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One of biggest mistakes which I committed is that once I installed AddThis plugin and now it appears at the bottom of each page. I removed all the traces of plugin, changed the theme but all in vain. It appears at the bottom above footer in all the pages where I use default template. Please help.

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How did you remove the plugin? List what you've done. Do you have a public link you can post? –  s_ha_dum Aug 31 '13 at 22:08
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Are you saying that you changed theme and it is still there? And you did remove the plugin properly? Open your .htaccess file and see if there is anything funky in there. –  Christine Cooper Aug 31 '13 at 22:09
    
I have never heard about AddThis being badly behaved. Where did you get the plugin? –  s_ha_dum Aug 31 '13 at 22:31
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try grepping your entire wordpress folder for 'addthis'. From your root: grep -irn "addthis" *. It's bound to be in there somewhere. –  JP Lew Sep 1 '13 at 5:36
    
@JPLew should I grep into wp-includes or wp-content –  adnan kamili Sep 1 '13 at 9:29
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try grepping your entire wordpress folder for 'addthis'. From your root: grep -irn "addthis" *. It's bound to be in there somewhere.

Check in wp-content, because you want to search through your themes and plugins. wp-includes is part of Wordpress core so I doubt it would contain any references to AddThis.

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