Backend

  • Best Practices

    Backend-specific best practices.

  • Caching

    How and when to make use of various caching functionalities.

  • Performance

    Considerations on backend performance.

  • Security

    Securing the backend side of things.

These standards apply to the WordPress-powered backend which powers all of our sites. This also includes external components around WordPress, such as CDNs.

The preferred spelling is always “backend” without hyphenation, to match “frontend”.