Frequently Asked Questions
WHAT ITEMS CAN WE FIND HERE ?
We offer lots of resources licensed undel GPL terms, including WordPress Themes, Plugins and more. We add and update items constantly to keep our directory with fresh content.
HOW CAN ALL THESE ITEMS BE AVAILABLE TO EVERYONE ?
We only offer GPL based items, so they can be listed here under the GNU General Public License (GPL) terms, which gives the freedom to use, share, modify and distribute software as long as they inherit the GPL license terms, this allows us to bundle themes and plugins from different developers that released their items under GPL too.
WHO ARE THE AUTHORS OF THE PUBLISHED ITEMS ?
There are lots of developers releasing their work here under GPL. Each item listed has a mention about the authors so they can be easily reached if you need asistance, just keep in mind that they may charge a support fee if you need personalized help from them.
DO YOU SUPPORT THE ITEMS LISTED HERE ?
Unfortunately, not. Since we are not the items developers or coders, we cant support specific support request for every item listed here, you can probably browse some forums or tutorials if you need assistance with your installation of configuration. Anyway, most fo the items usually has its own readme file with instructions about how to install and configure it
HOW MANY TIMES CAN I USE OR INSTALL A THEME OR PLUGIN ?
Under GPL terms, you are not limited on how many times you can use it, so in fact you can install it on any site you own, or use them for your clients sites too if you are a service provider. GPL provides this freedom.
MAY I MODIFY, EDIT, CUSTOMIZE THE ITEMS DOWNLOADED ?
Absolutely yes, you have the right to modify them as you wish to match your needs, just remember that under GPL terms you cannot consider your modifications as a completely new item and claim copyright on it, since is a derivated work from a previous GPL item. But yes, you can still modify the souce code as you wish.
HOW CAN I INSTALL A WORDPRESS THEME OR PLUGIN DOWNLOADED HERE ?
Installing a WordPress theme or plugin is really a simple task, it can be added to your wordpress website by FTP (usually to the content/plugin directory or content/themes directory) or from the wordpress dashboard uploading the .zip file directly. There a thousand the online tutorials along the web if you need more assistance
ARE ITEMS LISTED HERE AN EXACT VERSION OF THE DEVEOPERS ONE ?
Yes, they are the original versions released by authors under GP terms. Keep in mind that some resources like photoshop sources are not included since they are not covered by GPL, but you will get the exact working version released by developers. Authors usually sell items with a club membership that also grants access to their support desk, if you feel you will need assistance you may consider buying a subscription with them, otherwise you can get the fully working theme or plugin version from here and play yourself with it.
CAN ITEMS BE INSTALLED ON WORDPRESS.COM BASED BLOGS ?
No, wordpress.com is a hosted solution ready to use as is, with their own themes and plugins, and it doesnt allow installation of most of 3rd party software.
Even its a great service offered by the company behind wordpress, is a limited service not compared with a self installation.