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

  • 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
    You've been asking for it... get ready for non-CDN Webp support
  • Improvement
    Be the first to know about every new Smush feature with a new and insightful welcome modal
  • Improvement
    Smush will now detect the image file exists before trying to get image size
  • Bug
    Fix UI issue when using the SupportCandy - Reports plugin
  • Bug
    Fix multiple queries running on all pages
  • Bug
    Fix loop of cron jobs when conflict method contains an empty array transient
  • Bug
    Fix Lazy Loading issue when JavaScript snippet was added inside a page content
  • Bug
    Fix Images not being served by CDN on Infinity Free Hosting due to API block
  • Bug
    Fix Copy URL in Media Library not working with Smush activated
  • Bug
    Fix Re-Check Images button in NextGen changing Super-smush stats
  • UI/UX
    Several improvements to make Smush even easier to use!

Superhero product team:

  • Improvement
    We're speeding up package migrations significantly (the files part)
  • Improvement
    More detailed logging for creating package migrations is on the way!

Superhero product team:

  • Feature
    Network-wide caching! No more logging into sites one-by-one to access Hummingbird. Save a bunch of time and clear the cache of all your sites at once
  • Feature
    Imagine a dedicated page that shows you basic health stats and helps you to fix common issues. Our new “Health Page” becomes a reality in this release
  • Improvement
    External assets will be highlighted so you can differentiate them from local assets (and optimize them accordingly)
  • Improvement
    A brand new modal that gives you the options of choosing what cache to clear. Handy!
  • Improvement
    A new timestamp will be added to cache identifiers making it easier to detect when a page was cached last
  • Bug
    Fix Asset Optimization auto enabled for subsites
  • Bug
    Fix caching issue with Weglot
  • Bug
    Fix Cloudflare integration deactivate button not showing up
  • Bug
    Fix scripts being auto-optimized on Manual Asset Optimization mode
  • Bug
    Fix issue when trying to delete expired transients
  • Bug
    Fix Reset Settings Button on Auto Asset Optimization Mode
  • UI/UX
    We're adding many changes to make the plugin easier and clearer to use

Superhero product team:

  • Feature
    The new third-party backup destinations just keep rolling in. Google Drive is up next!

Superhero product team:

  • 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:

  • 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:

  • Feature
    You asked for more third-party integrations, so more integrations is what you're getting! Namely Mailster and MailPoet.

Superhero product team:

  • Feature
    Looking for a tool that automatically generates schema markup for WP posts? Our upcoming custom schema builder will do it!
  • Bug
    Get ready for inline SEO analysis actions, coming to your post metabox this release

Superhero product team:

  • Feature
    Template builder for coming soon and maintenance mode pages? Yes please!

Superhero product team:

  • Feature
    New Export / Import feature is on its way! Easily import videos, playlists, and settings from one site to all your client sites

Superhero product team:

  • Improvement
    Continue upgrading integrations with Hub 2.0

Superhero product team:

  • Improvement
    Various global UX improvements within Hosting DNS setup, preferences, and more
  • Improvement
    Plugins config integration with The Hub
  • Feature
    Switch The Hub to dark mode!

Superhero product team:

  • 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!

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

New Plugin Style

22 October 2020
Version 3.3.2
  • New: Show redirect URIs for Google API project.
  • Enhance: Improvements in permissions UI.
  • Enhance: Show notice when subsites can view statistics without authentication.
  • Enhance: Show notice when duplicate GTM Container ID is being used network.
  • Fix: Mobile navigation is hidden.
  • Fix: Fatal error when upgrading from v3.2.8.
  • Fix: Analytics reports are not visible to the shop manager when enabled.
  • Fix: Placeholder text is not visible.

SmartCrawl Pro

New Plugin Style

22 October 2020
Version 2.8.3
  • Fix: Autolinks not working in certain scenarios
  • Fix: Action button in microdata check pointing to social settings
  • Fix: Deprecated jQuery function being used in Javascript files
  • Fix: Miscellaneous typos and copy changes
  • Fix: Incorrect documentation link in robots section

Shipper Pro

New Plugin Style

22 October 2020
Version 1.2.1
  • Improvement: Speed up database task for package migration.
  • Improvement: Change API Migration connect to WPMU DEV experience.
  • Fix: Shipper doesn't show all the sub-sites to choose from and search field doesn't work.
  • Fix: Back button is not working on the Ready to Ship page.
  • Fix: Package migration fails when the source site has duplicator plugin installed.
  • Fix: The migration date-time on the dashboard doesn't match with the current timezone.
  • Fix: Typo in export and import succession email.
  • Fix: Some text is not visible in high contrast mode on the Permission page.
  • Fix: Cancellation on pre-flight issues screen, bring back pre-flight check to 99%.
  • Fix: Documentation link is missing in package migration and settings Page.

Integrated Video Tutorials

New Plugin Style

19 October 2020
Version 1.8.2
  • Improve: Minor improvements in default videos.

Snapshot Pro

New Plugin Style

14 October 2020
Version 4.1.1
  • Fix: Copy and image of the What's New modal

Forminator Pro

New Plugin Style

9 October 2020
Version 1.14.1
  • Fix: Small fixes and stability improvements

Branda Pro

New Plugin Style

8 October 2020
Version 3.4.1
  • Fix: Small fixes and stability improvements

Hustle Pro

New Plugin Style

8 October 2020
Version 4.3.3
  • Fix: Aweber token fails to refresh automatically
  • Enhance: "Install Pro" message compatibility with new plans
  • Enhance: Error handling for iContact API requests
  • Enhance: Form fields data escaping on creation
  • Enhance: Send a test request automatically when connecting to Zapier

WPMU DEV Dashboard

WordPress Plugins

8 October 2020
Version 4.10.5
  • Fix: Small fixes and stability improvements
  • Fix: Match grant support access icon in side menu with content

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