JavaScript WordPress

Open-source JavaScript projects categorized as WordPress

Top 23 JavaScript WordPress Projects


    ⚙️ NGINX config generator on steroids 💉

    Project mention: On Hacktoberfest | /r/programming | 2022-10-31

    It'd be weird to exclude any repositories, even the sponsors' ones. Like, sure, it's an ad for them (so is wearing a t-shirt with their logo), but at the same time, they maintain some cool projects, like digitalocean/ It'd be a shame if people who genuinely want to improve this tool wouldn't get rewarded for that, only because it's DigitalOcean's.

  • stackedit

    In-browser Markdown editor

    Project mention: Show HN: I've built open-source, collaborative, WYSIWYG Markdown editor | | 2023-06-23
  • Appwrite

    Appwrite - The open-source backend cloud platform. The open-source backend cloud platform for developing Web, Mobile, and Flutter applications. You can set up your backend faster with real-time APIs for authentication, databases, file storage, cloud functions, and much more!

  • wp-calypso

    The JavaScript and API powered

    Project mention: WordPress API SSO and React Plugin | /r/Wordpress | 2023-03-20
  • gutenberg

    The Block Editor project for WordPress and beyond. Plugin is available from the official repository.

    Project mention: WordPress Shortcodes: How to Create Reusable Components in WordPress | | 2023-09-17

    If you are using Gutenberg editor on your WordPress website, simply select the block you would like to create a pattern for, then click the three dots at the top-right corner of the block editor and click "Create reusable block".

  • headless-wp-starter

    🔪 WordPress + React Starter Kit: Spin up a WordPress-powered React app in one step

  • blog-post-workflow

    Show your latest blog posts from any sources or StackOverflow activity or Youtube Videos on your GitHub profile/project readme automatically using the RSS feed

    Project mention: How to Create a Kick-Ass GitHub Profile in 5 Minutes | | 2023-06-22

    Now, we will create a new action for your repository. There is an awesome action template that can be used directly. This action will fetch the blogs from your Medium profile and put that on your GitHub profile page.

  • wordpress-seo

    Yoast SEO for WordPress

    Project mention: 10 BEST FREE SEO REPORTING TOOLS | /r/kushitworld | 2023-08-23

    Yoast SEO: A popular WordPress plugin that helps optimize website content for search engines. It provides real-time analysis of content, readability checks, XML sitemap generation, and more.

  • InfluxDB

    Collect and Analyze Billions of Data Points in Real Time. Manage all types of time series data in a single, purpose-built database. Run at any scale in any environment in the cloud, on-premises, or at the edge.

  • vuejs-wordpress-theme-starter

    A WordPress theme with the guts ripped out and replaced with Vue.

  • wordpress-playground

    Run WordPress in the browser via WebAssembly PHP

    Project mention: Things you forgot because of React | | 2023-08-15

    Sorry friend, WordPress already beat you to it:

  • site-kit-wp

    Site Kit is a one-stop solution for WordPress users to use everything Google has to offer to make them successful on the web.

    Project mention: anyone else having issues with sitekit? | /r/Wordpress | 2023-01-31

    "cURL error 6: Could not resolve host:"

  • next-wordpress-starter

    📝 Bring WordPress to the static world with Next.js

    Project mention: Looking for some advice! Currently working in wordpress to built some sites for clients. Looking to make a change and reading up on next.js and seems like it could be a great solution but is there a CMS that is comparable to Wordpress from a client making content updates standpoint? | /r/nextjs | 2023-06-27

    Colby Fayock has also created some interesting content with demos and creating a starter kit. Next.js with WordPress Starter Kit

  • woo-next

    :rocket: React WooCommerce theme, built with Next JS, Webpack, Babel, Node, Express, using GraphQL and Apollo Client

  • web-stories-wp

    Web Stories for WordPress

  • nextjs-wordpress-starter

    A headless starter for WordPress powered by Next.js.

  • coblocks

    A suite of professional page building content blocks for the WordPress Gutenberg block editor.

  • wp-erp

    An open-source ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) solution for WordPress

    Project mention: Selfhosted Alternative to personio and a good CRM | /r/selfhosted | 2023-03-20

    Might want to check this one out.

  • gatsby-starter-wordpress

    LOOKING FOR MAINTAINER - - - A GatsbyJS starter template that leverages the WordPress API, ACF and more

  • react-with-wordpress

    :fire: Example of react application to access WordPress REST API

  • tachyon

    Faster than light image resizing service that runs on AWS. Super simple to set up, highly available and very performant. (by humanmade)

    Project mention: Used WebP Express plugin to convert all JPG images to WEBP but realized on its uninstallation that it does it "on the fly" without changing the actual image paths in the database. Is there any way to change actual paths in the database? | /r/ProWordPress | 2022-11-08

    I’m also the author of Tachyon ( which is a similar service, but can be self-hosted and expects uploads to be stored in s3. I’ve done some experimenting with AVIF ( however the encode time trade off so far doesn’t look to be worth it compared to webp. However, more research needed!

  • obsidian-wordpress

    An obsidian plugin for publishing docs to WordPress.

  • wp-pot

    Generate pot file for WordPress plugins and themes

  • fetch

    Isomorphic Wordpress API client and React hooks - super tiny, super fast. (by wp-headless)

  • multiple-blocks-plugin

    An implementation of @wordpress/create-block to support multiple blocks.

  • Onboard AI

    Learn any GitHub repo in 59 seconds. Onboard AI learns any GitHub repo in minutes and lets you chat with it to locate functionality, understand different parts, and generate new code. Use it for free at

NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020). The latest post mention was on 2023-09-17.

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What are some of the best open-source WordPress projects in JavaScript? This list will help you:

Project Stars
1 26,219
2 stackedit 20,720
3 wp-calypso 12,302
4 gutenberg 9,051
5 headless-wp-starter 4,414
6 blog-post-workflow 2,701
7 wordpress-seo 1,658
8 vuejs-wordpress-theme-starter 1,581
9 wordpress-playground 1,398
10 site-kit-wp 1,172
11 next-wordpress-starter 1,024
12 woo-next 837
13 web-stories-wp 725
14 nextjs-wordpress-starter 692
15 coblocks 674
16 wp-erp 575
17 gatsby-starter-wordpress 395
18 react-with-wordpress 244
19 tachyon 238
20 obsidian-wordpress 100
21 wp-pot 69
22 fetch 52
23 multiple-blocks-plugin 28
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