The different types of add-on, part 1 - plugins
2nd March, 2019 in #Plugins
This article is part of the The different types of add-on series
Plugins are the simplest type of add-on to create and allow you to add new front-end template tags.
Plugins can be used to keep PHP out of templates which is often beneficial from a speed point of view.
Plugins are the easiest add-on to develop as they are a single PHP file (other than the addon.setup.php file).
Area of use: within templates