Install WPGraphQL and WPGraphiQL plugins in WordPress using the command line

Jason Lengstorf
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Published 4 years ago
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In order to use WordPress with the Jamstack, we want to be able to read data from WordPress using GraphQL. By adding WPGraphQL, we enable a powerful GraphQL API for our WordPress sites, and WPGraphiQL gives us an in-dashboard interface for testing GraphQL queries.

Because these are developer-focused plugins, they’re not available the standard plugin library, so we need to install them from GitHub using the CLI.

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