EWWW Image Optimizer 4.8.0

Does EWWW Image Optimizer work with WordPress 5.2.2 and PHP 7.2.16? 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: 392.65 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 version5.2.2
PHP version7.2.16
MySQL version8.0.15
PHP memory limit256M
Plugin Info
Last updated
Active installs 900,000+
WordPress.org page https://wordpress.org/plugins/ewww-image-optimizer/

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Pages 4

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=ewww-image-optimizer%2Fewww-image-optimizer.php&plugin_status=all&paged=1&s&_wpnonce=517f2b5bb5
Aspect after-activation
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.899 s
Memory usage 4.88 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Media → Bulk Optimize

Page screenshot: Media → Bulk Optimize
URL /wp-admin/upload.php?page=ewww-image-optimizer-bulk
Aspect menu-item
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.338 s
Memory usage 3.95 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Settings → EWWW Image Optimizer

Page screenshot: Settings → EWWW Image Optimizer
URL /wp-admin/options-general.php?page=ewww-image-optimizer%2Fewww-image-optimizer.php
Requested URL /wp-admin/options-general.php?page=ewww-image-optimizer/ewww-image-optimizer.php
Aspect menu-item
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.394 s
Memory usage 3.96 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 0.317 s
Memory usage 3.52 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None


URL Load time Memory usage
Inactive Active Change Inactive Active Change
/wp-admin/index.php2.207 s0.245 s-1.962 s3.6 MiB4.01 MiB+ 421.55 KiB
/wp-admin/edit.php0.268 s0.207 s-0.061 s3.63 MiB4.03 MiB+ 411.77 KiB
/wp-admin/post-new.php1.115 s1.063 s-0.052 s5.27 MiB5.7 MiB+ 443.73 KiB
/wp-admin/upload.php0.587 s0.729 s+0.142 s3.46 MiB3.88 MiB+ 424.67 KiB
/wp-admin/options-writing.php0.217 s0.186 s-0.031 s3.54 MiB3.86 MiB+ 327.52 KiB
/wp-admin/media-new.php0.275 s0.214 s-0.061 s3.44 MiB3.86 MiB+ 425.48 KiB
/wp-admin/edit-tags.php?taxonomy=category0.175 s0.197 s+0.022 s3.48 MiB3.89 MiB+ 421.21 KiB
/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=page1.032 s1.056 s+0.024 s5.25 MiB5.68 MiB+ 436.94 KiB
/wp-admin/options-discussion.php0.385 s0.473 s+0.088 s3.45 MiB3.86 MiB+ 421.71 KiB
/wp-admin/edit-comments.php0.234 s0.219 s-0.015 s3.55 MiB3.9 MiB+ 356.13 KiB
/0.427 s0.382 s-0.045 s3.3 MiB3.53 MiB+ 228.41 KiB
Average 0.629 s0.452 s-0.177 s3.82 MiB4.2 MiB+ 392.65 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.

Database Tables 2

Options wp_options 24

PHP Error Log

The log file is empty.

See also: All tests for this plugin, How to Hide EWWW Image Optimizer Admin Menus