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Acorn
v4.0.3

Acorn is a framework for integrating Laravel within WordPress

  • Use Laravel functionality in WordPress
  • Laravel Blade for WordPress
  • Compatibility with lots of the Laravel ecosystem

Use Laravel within WordPress

Acorn provides a way to gracefully load a Laravel application container inside of WordPress while respecting the WordPress lifecycle and template hierarchy.

Supported Laravel components

  • illuminate/bus
  • illuminate/cache
  • illuminate/collections
  • illuminate/conditionable
  • illuminate/config
  • illuminate/console
  • illuminate/container
  • illuminate/contracts
  • illuminate/database
  • illuminate/encryption
  • illuminate/events
  • illuminate/filesystem
  • illuminate/hashing
  • illuminate/http
  • illuminate/log
  • illuminate/macroable
  • illuminate/pipeline
  • illuminate/queue
  • illuminate/routing
  • illuminate/session
  • illuminate/support
  • illuminate/validation
  • illuminate/view
  • Laravel’s Artisan commands in WP-CLI

    Acorn includes WP-CLI commands that provide a familiar Artisan-like command line interface for WordPress. Create components, service providers, clear the view cache, and more.

    $ wp acorn
    
    USAGE: wp acorn [command] [options] [arguments]
    
    about                Display basic information about your application
    clear-compiled       Remove the compiled class file
    completion           Dump the shell completion script
    db                   Start a new database CLI session
    env                  Display the current framework environment
    help                 Display help for a command
    list                 List commands
    migrate              Run the database migrations
    optimize             Cache the framework bootstrap files
    test                 Run the application tests
    
    acorn:init           Initializes required paths in the base directory.
    
    cache:clear          Flush the application cache
    cache:forget         Remove an item from the cache
    
    config:cache         Create a cache file for faster configuration loading
    config:clear         Remove the configuration cache file
    
    db:seed              Seed the database with records
    db:wipe              Drop all tables, views, and types
    
    key:generate         Set the application key
    
    make:command         Create a new Artisan command
    make:component       Create a new view component class
    make:composer        Create a new view composer class
    make:controller      Create a new controller class
    make:middleware      Create a new middleware class
    make:migration       Create a new migration file
    make:provider        Create a new service provider class
    
    migrate:fresh        Drop all tables and re-run all migrations
    migrate:install      Create the migration repository
    migrate:refresh      Reset and re-run all migrations
    migrate:reset        Rollback all database migrations
    migrate:rollback     Rollback the last database migration
    migrate:status       Show the status of each migration
    
    optimize:clear       Remove the cached bootstrap files
    
    package:discover     Rebuild the cached package manifest
    
    route:cache          Create a route cache file for faster route registration
    route:clear          Remove the route cache file
    route:list           List all registered routes
    
    vendor:publish       Publish any publishable assets from vendor packages
    
    view:cache           Compile all of the application's Blade templates
    view:clear           Clear all compiled view files
    

    Harness the Laravel ecosystem

    There are countless useful Laravel packages that can be used in your WordPress themes and plugins thanks to Acorn.

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