Essential Blocks 3.3.2

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: 176.51 KiB
The average PHP memory usage increased by this amount after activating by the plugin.

Page speed impact: 0.218 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=61d9c7d3e1
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 0.727 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 0.271 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.php0.365 s0.300 s-0.065 s3.37 MiB3.52 MiB+ 156.09 KiB
/wp-admin/edit.php0.192 s0.245 s+0.053 s3.4 MiB3.55 MiB+ 157.53 KiB
/wp-admin/post-new.php1.215 s2.235 s+1.020 s5.68 MiB5.91 MiB+ 234.02 KiB
/wp-admin/upload.php0.416 s0.741 s+0.325 s3.25 MiB3.41 MiB+ 162.73 KiB
/wp-admin/options-writing.php0.311 s0.179 s-0.132 s3.24 MiB3.39 MiB+ 147.46 KiB
/wp-admin/media-new.php0.238 s0.222 s-0.016 s3.23 MiB3.39 MiB+ 163.16 KiB
/wp-admin/edit-tags.php?taxonomy=category0.184 s0.199 s+0.015 s3.27 MiB3.42 MiB+ 156.38 KiB
/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=page0.943 s2.053 s+1.110 s5.68 MiB5.9 MiB+ 228.11 KiB
/wp-admin/options-discussion.php0.231 s0.366 s+0.135 s3.22 MiB3.38 MiB+ 164.72 KiB
/wp-admin/edit-comments.php0.248 s0.236 s-0.012 s3.27 MiB3.48 MiB+ 218.35 KiB
/0.277 s0.241 s-0.036 s3.4 MiB3.55 MiB+ 153.12 KiB
Average 0.420 s0.638 s+0.218 s3.73 MiB3.9 MiB+ 176.51 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 24,055 844 143

PHP Code Analysis | More results »

Lines of code 2,857
Total complexity 410
Median class complexity 17.0
Median method complexity 2.0
Most complex class EssentialBlocks
Most complex function eb_post_grid_markup()
Classes 8
Methods 40
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