GiveWP - The #1 WordPress Fundraising Plugin
This plugin is the highest rated, most downloaded, and best supported donation plugin for WordPress. Built from the ground up for all your fundraising needs, GiveWP provides you with a powerful donation platform optimized for online giving that's both easy-to-use for beginners yet flexible for developers to craft their own unique giving experiences.
Welcome to the GiveWP GitHub repository. This is the core repository and heart of an ecosystem of active development. Here you can browse the source, look at open issues, and contribute to the project.
Many of our add-ons are in public repositories, however, the majority are private. If you have a legitimate need for access, please reach out to us and we'll be happy to grant you access. As well, we recommend all developers follow the GiveWP development blog to stay up to date on the latest features and changes. Happy coding!
This repository is not suitable for WordPress admin or donor support. Please don't use GitHub issues for non-development related support requests. Don't get us wrong, we're more than happy to help you! However, to get the support you need please use the following channels:
- WP.org Support Forums - for all free users.
- Priority Support - exclusively for our customers.
- GiveWP Documentation - for all admins.
🌱 Getting Started
If you're looking to contribute or actively develop on GiveWP, welcome! We're glad you're here. Please
- NPM npm command globally available in CLI
- Composer composer command globally available in CLI
💻 Local Development
To get started developing on the GiveWP platform you will need to perform the following steps:
- Create a new WordPress site with
give.testas the URL
cdinto your local plugins directory:
- Fork this repository from GitHub and then clone that into your plugins directory in a new
composer installto set up dependencies
npm installto get the necessary npm packages
- Activate the plugin in WordPress
npm run watchto start the watch process which will build the sass and script files and live reload using Browsersync
That's it. You're now ready to start development.
||Live reloads JS and SASS files. Typically you'll run this command before you start development. It's necessary to build the JS/CSS however if you're working strictly within PHP it may not be necessary to run.|
||Runs a one time build for development. No production files are created.|
||Builds the minified production files for release.|
||Run jest tests. Make sure that your docker container is running before running this command. Read more|
- Ensure that you have
SCRIPT_DEBUGenabled within your wp-config.php file. Here's a good example of wp-config.php for debugging:
// Enable WP_DEBUG mode define( 'WP_DEBUG', true ); // Enable Debug logging to the /wp-content/debug.log file define( 'WP_DEBUG_LOG', true ); // Loads unminified core files define( 'SCRIPT_DEBUG', true );
- Commit the
package.lockfile. Read more about why here.
- Your editor should recognize the
.editorconfigfiles within the Repo's root directory. Please only submit PRs following those coding style rulesets.
- Read CONTRIBUTING.md - it contains more about contributing to GiveWP.