Essential Blocks 3.2.3

Does Essential Blocks work with WordPress 5.9.1 and PHP 7.4.8? 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: 170.44 KiB
The average PHP memory usage increased by this amount after activating by the plugin.

Page speed impact: 0.163 seconds
The average page load time increased by this amount after activating the plugin.

WordPress version5.9.1
PHP version7.4.8
MySQL version8.0.21
PHP memory limit256M
Plugin Info
Last updated
Active installs 100,000+ page

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Pages 3

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=essential-blocks%2Fessential-blocks.php&plugin_status=all&paged=1&s&_wpnonce=d2337722fd
Aspect after-activation
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.382 s
Memory usage 3.41 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Essential Blocks

Page screenshot: Essential Blocks
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=essential-blocks
Aspect menu-item
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.555 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 0.261 s
Memory usage 3.54 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None


URL Load time Memory usage
Inactive Active Change Inactive Active Change
/wp-admin/index.php0.371 s0.263 s-0.108 s3.37 MiB3.52 MiB+ 151.41 KiB
/wp-admin/edit.php0.163 s0.192 s+0.029 s3.4 MiB3.55 MiB+ 152.55 KiB
/wp-admin/post-new.php0.932 s1.927 s+0.995 s6.14 MiB6.36 MiB+ 225.09 KiB
/wp-admin/upload.php0.333 s0.408 s+0.075 s3.25 MiB3.4 MiB+ 157.69 KiB
/wp-admin/options-writing.php0.240 s0.138 s-0.102 s3.24 MiB3.38 MiB+ 140.91 KiB
/wp-admin/media-new.php0.244 s0.196 s-0.048 s3.23 MiB3.38 MiB+ 158.48 KiB
/wp-admin/edit-tags.php?taxonomy=category0.185 s0.172 s-0.013 s3.27 MiB3.41 MiB+ 150.77 KiB
/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=page0.892 s1.758 s+0.866 s6.14 MiB6.35 MiB+ 219.33 KiB
/wp-admin/options-discussion.php0.228 s0.227 s-0.001 s3.22 MiB3.38 MiB+ 158.17 KiB
/wp-admin/edit-comments.php0.190 s0.325 s+0.135 s3.27 MiB3.48 MiB+ 213.68 KiB
/0.260 s0.225 s-0.035 s3.4 MiB3.54 MiB+ 146.77 KiB
Average 0.367 s0.530 s+0.163 s3.81 MiB3.98 MiB+ 170.44 KiB

Code Statistics

Note: Third-party libraries and minified JS/CSS files are excluded from these statistics where possible, so the numbers you see here may be lower than those reported by other tools.

Language % Lines of code Comment lines Files
Total 23,728 799 138

PHP Code Analysis | More results »

Lines of code 2,677
Total complexity 367
Median class complexity 12.5
Median method complexity 2.0
Most complex class EssentialBlocks
Most complex function eb_post_grid_markup()
Classes 8
Methods 38
Functions 43


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 1

PHP Error Log

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See also: All tests for this plugin, How to Hide Essential Blocks Admin Menus and Meta Boxes