History Of WordPress

Written by Ahsanul Karim

We already know WordPress celebrates 10th anniversary on May 27, 2013. WordPress is certainly best blogging software. WordPress is the combination of PHP & MySQL. It is free & open source blogging tool. The founder of WordPress are Matt Mullenweg & Mike Little. It is launched with b2/cafelog blogging software. On 27th May, 2003. WordPress released first version under 0.70. It is the summary of WordPress history.


wordpress 10 year

On 24th January, 2003, Matt Mullenweg wrote about update version of b2 blogging software & there he first time comment. Here Mike Little added comment:


wordpress history


WordPress Launch:

WordPress first version 0.70 & final version 3.5.1. Total 78 version launched.

Lets enjoy 10 years history of WordPress:

Also Read: How To know Which WordPress Theme Used By Other Sites


18 June, 2013:

First time WordPress official site design :


wordpress official site

It is the first WordPress About Page. Read it & you’ll learn lot:


wordpress about page


WordPress Editor Panel:

wordpress editor panel

May, 2004:

Next year WordPress added sidebar& added Donate option.

wordpress donate site


Next year, some New feature added in Editor panel:

wordpress new editor panel

May 2005:

Design unchanged & some new feature added:recommend Web Hosting Theme Showcase, Editor Panel etc.

wordpress new theme


2005 WordPress Editor Panel:

wordpress editor panel


Read here all WordPress Update information:

WordPress 3.8 Version Launch

WordPress 3.5 Version Launch

WordPress 3.4.1 Version Launch

WordPress 3.3 Version


As WordPress crossed 10 year, so I think its perfect time to share WordPress history. I hope every blogger will love it. I’ll be glad if you share it with other bloggers 🙂

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