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Hola, Tío Simón


This plugin display quotes from songs by Venezuelan Singer-songwriter Simón Díaz in dashboard.

It’s inspired in “Hello Dolly” plugin by Matt Mullenweg.


  • When you activate the plugin, you will see quotes from song lyrics by Simón Díaz in your dashboard.


Automatic installation

  1. Go to your Dashboard » Plugins » Add new
  2. In the search form write “Hola, Tío Simón”
  3. When the search return the result, click on the “Install Now” button
  4. Finally, click on the “Activate” button
  5. Enjoy the plugin!

Manual Installation

  1. Download the plugin from this page clicking on the “Download” button
  2. Go to your Dashboard » Plugins » Add new
  3. Now select “Upload Plugin” button
  4. Click on “Select file” button and select the file you just download
  5. Click on “Install Now” button and the “Activate Plugin”
  6. Enjoy the plugin!

FTP Installation

  1. Download the plugin from this page clicking on the “Download” button
  2. Decompress the file in your desktop
  3. Run your FTP client software and conect to your WordPress installation
  4. Copy to [root folder]/wp-content/plugins/ the plugin directory you just descompress
  5. Go to your Dashboard » Plugins » Find the plugin and click on “Activate” option
  6. Enjoy the plugin!


Where do you got the song lyrics by Simón Díaz?

I got the songs lyrics from the Simón Díaz official site:

How many song lyrics by Simón Díaz do you included?

The plugin included 5 song lyrics:

  • El Alcaraván
  • El Becerrito (La Vaca Mariposa)
  • Garcita
  • Mi Querencia
  • Tonada de Luna Llena

I want to see others song lyrics by Simon Díaz, where can I suggest them?

Please open a new topic in the plugin forum or send an issue in the plugin repository on GitHub and tell me the names of the song lyric do you like to see on your dashboard.


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Contributors & Developers

“Hola, Tío Simón” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


“Hola, Tío Simón” has been translated into 4 locales. Thank you to the translators for their contributions.

Translate “Hola, Tío Simón” into your language.

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First Release