A/B Theme Testing

Compare two or more themes and find the winner – Google Analytics A/B testing for WordPress just got easy.

Version 1.3.2

  • Fix tracking code not working with asynchronus GA
  • Added notice to themes page to prevent confusion when you can't change themes with the test active
  • Fix various php notices

Changelog

January 4, 2014 - version 1.3.2
  • Fix tracking code not working with asynchronus GA
  • Added notice to themes page to prevent confusion when you can't change themes with the test active
  • Fix various php notices

October 31, 2013 - version 1.3.1
  • Remove disabled old admin tracking option
  • Text changes to avoid confusion

October 17, 2013 - version 1.3
  • Use events to send custom vars instead of pageviews to maintain bounce rate

October 9, 2013 - version 1.2
  • Fully internationalize with "abt" textdomain

October 2, 2013 - version 1.1
  • Add support for Child themes
  • Add support for GA async tracking code
  • Various improvements

May 4, 2011 - version 1.0.2
  • Make GA code field bigger for newer accounts.

February 7, 2011 - version 1.0.1
  • Initial Release

Downloads 15,571

Compatibility WordPress 4.1.1 BuddyPress 2.2.1

A/B Theme Testing integrates with Google Analytics to let you test two or more WordPress themes against each other.

Improve your conversions, reduce bounce rates and increase pageviews without having to get involved in any code.

Find What Works

You can compare two themes with minor differences, or completely different designs. Distribute your visitors evenly across all the different themes and introduce custom variations to Analytics.

You don’t need to be an SEO expert, let A/B Theme Testing do the hard work.

You can compare as many themes as you like
You can compare as many themes as you like

Then all you have to do is collect the data.

This plugin does the hard Analytics work for you
This plugin does the hard Analytics work for you

It Works…We Tried It

We were able to measure the difference between ‘get this plugin’ and download this plugin’, and also the position of buttons, just by using four different WordPress themes with a few different tweaks.

We’ve gone on to improve, support and update this plugin for thousands of users.

Give A/B Theme Testing a go and you won’t be disappointed – create a more user friendly experience and start making more money.

Start by reading Installing Plugins section in our comprehensive WordPress and WordPress Multisite Manual if you are new to WordPress.

New Features

Now includes support for child-themes too. How awesome is that?

To install:

1.  Download the plugin file

2.  Unzip the file into a folder on your hard drive

3.  Upload the ab-theme-test folder to the /wp-content/plugins/

4.  Login to your admin panel for WordPress or BuddyPress and activate the plugin:

  • On regular WordPress installs – visit Plugins and Activate the A/B Theme Testing Plugin.

Network activate plugin

To Use:

Simply head to Appearance > A/B Theme Testing and set up your theme testing as follows:

1.  Select Enable Theme Testing

2.  Add your Google Analytics Tracking code

3.  Choose whether you do or don’t want to track on Admin pages

4.  Select the themes you want to test

5.   Click Update Options