3 Lectures 03:08

Summary of the key points of the course.

Summary & Conclusion
03:08

Other tools and applications to help you with the development of WordPress plugins and the marketing strategy.

Additional Tools & Tips
1 page

Downloadable "Coming soon" plugin with documentation.

Get Free Plugin
6 pages
About the Instructor
Wpicode Learning Solutions
5.0 Average rating
1 Review
239 Students
1 Course
Welcome!

The Wpicode team has years of experience in the development of WordPress themes and plugins, consulting, selling plugins, creating custom web and e-commerce solutions. With a ton of valuable know-how and practical experience we are ready to take the next step and disseminate this information with our students.

Founder and instructor Dimitar Atanasov have a bachelor degree in electronic business, have passed tests like WordPress and PHP with flying colors and hold the 1st place with Bootstrap on Upwork tests.

His experience includes the Wordpress platform, Magento, Zen Cart, Facebook apps, flash-based applications, custom-made web sites, tools or applications made from scratch with PHP, JavaScript, Ajax and Jquery, Cron jobs, GIT, SSL, Font Awesome, Columnizer, FitVids etc.

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