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Web publishing software for websites and weblogs (blogs).

WordPress is Web software you can use to create a beautiful website or blog.

It is a state-of-the-art, semantic personal publishing platform that focuses on aesthetics, Web standards, and usability.



"IRC general" IRC general channel
"IRC development" IRC development channel

Related Projects

Extensions, plug-ins, or add-ons for this program

Better Angels' BuoyA community-driven emergency first responder system.https://github.com/meitar/better-angels
Custom PermalinksSet custom permalinks on a per-post basishttps://wordpress.org/plugins/custom-permalinks/
WooCommerceAn extensible online storefronthttps://woocommerce.com


LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
Several files included in WordPress use the LGPLv2.1 or later license.
Several files included in WordPress use the Expat license.
License:BSD 3Clause
Several files included in WordPress use the BSD 3-clause license.
License:GPLv2Janet Casey23 June 2004

Leaders and contributors

See for a complete list Contributor
Matthew Mullenweg Maintainer

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Debian (Ref) (R)https://tracker.debian.org/pkg/wordpress
VCS WebviewVCS Repository Webviewhttp://core.svn.wordpress.org/
Bug Tracking,SupportHomepagehttp://wordpress.org/support/
Download counterGeneralhttps://wordpress.org/download/counter/
Ruby (Ref) (R)https://rubygems.org/gems/wordpress
Bug TrackingVCS Repository Webviewhttp://mosquito.wordpress.org/main_page.php

Software prerequisites

Required to useMySQL
Required to usePHP

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 13 April 2018.


"VCS Webview" is not in the list (General, Help, Bug Tracking, Support, Developer) of allowed values for the "Resource audience" property.

"Download counter" is not in the list (General, Help, Bug Tracking, Support, Developer) of allowed values for the "Resource audience" property.

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