A suite of utilities to aide in the development of WordPress themes and make the experience less painful.

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Open-source MIT Licensed. GitHub

Inspired by Laravel

Trying to bring the MVC and configuration patterns from the best full stack web framework to the WordPress ecosystem.

Handlebars Included

better-wordpress includes handlebars-php out of the box, and the theme configuration file makes adding custom helpers easy.

All The Options

Manage all your custom post types, ACF option pages, menus, handlebars helpers and more from a single array in your config.php file.

Convenience First

Essential WordPress functions now only a few keystrokes away, with added parameters for more concise and readable code.

Powered by Composer

No child theme necessary. Run a few commands directly from your themes folder and start building your new theme in minutes.