Our Roadmap - What's Coming Next

The Hub 2.0

New Hub Plugin Manger! + quick setup UX, plugin configs, and direct community access

  • Feature - New Hub Plugin Manager! Bulk install, activate, delete, update, configure and add WP plugins from one place
  • Feature - New quick setup UX + Plugins config integration with The Hub. Equip sites with your pre-configured plugin / tab settings and get up and running quicker. Defender's config is now live, more on the way soon!
  • Feature - Live chat support! Instant assistance from our superheroes is on the way
  • Feature - Dark-siders rejoice. Soon you'll be able to switch The Hub to dark mode!
  • UI/UX - We're bringing our community to you. Access community resources and helpful content straight from your Hub interface
  • UI/UX - New color adjustments to meet the AA accessibility color standard - make sure you're complying people!
  • Improvement - If you thought managing all your sites from one dash was already easy... we're taking it up a notch with an improved grid view layout, along with additional site label functionalities
  • Improvement - Site 'thumbnail view' improvement with service icon always visible (instead of on hover)
  • Improvement - Improved (and more automated) DNS setup UX for hosted sites
  • Improvement - Improved Backups icon logic for non hosted sites - We're introducing a yellow warning and a better sync between the Snapshot API and The Hub so we can pick up the failed schedules/manual backups and communicate this properly inside the Hub
  • Improvement - Updating the Hosting tab UI to match the rest of The Hub
  • Improvement - Various global UX improvements within Hosting DNS setup, preferences, and more
Coming soon
Defender 2.4.8
  • Feature - Handy new option to “Restore” in bulk when malware scanning
  • Feature - Forget whitelisting IPs one by one... now also do it in bulk!
  • Improvement - Adjust Malware scanning logic to reduce false positive reports, because accuracy is important.
  • Improvement - New notification message for Defender's Bulk Delete action
  • Improvement - Better WP CLI commands for file scanning
  • Improvement - Malware Scanning - Disable delete button for a report, when a third-party plugin is active
  • Improvement - Change count-logic for total value of issues shown on a main widget and Defender’s menu
  • Improvement - Export countries lists with a config
  • Improvement - Audit log: Reduce number of logs “Guest added new” triggered by Hummingbird
  • Improvement - Compatibility with Wordpress 5.7
  • Improvement - Improve the behaviour of the Active tag on configs feature
  • Improvement - Adding custom email notifications to Config
  • UI/UX - New Manage Notifications button on notification widget
  • UI/UX - Notifications: Replace “-” with text under Schedule
  • Bug - Remove old deprecated code of recommendations in DB
  • Bug - In 404 Detection, the Filetypes & Extensions blocklist not working
  • Bug - Duplicate IPs addresses in Firewall log
  • Bug - Fix different timezones display in Notifications
  • Bug - 404 Detection timeframe not imported to Config
Beginning of April
Shipper 1.2.7
  • Feature - Easily fetch a subsite list with a new Ajax search
  • Improvement - Exclude emails address from search & replace in shipper-installer.php
  • Improvement - Additional option for file exclusions - WordPress Core
  • Improvement - Migrating site meta from a multisite network to a single site
  • UI/UX - Adding "Go Back" button to Pre-Flight modal
  • UI/UX - Showing logs button on Package Migration modal
  • UI/UX - Showing latest log on Package Migration modal
  • Bug - Migrate only uploads/sites/{sub-site-id} directory instead of a whole /uploads/ directory
  • Bug - Compatibility with Beaver Builder
  • Bug - The “Do not migrate wp-config file” option for API migration not applying
Beginning of April
The Hub Client 1.0.5
  • Feature - Automated site creation and client billing. Offer different hosting and feature plans, set the initial charge and subscription levels, and let your clients purchase a plan. Welcome to your new WordPress SaaS business!
  • Feature - Want to easily add plugins from the WordPress repository, external storage, URL, and zip files? THC is making it happen!
  • Improvement - Further customize your clients experience with footer functionality and third-party code embeds
  • Improvement - Simplify all client access with global permission settings (in addition to granular user and role settings)
In the pipeline
SmartCrawl 2.11
  • Improvement - Exciting things on the horizon for SmartCrawl. Stay tuned to find out what they are...
In the pipeline
Hummingbird 2.7.3
  • Improvement - Exciting things on the way for Hummingbird... just you wait!
  • UI/UX - Several copy and UI changes to make the plugin easier to use
In the pipeline
Forminator 1.15
  • Feature - The one you've been waiting for... Collect recurring/subscription payments with PayPal and Stripe!
  • Improvement - Following on from the above - conditional payment support for PayPal
  • Improvement - And another one: The ability to use both Stripe and PayPal payment options on a single form. That way your visitors can choose which one they want to use
  • Improvement - Conditionally assign a user role on the Registration module. It's happening!
  • Improvement - Formatting options for Number, Currency, and Calculations fields. Because it's the little things that count ;)
  • Bug - From this release, date picker restrictions will support three date formats!
  • Bug - We're improving Forminator's CF7 importer and its compatibility with Flamingo so you can migrate your stored messages
In the pipeline
Beehive 3.4
  • Feature - Facebook Pixel support! Coming your way soon.
  • Feature - WooCommerce analytics are coming to Beehive. You'll soon be able to enable basic reports for your clients to display revenue reports, order statuses, top products and more. Hold tight!
In the pipeline
Hustle 4.4.3
  • Improvement - WP 5.7 compatibility and value-packed in-plugin tutorials are on the way!
In the pipeline
Branda 3.5
  • Feature - NEW Site Mode! - a complete makeover of the current Site Mode, allowing you to create templates and themes for your Coming Soon/Maintenance Mode pages (single site only, MS compatibility coming next release!)
In the Pipeline
Integrated Video Tutorials 1.8.6
  • Feature - New list/grid view options for video tutorials
  • Improvement - Improved sorting and filtering for videos and playlists
In the pipeline
Dashboard 4.11
  • Improvement - Continue upgrading integrations with Hub 2.0
In the Pipeline

