WordPress Contributors

Total WordPress Contributors

Data Sources

The raw data for this chart is based on the contributors list in the credit screen inside the WordPress dashboard.

WordPress contributors are individual developers helping WordPress to evolve.

History

WordPress created by a worldwide team of passionate individuals. Both project leaders and contributing developers.

WordPress 3.2 introduced the credits.php screen inside WordPress dashboard, giving special credit to all the people contributed to each WordPress version.

Only five WordPress versions had more than 500 contributors. WordPress 5.5 holds the record with the highest number of contributors – 752 people.

Historical Data

5.5Total of 752 WordPress contributors.+22643% ▲
5.4Total of 526 WordPress contributors.-104-17% ▼
5.3Total of 630 WordPress contributors.+30493% ▲
5.2Total of 326 WordPress contributors.-184-36% ▼
5.1Total of 510 WordPress contributors.+6715% ▲
5.0Total of 443 WordPress contributors.-72-14% ▼
4.9Total of 515 WordPress contributors.+19963% ▲
4.8Total of 316 WordPress contributors.-151-32% ▼
4.7Total of 467 WordPress contributors.+22492% ▲
4.6Total of 243 WordPress contributors.-21-8% ▼
4.5Total of 264 WordPress contributors.-196-43% ▼
4.4Total of 460 WordPress contributors.+232102% ▲
4.3Total of 228 WordPress contributors.-35-13% ▼
4.2Total of 263 WordPress contributors.-6-2% ▼
4.1Total of 269 WordPress contributors.+198% ▲
4.0Total of 250 WordPress contributors.+167% ▲
3.9Total of 234 WordPress contributors.+6841% ▲
3.8Total of 166 WordPress contributors.-30-15% ▼
3.7Total of 196 WordPress contributors.-16-8% ▼
3.6Total of 212 WordPress contributors.-34-14% ▼
3.5Total of 246 WordPress contributors.+8149% ▲
3.4Total of 165 WordPress contributors.+00% —
3.3Total of 165 WordPress contributors.+5145% ▲
3.2Total of 114 WordPress contributors.+114100% ▲
3.1Total of 0 WordPress contributors.+00% —
3.0Total of 0 WordPress contributors.+00% —
2.9Total of 0 WordPress contributors.+00% —
2.8Total of 0 WordPress contributors.+00% —
2.7Total of 0 WordPress contributors.+00% —
2.6Total of 0 WordPress contributors.+00% —
2.5Total of 0 WordPress contributors.+00% —
2.3Total of 0 WordPress contributors.+00% —
2.2Total of 0 WordPress contributors.+00% —
2.1Total of 0 WordPress contributors.+00% —
2.0Total of 0 WordPress contributors.+00% —
1.5Total of 0 WordPress contributors.+00% —
1.2Total of 0 WordPress contributors.+00% —
1.0Total of 0 WordPress contributors.+00% —
0.7Total of 0 WordPress contributors.+00% —