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Plugin Organizer

This plugin allows you to do the following: 1. Change the order that your plugins are loaded. 2. Selectively disable plugins by any post type or wordp


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Has changed the way I work with WP
By ,

Amazing plugin ... it has completely changed the way I work with WP ... I have so much more adaptability and flexibility

this is a must have plugin !! ... Brilliant work Jeff

Should be part of core
By , for WP 4.1

Thank you so much for this tool. I don't have to tell you what a speed enhancer it is for page load time, to be able to select which plugins load, and which don't on a particular page. Why load lightbox css+scripts on every page of the site, if you only need it on one page?

And just a general time saver when I'm troubleshooting, to be able to disable all my "Woocommerce" plugins/addons/extensions, or all my "Gravity forms" addons. Sweet and just makes sense.

Must have
By , for WP 4.0

I haven't heard about this plugin until recently, but it's already a must have for all sites. It just makes sense to not have all plugins loaded the majority of the time. It boosted site speed and reduced loading of extraneous CSS and JS on most of my pages.

40 active plugins and load time below 2 sec
By , for WP 4.1

Thank you Jeff for this wonderful plugin!

With Plugin Organizer, I have been able to fully solve two extremely important challenges for WordPress web designers:
a) overcome plugin conflicts (have 40 active plugins running)
b) speed up performance (reduce load times to below 2 sec)

I have a webdesign site (http://www.blueberrydesign.com.br) running on a multisite WP installation, with a main site and around 20 subsites which are actually site models/examples. To show clients a variety of different functionalities, I need to have dozens of plugins on the same network and even in the same site. Having dozens of activated plugins increases the chance of plugin conflicts and can make a site really really REALLY slow. Plugin Organizer is part of the solution to both of these problems.

The only way I found to overcome the many plugin conflicts I faced on my site was to use selective plugin loading in each site and on each page. To solve this challenge, I used two great free plugins:
(1) Multisite Plugin Manager --> let's me selectively activate different plugins on different sites in the multisite network
(2) Plugin Organizer --> let's me selectively activate different plugins on different pages within each subsite.

The solution for speeding up my site also used Plugin Organizer. Since CDNs and caching cannot perform miracles, I overcame performance optimization limitations by also applying selectively plugin loading on my pages. The idea is to only have the absolutely necessary CSS and JS files being loaded on each page. To overcome this second challenge, I also used two free plugins:
(1) Plugin Organizer --> let's me avoid loading unnecessary CSS and JS on every page;
(2) W3 Total Cache --> let's me minify, combine and cache the remaining CSS and JS, which absolutely need to be loaded;

Together, these three plugins (Plugin Organizer, Plugin Manager and W3 Total Cache) can certainly help you solve all your plugin conflicts and considerably speed up your site's page load times.

I thank the authors for these three wonderful plugins!

best regards,
Giovanni Basso

P.S If anybody would like to obtain more information about the specific configurations that I used on each of these three plugins to achieve 40 plugins with page load times below 2 seconds, please feel free to contact me at blueberry@blueberrydesign.com.br. It took so much effort to get everything working in parallel that I would be pleased to help anybody that wishes to do anything similar. :)

By , for WP 4.1

One of the best plugins for WordPress out there. And it's free.

I have it installed in more than 100 websites.


Helpful to increase speed for logged in users
By , for WP 4.0.1

This plugin allows many different methods for handling plugin activation/deactivation I'm using to increase the speed of logged in users where they no longer have cached files served. I've limited the usage to only enable and disable plugins for predefined url over https or http and it's helped remove the plugin "bloat" processor usage where they don't need to run. Thanks Jeff great work!

Great idea!
By , for WP 4.0.1

Great plugin, very useful and easy to organize.
Really a great idea, you can arrange the plugins in groups and choose which plugins are loaded on these pages.
Thank you for the great work!

Made My Site Lightning Fast
By , for WP 4.0

Plugin Organizer made my site lightning fast without my having to remove any functionality of my many plugins.

Plus it's very easy to work with.

Highly recommended, even for the technically unskilled who are trying to improve speed and resolve problems pointed out by gtmetrix, etc.

Excellent Plugin
By , for WP 4.0

This plugin allowed me to shave quite a bit of time off of my page loads. Especially on pages where Woocommerce wasn't needed.

Excellent way to stop admin-ajax.php from slowing your site way down.

Thank you very much. :)

Brilliant concept, every byte counts
By , for WP 4.0

This plugin is a great addition to any optimisation workflow. Selective loading of plugins is an obvious idea that this plugin helps make possible for the novice. Thanks so much!

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