WordPress plugins: Where to begin

Here is one place you can start if you are looking for basic info on creating a plugin:

http://codex.wordpress.org/Writing_a_Plugin

 

Create a file in the plugins folder. Call it whatever you’d like.

 

Place a comment block at the top like this, filling in the info specific to your plugin:

At this point, you will see your Plugin in the plugins section of the site admin.