The Plugin Directory

In this article offers free hosting to anyone who wishes to develop a plugin in our directory.

All plugins hosted here have access to:

  • Monitor statistics (see also the Plugin API)
  • Receive feedback and reviews from users
  • Provide support via a free forum
Make sure you review the Developer FAQ!

If you require assistance with your hosting on, you can contact the plugin team via Slack in #pluginreview.


A brief overview:

  • Plugins must be compatible with the GNU General Public License v2 or later. If a license is not specified, code will be considered “GPLv2 or later.”
  • The provided Subversion repository must be used for functional WordPress plugins only.
  • Copyright and Trademark law must be respected.
  • The plugin and developer must not do anything illegal, dishonest, or morally offensive. This includes spamming or harassment.
All plugins and developers must comply with our Detailed Plugin Guidelines.

How to …

If you’re just getting started, it helps to know how to submit your plugin, use SVN, and so on.