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Plugins

On WordPress.com, we include the most popular plugin functionality within our sites automatically. Additionally, the Business plan allows you to choose from many thousands of plugins, and install them on your site.

If you are already on our Business plan and need information about managing your plugins, please see this support document.

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Built-in plugins
Using other plugins
Plugin Requests
Incompatible Plugins

Built-in plugins

Included with Premium

Included with Business


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Using other plugins

In addition to the built-in plugin functionality, WordPress.com Business allows you to install other plugins. With many thousands of plugins available, you can enable your site to do almost anything.

A few popular plugins include:

Learn more about installing and using other plugins.


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Plugin Requests

Uploading custom plugins is only supported with a Business plan, not with our other plans, but if there is a plugin whose features that you feel would benefit users on WordPress.com, then please let us know in the ideas forum.


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Incompatible Plugins

While the vast majority of plugins are supported here at WordPress.com, there are some that are not. This page contains a running list of these unsupported plugins and accompanying reasons why they aren’t supported.

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