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QRZ Search


This widget plugin is directed primarily toward amateur radio enthusiasts with
WordPress blogs. It provides a form to lookup amateur radio
call signs
from the site. provides information
about operators indexed by their call sign.


This widget plugin has been tested on WordPress 2.9.2 and should work
on previous 2.x versions as well. PHP 5.x is required.

Manual Install

  1. Add a directory called ‘qrz-search’ (without the quotes) to your
    ‘/wp-content/plugins/’ directory.
  2. Upload qrzsearch.php to ‘/wp-content/plugins/qrz-search/’
  3. Activate the plugin through the ‘Manage Plugins’ page in WordPress.
  4. Place the widget in the sidebar using the editor for your theme.

Automatic Install

  1. Download the file.
  2. Go to the Manage Plugins page.
  3. Click the Add New button.
  4. Upload the file.
  5. Active the plugin through the ‘Manage Plugins’ page.
  6. Place the widget in the sidebar using the editor for your theme.


What is

It’s a popular ham radio site where hams lookup information about operators
based on their call sign. It also has lots of other ham radio information.

Am I allowed to do this? welcomes all sites to add
searches like this.

Contributors & Developers

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


Translate “QRZ Search” into your language.

Interested in development?

Browse the code, check out the SVN repository, or subscribe to the development log by RSS.



  • Initial release of the QRZ plugin with no options.