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How to create a simple Wordpress plugin

Last year, I was working on some projects related to bloging platforms such as Wordpress, and I became really passionate about Wordpress during that time. Wordpress has become a very popular CMS, although originally it came as a blog publishing platform. One of the main reasons for this popularity may be it's powerful plugin architecture. So, I thought it's better to write a simple tutorial about how to create a simple plugin for Wordpress.

In this tutorial, I am giving the main priority for the simplicity since I need to show how easy to create a plugin for Wordpress. I highly recommend to improve the structure of code if you are going to use this for a complex project.

This simple plugin will show, the head lines of the latest posts in the bottom of each single post page, so that users will be able to navigate to the latest articles without moving back to the home page.

To check out the source code for this example :