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

  • Upgrade
    New high-powered API clusters for our power users with an improved Smush quality up to 2x! We're talkin' cleaner sharper compression and bigger savings.
  • Improvement
    Better stats and upgraded Google Analytics tagging. (Yeah stats!)
  • Upgrade
    Improved compatibility with Hummingbird, Twenty-Seventeen, Getty, Ultimate Branding, and NextGen.
  • UI/UX
    We're standardizing styles across all our plugins and Smush will get some tidying up.
  • Bug
    Improvements for how Bulk Smush works with images that have been removed
  • Bug
    Fix image size stats when changes are made.

Superhero product team:

  • Feature
    A single clear cache button that sits in the WP Admin menu that gives easy access to editors and admins
  • Feature
    Expand Mutlisite controls to site admins
  • Improvement
    Set where minified CSS/JS files are stored - great for sites with specialized settings
  • Improvement
    Bulk update button for JS minfication
  • Improvement
    Update some of our notifications for clarity and simplicity
  • UI/UX
    Better handling for assets in the optimization module – show when file size has increased

Superhero product team:

  • Feature
    How about free backups for everyone...Snapshot on WordPress.org. (It's like free beer but better!)
  • Feature
    We're bringing email notifications so you don't have to wait around for your backup to finish
  • Improvement
    Improve performance and reliability in shared hosting environments
  • Feature
    Configure and trigger managed backups from the hub
  • Feature
    The ability to freeze time and space so you can get more done in one day

Superhero product team:

  • Feature
    A bagillion service opt-in integrations like Ontraport, Zapier, Emma, FeedBlitz, Salesforce, Postmatic, Intercom.io, SendGrid, SparkPost, You name it and we want to do it!
  • Upgrade
    Take the Hustle Aweber integration to a new level with tags
  • Feature
    A button that lets you clear your email list
  • Feature
    Find love with Hustle matchmaking (after all, Hustle is an expert connecting people)

Superhero product team:

  • Feature
    Whitelisting by user role
  • Feature
    New security tweak that blocks the WordPress Rest API
  • Feature
    Automated Snapshot backup before changing database
  • Feature
    Geo based IP blocking
  • Feature
    Away mode to disable access to admin area everyday for a specified period of time
  • Feature
    Mask login area by changing the default /wp-admin and /wp-login
  • Feature
    CSV export of audit log events
  • Feature
    IP lockout rules
  • UI/UX
    Full-length film featuring Defender and his crime fighting adventures

Superhero product team:

  • Feature
    Get ready! We're working on a developers API. This opens a whole new world for 3rd party extensions
  • Feature
    Be on the lookout for the Forminator calculator
  • Feature
    We're working on all your favorite mail integrations...starting with Mailchimp
  • Feature
    You're going to dig Forminator custom registration forms
  • Feature
    Also giving Multisite something special – say yes to user and site registration forms
  • Upgrade
    Not just forms!? We're exploring other markets for Forminator to enter...like cereal with little Fominator marshmallows (kids love forms)

Superhero product team:

  • Feature
    All new WPMU DEV Smush CDN to deliver images at lighting speed
  • Feature
    Say goodbye to the image optimization warnings with image resizing
  • Feature
    WebP file optimization. Same quality smaller files
  • Feature
    Can someone say gif support? Convert gif files to png
  • Feature
    WP CLI command to bulk smush
  • Feature
    Add and serve additional image sizes to please the Google PageSpeed gods
  • UI/UX
    Show image count in selected directory
  • UI/UX
    Improve stats so you can get a raise with your optimization skills
  • Upgrade
    Detect already Smushed images and ignore them in image check
  • Upgrade
    Convert the coffee grind and brew option into a full feature barista (Smush Pro Only)

Superhero product team:

  • Upgrade
    Give elements more supported file formats
  • UI/UX
    Overhaul the interface so everything is easier and better including new email design, slugs, shortcode interface, extensions, certificates design, settings interface, and a heap special little updates
  • Feature
    How about a new color picker for easier styling?
  • Improvement
    This update is a behemoth! Basically a code rewrite with 180+ improvements.

Superhero product team:

Top Secret (Shipper: The migration expert?! Ahoy, me hearty!)

