Font Awesome 4.0.0-rc8

Does Font Awesome work with WordPress 5.1.1 and PHP 7.0.16? 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: 331.53 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 version5.1.1
PHP version7.0.16
MySQL version5.7.17
PHP memory limit256M
Plugin Info
Last updated
Active installs 200,000+ 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=font-awesome%2Ffont-awesome.php&plugin_status=all&paged=1&s&_wpnonce=ac11b0ac28
Aspect after-activation
HTTP status 200
Load time 1.436 s
Memory usage 3.59 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Settings → Font Awesome

Page screenshot: Settings  → Font Awesome
URL /wp-admin/options-general.php?page=font-awesome
Aspect menu-item
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.270 s
Memory usage 3.57 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 0.371 s
Memory usage 3.25 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None


URL Load time Memory usage
Inactive Active Change Inactive Active Change
/wp-admin/index.php0.287 s0.221 s-0.066 s3.29 MiB3.61 MiB+ 334.27 KiB
/wp-admin/edit.php0.219 s0.253 s+0.034 s3.32 MiB3.59 MiB+ 281.48 KiB
/wp-admin/post-new.php1.120 s1.148 s+0.028 s4.92 MiB5.29 MiB+ 378.73 KiB
/wp-admin/upload.php0.493 s0.391 s-0.102 s3.15 MiB3.49 MiB+ 345.4 KiB
/wp-admin/options-writing.php0.199 s0.187 s-0.012 s3.14 MiB3.48 MiB+ 345.4 KiB
/wp-admin/media-new.php0.187 s0.256 s+0.069 s3.13 MiB3.47 MiB+ 345.4 KiB
/wp-admin/edit-tags.php?taxonomy=category0.165 s0.205 s+0.040 s3.17 MiB3.51 MiB+ 345.4 KiB
/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=page1.590 s1.015 s-0.575 s4.91 MiB5.27 MiB+ 367.47 KiB
/wp-admin/options-discussion.php0.216 s0.301 s+0.085 s3.14 MiB3.47 MiB+ 345.4 KiB
/wp-admin/edit-comments.php0.231 s0.240 s+0.009 s3.24 MiB3.52 MiB+ 281.4 KiB
/0.405 s0.176 s-0.229 s2.98 MiB3.25 MiB+ 276.44 KiB
Average 0.465 s0.399 s-0.065 s3.49 MiB3.81 MiB+ 331.53 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.

Options wp_options 1

PHP Error Log

The log file is empty.

See also: All tests for this plugin, How to Hide the "Font Awesome" Admin Menu