World Population Counter


World Population Counter plugin lets you add live world population counter (i.e. world population clock) to your site.

Counter can be added via:

  • “World Population Counter” widget,
  • [alg_world_population_counter] shortcode,
  • echo alg_world_population_counter(); PHP function.


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  1. Upload the entire plugin folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  2. Activate the plugin through the “Plugins” menu in WordPress.
  3. Start by visiting plugin settings at “Settings > World Population Counter”.


5 July 2017
This plugin works really great. I use it a my page to show the world population. (Page is in danish)
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Contributors and Developers

“World Population Counter” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


Change Log

1.2.0 – 05/03/2020

  • Dev – Admin settings descriptions updated.
  • Donate link etc. removed.
  • Tested up to: 5.3.

1.1.1 – 05/07/2017

  • Fix – alg_world_population_counter()return instead of echo.
  • Dev – “CSS Class” option added.

1.1.0 – 04/07/2017

  • Fix – load_plugin_textdomain() moved from init hook to constructor.
  • Dev – Widget – Default title set to empty string.
  • Dev – Plugin settings description updated.
  • Dev – Version added to all wp_enqueue_script() calls.
  • Dev – Action links on the plugin screen added.
  • Dev – Plugin headers (“Text Domain”, “Donate link” etc.) updated.
  • Dev – Description (readme.txt) updated.
  • Dev – Minor code refactoring and cleanup.

1.0.0 – 16/11/2016

  • Initial Release.