Episode 046: What I’d want if WordPress was rebuilt

This week on The WP Crowd Carl Alexander, Nick Adams, and Roy Sivan discuss what they’d want out of WordPress if it was re-built.

WordPress As a Platform

Carl & Roy brought up Ryan Mccue’s LoopConf talk a few times. In the talk Ryan brought up a good way to build out WordPress and turn it into a developer focused PHP platform. His method is not so difficult. Create the wrappers, test them, flip them.

Here is his talk:


Overall WordPress isn’t changing any time soon, and it will always be a user-focused CMS, but would be nice for developers who are shifting to Laravel, Symfony, etc. to have a reason to use WordPress as their PHP framework since it has the best CMS backend out there right now.

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