Gpl License

The GNU General Public License (GNU GPL or GPL) is the most widely used free software license, which guarantees end users (individuals, organizations, companies) the freedoms to use, study, share (copy), and modify the software. Software that allows these rights is called free software and if the software is copyleft ensures those are retained. The GPL demands both. The license was originally written by Richard Stallman of the Free Software Foundation (FSF) for the GNU project.
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  • What is GPL and Why Does It Matter To WordPress?

    … What is GPL? GPL is the open source license that WordPress carries and which requires that all PHP/Javascript that is built to sit on top of it also carry. Anyone releasing (themes, plugins) where the license carries a “commercial license” instead of an open source license, is breaking the law. Technically speaking, ““GPL” stands…

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