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The Hub 2.0
Coming soon

New Hub Plugin Manger! + quick setup UX, plugin configs, and direct community access

  • Feature
    New Hub Plugin Manager! Bulk install, activate, delete, update, configure and add WP plugins from one place
  • Feature
    New quick setup UX + Plugins config integration with The Hub. Equip sites with your pre-configured plugin / tab settings and get up and running quicker. Defender's config is now live, more on the way soon!
  • Feature
    Live chat support! Instant assistance from our superheroes is on the way
  • Feature
    Dark-siders rejoice. Soon you'll be able to switch The Hub to dark mode!
  • UI/UX
    We're bringing our community to you. Access community resources and helpful content straight from your Hub interface
  • UI/UX
    New color adjustments to meet the AA accessibility color standard - make sure you're complying people!
  • Improvement
    If you thought managing all your sites from one dash was already easy... we're taking it up a notch with an improved grid view layout, along with additional site label functionalities
  • Improvement
    Site 'thumbnail view' improvement with service icon always visible (instead of on hover)
  • Improvement
    Improved (and more automated) DNS setup UX for hosted sites
  • Improvement
    Improved Backups icon logic for non hosted sites - We're introducing a yellow warning and a better sync between the Snapshot API and The Hub so we can pick up the failed schedules/manual backups and communicate this properly inside the Hub
  • Improvement
    Updating the Hosting tab UI to match the rest of The Hub
  • Improvement
    Various global UX improvements within Hosting DNS setup, preferences, and more
  • Superhero product team:

Smush 3.8.4
End of March
  • Feature
    New Smush configs! Import/export your plugin settings to move them across websites. Use provided configs or create your own!
  • Improvement
    We've done a lot of testing and revamping our Local WebP server rules to support more (not-so-common) setups out of the box
  • Bug
    Support for Jetpack CDN on WordPress.com
  • Bug
    Responsive Dropdown Menu not changing pages
  • Bug
    Backup image not being removed from S3 for scaled images
  • UI/UX
    Several copy and UI adjustments to make the plugin easier to use
  • Superhero product team:

Snapshot 4.3.1
End of March
  • Feature
    Adjust the total number of backups stored on rotation with the new Configurable Backup Rotation feature
  • Improvement
    Automatically remove logs from the plugin that are 50 days old
  • Bug
    Fix conflicts with WP Affiliate and W3 Total Cache
  • Bug
    Connected destinations not removed after settings reset
  • Bug
    Deleting expired backups log from API end
  • Bug
    Stability fixes
  • Superhero product team:

