en WordPress.com Forums › Support Elementor Plugin Author Posts Aug 2, 2020 at 12:49 am #3537435 halitidMember Hi, I thought elementor was supposed to be free with wordpress? Why does it still try to force me to upgrade my account to a business account? Aug 2, 2020 at 7:07 am #3537460 staartmeesMember If you want to use third party plugins (and themes) on the wordpress.com platform, you must upgrade to the Business Plan. This upgrade has nothing to do with the fact a plugin is for free or not. Author Posts You must be logged in to reply to this topic.