Recently we were approached to develop a plugin for WordPress that would allow the wordpress content editor to click a button on the text editor, enter a URL of a Flubit product and embed the product onto the page with a link. This would then be hosted on the flubit blog and allow them to drive traffic towards particular products. The initial request was that this information would be scraped from the flubit site and parsed into the desired format.
The third solution was to make use of the API that existed (and only came to light at this point) which works with no issues. We enjoyed working on the project and took a lot from it in, the key factor, as always, is not to give up as there’s always more than one way to solve a problem.
The Front-end result