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PoP is now available as a standalone API, can power any WordPress theme

Together with the release of the PoP API, we announce a major feature: the PoP API has been completely decoupled from the overall application, so it can be used as a standalone API to power any application, using a PoP theme or any standard WordPress theme.

For instance, we have deployed a site under, which uses the default WordPress 5.0 theme “Twenty Nineteen”:

If, however, we add parameter ouput=json to the URL, we get the data through the PoP API:

This makes it possible to use PoP purely as an API to fetch or post data, alongside any other theme out there.