Install Beaver Builder via Composer

You can install the Beaver Builder plugin and theme via Composer. To get started, check out this guide from the folks at Delicious Brains:

After you've set up your composer.json file, add a repository for Beaver Builder with the following procedure.

  1. Add the following code to composer.json:
    "type": "package",
    "package": {
        "name": "beaver-builder/bb-plugin",
        "type": "wordpress-plugin",
        "version": "1.8.8",
        "dist": {
            "type": "zip",
            "url": "<VERSION>.zip&license=<LICENSE_KEY>"
        "require": {
            "composer/installers": "v1.0.7"

2. In the url value, replace <VERSION> with the version your license supports, using one of the following values:

  • standard
  • pro
  • agency

3. Replace <LICENSE_KEY> with your license key.