Essential Blocks 3.2.4

Does Essential Blocks work with WordPress 5.9.2 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: 174.75 KiB
The average PHP memory usage increased by this amount after activating by the plugin.

Page speed impact: 0.199 seconds
The average page load time increased by this amount after activating the plugin.

WordPress version5.9.2
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=b5b880ba1a
Aspect after-activation
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.305 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 0.712 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 0.260 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.php0.341 s0.404 s+0.063 s3.37 MiB3.52 MiB+ 151.41 KiB
/wp-admin/edit.php0.180 s0.211 s+0.031 s3.4 MiB3.55 MiB+ 152.55 KiB
/wp-admin/post-new.php1.091 s2.127 s+1.036 s6.15 MiB6.37 MiB+ 225.09 KiB
/wp-admin/upload.php0.381 s0.609 s+0.228 s3.25 MiB3.4 MiB+ 157.69 KiB
/wp-admin/options-writing.php0.276 s0.193 s-0.083 s3.24 MiB3.38 MiB+ 140.91 KiB
/wp-admin/media-new.php0.273 s0.219 s-0.054 s3.23 MiB3.38 MiB+ 158.48 KiB
/wp-admin/edit-tags.php?taxonomy=category0.200 s0.197 s-0.003 s3.27 MiB3.41 MiB+ 150.77 KiB
/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=page0.979 s2.031 s+1.052 s6.15 MiB6.36 MiB+ 219.33 KiB
/wp-admin/options-discussion.php0.239 s0.256 s+0.017 s3.22 MiB3.38 MiB+ 158.17 KiB
/wp-admin/edit-comments.php0.217 s0.221 s+0.004 s3.27 MiB3.48 MiB+ 213.68 KiB
/0.319 s0.222 s-0.097 s3.35 MiB3.54 MiB+ 194.22 KiB
Average 0.409 s0.608 s+0.199 s3.81 MiB3.98 MiB+ 174.75 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 23,786 799 138

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