WordPress REST API Complete Beginners Guide
What you'll learn
- How HTTP and the WP REST API Works Under the Hood
- The Core Endpoints and Schema for the WordPress REST API
- How To Make HTTP Get Requests to the WordPress REST API
- Backbone and Node Client Side WordPress REST API Libraries
- Use WP REST API in Themes and Plugins
- Basic HTML - Know how to build a simple HTML page and work with HTML forms.
- Basic CSS - Know how to responsively style HTML pages with CSS.
- Basic JS - Know basic syntax, DOM and events.
- Basics WordPress Development (Check Out My Other Course)
In this course you get an in-depth introduction to working with the WordPress REST API.
The course then goes in depth over all of the routes, schema and endpoints in the WordPress REST API along with demos and practice getting different types of data from the WordPress REST API, including posts, pages, media and more.
Who this course is for:
- Anyone who wants to learn API Driven WordPress Development
- Anyone who wants to do Decoupled WordPress Development
- WordPress Theme and Plugin Developers
Zac Gordon is a professional educator. He has taught WordPress at the high school and college level, in code schools and online at sites like Treehouse. With a Masters in Education and experience working with students of all ages and skill levels, folks say Zac has a knack for explaining things and delivering lessons with enthusiasm.
In addition to teaching WordPress, Zac runs Web Hosting for Students, the worlds largest hosting company dedicated to students and teachers. WH4S provides $25 hosting accounts to students and provides hosting for several large college web programs around the world.