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backbone.jsHow can I create a WordPress website using Backbone.js?

Creating a WordPress website using Backbone.js is a great way to create a powerful and interactive web application. To do this, you'll need to have a working knowledge of both WordPress and Backbone.js.

To get started, you'll need to install and configure a WordPress instance on your web server. Once that's done, you'll need to create a theme and add the necessary Backbone.js files.

Then, you'll need to create a custom plugin that will handle the integration of Backbone.js with WordPress. This plugin will need to define a custom post type, and create the necessary routes and views to render the content.

Here is an example of a custom plugin that will handle the integration of Backbone.js with WordPress:

// Register custom post type
add_action( 'init', 'register_post_type_backbone' );
function register_post_type_backbone() {
    $labels = array(
        'name'               => 'Backbone',
        'singular_name'      => 'Backbone',
        'add_new'            => 'Add New',
        'add_new_item'       => 'Add New Backbone',
        'edit_item'          => 'Edit Backbone',
        'new_item'           => 'New Backbone',
        'view_item'          => 'View Backbone',
        'search_items'       => 'Search Backbone',
        'not_found'          => 'No Backbone found',
        'not_found_in_trash' => 'No Backbone found in Trash',
    $args = array(
        'labels'      => $labels,
        'public'      => true,
        'has_archive' => true,
    register_post_type( 'backbone', $args );

// Create routes and views
add_action( 'template_redirect', 'backbone_router' );
function backbone_router() {
    global $wp_query;
    if ( $wp_query->query_vars['post_type'] == 'backbone' ) {
        // Load Backbone.js files
        wp_enqueue_script( 'backbone', get_template_directory_uri() . '/js/backbone.js', array( 'jquery' ), '1.0', true );
        wp_enqueue_script( 'backbone-router', get_template_directory_uri() . '/js/backbone-router.js', array( 'backbone' ), '1.0', true );
        // Render view
        get_template_part( 'backbone', 'view' );

Once the plugin is installed and activated, you'll be able to access the Backbone.js views through the custom post type.

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