Subtle Background Patterns

Use the famous Subtle Patterns in all your WordPress Installations! Live Preview included!

Author:Marcus Pohorely (profile at
WordPress version required:3.3
WordPress version tested:3.5
Plugin version:1.2
Added to WordPress repository:13-01-2013
Last updated:18-01-2013
Warning! This plugin has not been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.
Rating, %:80
Rated by:7
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Total downloads:15 357
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The plugin is now officially featured by SubtlePatterns: !

Add the world famous SubtlePatterns ( ) as backgrounds into your WordPress Blog.

Patterns are updated as Subtlepatterns adds new patterns. Enjoy the Live Preview of Patterns: Cycle through all patterns on your own website and save one if you like it! has currently a majority of 300+ loveable background patterns!

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The plugin works fine for now, please tell us about your experiences in the forums. We did not test the plugin on IE8- and other older browsers. If we get enough response, then we can continue the development and make the plugin even better.

Theme Developers: If you want to include our plugin in your theme, please check the FAQ Page for details on how to change the default settings! Please drop us an email at, with an link to your theme. Thanks in advance!

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