Advanced Ads – Ad Manager & AdSense 1.16.1

Does Advanced Ads work with WordPress 5.3.2 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: 574.78 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 version5.3.2
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=4de85dc8d3
Aspect after-activation
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.623 s
Memory usage 4.42 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 1.833 s
Memory usage 4.58 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 0.325 s
Memory usage 4.4 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 0.383 s
Memory usage 4.42 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 0.302 s
Memory usage 4.26 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 0.331 s
Memory usage 4.27 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 0.257 s
Memory usage 4.12 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 0.302 s
Memory usage 4.12 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 0.270 s
Memory usage 4.12 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 0.236 s
Memory usage 4.12 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 0.298 s
Memory usage 4.12 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 0.255 s
Memory usage 4.12 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 0.246 s
Memory usage 3.56 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 0.322 s
Memory usage 4.19 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 1.511 s
Memory usage 5.95 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 1.397 s
Memory usage 5.94 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 1.035 s
Memory usage 4.2 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Benchmark

URL Load time Memory usage
Inactive Active Change Inactive Active Change
/wp-admin/index.php0.410 s0.355 s-0.055 s3.61 MiB4.19 MiB+ 592.6 KiB
/wp-admin/edit.php0.267 s0.281 s+0.014 s3.64 MiB4.23 MiB+ 597.14 KiB
/wp-admin/post-new.php1.518 s1.591 s+0.073 s5.36 MiB5.96 MiB+ 608.71 KiB
/wp-admin/upload.php0.807 s0.544 s-0.263 s3.48 MiB4.11 MiB+ 647.42 KiB
/wp-admin/options-writing.php0.212 s0.178 s-0.034 s3.56 MiB4.1 MiB+ 552.75 KiB
/wp-admin/media-new.php0.269 s0.266 s-0.003 s3.46 MiB4.09 MiB+ 649.84 KiB
/wp-admin/edit-tags.php?taxonomy=category0.224 s0.222 s-0.002 s3.56 MiB4.14 MiB+ 589.81 KiB
/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=page1.428 s1.238 s-0.190 s5.35 MiB5.94 MiB+ 601.78 KiB
/wp-admin/options-discussion.php0.320 s0.431 s+0.111 s3.46 MiB4.1 MiB+ 648.86 KiB
/wp-admin/edit-comments.php0.263 s0.330 s+0.067 s3.57 MiB4.14 MiB+ 583.68 KiB
/0.433 s0.210 s-0.223 s3.32 MiB3.56 MiB+ 249.95 KiB
Average 0.559 s0.513 s-0.046 s3.85 MiB4.41 MiB+ 574.78 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 3

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