Application: WP Detect — A WordPress detection Tool

Helps to detect if a website is running WordPress. wpdetect is a great tool when you just want to check WordPress’ presence but do not want to scan the site for vulnerabilities or issues.

Installation of wpdetect

You can install wpdetect using pip,

pip install wpdetect

wpdetect requires Python 3 or above to run. If you have Python 2 installed too, make sure to use the right pip.

In case you have multiple pip installed, than make sure you use the python3 ones, i.e. pip3 (most cases).


Syntax: wpdetect <website_url>

Example: wpdetect

Please note that, it is not always possible to detect the presence of WordPress, website admins can take extra measures to remove sign of WordPress.

Project Links – wpdetect

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