Defender 2.4.8
Beginning of April
  • Feature
    Handy new option to “Restore” in bulk when malware scanning
  • Feature
    Forget whitelisting IPs one by one... now also do it in bulk!
  • Improvement
    Adjust Malware scanning logic to reduce false positive reports, because accuracy is important.
  • Improvement
    New notification message for Defender's Bulk Delete action
  • Improvement
    Better WP CLI commands for file scanning
  • Improvement
    Malware Scanning - Disable delete button for a report, when a third-party plugin is active
  • Improvement
    Change count-logic for total value of issues shown on a main widget and Defender’s menu
  • Improvement
    Export countries lists with a config
  • Improvement
    Audit log: Reduce number of logs “Guest added new” triggered by Hummingbird
  • Improvement
    Compatibility with Wordpress 5.7
  • Improvement
    Improve the behaviour of the Active tag on configs feature
  • Improvement
    Adding custom email notifications to Config
  • UI/UX
    New Manage Notifications button on notification widget
  • UI/UX
    Notifications: Replace “-” with text under Schedule
  • Bug
    Remove old deprecated code of recommendations in DB
  • Bug
    In 404 Detection, the Filetypes & Extensions blocklist not working
  • Bug
    Duplicate IPs addresses in Firewall log
  • Bug
    Fix different timezones display in Notifications
  • Bug
    404 Detection timeframe not imported to Config
  • Superhero product team:

Shipper 1.2.7
Beginning of April
  • Feature
    Easily fetch a subsite list with a new Ajax search
  • Improvement
    Exclude emails address from search & replace in shipper-installer.php
  • Improvement
    Additional option for file exclusions - WordPress Core
  • Improvement
    Migrating site meta from a multisite network to a single site
  • UI/UX
    Adding "Go Back" button to Pre-Flight modal
  • UI/UX
    Showing logs button on Package Migration modal
  • UI/UX
    Showing latest log on Package Migration modal
  • Bug
    Migrate only uploads/sites/{sub-site-id} directory instead of a whole /uploads/ directory
  • Bug
    Compatibility with Beaver Builder
  • Bug
    The “Do not migrate wp-config file” option for API migration not applying
  • Superhero product team:

The Hub Client 1.0.5
In the pipeline
  • Feature
    Automated site creation and client billing. Offer different hosting and feature plans, set the initial charge and subscription levels, and let your clients purchase a plan. Welcome to your new WordPress SaaS business!
  • Feature
    Want to easily add plugins from the WordPress repository, external storage, URL, and zip files? THC is making it happen!
  • Improvement
    Further customize your clients experience with footer functionality and third-party code embeds
  • Improvement
    Simplify all client access with global permission settings (in addition to granular user and role settings)
  • Superhero product team:

SmartCrawl 2.11
In the pipeline
  • Improvement
    Exciting things on the horizon for SmartCrawl. Stay tuned to find out what they are...
  • Superhero product team:

Hummingbird 2.7.3
In the pipeline
  • Improvement
    Exciting things on the way for Hummingbird... just you wait!
  • UI/UX
    Several copy and UI changes to make the plugin easier to use
  • Superhero product team:

Forminator 1.15
In the pipeline
  • Feature
    The one you've been waiting for... Collect recurring/subscription payments with PayPal and Stripe!
  • Improvement
    Following on from the above - conditional payment support for PayPal
  • Improvement
    And another one: The ability to use both Stripe and PayPal payment options on a single form. That way your visitors can choose which one they want to use
  • Improvement
    Conditionally assign a user role on the Registration module. It's happening!
  • Improvement
    Formatting options for Number, Currency, and Calculations fields. Because it's the little things that count ;)
  • Bug
    From this release, date picker restrictions will support three date formats!
  • Bug
    We're improving Forminator's CF7 importer and its compatibility with Flamingo so you can migrate your stored messages
  • Superhero product team:

Beehive 3.4
In the pipeline
  • Feature
    Facebook Pixel support! Coming your way soon.
  • Feature
    WooCommerce analytics are coming to Beehive. You'll soon be able to enable basic reports for your clients to display revenue reports, order statuses, top products and more. Hold tight!
  • Superhero product team:

Hustle 4.4.3
In the pipeline
  • Improvement
    WP 5.7 compatibility and value-packed in-plugin tutorials are on the way!
  • Superhero product team:

Branda 3.5
In the Pipeline
  • Feature
    NEW Site Mode! - a complete makeover of the current Site Mode, allowing you to create templates and themes for your Coming Soon/Maintenance Mode pages (single site only, MS compatibility coming next release!)
  • Superhero product team:

  • Feature
    New list/grid view options for video tutorials
  • Improvement
    Improved sorting and filtering for videos and playlists
  • Superhero product team:

Dashboard 4.11
In the Pipeline
  • Improvement
    Continue upgrading integrations with Hub 2.0
  • Superhero product team:

Recently Updated / Released

SmartCrawl Pro 2.10
4 March 2021
  • New
    Local Business support in schema builder
  • New
    Performance improvements for the schema builder
  • New
    Improved UX for the schema builder tool
  • New
    The ability to duplicate types in the schema builder
  • New
    Dashboard schema widget
  • New
    Comments schema for Article, FAQ and HowTo schema types
  • New
    Ability to add sub-types of Article and WooCommerce schema types
  • New
    Wizard for adding schema types
  • New
    Validation of schema types in the builder
  • New
    Improved accessibility
  • New
    Post comment count as possible schema builder value
  • New
    The ability to deactivate schema types
  • New
    Add the term arg in priority filter
  • Fix
    Meta description showing shortcodes and not the actual content
  • Fix
    Performance issues in Title and Meta component
  • Fix
    PHP warning in SEO analysis
  • Superhero product team:

Beehive Pro 3.3.8
4 March 2021
  • New
    Realtime visitors statistics.
  • Enhance
    Improve whitelabel support.
  • Enhance
    Hide irrelevant settings in network admin.
  • Enhance
    Improvements in Exclude Roles settings.
  • Enhance
    Improve GTM container ID validation.
  • Fix
    Scroll bar is hidden after closing onboarding modal.
  • Fix
    Wrong redirect URL after Google authentication.
  • Fix
    Menu item is missing in mobile.
  • Fix
    Ajax form submits are not triggering GTM events.
  • Superhero product team:

Shipper Pro 1.2.6
3 March 2021
  • New
    Add Shipper tutorials.
  • New
    Add HTML template for email notification.
  • New
    Add detailed file exclusion rules on the file exclusion modal.
  • New
    Suggest Package migration once the API migration preflight check is stuck.
  • New
    Add a notification not to rename package files.
  • New
    Show suggestion on pre-flight check regarding safe mode.
  • Fix
    Shipper is not working on the flywheel live site.
  • Fix
    Update Shared UI to the latest version.
  • Fix
    Shipper doesn't work well with WPML enabled site.
  • Fix
    Blank screen is showing after canceling the API migration.
  • Fix
    API migration doesn't migrate any content when the existing prefix is chosen.
  • Fix
    Wildcard file exclusion is not working for package migration.
  • Fix
    Shipper version doesn't match with HUB when the shipper is updated or installed without removing the existing plugin.
  • Improvement
    Rewrote the description for network migration.
  • Improvement
    Change X to Cancel button to make it more clear to the user.
  • Superhero product team:

Defender Pro 2.4.7
1 March 2021
  • New
    Sync Config from Defender with The Hub
  • Enhance
    Making "Enable Tag" clickable in the notification widget
  • Enhance
    Allow capital letters in Masked Login
  • Enhance
    New WP CLI commands for file scanning, reset settings, and clear firewall data
  • Enhance
    Reducing false-positive reports in malware scanning
  • Enhance
    Check plugins and themes against the WP.org repository
  • Enhance
    Adding pagination in Malware Scanning grid
  • Enhance
    Update text for Suspicious Code scan type options
  • Enhance
    Bulk configure - Add to reports/Remove from reports options
  • Enhance
    Improve table performance
  • Enhance
    Remove hero image when Branding is set to custom for activated Whitelabel
  • Fix
    Storage logs not deleted
  • Fix
    Update code preview in Malware Scanning
  • Fix
    MaxMind DB Reader API version update
  • Fix
    Keep empty IP for internal or private IPs
  • Fix
    Failed login attempt with an empty banned username
  • Fix
    Audit Log Export
  • Fix
    Loopback request could not be completed
  • Fix
    Subsites login area is blocked for network users
  • Fix
    Mask login can be bypassed with wp-signup.php for single sites
  • Fix
    Ability to use dash symbol at the start/end of New Login URL slug
  • Superhero product team:

Forminator Pro 1.14.9
25 February 2021
  • Improvement
    Stripe submission stored but payment is not received
  • Improvement
    Added multi-answering capability to knowledge quizzes
  • Improvement
    Update the supported currencies list of Stripe and Paypal
  • Improvement
    Duplicate form input ID's in admin
  • Improvement
    When using "User IP" merge tag in hidden field, captures the ip at the time of form submission instead of on form load
  • Fix
    Select field pushing below field on expanding
  • Fix
    Remove the "Enter List Limit" step in MailChimp integration
  • Fix
    Polls results not showing up with Shortcodes Ultimate enabled
  • Fix
    Quiz container border color cannot be changed
  • Fix
    Missing images in radio options after update
  • Fix
    Phone field is not showing when used inside Hustle
  • Fix
    ReCaptcha doesn't load on Firefox when Ajax load is disabled
  • Fix
    Export Schedule is sent in different time
  • Fix
    Allow whitespace on Form/Poll/Quiz title
  • Fix
    Checkbox does not take up raw HTML tags
  • Fix
    Submissions counter (stats) not updated when entry deleted
  • Fix
    Payment possible even if form doesn't validate
  • Fix
    Pagination is broken in popup
  • Fix
    Currency fields not exporting via Google Sheet integrations
  • Fix
    Visibility conditions don't work with the "Hidden" field type
  • Fix
    Date picker limits don't work with some date formats
  • Fix
    Call to undefined function mime_content_type()
  • Fix
    Console warnings for non-unique id #forminatorNonce
  • Fix
    Global PayPal currency setting not followed on the PayPal settings
  • Fix
    Conditionally hidden field that takes part in calculation has value "1" in email notifications
  • Fix
    WP Editor with AJAX load breaks select field conditions
  • Fix
    Only post data title field sent to email, others fields missing
  • Fix
    Date conditions is_day and is_month are not functional
  • Fix
    Form loses styles when displayed conditionally on a page
  • Fix
    Import CF7 form submissions don't work for Flamingo
  • Fix
    Conflicts with Divi Overlays
  • Fix
    Issues after selection of the last page of the pagination
  • Fix
    reCAPTCHA V3 field does not work when "Load form using AJAX" is enabled and another active plugin uses the same keys
  • Fix
    Personality quiz email settings include conditions from Knowledge quiz
  • Fix
    Conditional logic is not working on IE11
  • Fix
    Duplicate question with answers are modified when you edit answers of the original or the copy
  • Improvement
    Other minor enhancements/fixes
  • Superhero product team:

Hummingbird Pro 2.7.2
25 February 2021
  • New
    Redis support for unix sockets
  • New
    Select database for Redis integration
  • New
    Add support for WOFF2 fonts in Browser Caching module
  • New
    Support for LiteSpeed server in Browser Caching module
  • New
    Clear Cloudflare cache from admin bar
  • Enhance
    Asset Optimization notifications
  • Enhance
    Asset Optimization support for RTL assets
  • Enhance
    Integration with Varnish cache
  • Fix
    Asset Optimization combining assets on Basic mode
  • Fix
    Asset Optimization not being able to inline remote assets in rare cases
  • Fix
    Asset Optimization duplicating inline scripts during processing
  • Fix
    Asset Optimization improve handling of core WordPress scripts
  • Fix
    Asset Optimization compatibility with Oxygen builder
  • Fix
    Asset Optimization compatibility with Bimber theme
  • Fix
    Browser Caching module overwriting individual expiry values
  • Fix
    High contrast icons in Asset Optimization module
  • Fix
    500 server error when clearing Varnish cache from the dashboard
  • Fix
    Tabs navigation on mobile devices
  • Superhero product team:

Hustle Pro 4.4.2
16 February 2021
  • Fix
    Multiple triggers migration in multisites
  • Superhero product team:

Smush Pro 3.8.3
10 February 2021
  • Enhance
    Allow local WebP on WPMU DEV staging sites
  • Enhance
    Display the WebP test request code and message in the status on failure
  • Enhance
    Remove unused setting and methods for converting transparent PNGs to JPEG
  • Enhance
    Validate the paths submitted by the user for Directory smush
  • Enhance
    Compatibility with WP Offload Media
  • Fix
    Bulk Smush getting stuck after 100 images on free version
  • Fix
    Loading of Wistia assets on free version
  • Fix
    Data usage option not being saved on the free version during the onboarding wizard
  • Fix
    Do not adjust sizes attribute when automatic resizing on CDN is disabled
  • Fix
    WebP rules path is wrong in Flywheel sites
  • Fix
    Extra horizontal line after the last row of the WebP metabox
  • Fix
    Choose Directory modal not opening when in tabs other than "Directory Smush"
  • Fix
    Cached list of attachments with backups getting out of sync with backups
  • Fix
    Empty images in media library after PNG to JPG conversion on servers without "fileinfo" extension
  • Superhero product team:

  • Fix
    Playlist order is not applied in video tutorials page.
  • Superhero product team: