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Version 1.3.5 – 03.10.2019

  • Added new Disable WordPress REST API option which will disable REST API requests and display an authentication error message if the requester doesn’t have permission.
  • Added additional action removal to the Remove REST API Links function.
  • Made some changes to the Script Manager save button. It is now fixed on the bottom of the screen for easier access without having to scroll.
  • Additional Script Manager style adjustments.

Version 1.3.4 – 02.13.2019

  • Minor update to Remove Comment URLs function priority for better compatibility with theme templates.

Version 1.3.3 – 02.13.2019

  • Added new option to Remove Comment URLs.
  • Added French (fr_FR) language translation. Props to @adbchris. 👏
  • Fixed a PHP warning that would occur when saving Script Manager settings in some instances when Display Archives was also enabled.

Version 1.3.2 – 01.13.2019

  • Added new option to Add Blank Favicon in the Extras tab.
  • Fixed an issue in the Script Manager Global View where options set for the home page would show up as a 0 with a broken link.
  • Added some additional styles to the main Script Manager view for better compatibility.

Version 1.3.1 – 12.07.2018

  • Fixed a bug that would sometimes cause an enabled message to display on the front end when using the Regex option in the Script Manager.

Version 1.3.0 – 11.23.2018

  • Added new Regex option the Script Manager for both disables and exceptions.
  • Added new Reset option in the Script Manager settings which allows for a complete wipe + reset of all configured Script Manager options.
  • Added additional Script Manager styles to improve compatibility.
  • Added new status message in Script Manager global view when no options have been set.

Version 1.2.9 – 10.28.2018

  • Updated uninstallation function to account for new Script Manager settings.
  • Updated Google Analytics Disable Display Features function to work correctly with Google’s new format.
  • Added support to Use MonsterInsights along with Perfmatters local analytics (analytics.js) hosting functionality. 🎉
  • Added new option in Script Manager settings to Display Archives which will allow you to selectively enable scripts on generated archive pages.

Version 1.2.8 – 09.23.2018

  • Added mobile + responsive styles to the Script Manager navigation.
  • Added additional styles to the Script Manager for compatibility.
  • Script Manager javascript changes + improvements, specifically for compatibility with sites script minification plugins.
  • Fixed a bug where the Script Manager disclaimer would not turn back on after being switched off.

Version 1.2.7 – 09.09.2018

  • Small patch to check for a required WP function and include core file if necessary for some setups.

Version 1.2.6 – 09.09.2018

Version 1.2.5 – 07.31.2018

  • Fixed an issue with the Change Login URL function that was causing an error when using WP-CLI.
  • Added some additional compatibility styles to the Script Manager.

Version 1.2.4 – 07.15.2018

  • Fixed a bug in the Script Manager that caused Current URL Enable checkboxes to not save properly in certain situations.
  • Updated EDD license functions to process proper SSL verification when calling the WordPress HTTP API.
  • Updated perfmatters_default_options array with new options from recent updates.
  • Removed BETA tag from Local Analytics option.
  • Added more details to the Script Manager Global Settings to see which post IDs and post types have settings assigned to them.
  • Additional styles added to the Script Manager for better compatibility.
  • Updated .pot and translation files.

Version 1.2.3 – 07.01.2018

  • Bugfix – Rolled back some of the heartbeat changes from the previous update to do some additional testing. Should solve some plugin conflicts that popped up.

Version 1.2.2 – 07.01.2018

  • Added additional WooCommerce checks for WC specific pages before running disable functions.
  • Changes to the Disable Heartbeat function to avoid causing a script dependency error.
  • Added new Disable Password Strength Meter option.
  • Fixed an issue that was causing Script Manger dropdown colors to not display correctly when jQuery was disabled.
  • Modified admin notice to print our using ‘admin_notices’ hook. (credit: Christian Follmann)
  • Made some adjustments to Script Manager copy to remove unnecessary HTML from the translations. (credit: Christian Follmann)
  • Props to Hasan Basri ( for Indonesian (id_ID) translation. 👏
  • Updated translations based on the new .pot file.
  • Various other minor tweaks + improvements.

Version 1.2.1 – 05.20.2018

  • Updated Local Analytics function to improve compatibility with different server setups.

