wp plugin <command>
Manages plugins, including installs, activations, and updates.
$ wp plugin <command>
See the WordPress Plugin Handbook developer resource for more information on plugins.
# Activate plugin $ wp plugin activate hello Plugin 'hello' activated. Success: Activated 1 of 1 plugins. # Deactivate plugin $ wp plugin deactivate hello Plugin 'hello' deactivated. Success: Deactivated 1 of 1 plugins. # Delete plugin $ wp plugin delete hello Deleted 'hello' plugin. Success: Deleted 1 of 1 plugins. # Install the latest version from wordpress.org and activate $ wp plugin install bbpress --activate Installing bbPress (2.5.9) Downloading install package from https://downloads.wordpress.org/plugin/bbpress.2.5.9.zip... Using cached file '/home/vagrant/.wp-cli/cache/plugin/bbpress-2.5.9.zip'... Unpacking the package... Installing the plugin... Plugin installed successfully. Activating 'bbpress'... Plugin 'bbpress' activated. Success: Installed 1 of 1 plugins.
--path=<path> Path to the WordPress files.
--url=<url> Pretend request came from given URL. In multisite, this argument is how the target site is specified.
--ssh=[<scheme>:][<user>@]<host|container>[:<port>][<path>] Perform operation against a remote server over SSH (or a container using scheme of "docker", "docker-compose", "vagrant").
--http=<http> Perform operation against a remote WordPress installation over HTTP.
--user=<id|login|email> Set the WordPress user.
--skip-plugins[=<plugins>] Skip loading all plugins, or a comma-separated list of plugins. Note: mu-plugins are still loaded.
--skip-themes[=<themes>] Skip loading all themes, or a comma-separated list of themes.
--skip-packages Skip loading all installed packages.
--require=<path> Load PHP file before running the command (may be used more than once).
--[no-]color Whether to colorize the output.
--debug[=<group>] Show all PHP errors and add verbosity to WP-CLI output. Built-in groups include: bootstrap, commandfactory, and help.
--prompt[=<assoc>] Prompt the user to enter values for all command arguments, or a subset specified as comma-separated values.
--quiet Suppress informational messages.