How to Use WordPress as a Headless CMS

In my talk at a local WordPress meetup, I talked about the decoupling WordPress CMS and using the WordPress API to connect to a React front-end.

Topics covered:
– What is a Headless CMS?
– Advantages of a Headless CMS
– What is a REST API?
– Using WordPress’ REST API
– Connecting to an API
– Overview of GatsbyJS React Framework