GTmetrix for WordPress

Description

GTmetrix has created GTmetrix for WordPress – a WordPress plugin that actively keeps track of your WP install and sends you alerts if your site falls below certain criteria.

Run analyses, schedule reports on a daily, weekly or monthly basis, and receive alerts about the status of your site all from within your WordPress Admin!

Screenshots

  • Dashboard Widget
  • Tests Page
  • Settings Page
  • Video Analysis

Installation

  1. Upload gtmetrix-for-wordpress to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Click on the new menu item to enter your GTmetrix API details.

FAQ

Installation Instructions
  1. Upload gtmetrix-for-wordpress to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Click on the new menu item to enter your GTmetrix API details.
How do I get a GTmetrix API account?

Go to GTmetrix.com and register. It’s free.

How can I get more API Credits?

You can purchase more API credits under the GTmetrix PRO tab on GTmetrix.com.

Only administrators can use the plugin. How can I grant access to other roles?

GTmetrix for WordPress creates a new capability called access_gtmetrix. Using a plugin such as Members or User Role Editor, you can assign this capability to any role.

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Contributors & Developers

“GTmetrix for WordPress” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

0.4.2

  • Fixed deprecated constructor call
  • Fixed letter grade generation bug
  • Added utm parameters to GTmetrix links
  • Made some responsive layout tweaks

0.4.1

  • Added caching to Latest News
  • Added error handling to Latest News
  • Added Twitter link
  • Updated Credits meta box content
  • Updated jQuery UI theme
  • Minor formatting changes
  • Some refactoring for efficiency

0.4

  • Added video functionality
  • Added page load time to test list
  • Added front page options to settings (for subdirectory installs)
  • Added reset function to settings
  • Added tooltips
  • Made toolbar link optional
  • Added pause control to scheduled events
  • Added automatic pausing on multiple failures of scheduled events
  • Replaced get_posts with WP_Query for efficiency
  • Removed some illogical Ajax calls
  • Forced front page check to http (to override FORCE_SSL_ADMIN)
  • Fixed trailing slash bug for front page tests
  • Fixed cascading deletes when scheduled items deleted
  • Replaced jQuery Tools with jQuery UI
  • Updated Services_WTF_Test.php
  • Minor bug fixes
  • Some refactoring for efficiency

0.3.4

  • Fixed notifications bug

0.3.3

  • Fixed notifications bug

0.3.2

  • Fixed meta box bug
  • Fixed issue causing low scores to display incorrect grades
  • Added function to translate API messages
  • Some refactoring for efficiency

0.3.1

  • Minor bug fix

0.3

  • Added access_gtmetrix capability
  • Fixed scheduling bug
  • Minor bug fixes

0.2.1

  • Minor bug fix

0.2

  • Added front-end widget
  • Replaced custom function with size_format()
  • Implemented caching of credit status
  • Updated Services_WTF_Test.php

0.1

  • Initial release