WordPress GPL/Themes

There’s been a good deal of conflict in the past couple of days within the WordPress community about Premium Themes.

The whole issue comes down to: do themes that run on a CMS that’s under a GPL license automatically acquire that GPL license?

It depends who you ask. Because I’m not a lawyer, I’ll let you learn about from the experts. Here is a discussion between Matt Mullenweg of WordPress and Chris Pearson of Thesis.

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I think it’s important to respect the license of software. It’s as simple as that.