EEConf Spring 2021 - But First… Parse Order and PHP in ExpressionEngine’s Templates

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📺 Description: Most of the time, ExpressionEngine’s template processing “just works” the way you’d expect it to.

But occasionally, especially when creating pages with complex interlocking functions, it’s important to understand just how EE processes each of the tags, variables, commands, PHP and embeds in a given template.

This is called Parse Order, and we’re going to walk you through it and test your understanding of it with some interactive quiz questions. We’ll also share some clever ways to work around Parse Order problems without an add-on.

↓ ↓Links↓ ↓ Parse Order Reference Guide: