WPMU DEV Product Roadmap

We’ve got HUGE plans! Take a look at all the cool new stuff our developers are working on.

Coming Soon

  • Improvement
    Improve Lazy Load compatibility with third-party theme and plugin integrations
  • UI/UX
    New and noteworthy highlight module so you do miss any new features
  • Bug
    Resolving various conflicts for CDN resizing, background image display, and support for the data-srcset attribute

Superhero product team:

  • Feature
    Migrate a subsite from your Multisite network to a single WordPress site. Awesomeness.
  • Bug
    Cleaner and clearer migrations with UX updates, improved site sorting and removing unnecessary tables from migration

Superhero product team:

  • Feature
    Adding more integrations for 2-factor authentication including Authy, 1Password, LastPass, and Microsoft Authenticator
  • Improvement
    The option to bulk resolve and ignore security tweaks for faster setup and management
  • Improvement
    The ability to manage all your email notifications from one place
  • Doc's
    Rewriting docs text and images to fit the latest features and UI
  • Bug
    Fix incorrect redirects when login masking is enabled
  • Bug
    Patch for cases where lockout emails are being sent even when they are disabled
  • Bug
    Various title, notification, and notice update and grammar fixes

Superhero product team:

  • Feature
    Hummingbird is getting support for Redis Cache
  • Feature
    The option to cache headers in Page Caching to improve security
  • Feature
    Speed up your blog with lazy loading for comments
  • Upgrade
    Improving integration with Oxygen builder
  • UI/UX
    Improvements for Uptime notifications in Hummingbird
  • Bug
    Copy improvements, remove depreciated errors, and various other patches

Superhero product team:

  • Feature
    Giving pro users the ability to accepts e-signatures on forms!!!
  • Improvement
    Upgrade Forminator and Hubspot integration to show Hubspot custom fields in Forminator
  • Improvement
    Allow multiple file uploads
  • UI/UX
    The Free version getting screens for clearly noting free and pro features
  • UI/UX
    Various updates and fixes for both front and backend styling
  • Bug
    Fix compatibility with Elementor, IE 11, Stripe, and MailChimp
  • Bug
    Fixes for improving performance

Superhero product team:

  • Feature
    Integration into the Hub 2.0... If you haven't seen it check it out!
  • Improvement
    Include image alt tags in keyword density report
  • Improvement
    Update recommendations copy for meta titles and descriptions to be more helpful
  • Upgrade
    Add a way to display your posts description & keywords on the Pages/Posts table list view
  • Bug
    Investigate and patch various styling and compatibility bugs

Superhero product team:

  • Improvement
    Continue upgrading integrations with Hub 2.0
  • Upgrade
    Integrating the new onboarding experience with new plan and site restrictions
  • Bug
    Error when deleting a plugin from the Hub

Superhero product team:

  • Feature
    Add WooCommerce analytics support
  • Feature
    Add Sales & Revenue widget in Dashboard with sections for Sales Overview and Top Products
  • Improvement
    Hide and change dashboard settings based on user role
  • Bug
    Various style and copy fixes

Superhero product team:

  • Feature
    Schedule a start and stop times for Pop-ups to run! Very fun for targeting and running promotions
  • Improvement
    Add conditions integration for WooCommerce product pages
  • Improvement
    Add more instructions for the click-to-trigger feature
  • UI/UX
    Improve styling for pagination and notification copy changes
  • Bug
    Fix integrations with MailChimp lists and compatibility with the IE11 browser

Superhero product team:

  • Feature
    Advanced Cookie options like the ability to display notices as a banner or pop-up and new options for accepting cookies
  • Feature
    Option to choose existing page in Coming soon/Maintenance mode so you can use a page builder to create your layout
  • Improvement
    Ability to add author details to the "Author Archives" page
  • Improvement
    Upgrade drag and drop items between levels in the Custom Admin menu
  • Improvement
    Hide/Show metaboxes based on user roles

Superhero product team:

  • Feature
    Incremental backups! Smoother more frequent backups on the parts that need it
  • UI/UX
    Completely overhauled and updated interface

Superhero product team:

  • Feature
    Talk about a complete time saver! Install plugins and themes right inside the Hub. You may never visit the WordPress dashboard again ;)
  • Improvement
    Put the full power of the Hub in the palm of your hand with the mighty mobile interface. It's Hub magic at your fingertips
  • Improvement
    Improved navigation and sorting...sounds boring but it drastically improves usability
  • UI/UX
    We're reevaluating all of our content and updating language for clarity
  • UI/UX
    Thumbnail site view for organizing all your sites! Gold if you manage a ton of sites from the Hub
  • UI/UX
    We're taking control and simplicity seriously and bringing the incredible slick Crispr styling all the way through the Hub
  • Upgrade
    We're improving the basic account management toolset too with clearer controls over account details
  • Upgrade
    How about an improved site summary view that highlights strengths and weaknesses at a glance? Yep, we thought so

Superhero product team:

  • Feature
    Complete UI/UX Superhero overhaul!!! Matches the style guide of all WPMU DEV plugins
  • UI/UX
    New video thumbnails for all included video tutorials
  • Improvement
    New Videos page for managing and adding your custom videos

Superhero product team:

...and these are just the popular ones.

Is there a project you would like to see added to the roadmap? Let us know!

