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
    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:

  • 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
    Allow Advanced Tools to be edited across network
  • Bug
    Fix Cloudflare integration deactivate button not showing up
  • Bug
    Fix caching issue with Weglot
  • Bug
    Fix issue when trying to delete expired transients
  • Bug
    Fix clearing cache issue for Divi in mobile devices
  • Bug
    Fix pages not being cached when using WP eMember
  • Bug
    Fix RankMath Sitemap not loading when caching is enabled
  • UI/UX
    We're adding many changes to make the plugin easier and clearer to use

Superhero product team:

  • Feature
    You've been patiently waiting... and we're excited to say that Amazon S3 is ready to drop as our first backup destination integration!

Superhero product team:

  • Feature
    Exciting things on the horizon for Hustle... Just you wait!

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:

  • Bug
    Various fixes for improving performance
  • Improvement
    New email notifications interface for quizzes which comes with email routing and conditions
  • UI/UX
    Some UX improvements within the builder

Superhero product team:

  • Bug
    Various style and copy 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

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:

  • Improvement
    Shipper's upping his speed game so he can best his competitors. *Hint the main one he's gunning for rhymes with "Shoeplicator"
  • Upgrade
    Setting sail for WP.org... Is Shipper about to get a whole lot free-er?? Stay tuned!

Superhero product team:

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

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
  • UI/UX
    New service tabs and quick setup interface to help make managing your sites even easier!
  • 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

Smush Pro

New Plugin Style

24 September 2020
Version 3.7.1
  • New: Tutorials sections
  • Enhance: Update the modal that displays the highlights of this release
  • Enhance: Compatibility with NextGen
  • Enhance: Compatibility with SVG images
  • Fix: Image resize detection styles
  • Fix: Tracking option on network subsites
  • Fix: Lazy load placeholder background colors
  • Fix: Lazy load custom placeholders on network installs
  • Fix: Jetpack CDN compatibility
  • Fix: Notice on CDN page

Forminator Pro

WordPress Plugins

24 September 2020
Version 1.14
  • Add: Capture leads on Knowledge and Personal quizzes
  • Add: Support suffix and prefix in calculation fields
  • Add: Shortcode support in quiz results
  • Improvement: Ability to change error message for number and Currency field when value added is out of set limits
  • Improvement: Update Google Sheets interation documentation
  • Improvement: Move Preview button to the top floating bar
  • Improvement: Add ability to copy the module shortcode from the editor
  • Improvement: Steps pagination are clickable
  • Improvement: Update phone validation settings UI and add the ability to select a default flag for international phone number
  • Improvement: Add due Date support in Trello integration
  • Improvement: Automatically use Privacy Policy link in GDPR field
  • Fix: Poll vote count hide not functional
  • Fix: Quiz custom CSS having few wrong selectors
  • Fix: Add option to center successfully submitted message
  • Fix: Forminator emails broken in Outlook
  • Fix: Select field does not allow submission of "0" zero value
  • Fix: Login form doesn’t display in Hustle popup
  • Fix: Conditional payment on Stripe is not working correctly
  • Fix: Input date field can not be submitted triggering validation error
  • Fix: Slack integration not working for public and private channels
  • Fix: Conflict with Pretty Links plugin
  • Other minor enhancements/fixes

Beehive Pro

WordPress Plugins

23 September 2020
Version 3.3
  • New: Google Tag Manager integration.
  • New: Accounts page to manage authentication to different services.
  • New: Separate page for Google Analytics settings.
  • Improve: Onboarding modal.
  • Improve: Performance in the dashboard widget.
  • Improve: Cleanup unwanted services from Google library.
  • Fix: API client failure on old PHP versions (PHP v5).

The Hub Client

WordPress Plugins

21 September 2020
Version 1.0.2
  • Add SSO support for team owners and sub-users
  • Other visual improvements

WPMU DEV Dashboard

WordPress Plugins

21 September 2020
Version 4.10.3
  • Fix: Plugins bulk actions position wrong in Firefox
  • Fix: Some URLs are pointing to the Hub 1
  • Fix: Improve description of white label Docs setting
  • Add: Allow JWT sign in for the Hub Client

Hustle Pro

New Plugin Style

14 September 2020
Version 4.3.1
  • New: Modules preview for mobile and desktop, and in a frontend page
  • New: Button for going to the documentation page
  • New: Reset button for the appearance Typography and Advanced settings
  • Enhance: Allow displaying the analytics widget without a title

Defender Pro

WordPress Plugins

14 September 2020
Version 2.3.2
  • New: Add a separate Tutorials sub-menu and X-icon to remove it from the Dashboard
  • Improvement: Change mention of blacklist and whitelist to blocklist and allowlist on Defender pages
  • Improvement: Change Documentation links for Firewall and Malware Scanning
  • Improvement: Config Improvements
  • Fix: Display custom login forms if the Defender Masking URL is enabled
  • Fix: Receive email from Defender security tweaks daily
  • Fix: Activate 'Mask Login Area' through the Defender dashboard
  • Fix: Correct display of the Audit log for a new registered user with other than Subscriber role in MU
  • Fix: Masked login alters ajaxurl in MU in sites table page
  • Fix: Remove 'ambient-light-sensor', 'picture-in-picture', 'speaker' and 'vr' directives from Feature-Policy header
  • Other minor enhancements and fixes

Branda Pro

WordPress Plugins

8 September 2020
Version 3.4
  • Add: New SMTP Logs module (Pro feature)
  • Add: Super admin option in the custom admin menu
  • Add: Compatibility with builders for Admin Bar
  • Add: Option to remove/change "Proudly powered by WordPress"
  • Add: Welcome modal with New features details
  • Add: Change admin menu UI
  • Add: Link to create or select Privacy page if default doesn't exist
  • Add: Improve cookie notice styling
  • Add: Current Site option as a new item on Custom Menu links for subsites
  • Fix: Admin menu customizer not listing all items
  • Fix: Not all of the Logo and Background settings can be copied to another module
  • Fix: WP 5.4 compatibility issues
  • Fix: Widgets -> Feeds don't save for localized installs
  • Fix: Reset settings section affects another section
  • Fix: Php notice when resetting settings
  • Fix: Maintenance mode slider not scrolling properly
  • Fix: Website Mode - multiple background images are causing a bug on UI
  • Fix: UI issues on Signup screen
  • Fix: Conflict when Login screen/password field is on
  • Fix: Login Screen - show/hide password's icon is not visible
  • Fix: Admin Menu - PHP warnings on Multisites
  • Fix: Conflict with WP Project Manager
  • Fix: DB Error Page -> Behavior -> Send alert email doesn't enable
  • Fix: Footer Content - Forminator user login and registration shortcodes don't parse
  • Fix: Media in the Admin Message doesn't accept some alignment options
  • Fix: Unable to copy settings
  • Fix: Console error on the Handwritten template preview
  • Fix: The Disco template image breaks the email
  • Fix: Default admin footer is missing after enabling Admin Footer module
  • Fix: Text Widgets order reverts back after saving
  • Fix: Cookie Notice alignment issue
  • Fix: Branda -> Website Mode causing API issues for subsites
  • Fix: Password Reset email styling
  • Fix: Admin menu icons don't change on subsites
  • Fix: Adsense code doesn't fully save into Tracking code
  • Fix: Email Headers functionality not working properly
  • Fix: Bug with Admin Tips network options
  • Fix: Maintenance - Wrong place for wp_head
  • Fix: Copy changes and typo fixes

Shipper Pro

WordPress Plugins

8 September 2020
Version 1.2
  • Add: Migrate a subsite from a multisite network to a single site
  • Add: Highlight new features in the welcome modal
  • Improvement: Update SUI to the latest version (2.9.6)
  • Fix: Shipper is loading itself on every page load in wp-admin and on the frontend
  • Fix: Shipper using up all the disk space
  • Fix: Deleted admin user is able to access Shipper plugin
  • Fix: Some sites are not showing up on the site selection modal when the user has more than 20 websites
  • Fix: Package migration fails due to MySQL can not compare float like value
  • Fix: Exclude large file doesn't work on flywheel site

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