[wp-hackers] GSoC 2010, WordPress.org Profiles

Mike Schinkel mikeschinkel at newclarity.net
Sun Mar 21 01:12:14 UTC 2010

On Mar 20, 2010, at 9:03 PM, Stas Sușcov wrote:
> Anyway it's a tricky subject. As for now, I think using post types is an
> overhead comparing to writing some clean code that uses the db directly
> and own tables layout...

That overhead brings along lots of benefits, see the long list where each bullet starts with "Having..."


> Plus, it will offer me the freedom of creating
> spiders and scripts that can directly update the db, without taking into
> account the WordPress itself.

Please, please don't add new tables.  


More information about the wp-hackers mailing list