Jim Reevior –

WP_Query is a crucial piece of WordPress. It pulls content from the database in order to display on the site. Knowing this powerful class allows developers to manipulate content within themes and plugins. But, with great power comes great responsibility. Jim will show how he has used WP_Query within the themes and plugins that drive the STAT website.

Bio

Jim Reevior is a web developer for STAT, a medical and life sciences publication of Boston Globe Media Partners.  He is a longtime technology lover, computer whisperer, WordPress developer and contributor, and also dabbles in DevOps.  Linux is his operating system of choice, although he can speak Windows, OS X and even DOS on occasion.