Discordian Date Function


This plugin allows WordPress to easily show customizable Erisian dates instead of the standard Gregorian dates. No theme changes are required.

The Discordian Date Function plugin provides a widget which will display the current date according to the Discordian calendar. This functional based on the Discordian Date plugin by Dan Johnson.

And you can add the shortcode [today_ddate] in posts or pages for show the Discordian date of today.


  • The screenshot shows the Discordian date text shown under post and comment.


  1. Extract the files from archive.
  2. Upload the folder ddatefunc and its contents to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  3. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress.
  4. Press ‘Settings’ for customize date string.
  5. If you want to add widget: position the widget in an available area on your pages using the Widgets section of your WordPress administration control panel.
  6. Use the widget options to give the widget any title you’d like.
  7. (Optional) if you want to add the erisian date of today than you need to add where you want.


Do you have any questions?

Feel free to ask any questions about this plugin at the Discordian Date Function plugin web page.

Contributors & Developers

“Discordian Date Function” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




Release Date – 5th day of Discord, 3183

  • Fixed names of some Whollydays.
  • Add settings page.
  • Add customizable date string.


Release Date – 2nd day of Discord, 3183

  • First public release.