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I recently saw a link titled "Donate to this plugin >" link on a WordPress theme (and then I did!). How is this added to a plugin's page on wordpress.org?

Here's a screenshot:

Screenshot of "donate to this plugin" on WordPress.org

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It is read from the infos on your plugins readme.txt. Example from my Default Values for Attachments

=== Plugin Name ===

Contributors: moraleida.me

Donate link: http://moraleida.me/

Tags: attachments, default values, caption, title, description

Requires at least: 2.5 Tested up to: 3.3.2 Stable

tag: 0.1 License: GPLv2 or later License URI:


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Awesome! Thanks @moraleida! – artlung Jun 23 '12 at 15:33

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