Using WordPress With React

Articles & Tutorials

Using Wordpress with React.js (dev.to)
Feb 18, 2019
In this article, we will cover how to use WordPress as a headless CMS by leveraging the WordPress API and React js when building a project.
  • Tim Smith
Building Mobile Apps Using React Native And WordPress (smashingmagazine.com)
May 11, 2018
WordPress can work as an excellent back-end platform for your next native app, especially if it is content-driven or an online shop. In this article, you will learn the foundations for building mobile apps with React Native and WordPress.
  • Muhammad Muhsin
How To Build A Skin For Your Web App With React And WordPress (smashingmagazine.com)
Mar 07, 2018
If you’ve been looking for a content-driven solution, this article will explain how you can build a SPA WordPress theme with React.
  • Muhammad Muhsin
React.js with WordPress as a Backend: WP REST API Example (hackernoon.com)
Sep 19, 2017
WordPress Rest API is a huge step forward for frontend developers looking to combine the power of JavaScript tools like React.js with WordPress.
  • Maxime LaBoissonniere
Strapping React.js on a WordPress Backend: WP REST API Example (snipcart.com)
Sep 14, 2017
I'll use WordPress as a backend, and WordPress REST API to feed data into a simple React e-commerce SPA.
  • Maxime Laboissonniere

Video Guides & Talks

Designing a Rich Content Editor for 1 Third of the Web (youtube.com)
May 28, 2019
How WordPress built its own brand new visual editor experience from the ground up with React. The talk will include an introduction of WordPress and how the Gutenberg Editor project started, details of how it works and how we incrementally improved the block editor over two years, and what our plans are for the future.
  • Ella van Durpe
Exploring The Wordpress REST API & React Integration (youtube.com)
Feb 10, 2019
In this video we will be looking at the Wordpress Rest API and how to navigate the response data, create custom post types, JWT authentication and we will do a bit of integration with React.

Courses & Video Series

Headless WordPress (leveluptutorials.com)
Apr 30, 2018
Learn how you can build a headless WordPress site with ease using both Next.js or Gatsby