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Simple Copy Post Button


This plugin adds a simple button to the post editor screen which allows editors to duplicate posts quickly and easily. It’s so simple that no configuration is necessary!


  • Copies with just one click!
  • Make duplicates from the List or Edit Post view
  • No configuration needed
  • Works for all Post Types
  • Integrates seamlessly with the WordPress UI
  • Extremely lightweight (~8KB)
  • Thorough Documentation


  • The Simple Copy Post Link

  • The Simple Copy Post Editor Button

  • A copied Post


Install Simple Copy Post just as you would any other WP Plugin:

  1. Download Simple Copy Post Button from

  2. Unzip the .zip file.

  3. Upload the Plugin folder (simple-copy-post/) to the wp-content/plugins folder.

  4. Go to Plugins Admin Panel and find the newly uploaded Plugin, “Simple Copy Post” in the list.

  5. Click “Activate Plugin.”

More help installing Plugins


Find help at the Simple Copy Post Button Wiki



Seriously, this one should be part of the core. Why it still isn’t?

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Contributors & Developers

“Simple Copy Post Button” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




  • Inital Release