Bedrock has many differences from a default WordPress install. However, all of these changes are done through official and built-in WordPress functionality and settings such as the custom
If a plugin or theme works with a regular WordPress install and not with Bedrock, it's almost always a problem with the theme or plugin. This wouldn't just apply to Bedrock-based sites, but also likely any site with WordPress in its own directory which is a fairly typical setup.
These incompatibilities are caused by plugin and theme authors not using proper WordPress functions to refer to file paths or URLs usually. Common issues include:
- assuming the content directory is
- assuming WordPress is not in a subdirectory
- trying to include wp-load.php
If you run into an issue with a specific theme or plugin, please contact their authors first and link them to this page.