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Speed Test


This widget makes it possible that any visitor of your blog can test his bandwidth speed. The widget ist hosted on Amazon S3 storage and checks the speed from the nearest server worldwide.

It is multilingual. (English and German)

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Speed Test Widget

Please read the installation manual!


  • Example speedtest widget


To use the widget you only have to do this:

  1. Upload speedtest-widget.php to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the widget through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Configure the widget through the ‘Options’ menu in WordPress
  4. You have to copy the embed code into the insert-field and save changes!
  5. Include the widet throught the ‘Design-Widgets’ menu in WordPress


Which languages are supported?

The widget will be displayed in the user’s language. Following languages are supported:

  • English
  • German

English is default language.

Contributors & Developers

“Speed Test” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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