Recently Updated / Released

Beehive Pro

WordPress Plugins

6 April 2020
Version 3.2.4
  • New: Add dashboard page.
  • New: Statistics page using SUI.
  • New: Statistics widget using SUI.
  • New: White labelling support.
  • New: Ability to clear statistics cache from plugin settings.
  • New: Rest endpoints for statistics and settings.
  • New: New filters for domain mapping support.
  • Improve: UX to connect with Google.
  • Improve: Use ChartJS for all charts except Geo Chart.
  • Improve: Caching & transient usage.
  • Improve: Store plugin version in subsites for the upgrade process.
  • Improve: Merge reports and permission settings.
  • Fix: Domain mapping support.

Forminator Pro

WordPress Plugins

1 April 2020
Version 1.12.1.1
  • Fix: Missing quiz styles on front-end

Hustle Pro

WordPress Plugins

18 March 2020
Version 4.1.1
  • Add Oauth2 for Aweber
  • Add compatibility with Mailchimp GDPR options
  • Allow adding "mailto" and "tel" to the CTA links
  • Update Social Sharing widget from Hustle's dashboard to display the existing modules
  • Create module's IDs from their ID instead of their name
  • Improve accessibility for input fields labels in admin side
  • Improve updating the subscriber's tags when subscribing again in Mailchimp
  • Improve textdomain handling
  • Improve minor UI details
  • Improve compatibility with WP SVG Icons plugin, Oxygen builder, and Twenty Twenty theme
  • Fix GetResponse checking for a subscriber in all lists instead of the selected one
  • Fix certain IP format not being deleted from the IPs in the database
  • Fix time delay being ignored for "close" in "After external form submission behavior"
  • Fix Slide-in with stacked layout not displaying properly
  • Fix reCAPTCHA custom message not being shown
  • Fix module being closed even when "Close module after CTA conversion" is disabled
  • Fix navigation not showing in wizards nor settings page in mobiles

SmartCrawl Pro

WordPress Plugins

12 March 2020
Version 2.6.1
  • Fix: "Focus keyword already used" warning shown for unique keywords
  • Fix: Headers already sent warnings in network admin

WPMU DEV Dashboard

WordPress Plugins

10 March 2020
Version 4.8.1
  • Fix: Bugs causing styles to stop rendering

Defender Pro

WordPress Plugins

9 March 2020
Version 2.2.7
  • Fix: Audit Logging sometime triggers a fatal error on some setups.

Smush Pro

WordPress Plugins

6 March 2020
Version 3.6.1
  • Enhance: Directory Smush image processing
  • Enhance: CDN background image processing performance
  • Fix: Lazy loading breaking visual editors (Oxygen, Thrive Architect, Tatsu)
  • Fix: WooCommerce breaking Smush onboarding dialog
  • Fix: CDN processing of background images with spaces
  • Fix: REST API errors

Hummingbird Pro

WordPress Plugins

2 March 2020
Version 2.4.1
  • Fix: Plugin copy updates

Shipper Pro

WordPress Plugins

12 February 2020
Version 1.1.3
  • Fix: Fatal error issues on certain setups while creating a package

Recent Hosting / Hub Updates

HOSTING

Use templates to quickly spin up new sites, protect with the serverside Firewall, and save with Bulk discounts.

10 March 2020
Cloning, WAF, and Bulk Discounts
  • Feature : Clone WPMU DEV hosted site to a new location great for quickly spinning up new sites with a template
  • Feature : Bulk Discounts - The more sites you host with WPMU DEV, the more you save. Contact support if you have +20 sites for more information
  • Improvement : WAF (Web Application Firewall) WPMU DEV hosted sites have a serverside firewall for stopping hackers before they get to your site

HOSTING

WPMU DEV Hosting now supports "reply-to" email addresses in plugins like Forminator (and other form tools).

31 January 2020
Hosting Email “reply-to” Support
  • Improvement : Hosting email "reply-to" support.

HOSTING

Running latest stable version of PHP for all hosted sites.

1 January 2020
Hosting PHP Upgrade
  • Upgrade : PHP 7.4 available for all hosted sites

HUB

Hub 2.0 beta 1 is available to members for testing and feedback! Give it a try and learn more.

23 December 2019
Hub 2.0 Beta 1
  • Upgrade : Hub 2.0 button for switching between versions
  • UI/UX : View your websites in thumbnail or list view
  • UI/UX : Label and favourite your sites, then filter them by these labels (custom naming coming soon)
  • UI/UX : See which sites are hosted with WPMU DEV, and which aren’t
  • UI/UX : Customize the order sites are displayed in the Hub – the system will remember your selection (yusssss!)
  • UI/UX : Quickly view the service status of all your sites in list view, or when you hover over a site in thumbnail view
  • Improvement : Connect a new website
  • Improvement : Update all sites and plugins
  • Improvement : Update all plugins on selected sites
  • Improvement : pdate a combo of plugins and sites – you have full control now
  • Improvement : See a quick overview of all the systems running on your site and anything that needs attention
  • Improvement : Jump to WP Admin and be logged in automatically with a single click
  • Improvement : View and manage your Security, Performance & Uptime data
  • Improvement : Test new Hub and switch back to the Hub 1.0 at any time if something hasn’t been finished or isn’t built yet

HOSTING

This is the first entry to our changelog. Items were committed at different points this quarter.

1 November 2019
Hosting Commit
  • Improvement : Add support for custom 404 error etc pages
  • Upgrade : Email forwarding
  • Improvement : Choose if a domain is an addon or parked when and automatically adjust nginx rules
  • Improvement : Add a strong password check in the UI for SSH/SFTP accounts