Say I just have a dumb .php file sitting on my WP server and I wanted it to access WP info through the API, how would I go about doing that? For example if I wanted to call
As I have scored myself a downvote (with no explanation) I will expound upon why I am interested in this. Sure I can access WP API from all the built-in pages. But let's say I have a page that has little to do with WP. Seems like a lot of overhead to create say a custom template page and then hook it into an actual post, all so that I can have access to a few WP API calls.
I ended up using something like this: