Essential Blocks 3.3.1

Does Essential Blocks work with WordPress 5.9.3 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: 176.5 KiB
The average PHP memory usage increased by this amount after activating by the plugin.

Page speed impact: 0.205 seconds
The average page load time increased by this amount after activating the plugin.

WordPress version5.9.3
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=44c36067a7
Aspect after-activation
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.302 s
Memory usage 3.42 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 0.711 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 0.235 s
Memory usage 3.55 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None


URL Load time Memory usage
Inactive Active Change Inactive Active Change
/wp-admin/index.php0.354 s0.299 s-0.055 s3.37 MiB3.52 MiB+ 156.07 KiB
/wp-admin/edit.php0.184 s0.253 s+0.069 s3.4 MiB3.55 MiB+ 157.52 KiB
/wp-admin/post-new.php1.049 s2.194 s+1.145 s5.68 MiB5.91 MiB+ 234.01 KiB
/wp-admin/upload.php0.592 s0.547 s-0.045 s3.25 MiB3.41 MiB+ 162.71 KiB
/wp-admin/options-writing.php0.233 s0.149 s-0.084 s3.24 MiB3.39 MiB+ 147.45 KiB
/wp-admin/media-new.php0.236 s0.215 s-0.021 s3.23 MiB3.39 MiB+ 163.14 KiB
/wp-admin/edit-tags.php?taxonomy=category0.191 s0.207 s+0.016 s3.27 MiB3.42 MiB+ 156.36 KiB
/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=page0.959 s2.176 s+1.217 s5.68 MiB5.9 MiB+ 228.09 KiB
/wp-admin/options-discussion.php0.221 s0.277 s+0.056 s3.22 MiB3.38 MiB+ 164.7 KiB
/wp-admin/edit-comments.php0.210 s0.226 s+0.016 s3.27 MiB3.48 MiB+ 218.34 KiB
/0.279 s0.221 s-0.058 s3.4 MiB3.55 MiB+ 153.1 KiB
Average 0.410 s0.615 s+0.205 s3.73 MiB3.9 MiB+ 176.5 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 24,041 841 143

PHP Code Analysis | More results »

Lines of code 2,843
Total complexity 403
Median class complexity 13.5
Median method complexity 2.0
Most complex class EssentialBlocks
Most complex function eb_post_grid_markup()
Classes 8
Methods 39
Functions 46


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