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WordPress Playground

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WordPress Playground website moved to The site you're at now hosts the documentation.

👋 Hi! Welcome to WordPress Playground documentation. Playground is an online tool to experiment and learn about WordPress – learn more in the overview section.

The documentation consists of two major sections:

This site (Documentation) is where you will find all the information you need to start using Playground. To learn more about what this fantastic tool, read Introduction to Playground: running WordPress in the browser

Quick start

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Get Involved

WordPress Playground is an open-source project and welcomes all contributors from code to design, and from documentation to triage. Don't worry, you don't need to know WebAssembly to contribute!

As with all WordPress projects, we want to ensure a welcoming environment for everyone. With that in mind, all contributors are expected to follow our Code of Conduct.


WordPress Playground is free software, and is released under the terms of the GNU General Public License version 2 or (at your option) any later version. See for complete license.

Code is Poetry.