Installing Bedrock

Requirements

Installation

  1. Create a new project - composer create-project roots/bedrock
  2. Copy .env.example to .env and update environment variables:
  • DB_NAME - Database name
  • DB_USER - Database user
  • DB_PASSWORD - Database password
  • DB_HOST - Database host
  • WP_ENV - Set to environment (development, staging, production)
  • WP_HOME - Full URL to WordPress home (http://example.com)
  • WP_SITEURL - Full URL to WordPress including subdirectory (http://example.com/wp)
  • AUTH_KEY, SECURE_AUTH_KEY, LOGGED_IN_KEY, NONCE_KEY, AUTH_SALT, SECURE_AUTH_SALT, LOGGED_IN_SALT, NONCE_SALT - Generate with wp-cli-dotenv-command or from the Roots WordPress Salt Generator
  1. Add theme(s) in web/app/themes as you would for a normal WordPress site.
  2. Set your site vhost document root to /path/to/site/web/ (/path/to/site/current/web/ if using deploys)
  3. Access WP admin at http://example.com/wp/wp-admin