Getting started with Add-ons

Craft custom Add-ons and extensions that push the boundaries of Local and revolutionize the day-to-day work of over 150,000 WordPress developers around the globe!

How to use this guide

With Local Add-ons, you can modify or extend functionality easily with our hooks API. If your Add-on requires UI, you can then use our UI components within these layouts to assemble a fantastic and delightful interface for your add-on. This guide will help ensure an Add-on that works great, looks even better, and fits like a dream inside of Local.

We've broken the guide down into a few quick sections to get you up-and-running in no time.

  1. Designing your Add-on

  2. Building your Add-on