Backyard is a modern framework designed to be a solid foundation for your WordPress plugins. It provides an object oriented development structure by leveraging popular Symfony & Illuminate packages.

⚠️ The framework is currently in beta. Breaking changes may occur until the beta phase ends and version 1.0.0 is tagged.


Backyard is open-source and we encourage you to participate. Contributions are welcome from everyone. We have contributing guidelines to help you get started.


The framework has been created by Alessandro Tesoro but Backyard wouldn't exist without the work of the people behind these projects: