This plugin hasn’t been tested with the latest 3 major releases of WordPress. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.



“MicroID enables anyone to claim verifiable ownership over content hosted
anywhere on the web” ( This plugin makes that easier by
generating MicroIDs for you based on an identifier WordPress already has, or by
an additional identifier you provide.

Partially inspired by other MicroID plugins by Richard Miller and Eran Sandler.


  • Add a new MicroID using an Identity URI or the default admin data.


This plugin follows the standard WordPress installation method:

  1. Upload microid.php to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Configure through the ‘MicroID’ section of the ‘Options’ menu


How do I get help if I have a problem?

Please direct support questions to the “Plugins and Hacks” section of the Support Forum. Just make sure and include the tag ‘microid’,
so that I’ll see your post. Additionally, you can file a bug report at


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Contributors & Developers

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


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version 1.1

  • display microid on author pages (props: Craig Andrews)
  • check is_front_page() in addition to is_home()

version 1.0

  • initial release