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DC Hide Publish Button


This plugin will come handy for author who often accidentally click publish button when what what they realy want is save only.
This plugin hide publish button for Post and Page which status is Draft.
Publish button will shows when status change to Pending Review, or if you change Visibility state which will automatically change Post / Page status.



  1. Upload the plugin folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress


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Contributors & Developers

“DC Hide Publish Button” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.



* DC Hide Publish Button first build

* Add move publish button to bottom feature
* Add confirmation on publish button click (only apply to publish and schedule, not update published post/page)
* Add show confirmation support built in wordpress multi language
* Ability to chose hide methode