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“GPL” stands for “General Public License.” WordPress is free software released under the GNU General Public License (GPL). It was created by forking another GPL-licensed project; almost all the top plugin, theme, add-on, and extension developers follow GPL. At Gpl Elements, we provide files that are fully licensed under the GNU GPL, just like WordPress.

We do not provide, lease, release, or resell license keys. The products found on this site are licensed under the GNU General Public License (GPL). No license keys are required to use your projects, regardless of how many products you need.
License keys are only required if you wish to receive automatic updates and support from the author of a plugin or theme.

Yes, GPL Element’s purchases these Products directly from the developers. This means that all our products will function the same way as if you bought them from a developer.

Gpl Elements is not affiliated, associated, authorized, endorsed by, nor is in any way related to third-party developers, including WordPress, WooCommerce, WooThemes, Elegant Themes, Rocketgenius Inc., GravityForms, iThemes, OnTheGoSystems, AppThemes, etc.

As many as you wish. Seriously, there are no catches. Plugins and themes are licensed under the GNU General Public License, and you are free to use them as often as you like on as many sites as you desire. Do you have a friend who is building a website? Share our plugins and themes with them as well.

Yes. Upon receiving notification of an update, we download it from the author and publish it on our website. You can also request an update through our Update Request page.


All WordPress items, such as plugins and themes, are licensed under a General Public License (GPL). This means that once we have purchased an item, we are free to redistribute it if we choose to do so. As a member, you can purchase new and maintain current subscriptions to third-party themes and plugins. As a result of this form of crowdfunding, we are able to keep our prices low, and we pass this benefit along to our customers.

The license activation reminders can be hidden with a plugin like “Disable admin notices individually“, which is a free plugin that is very popular in the WordPress community. Check out the official documentation for more information.

Please unzip the file you have downloaded from Gpl Elements and locate the installation .zip file inside the archive and use it in order to install WordPress.

Generally, it takes 30 minutes for us to process the order. Once your payment has been processed, a download link will appear in the Downloads section of your account dashboard within 30 minutes of your payment.

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