Google Analytics Dashboard Plugin for WordPress by MonsterInsights 7.5.1

Does "Google Analytics for WordPress by MonsterInsights" work with WordPress 5.1.1 and PHP 7.0.16? A smoke test was performed on .


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

Memory usage: 250.11 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.

WordPress version5.1.1
PHP version7.0.16
MySQL version5.7.17
PHP memory limit256M
Plugin Info
Last updated
Active installs 2,000,000+ page

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Pages 4

MonsterInsights › Onboarding Wizard

Page screenshot: MonsterInsights › Onboarding Wizard
URL /wp-admin/index.php?page=monsterinsights-onboarding#/
Requested URL /wp-admin/plugins.php?action=activate&plugin=google-analytics-for-wordpress%2Fgoogleanalytics.php&plugin_status=all&paged=1&s&_wpnonce=7fd2eb5dc4
Aspect after-activation
HTTP status 200
Load time 2.443 s
Memory usage N/A
JS errors None
Resource errors None


Page screenshot: Insights
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=monsterinsights_settings#/
Requested URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=monsterinsights_settings
Aspect menu-item
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.306 s
Memory usage 3.44 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Test site – Just another WordPress site

Page screenshot: Test site – Just another WordPress site
Aspect front-page
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.357 s
Memory usage 3.04 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 0.254 s
Memory usage 3.53 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None


URL Load time Memory usage
Inactive Active Change Inactive Active Change
/wp-admin/index.php0.284 s0.235 s-0.049 s3.29 MiB3.53 MiB+ 248.34 KiB
/wp-admin/edit.php0.221 s0.223 s+0.002 s3.32 MiB3.55 MiB+ 235.26 KiB
/wp-admin/post-new.php3.282 s1.324 s-1.958 s4.92 MiB5.22 MiB+ 307.53 KiB
/wp-admin/upload.php0.560 s0.459 s-0.101 s3.15 MiB3.45 MiB+ 308.28 KiB
/wp-admin/options-writing.php0.382 s0.139 s-0.243 s3.23 MiB3.44 MiB+ 206.21 KiB
/wp-admin/media-new.php0.162 s0.187 s+0.025 s3.13 MiB3.43 MiB+ 307.34 KiB
/wp-admin/edit-tags.php?taxonomy=category0.137 s0.170 s+0.033 s3.17 MiB3.47 MiB+ 301.76 KiB
/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=page1.613 s1.331 s-0.282 s4.91 MiB5.2 MiB+ 300.27 KiB
/wp-admin/options-discussion.php0.778 s0.254 s-0.524 s3.14 MiB3.43 MiB+ 303.59 KiB
/wp-admin/edit-comments.php0.227 s0.207 s-0.020 s3.24 MiB3.47 MiB+ 234.85 KiB
/1.472 s0.253 s-1.219 s3.01 MiB3 MiB- 2.19 KiB
Average 0.829 s0.435 s-0.394 s3.5 MiB3.75 MiB+ 250.11 KiB


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 7

Custom Post Types 1

ID Name
amn_mi-litemi-lite Announcements

Meta Boxes

    "dashboard": {
        "monsterinsights_reports_widget": {
            "title": "MonsterInsights",
            "context": "normal"

PHP Error Log

The log file is empty.

See also: All tests for this plugin, How to Hide Google Analytics for WordPress by MonsterInsights Admin Menus and Widgets