  • Feature
    A full-site migration tool for moving your site anywhere your heart desires
  • Feature
    Reliable Multisite migration! Only a myth until now. Shipper will move individual sites or an entire network.
  • Feature
    Take your site where you will, whether moving servers or staging for development and testing
  • UI/UX
    All the rum you can drink and treasure you can fit on your servers

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

Membership 2 Pro

WordPress Plugins

12 April 2018
Version 1.1.4
  • Fix: existing users should not need to verify email

Hummingbird

WordPress Plugins

12 April 2018
Version 1.8.1
  • New: Option to auto clear cache on plugin/theme update
  • New: Option to hide all notices
  • New: Option to show clear cache button on the admin bar
  • Enhance: Various performance improvements and tweaks
  • Enhance: Removed duplicate queries
  • Enhance: Optimize database writes/reads
  • Enhance: Keep compression settings when switching from advanced to basic view in asset optimization
  • Enhance: Javascript code optimization
  • Enhance: Improve WP_CACHE detection to avoid PHP warnings on some configurations
  • Enhance: Increased expiry time for files in asset optimization module
  • Fix: Remove RSS feeds from page caching
  • Fix: Empty exclusion rules in page cache settings were halting all page caching
  • Fix: Publish changes button not working after bulk updates
  • Fix: Page caching exclusion rules will now only escape the dot in the file extension (if present)
  • Fix: Product page type not showing in page caching settings

Snapshot Pro

WordPress Plugins

12 April 2018
Version 3.1.7
  • Fix: Scheduling too far in the future
  • Fix: Disperse cron weekday/time starts when scheduling is not set
  • Fix: Disperse start backup scheduling, auto reschedule

Hustle

WordPress Plugins

11 April 2018
Version 3.0.2
  • Add MailerLite and iContact Integration.
  • Update E-Newsletter integration to be consistent with other integrations.
  • Fix various styling issues on frontend and backend.
  • Fix minor backend UX issues.
  • Fix an issue with ConstantContact only saving to the first email list.
  • Fix homepage not obeying module display conditions when showing recent posts.
  • Fix an issue with ConstantContact where redirecting after signing in brought
  • e user to the editing popups even when editing embeds or slide ins.
  • Fix adblocker trigger from triggering even when no adblocker is present.
  • Update 404 display condition behavior to showing on the 404 page or not rather than only displaying on 404 page and no other.
  • Adjusted verbiage for After Slide-in is Closed description to avoid
  • nfusion.
  • Disable save button on continue press to avoid accidental multiple saves.
  • Fix slide in and popup shortcode trigger not working since 3.0.
  • Fix some PHP warnings.
  • Improve Hustle frontend accessibility for social sharing.
  • Fix Mad Mimi and Campaign Monitor email integrations.
  • Only show SSL requirement notice for constant contact when necessary.

WPMU DEV Dashboard

WordPress Plugins

11 April 2018
Version 4.5.1
  • Fix PHP 5.2 compatibility issue

Defender

WordPress Plugins

10 April 2018
Version 1.8
  • New: Hide the default WordPress login URLs with the new Mask Login Area feature, giving you enhanced protection from hackers and bots.
  • New: Ability to force two-factor authentication for all users.
  • Fix: Fixed a bug where file scanning would detect wp-config.php as suspicious.
  • Fix: Fixed an issue where the lockout pages could be cached by external cache engines.

Domain Mapping

WordPress Plugins

4 April 2018
Version 4.4.2.5
  • Removed: Support for WHMCS
  • Added: Notification to Network admin about WHMCS
  • Fixed: Some minor typos
  • Fixed: Fatal error with newer versions of PHP
  • Fixed: Issue with logged out users on Pro Site not being redirected to mapped domain
  • Fixed: Various issues involving SSL and mismatched content
  • Fixed: Issue with theme customizer not working with mapped domains
  • Fixed: Issue with purchasing uk tld using PayPal
  • rors when using the Customizer
  • Improved: Refactored mapping logic for easier troubleshooting mapping issues in
  • velopment

Integrated Video Tutorials

WordPress Plugins

3 April 2018
Version 1.5.6
  • Fix: UX showing as domain registered when it really wasn't completely. Visit settings page to fix any no-access errors.

Admin Panel Tips

WordPress Plugins

3 April 2018
Version 1.0.7.7
  • Fix: PHP error : Trying to get property of non-object