Advanced Ads – Ad Manager & AdSense 1.17.10

Does Advanced Ads work with WordPress 5.4 and PHP 7.2.16? A smoke test was performed on .

Summary

Errors
No PHP errors, warnings or notices
No JavaScript exceptions
All test pages loaded successfully
No resource errors
Looks good! No problems were detected.
Performance

Memory usage: 590.49 KiB
The average PHP memory usage increased by this amount after activating by the plugin.

Page speed impact: insignificant.
The plugin didn't make the site noticeably slower.

Environment
WordPress version5.4
PHP version7.2.16
MySQL version8.0.15
PHP memory limit256M
Plugin Info
Last updated
Active installs 100,000+
WordPress.org page https://wordpress.org/plugins/advanced-ads/
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Pages 17

Plugins ‹ Test site — WordPress

Page screenshot: Plugins ‹ Test site — WordPress
URL /wp-admin/plugins.php?plugin_status=all&paged=1&s
Requested URL /wp-admin/plugins.php?action=activate&plugin=advanced-ads%2Fadvanced-ads.php&plugin_status=all&paged=1&s&_wpnonce=a3b3ef1cd6
Aspect after-activation
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.659 s
Memory usage 4.5 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Advanced Ads

Page screenshot: Advanced Ads
URL /wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=advanced_ads&new=new
Aspect menu-item
HTTP status 200
Load time 1.601 s
Memory usage 4.65 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Advanced Ads → Overview 

Page screenshot: Advanced Ads → Overview 
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=advanced-ads
Aspect menu-item
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.326 s
Memory usage 4.45 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Advanced Ads → Groups & Rotation

Page screenshot: Advanced Ads → Groups & Rotation
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=advanced-ads-groups
Aspect menu-item
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.185 s
Memory usage 4.46 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Advanced Ads → Placements

Page screenshot: Advanced Ads → Placements
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=advanced-ads-placements
Aspect menu-item
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.406 s
Memory usage 4.3 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Advanced Ads → Settings

Page screenshot: Advanced Ads → Settings
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=advanced-ads-settings
Aspect menu-item
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.280 s
Memory usage 4.33 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Advanced Ads → Settings → AdSense

Page screenshot: Advanced Ads → Settings → AdSense
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=advanced-ads-settings
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.343 s
Memory usage 4.17 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Advanced Ads → Settings → Pro

Page screenshot: Advanced Ads → Settings → Pro
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=advanced-ads-settings
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.213 s
Memory usage 4.17 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Advanced Ads → Settings → Tracking

Page screenshot: Advanced Ads → Settings → Tracking
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=advanced-ads-settings
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.301 s
Memory usage 4.17 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Advanced Ads → Settings → Licenses

Page screenshot: Advanced Ads → Settings → Licenses
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=advanced-ads-settings
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.209 s
Memory usage 4.17 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Advanced Ads → Settings → Privacy

Page screenshot: Advanced Ads → Settings → Privacy
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=advanced-ads-settings
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.237 s
Memory usage 4.17 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Advanced Ads → Settings → Support

Page screenshot: Advanced Ads → Settings → Support
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=advanced-ads-settings
Aspect menu-item-tab
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.271 s
Memory usage 4.17 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Test site – Just another WordPress site

Page screenshot: Test site – Just another WordPress site
URL /
Aspect front-page
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.343 s
Memory usage 3.62 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Dashboard ‹ Test site — WordPress

Page screenshot: Dashboard ‹ Test site — WordPress
URL /wp-admin/index.php
Aspect new-meta-boxes
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.299 s
Memory usage 4.24 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Add New Post ‹ Test site — WordPress

Page screenshot: Add New Post ‹ Test site — WordPress
URL /wp-admin/post-new.php
Aspect new-meta-boxes
HTTP status 200
Load time 1.349 s
Memory usage 6.05 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Add New Page ‹ Test site — WordPress

Page screenshot: Add New Page ‹ Test site — WordPress
URL /wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=page
Aspect new-meta-boxes
HTTP status 200
Load time 1.142 s
Memory usage 6.03 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Widgets ‹ Test site — WordPress

Page screenshot: Widgets ‹ Test site — WordPress
URL /wp-admin/widgets.php
Aspect new-sidebar-widgets
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.889 s
Memory usage 4.24 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Benchmark

URL Load time Memory usage
Inactive Active Change Inactive Active Change
/wp-admin/index.php0.280 s0.406 s+0.126 s3.64 MiB4.24 MiB+ 614.63 KiB
/wp-admin/edit.php0.197 s0.236 s+0.039 s3.66 MiB4.27 MiB+ 618.62 KiB
/wp-admin/post-new.php1.301 s1.608 s+0.307 s5.43 MiB6.06 MiB+ 641.59 KiB
/wp-admin/upload.php0.596 s0.450 s-0.146 s3.5 MiB4.15 MiB+ 669.27 KiB
/wp-admin/options-writing.php0.377 s0.165 s-0.212 s3.58 MiB4.14 MiB+ 574.59 KiB
/wp-admin/media-new.php0.218 s0.198 s-0.020 s3.48 MiB4.14 MiB+ 672.28 KiB
/wp-admin/edit-tags.php?taxonomy=category0.177 s0.188 s+0.011 s3.58 MiB4.18 MiB+ 606.16 KiB
/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=page1.137 s1.289 s+0.152 s5.42 MiB6.03 MiB+ 630.69 KiB
/wp-admin/options-discussion.php0.449 s0.498 s+0.049 s3.48 MiB4.14 MiB+ 670.7 KiB
/wp-admin/edit-comments.php0.206 s0.242 s+0.036 s3.59 MiB4.18 MiB+ 605.52 KiB
/0.375 s0.224 s-0.151 s3.43 MiB3.62 MiB+ 191.33 KiB
Average 0.483 s0.500 s+0.017 s3.89 MiB4.47 MiB+ 590.49 KiB

Additions

Things that the plugin adds to the site. This section is not intended to be comprehensive. The test tool only looks for a few specific types of added content.

Options wp_options 5

User Metadata wp_usermeta 1

Custom Post Types 1

ID Name
advanced_adsAds

Sidebar Widgets 1

ID Name
advads_ad_widgetAdvanced Ads

Meta Boxes

{
    "dashboard": {
        "advads_dashboard_widget": {
            "title": "Ads Dashboard",
            "context": "side"
        }
    },
    "post": {
        "advads-ad-settings": {
            "title": "Ad Settings",
            "context": "side"
        }
    },
    "page": {
        "advads-ad-settings": {
            "title": "Ad Settings",
            "context": "side"
        }
    }
}

Capabilities 5

PHP Error Log

The log file is empty.

See also: All tests for this plugin, How to Hide Advanced Ads Admin Menus and More