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That’s What She Said – A WordPress Plugin



A simple mash-up of Matt Mullenwheg’s original plugin Hello Dolly with Jessamyn Smith’s Talkbackbot featuring quotes by notable women (for a background on the interesting context of that original project see Jessamyn Smith’s What she really said: Fighting sexist jokes the geeky way! @ That’s What She Said is a feminist plugin that lives discreetly in your WordPress dashboard displaying quotes by women on a variety of topics such as work, family, race, discrimination, violence, men, science, peace and love. You can submit notable quotes below and they will be added to the quotes.txt file that accompanies the plugin.

This is my first plugin addition to the directory.

Download the latest version of the quotes.txt file. (updated December 23, 2012)


1. Obtain the zip file from the WordPress extend directory.
2. Upload the folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
3. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress

Release Notes

Version 1.0 is the initial version of the plugin. It works with the latest version of WordPress (3.5) and all previous versions.

Suggest a Quote

You can suggest a quote by sending it to and it may be added to the quotes.txt file in a future version. Please provide a reference for the quote as it will make it easier to verify.