Microsoft Start

Microsoft Start WordPress plugin is developed by Microsoft. It helps WordPress content creators to share…

Author:Microsoft (profile at
WordPress version required:5.4
WordPress version tested:6.2.2
Plugin version:2.7.6
Added to WordPress repository:21-10-2021
Last updated:26-05-2023
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Total downloads:14 703
Active installs:700+
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Microsoft Start WordPress plugin is developed by Microsoft. It helps WordPress content creators to share content to Microsoft Start directly from their sites.

Tell your stories with Microsoft Start

Microsoft operates the world’s largest cross-platform service covering news, entertainment and lifestyle content. Our audience is growing, and we want to help you share your stories. Our personalized content feed is used by millions of active users each day through Windows, Bing, Edge, and Microsoft Start.

Invite Code: Participation is limited right now while this pilot program is in the early stages. Please apply to the program by filling out our application, and we’ll notify you if your content is a good fit.
Apply here.

How It Works

Let us do the hard work. Automatically sync your content to our feed and benefit from our reach to attract new followers, expand your business, and get paid.

Program Benefits

Build your brand and share your mission alongside some of the most important media outlets in news, entertainment, and lifestyle. You choose what to syndicate while retaining full ownership of your content.

Go big

Microsoft Start has millions of daily users on Windows, in Microsoft Edge, and a lot more. Publish with the existing tools you use today and Microsoft matches your stories with interested readers.

Get Paid

It’s your work—you deserve all the credit and the rewards without unfair fees. Earn ad revenue from high-quality ad placements across our network. You can also opt into reader support, which allows people to send you money directly or convert Microsoft Rewards points into cash.

You’re In Good Company

For 25 years, Microsoft has been finding new ways to connect people with the information that matters to them. Today, over 4500 news and entertainment brands around the world trust us to help them reach a bigger audience & tell their stories.

  • Microsoft Open Source Code of Conduct
    Data Collection. The software may collect information about you and your use of the software and send it to Microsoft. Microsoft may use this information to provide services and improve our products and services. You may turn off the telemetry as described in the repository. There are also some features in the software that may enable you and Microsoft to collect data from users of your applications. If you use these features, you must comply with applicable law, including providing appropriate notices to users of your applications together with a copy of Microsoft’s privacy statement. Our privacy statement is located here. You can learn more about data collection and use in the help documentation and our privacy statement. Your use of the software operates as your consent to these practices.