WordPress 4.7 Introduces Starter Content

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#1

This looks a step in the right direction.

4.7 introduces “starter content” where your theme can supply a default array containing widgets, posts, nav_menus, options, and theme_mods. Posts/pages in starter content are created with the auto-draft status

https://core.trac.wordpress.org/changeset/38991


#2

Better post about it: https://make.wordpress.org/core/2016/11/30/starter-content-for-themes-in-4-7/