This plugin hasn’t been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.

Distinct Preview


This plugin adds a big red “preview” watermark to post previews. Never again be confused whether you’re looking at a preview or a published post!

Note: This plugin may not work well if your theme involves a background image on your body.

This plugin is a component of the MIT Educational Collaboration Space project.


  1. Upload to your plugins folder, usually wp-content/plugins/
  2. Activate the plugin on the plugin screen.

Contributors & Developers

“Distinct Preview” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.



  • Code cleanup


  • Initial upload