Version 1.2.0 – 05.17.2018

  • New option to Enable Local Analytics, along with a new dedicated Google Analytics tab with various related options.
  • Added some additional logic to redirect RSS Feed URLs when Disable RSS Feeds is toggled on.
  • Fixed an issue that was causing certain email links not to work when using a Custom Login URL.
  • Fixed a bug that was causing the password reset link not to function properly when using a Custom Login URL in a multisite environment.
  • Made some adjustments to the Disable Self Pingbacks function to fix an issue with case sensitivity.
  • Updated text domain for translations in the EDD Updater class.
  • Fixed a bug where the Clean Uninstall option would still show up on individual sites in a multisite environment.
  • Props to PDPK di Mauro Panzarola ( for Italian (it_IT) translation. 👏

Version 1.1.9 – 04.16.2018

  • Perfmatters is now translation ready! If you are interested in helping out with a translation, please contact us.
  • Props to Christian Foellmann (cfoellmann@GitHub) for German (de_DE) translation. 👏
  • Fixed a PHP undefined index warning in the Script Manager.
  • Fixed a bug that was causing issues with the Change Login URL slug when using certain permalink settings.

Version 1.1.8 – 03.27.2018

  • Fixed a compatibility issue with Script Manager dequeue priority that could cause it to not function properly.
  • Minor update to the uninstall function.

Version 1.1.7 – 03.19.2018

  • Fixed a bug that was causing the remove query strings option to conflict with files that have necessary query string parameters (Google Fonts).

Version 1.1.6 – 03.18.2018

Version 1.1.5 – 02.26.2018

  • Fixed multiple PHP warnings related to settings + option initialization.

Version 1.1.4 – 02.20.2018

  • Added multisite support with the ability to manage default network settings and network access control.
  • Made some adjustments to plugin naming conventions throughout WordPress admin screens, menus, etc…
  • Removed BETA tag on Change Login URL option.

Version 1.1.3 – 01.11.2018

  • Added new Change Login URL (BETA) feature to change your WordPress login URL and block the default wp-admin and wp-login endpoints from being directly accessed.
  • Added new Disable Dashicons feature to disable Dashicons from the front-end when not logged in.

Version 1.1.2 – 12.19.2017

  • Added character masking to the license key input field.

Version 1.1.1 – 12.07.2017

  • Added new CDN URL Rewrite feature in a new settings tab with various settings to customize your configuration.
  • Added new Global Settings section in the Script Manager with a visual representation of the Script Manager options set across the entire site.
  • Made some updates to the Script Manager layout in preparation for future additional features.

Version 1.1.0 – 10.23.2017

  • Added new Disable Google Maps toggle.
  • Added some backend logic to the Script Manager to hide scripts that have already been disabled sitewide via the main plugin settings.
  • Update to the EDD license activation function variables to help prevent activation conflicts with other plugins.

Version 1.0.9 – 10.11.2017

  • Removed the toggle to disable WooCommerce reviews, as there is already a WooCommerce setting that provides that functionality.

Version 1.0.8 –  10.11.2017

Version 1.0.7 – 09.03.2017

  • Added functionality to remove the shortlink HTTP header when Remove Shortlink is toggled on.
  • Added functionality to remove the xmlrpc.php link as well as the X-Pingback HTTP header when Disable XML-RPC is toggled on.

Version 1.0.6 – 08.29.2017

  • Removed BETA label from Script Manager.
  • Added new DNS Prefetch option in the Extras tab.

Version 1.0.5 – 08.22.2017

  • Added new toggle to Remove REST API Links.
  • Renamed ‘Remove Feed Links’ toggle for more clarification.
  • UI improvements, hovering tooltips, more links to the web documentation, etc…
  • Added version numbers to admin scripts to avoid caching on plugin update.
  • Refactored a good portion of the settings initialization code.
  • Removed “Beta” status for script manager. It has been fully tested now and is ready to use in production.

Version 1.0.4 – 07.20.2017

  • Fixed a few PHP warnings dealing with the Script Manager option array management.
  • Fixed a UI bug in the Script Manager causing certain post type check boxes to not be selectable.
  • Upgrade licensing feature added. You can now upgrade licenses from within your account and you are automatically prorated the new amount.

Version 1.0.3 – 07.16.2017

  • Introduced the new Script Manager feature to disable scripts on a per page/post basis.

Version 1.0.2 – 06.05.2017

  • Added Extras tab with a new option for Accessibility Mode. Enabling this will turn off the custom styles we use for our settings toggles and revert to standard HTML checkboxes.
  • Additional accessibility improvements.
  • A few style fixes.
  • WordPress 4.8 support.

Version 1.0.1 – 06.04.2017

  • Accessibility improvements to the plugin settings page.

Version 1.0.0 – 06.01.2017

  • Plugin launched.

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