Skip to main content Link Menu Expand (external link) Document Search Copy Copied

WordPress Foundation


Used as filename or fragment reference: wordpress
Common Name: WordPress
Legal Name: WordPress Foundation
Location: US
Software Types: content
Wikidata ID: Q56787199


Nonprofit Type: Nonprofit501c3
Governance documentation (when available): Search for docs on FOSS Governance


Tax Authority ID: 20-5498932
Budget Website:
Sponsor List Website:


Licenses Used: GPL-2.0-or-later
Event Code Of Conduct Website:
Source Of Code Of Conduct: OSBridge
Where Code Of Conduct Linked: x
Diversity Policy Website:
Description Of Diversity Policy: Blog postings


Primary Brand Name: WordPress
Secondary Brand Name(s): WordCamp
Trademark Policy Website:
Trademark Policy Description: Must request permisison for use, that must "promote the spread and improvement of the WordPress software" and comply with GPL.

Tax Financial Data

IRS determination date: 2009-06-01
NTEE Code: B99
Approximate financial status from ProPublica JSON data
Tax Period: 2022-12-01
Assets EOY: 867614
Revenue: 23744

The WordPress Foundation is a charitable organization founded by Matt Mullenweg to further the mission of the WordPress open source project: to democratize publishing through Open Source, GPL software.