Bring one-click access to our full product lineup and 24/7/365 WordPress support to your dashboard. Plus, activate backup and restore, performance monitoring and SEO recommendations – all while making your site more secure.
Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger
The WPMU DEV Dashboard plugin activates services from the onsite dashboard to give you harder stronger security, better SEO and site management, while improving speed and stability.
All the power of WPMU DEV Products, Support and services on your dashboard at full speed.
One-Click Installs, Automatic Updates
Browse WPMU DEV themes and plugins in a simple-to-navigate app store environment. When you find a plugin or theme you like, install it with a click.
Turn on automatic updates and get every upgrade and security improvement automatically. Yay! for one less thing to worry about.
Quick Support and Account Access
The WPMU DEV Dashboard plugin adds quick access to the WPMU DEV features you use most.
Edit account information, Create a support ticket, browse the community, access manuals, find tutorials – there are quicklinks for just about everything you need.
Grant Support Access
Give one of our highly qualified support heroes temporary access to the back end of your site to help fix complex issues.
Support access is a click away, completely secure and can be turned on/off at any time.
Track Your Hero Points
Participate in discussions and help other members to earn hero points.
Build your reputation and redeem your points for real stuff, like discounted memberships and t-shirts. Get enough points and we will give you a lifetime membership!
System Information Report
Easily access system information in one easy to navigate report. View PHP, MYSQL, WordPress, Server and HTTP Requests.
All the information you’ll need for support or system maintenance in one place.
Who Will See Dashboard Features?
Building a client site or offering managed hosting and want to control who can see the WPMU DEV menu?
Control which administrators can access the WPMU DEV Dashboard plugin and see announcements – perfect for developers and design agencies.
Begin by Installing the WPMU DEV Dashboard plugin.
- Activate the plugin in the WordPress or Multisite admin panel:
On a standard WordPress installation – Click the Plugins tab. Find the WPMU DEV Dashboard plugin and click Activate.
- For a WordPress Multisite installation – Go to Network Admin > Plugins. Find the WPMU DEV Dashboard plugin and click Network Activate. Note: This plugin is an administrative tool and will only be made available to your network administrators.
This will add the WPMU DEV menu to the WordPress admin panel sidebar. Keep in mind, only Administrators can see the new menu.
Menu items include:
In the Activity module, you’ll see your recently earned Hero Points. Help other WPMU DEV members to earn Hero Points. Redeem points for real stuff, like discounted memberships and t-shirts.
View and download the most popular WPMU DEV plugins in the Popular Plugins module.
Use the Quick Links module for fast access to Plugin & Theme installation, all the WPMU DEV WordPress manuals, lodging a support ticket or visiting the WPMU DEV Community. It’s all your favorite WPMU DEV features at your fingertips.
Search the entire WPMU DEV catalog of plugins. Sorting by options and categories makes it easy to find what you are looking for or to discover new plugins.
Click Install to add and activate WPMU DEV plugins without ever leaving your dashboard. One-click installation and activation is the fastest most convenient way to install and activate WordPress plugins.
Use the Configure button when available to jump directly to the plugins settings and configuration options.
Click the instructions link to browse usage documents right from the WordPress dashboard.
Browse, search, install and activate Upfront starter themes. Sort by popularity, release date, recently updated, downloads or title to easily find a theme that is right for your project.
Use Install for one-click Upfront installation and starter theme activation.
Just like with Plugins, usage instructions are readily available to quickly reference without ever leaving the WordPress dashboard. Simply click the instructions tab and a pop-over will appear with the setup guide.
The My Tickets module links to your support tickets with recent activity and shows how many replies each ticket has. Threads with unread comments are marked by a yellow comment notification.
Use the Support Access module to give a Support Hero temporary access to your site. It’s secure, convenient and you can revoke access at any time. Click Grant Support Access to authorize access to support for 5 days. Click Extend to extend authorization past 5 days.
Turn off access at any time by clicking Revoke. Leave a special instruction to help your Support Hero solve your problem more quickly.
Get all of your System information quickly – in one place. The System Info button in the upper left-hand corner of the screen provides reports for:
- HTTP Request
Basically, all the information you need to debug or troubleshoot your site in one place, from WordPress and Database information to server and API pull requests.
The Membership and API Key modules show your current subscription information and give you quick access links to change or update your password information, manage your API key, update billing information and manage or change your subscription level.
General Settings is where you can enable/disable automatic updates for WPMU DEV plugins.
The Permissions module lets you control which administrators can access and see the WPMU DEV menu and announcements. Only users with assigned permission can see the WPMU DEV menu and announcements. This makes the WPMU DEV Dashboard perfect for developers and use on client sites.
You should now have everything you need to get started. But don’t worry, If you still have questions our Support Heroes are on call 24/7/365. Submit a ticket and we’ll respond shortly.
WPMU DEV Dashboard Features
WPMU DEV Dashboard adds a huge level of convenience.
- One-click installations
- Dashboard plugin browse and install
- Dashboard theme browse and install
- Simply login to setup
- Integrated badge notifications
- One-click updates
- WPMU DEV dashboard news feed
- Dashboard widget quick links
- New release notifications
- Update notifications
- View recent WPMU DEV activity
- Membership manager
- Background updates
- Hide notifications
- Limit to Multisite Super Admin
- See reputation points
- Built-in conflict avoidance
- Occasional special membership discounts
- Participate in WPMU DEV community
- Access forum search
- Fast access to Q&A
- Grant temporary access to support staff
- Direct links to usage instructions
- Installed theme version information
- Installed plugin version information
- Post support questions
- System information quick view
- PHP configuration information
- MySQL information
- Server information