Bolt 3 comes with a new feature called “Widgets”. With them, you can easily extend the frontend and backend of a Bolt application. The concept is not new but it wasn’t a thing in Bolt before.
If you want to build a blog, Bolt is definitely the right tool for you and here are some useful extensions you should look at.
If you are building a public Bolt theme, it might be helpful to provide support for common extensions like the Disqus and Facebook comments extensions.
Bolt makes it quite easy to create a theme from scratch or to port an existing one. But when it comes to publishing your newly created theme, make sure you take care of the following things:
Sometimes your theme needs specific information besides the normal content. Short text snippets or social media usernames for example.
In Bolt, it’s best practice to create key-value-like resource contenttypes for those kinds of…