What is a Plugin? What is a Widget?

I seem to get asked this question a lot…what is the difference between a plugin and a widget? 

PLUGIN: 

A WORDPRESS PLUGIN is a program, or a set of one or more functions, written in the PHP scripting language, that adds a specific set of features or services to the WordPress weblog, which can be seamlessly integrated […]

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What is WordPress and Why Should I Care?

I have to confess—I’m in love. It’s a mad-crazy kind of love. No, I’m not shouting it from the rooftops or jumping over couches, but I’m not ashamed to say it. I’m in love, and the object of my affections is WordPress. As a web designer, I can’t say enough about how great WordPress […]

What Is a WordPress Plugin?

A WordPress Plugin (also known as a widget) is a program, or a set of one or more functions, written in the PHP scripting language, that adds a specific set of features or services to the WordPress weblog.  Plugins can be seamlessly integrated with the weblog using access points and methods provided by the […]