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About Eightshift Boilerplate

Eightshift Boilerplate is a modern, Gutenberg-oriented, WordPress theme boilerplate. It includes everything you need to start building a modern WordPress project, using state-of-the-art frontend development tools, and it's at the core of the Eightshift Development Kit. Find out more in Eightshift Docs →

⚠️ Requirements

To get started, you'll need:

🏁 Quick start

If you'd like to get started ASAP, run npx create-wp-project inside of wp-content/themes to bootstrap your Eightshift Development Kit project.

Documentation on getting started with Eightshift Boilerplate is available in Eightshift Docs →

📚 Documentation

Eightshift Development Kit comes with comprehensive documentation.

💻 Other resources

🛟 Getting help

If you have any questions or problems, please open an issue on GitHub.

When submitting issues or otherwise participating in development, please follow our code of conduct, and fill out the issue template properly. We'll do our best to answer your issues as quickly as humanly possible: following these steps helps us out a lot in doing that.

👩‍💻 Maintainers 🧑‍💻

Eightshift Boilerplate is maintained and sponsored by Infinum.

⚖️ License

Eightshift Boilerplate ©2022 Infinum. It is free software, and may be redistributed under the terms specified in the LICENSE file.


This repository contains all the tools you need to start building a modern WordPress theme, using all the latest front end development tools.




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