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
    The finalized (and of course) upgraded form builder design
  • Feature
    Field grouping
  • Improvement
    Make forms fully usable in preview mode
  • Bug
    All the little reported fixes from our first major release

Superhero product team:

  • Feature
    Time to give Ultimate Branding a Superhero makeover!!!
  • Feature
    Massive UI/UX upgrade…cause she’s got style
  • Feature
    3 new and Branda fresh login templates...because it's 2018 and it's time for some style
  • Feature
    Import Wizard is getting a power boost. Import just the settings you need from any specific module
  • Feature
    Organize modules according to the incredible WPMU DEV plugin style guide
  • Upgrade
    3 dashboard admin widgets to be managed in one module and rewritten from the ground up (super fly)
  • Improvement
    Documentation module with upgraded documentation

Superhero product team:

  • Feature
    Block users based on their geo location...block hackers anywhere in the world
  • Improvement
    We're transcoding our security emails to make the reports more readable to the common man...and less scary
  • Improvement
    New report for security tweaks
  • Improvement
    Make reports more like a helpful sidekick and less like a robot
  • Improvement
    Remove Defender's activation redirect to improve the bulk upgrade and installations flow in WordPress

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 gives same quality images with smaller file sizes
  • Improvement
    Speed up the Smush Pro interface
  • Improvement
    Upgrade translation support
  • Improvement
    Display a reason images fail in a directory Smush (rare, but it happens)
  • Bug
    Make tooltips mobile friendly

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
    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
    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
    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

Hustle

WordPress Plugins

24 September 2018
Version 3.0.5
  • Allow users to unsubscribe from local lists.
  • Allow adding providers as external plugins.
  • Add import/export module functionality.
  • Add duplicate module functionality.
  • Add option to choose if the module should show up after subscription.
  • Fix console error when updating custom form fields.
  • Fix inline social sharing not displaying properly.
  • Use embeds IDs instead of names as unique identifier.
  • Make native social counters retrieve their info asynchronously.
  • Fix MU installation not redirecting to Hustle Dashboard.
  • Fix Slide-in "Test" status not behaving properly.
  • Make embeds widgets follow the defined visibility rules.
  • Allow using the same email twice when subscribing to Mailchimp.
  • Switch to Mailchimp for Hustle's Free Opt-in subscription form.
  • Fix opt-in form behavior with each provider.
  • Fix iContact settings error.
  • Fix Constant Contact settings error.
  • Fix Sendgrid library conflict.
  • Fix Custom fields behavior on some providers.
  • Fix PHP error when using category conditions in multiple modules.
  • Fix checkboxes and radios issue when the same embed is twice in the same page.
  • Fix various UI details in dashboard and frontend.
  • Add "upgrade" link on plugins page for Free version.

Ultimate Branding

WordPress Plugins

20 September 2018
Version 2.2.1
  • It was disabled delete plugin settings during deactivate or delete.

WordPress User Sync

WordPress Plugins

19 September 2018
Version 1.1.6
  • Added privacy policy suggestions

Forminator Pro

WordPress Plugins

17 September 2018
Version 1.5.2
  • Add: Slack integration
  • Add: Validation for phone number prefixes and area codes
  • Add: Option to toggle calendar icon
  • Improvement: Custom CSS tags updated
  • Fix: Radio button gets squeezed in Forminator poll widget
  • Fix: Grouped checkboxes now treated like radio buttons
  • Fix: No wrong quiz allowed HTML in results
  • Fix: Poll and Quiz navigation not clickable
  • Fix: Reset vertical screen position between sections
  • Fix: Poll charts blink on hover
  • Fix: Upload file in pagination prevent form submit for IE and Edge
  • Fix: Validation Errors resulting in display:none Forms
  • Fix: Trello Integration missing GDPR value
  • Fix: Google sheet integration not showing submitted details of Time, Uploaded file and GDPR fields.
  • Fix: PHP error on quiz preview

Defender

WordPress Plugins

4 September 2018
Version 2
  • New: added tweak “Disable XML-RPC”
  • Improvement: Two factor authentication can now be force enabled by role.
  • Improvement: Masking URL description.
  • Fix: Compatibility with Appointments+ login when Mask Login is enabled.
  • Fix: /login/ will be blocked instead of redirecting to right login URL
  • Fix: new site registration email login URL will now show right Login URL instead of the original one when Mask URL is enabled.
  • Fix: Accessibility issue when activating 2FA.
  • Changes: Show Admin Pointer on initial Defender activation, and removing the redirect behavior.
  • Other minor enhancements and fixes

Custom Sidebars Pro

WordPress Plugins

29 August 2018
Version 3.2.1
  • Fixed a problem with sidebar replacement on front page.

WP Smush Pro

WordPress Plugins

22 August 2018
Version 2.8.1
  • New: Directory Smush UI/UX
  • New: Directory Smush updated library
  • New: Directory Smush ability to select multiple directories
  • New: Directory Smush ability to deselect certain images in directories
  • New: Integration with Gutenberg image block
  • Enhance: Bulk Smush UI
  • Enhance: Update GDPR policy text
  • Enhance: Do not auto resize animated GIF images to preserve animation
  • Enhance: Performance improvements, remove duplicate queries
  • Fixed: Stats reset for Smushed directories when selecting Super-smush option
  • Fixed: Pro status cached bug
  • Fixed: Quick setup modal missing image dimensions for image resize option

SmartCrawl Pro

WordPress Plugins

20 August 2018
Version 2.2.2.1
  • Fix: Allow data import from Yoast 8.x
  • Fix: Updated plugin version constant to latest version for cache busting

Hummingbird

WordPress Plugins

15 August 2018
Version 1.9.2
  • New: Asset Optimization ability to regenerate single files
  • New: Auto clear out logs that are older than 30 days
  • New: Action hooks: wphb_get_performance_report, wphb_clear_page_cache and wphb_delete_db_data
  • New: REST API endpoints for gzip compression, browser caching and clearing caches
  • New: GDPR policy text
  • Enhance: Improve support for Bedrock installations
  • Enhance: Improve tooltips on Asset Optimization page
  • Enhance: Improve UI in Asset Optimization module
  • Enhance: Log file control for Asset Optimization and Page Caching modules
  • Fix: Errors in Asset Optimization module on WordPress versions 4.6 and lower
  • Fix: Messages in Asset Optimization dashboard module in network admin
  • Fix: PHP warnings after ignoring performance reports
  • Fix: Incorrect stats calculations in Asset Optimization module, when there are assets bigger than 1 Mb in size
  • Fix: Asset optimization scans getting stuck on some installs
  • Fix: Compatibility with WordPress 4.6