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Help ClassicPress Reach Fundraising Goal – We Need $294

Two weeks ago we launched a fundraising campaign to help ClassicPress with operating expenses.  Our goal is $1200/year or $100/month. In two weeks, 15 financial contributors helped raise 76% ($906) of our budget goal. This includes our first official sponsor – Brinkman IT. THANK YOU, EVERYONE! Now, we’re only $294 short of reaching our budget […]

ClassicPress Amazon Smile

Support ClassicPress With Every Amazon.com Purchase

The ClassicPress Initiative exists to help fund the ClassicPress project. While our fundraising campaign is underway, we are always looking for different ways to continue to fund the project. We are excited to announce that ClassicPress Initiative is now available on the AmazonSmile program. Now, your eligible purchases on Amazon.com can directly benefit ClassicPress. If […]

Donate To Classicpress Open Collective

Support ClassicPress And See Your Donations in Action

In the past, ClassicPress received some donations without any solicitation. A handful of individuals shouldn’t carry the financial burden of the entire project. ClassicPress is a community-driven and supported project, the community should come together and fund the project if they want the project to survive and thrive. This is why we’ve begun streamlining the donation […]

Classicpress Directory Update

Plugin/Theme Directory Moving to ClassicPress

As we transition to the new leadership, we are beginning to work on improving our infrastructure. That includes the plugin/theme directory. The current directory was built using Laravel, a great PHP framework. It served its purpose of allowing us to begin accepting plugins. Unfortunately, we don’t have anyone with Laravel experience to continue improving and […]

Classicpress Usage Report Sept 2021

ClassicPress Usage Report – September 2021

One of the most frequently asked questions about ClassicPress is “how many websites are using it?” It’s a fair question. As the predominant fork of WordPress and the best way to keep the Classic Editor as the standard editing option for the foreseeable future, everyone is curious how many people are using ClassicPress. After combing […]

ClassicPress Release Banner V1.3.0

Introducing ClassicPress 1.3.0

We’re happy to announce the release of ClassicPress version 1.3.0, available now. Version 1.3.0 focuses on improving accessibility in ClassicPress. Accessibility is a key focus for ClassicPress and we will continue to make improvements. A lot of users are switching to ClassicPress because the original editor is more accessible than the new block editor (Gutenberg). […]

ClassicPress Turns 3

ClassicPress Turns 3

It’s been an incredible 3 years at ClassicPress. It may sound like a small number, but reaching the 3-year mark and still going strong is a tremendous achievement for the community. When Scott Bowler launched ClassicPress with a small group of founding members, a lot of people thought the fork of WordPress 4.9 would not […]