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Change plugin author after someone leaves the company

My company owns several plugins on Wordpress.org. The original creator of these plugins created them using his own Wordpress account, and has now left the company. How can we assume ownership of ...
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1answer
51 views

Is it possible to have screenshots in any other section rather than the screenshots section?

At WordPress.org plugin, is it possible to have screenshots in any other section rather than the screenshots section? For example. Can I create a section called "Manual" and then have some screenshots ...
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45 views

What is the RSS feed link for the newest WordPress plugins?

Is there an RSS feed for the page that displays the newest WordPress plugins from the official plugins repository? I know of the following link, but I'm looking for an RSS feed that I can add to my ...
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1answer
104 views

Why was my plugin rejected from the WordPress.org repository?

I have made a WordPress plugin, and it works. But when I send it to the WordPress.org plugin team, they responded: Calling wp-load.php directly Including wp-config.php, wp-blog-header.php, ...
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228 views

How long does it take for a new plugin to be approved?

I've just submited my first wp plugin and i would like to know after how much time will my plugin be published to the wordpress plugin directory? Hou much did you actually waited?
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Get plugin info from Wordpress.org repository API with plain PHP code [duplicate]

The documentation of the Wordpress.org API is quite terrible. It links to a website that gives a 502 Bad Gateway error. To be precise, how should my POST request look to the ...
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61 views

wordpress.org codebase

Is the codebase that runs wordpress.org publicly available? Specifically, I'm interested in the part that parses the plugins SVN repository to determine the current and past versions of plugins. I ...
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1answer
80 views

How is the WordPress.org plugin download history calculated?

I'm interested to know how the download history of plugins is calculated on WordPress.org. I'm noticing that one of my plugins is displaying a small percentage of users using a version which I ...
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1answer
118 views

Can WordPress Plugin Directory Cache Delay the Upload of Images?

I've updated my plugin and I can see the updated text on the plugin page but I don't see any of the screenshots or header image. Is it possible that the cache will move the image files over later? Or ...
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408 views

Can a developer adopt a plugin marked as “not updated in over 2 years”?

I have come across a few WordPress plugins on http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/ with this warning: This plugin hasn't been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported ...
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40 views

Wordpress plugin compatibility explaination when wordpress releases its new version (theoretical)

Recently i updated my wordpress to its latest version 3.4.1 and noticed that few of my plugins are only compatible upto 3.3 although they are working correctly for my site even with the latest ...
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1answer
84 views

“Donate to this plugin” for WordPress.org Plugin Authors

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:
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257 views

Can I change ownership of my plugin?

By adding a new committer and removing the original committer can I effectively change ownership of plugin? I would like to transfer a plugin to a new wordpress.org profile. I am the author.
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Licensing: Can I include SWFs without source in a plugin released on wordpress.org?

Suppose I create a WP plugin that includes a couple of SWFs that I create (not third-party SWFs). According to http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/about/ , if I want to publish that plugin on ...
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370 views

How to checkout the wordpress.org plugin repository?

I have problems to checkout the wordpress.org plugin repository via SVN on https://plugins.svn.wordpress.org/. First it starts all looking well: >svn --force checkout ...
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112 views

Allowing Two Developers Access to a Plugin on the WordPress.org Plugin Repository?

The question is "How to Allow Two Developers Access to a Plugin on the WordPress.org Plugin Repository?" This question was asked on the wp-hackers list and @EAMann answered it nicely and it's a great ...