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.

Remove WP Generator Meta Tag


Use this plugin to hide your WordPress version from others. If you don’t update WordPress directly every time a new version is released, you’re not able to brag about it. To prevent hackers hackers from finding out you’re on an older WordPress version too easily, you might as well install this little plugin. That way the generator meta tag with your WordPress version won’t be shown.


  1. Upload rk-remove-generator-tag.php to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress

Contributors & Developers

“Remove WP Generator Meta Tag” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




  • Initial release.