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WordPress starter theme with Laravel Blade components and templates, Tailwind CSS, and a modern development workflow

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Sage

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WordPress starter theme with Laravel Blade components and templates, Tailwind CSS, and a modern development workflow

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Sponsors

Sage is an open source project and completely free to use.

However, the amount of effort needed to maintain and develop new features and products within the Roots ecosystem is not sustainable without proper financial backing. If you have the capability, please consider sponsoring Roots.

Sponsor Roots

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Features

  • Harness the power of Laravel and its available packages thanks to Acorn.
  • Clean, efficient theme templating utilizing Laravel Blade.
  • Lightning fast frontend development workflow powered by Bud.
  • Out of the box support for Tailwind CSS.

Requirements

Make sure all dependencies have been installed before moving on:

Theme installation

Install Sage using Composer from your WordPress themes directory (replace your-theme-name below with the name of your theme):

# @ app/themes/ or wp-content/themes/
$ composer create-project roots/sage your-theme-name

To install the latest development version of Sage, add dev-main to the end of the command:

$ composer create-project roots/sage your-theme-name dev-main

Make sure that you have Acorn installed.

Theme structure

themes/your-theme-name/   # → Root of your Sage based theme
├── app/                  # → Theme PHP
│   ├── Providers/        # → Service providers
│   ├── View/             # → View models
│   ├── filters.php       # → Theme filters
│   └── setup.php         # → Theme setup
├── composer.json         # → Autoloading for `app/` files
├── public/               # → Built theme assets (never edit)
├── functions.php         # → Theme bootloader
├── index.php             # → Theme template wrapper
├── node_modules/         # → Node.js packages (never edit)
├── package.json          # → Node.js dependencies and scripts
├── resources/            # → Theme assets and templates
│   ├── fonts/            # → Theme fonts
│   ├── images/           # → Theme images
│   ├── scripts/          # → Theme javascript
│   ├── styles/           # → Theme stylesheets
│   └── views/            # → Theme templates
│       ├── components/   # → Component templates
│       ├── forms/        # → Form templates
│       ├── layouts/      # → Base templates
│       ├── partials/     # → Partial templates
        └── sections/     # → Section templates
├── screenshot.png        # → Theme screenshot for WP admin
├── style.css             # → Theme meta information
├── vendor/               # → Composer packages (never edit)
└── bud.config.js         # → Bud configuration

Theme setup

Edit app/setup.php to enable or disable theme features, setup navigation menus, post thumbnail sizes, and sidebars.

Theme development

  • Run yarn from the theme directory to install dependencies
  • Update bud.config.js with your local dev URL

Build commands

  • yarn dev — Compile assets when file changes are made, start Browsersync session
  • yarn build — Compile assets for production

Community

Keep track of development and community news.

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