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How to hook into and pass your plugin data though WordPress Autosave
// Must be in an external file or loaded at the end of wp_footer()
jQuery(document).ajaxSend(function(e, x, a) {
var awesome = 1; += '&' + jQuery.param( {is_awesome: awesome} );
add_action('save_post', 'autosave_save_custom');
function autosave_save_custom( $post ) {
if( wp_is_post_autosave($post) && isset( $_POST['is_awesome'] ) ) {
$is_awesome = intval( $_POST['is_awesome'] );
$post_id = $post->ID;
update_metadata( $post->post_type, $post_id, 'is_awesome', $is_awesome );
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nerrad commented Jul 4, 2013

dood this rocks, thanks for sharing

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