This plugin hasn’t been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.

Spread Firefox


Displays a browser specific “Update to Firefox” image on your wordpress sidebar. For IE6 users, a top drop down banner also encourages an upgrade.

This plugin works in correlation with the affiliate program at Spread Firefox (, but is not required.


  1. Unzip the plugin into/wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Go to the ‘Widgets’ menu under ‘Appearance’ in WordPress.
  4. Add ‘spreadfirefox’ to a sidebar by clicking ‘Add’ next to the widget’s name.
  5. Click ‘Edit’ on the right hand side bar to edit the plugins options.


Contributors & Developers

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