This plugin hasn’t been tested with the latest 3 major releases of WordPress. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.

Helpful Information


Helpful Information adds an element to the default admin bar which contains several bits of helpful information
about the page currently being viewed

Information displayed:

  • Current post type
  • Current template file
  • All enqueued and registered scripts
  • All enqueued and registered styles
  • All included files


  • Example of the content displayed within the plugin.


This section describes how to install the plugin and get it working.

  1. Download the plugin from the WordPress repository
  2. Upload helpful-information to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  3. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress


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Contributors & Developers

“Helpful Information” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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  • Fixed bug with non-admins having issues on the dashboard screen


  • Added theme information to panel


  • Initial launch