[wp-hackers] Idea: Widgets as custom post types

Brian Layman Bulk at thecodecave.com
Fri Mar 5 19:54:49 UTC 2010

> Why is a widgets table out of the question?
> I'm not agreeing with the push to treat widgets as a type of post.  They
aren't data -- they're structure.  In essence they're part of the theme if
nothing else.  > A very flexible part of the theme, but still -- part of the

Agreed.  A more appropriate  action would be to consider comments a post
type.  That would be a hard one to argue against especially because you
could even do things like promoting a comment to be a Post/top point in a
conversation. Not that I look forward to that expensive merge process..

-brian layman

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