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Where is the Plugins menu?

  • I’m trying to add a plugin here, basic vanilla use of
    wordpress and don’t know where to start. The docs
    talk about a plugins menu below the Appearance menu

    — See http://codex.wordpress.org/Plugins_Plugins_SubPanel
    for an example

    But on three different machines I don’t see a Plugins menu.

    Below “Appearance” I always see Users, then Tools.

    Any and all help appreciated.

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  • A common reason for this problem is that wordpress.com blogs don’t have the plugins tab, just some pre-included plugins. Are you a .org or .com user? If .com, the only solution is to switch to a self-hosted blog.

    Thanks for the reply.

    It’s more .org than .com — it’s for the website at
    the church my wife works at, on a .ca domain.

    The wordpress.com-hosted blog makes sense because they
    have no IT expertise on their staff. Is there
    something cheap available for non-profits?

    Moderator Jan Dembowski


    Volunteer Mod. & Brute Squad

    Is there something cheap available for non-profits?

    Per the Forum welcome, we close topics like this due to the amount of spam that they attract. The WordPress team has provided a list of a few recommended hosting providers. For more details and other recommendations, please search through the forums or via Google (or your preferred search engine).

    Note: By closing this post I neither support nor condemn the use of the servers listed on the wordpress.org official hosting page, and encourage you to search around.

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