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The practice of decoupling the CMS backend of the site from the frontend.

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Can part of my WordPress website be headless?

Just to set the scene I have a client that has a wordpress site with a mixture of "static" pages and woocommerce shop. The product catalogue has approx "86,000" products in it. ...
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WordPress REST API not working on localhost

I have a WordPress site running WordPress 5.9.3 that is using a React-based theme, which uses the REST API (v1), to retrieve content and menus from the standard WordPress CMS back-end. However, when ...
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Wordpress as a CMS - best way to decouple publishing/front-end

For various reasons, this is important, but I am unsure if their are better ways OR other ramifications: CMS = Wordpress as a CMS. WebSite = Static site generator. Currently when a post publishes on ...
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Can I use WooCommerce in a headless CMS setup?

I don't have a question about coding in WordPress, but I was just wondering if I have a headless CMS setup, can I still have ecommerce functionality with WooCommerce?
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Woo commerce product setup - custom product types?

Appreciate any advice on setting up products in Woocommerce - I have 6 types of products where each one has very unique product categories so I am wondering if I should create custom product types for ...
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Only expose routes with prefix /wp-json on WordPress using Apache

Pretty straightforward: I want to only expose routes with the /wp-json prefix so that I can use headless WordPress without exposing the rest of my WordPress site to the internet. I'm running this on ...
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Add image to each podcast series (or category) in headless WordPress instance [closed]

We have a WordPress instance that we query through it's API. Contents are posts, or episodes from a Podlove plug-in. We have four podcasts, though at the moment only one is set up in Podlove. We ...
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How to get WP GraphQL data on React front-end using Axios?

I want to know how to query data from the WP GraphQL plugin using Axios on a React front-end. I have a headless WordPress installation with the WP GraphQL plugin installed (that part is working great),...
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Ability to change homepage on Wordpress using API

Is there any way to change a site's homepage (Settings -> Reading), via API? We're running a React app with a Headless WP 'backend', and I'd like to let users change the homepage of their sites ...
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How do I make reusable content blocks for header and footer when using Wordpress headless with another front-end?

I'm setting up a Wordpress project with Gatsby as frontend, and also using ACF for content. But I wonder how you would setup global content parts like header, footer, or any other kind of content that ...
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How do I get the intended post type of a revision post?

I have a headless Wordpress instance with multiple custom post types. The build takes a few minutes, so I'm building a way to display drafts by fetching the latest revision via an API, like so: $...
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Using Disqus with headless Wordpress setup?

Does anyone have any experience using Disqus with a headless WP setup? I am working on converting a standard WordPress blog to a headless front end, with the users using the standard WP back end in ...
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Headless WordPress – Issue with plugin path

Working on my first decoupled site. Backend is handled by WordPress and lives on the subdomain admin.mydomain.com and the frontend lives at mydomain.com. The first issue I saw with the headless ...
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