Google Analytics for WordPress by MonsterInsights 8.5.0

Does "Google Analytics for WordPress by MonsterInsights" work with WordPress 5.9.3 and PHP 7.4.8? A smoke test was performed on .

Summary

Errors
No PHP errors, warnings or notices
1JavaScript exceptions
All test pages loaded successfully
No resource errors
Performance

Memory usage: 398.39 KiB
The average PHP memory usage increased by this amount after activating by the plugin.

Page speed impact: 0.121 seconds
The average page load time increased by this amount after activating the plugin.

Environment
WordPress version5.9.3
PHP version7.4.8
MySQL version8.0.21
PHP memory limit256M
Plugin Info
Last updated
Active installs 3,000,000+
WordPress.org page https://wordpress.org/plugins/google-analytics-for-wordpress/
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Pages 6

Welcome to MonsterInsights ‹ Test site — WordPress

Page screenshot: Welcome to MonsterInsights ‹ Test site — WordPress
URL /wp-admin/index.php?page=monsterinsights-getting-started&monsterinsights-redirect=1#/
Requested URL /wp-admin/plugins.php?action=activate&plugin=google-analytics-for-wordpress%2Fgoogleanalytics.php&plugin_status=all&paged=1&s&_wpnonce=d5cfcddeae
Aspect after-activation
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.983 s
Memory usage 3.64 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Dashboard → Insights

Page screenshot: Dashboard → Insights
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=monsterinsights_reports#/
Requested URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=monsterinsights_reports
Aspect menu-item
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.838 s
Memory usage 3.64 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Insights → Settings

Page screenshot: Insights → Settings
URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=monsterinsights_settings#/
Requested URL /wp-admin/admin.php?page=monsterinsights_settings
Aspect menu-item
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.919 s
Memory usage 3.64 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Test site – Just another WordPress site

Page screenshot: Test site – Just another WordPress site
URL /
Aspect front-page
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.320 s
Memory usage 3.45 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Dashboard ‹ Test site — WordPress

Page screenshot: Dashboard ‹ Test site — WordPress
URL /wp-admin/index.php
Aspect new-meta-boxes
HTTP status 200
Load time 0.382 s
Memory usage 3.79 MiB
JS errors None
Resource errors None

Widgets ‹ Test site — WordPress

Page screenshot: Widgets ‹ Test site — WordPress
URL /wp-admin/widgets.php
Aspect new-sidebar-widgets
HTTP status 200
Load time 2.052 s
Memory usage 5.68 MiB
JS errors
[
    {
        "message": "TypeError: Cannot read properties of undefined (reading 'PluginSidebar')\n    at Object.<anonymous> (/wp-content/plugins/google-analytics-for-wordpress/assets/gutenberg/js/editor.min.js?ver=8.5.0:6:38276)\n    at t (/wp-content/plugins/google-analytics-for-wordpress/assets/gutenberg/js/editor.min.js?ver=8.5.0:1:101)\n    at Object.<anonymous> (/wp-content/plugins/google-analytics-for-wordpress/assets/gutenberg/js/editor.min.js?ver=8.5.0:6:37960)\n    at t (/wp-content/plugins/google-analytics-for-wordpress/assets/gutenberg/js/editor.min.js?ver=8.5.0:1:101)\n    at Object.<anonymous> (/wp-content/plugins/google-analytics-for-wordpress/assets/gutenberg/js/editor.min.js?ver=8.5.0:6:37704)\n    at t (/wp-content/plugins/google-analytics-for-wordpress/assets/gutenberg/js/editor.min.js?ver=8.5.0:1:101)\n    at /wp-content/plugins/google-analytics-for-wordpress/assets/gutenberg/js/editor.min.js?ver=8.5.0:1:451\n    at /wp-content/plugins/google-analytics-for-wordpress/assets/gutenberg/js/editor.min.js?ver=8.5.0:1:461",
        "trace": null,
        "code": null
    }
]
Resource errors None

Benchmark

URL Load time Memory usage
Inactive Active Change Inactive Active Change
/wp-admin/index.php0.361 s0.525 s+0.164 s3.37 MiB3.79 MiB+ 425.84 KiB
/wp-admin/edit.php0.182 s0.270 s+0.088 s3.4 MiB3.81 MiB+ 417.55 KiB
/wp-admin/post-new.php0.939 s1.647 s+0.708 s5.65 MiB6.09 MiB+ 443.04 KiB
/wp-admin/upload.php0.344 s0.386 s+0.042 s3.25 MiB3.66 MiB+ 423.97 KiB
/wp-admin/options-writing.php0.321 s0.299 s-0.022 s3.24 MiB3.64 MiB+ 409.02 KiB
/wp-admin/media-new.php0.222 s0.342 s+0.120 s3.23 MiB3.64 MiB+ 424.4 KiB
/wp-admin/edit-tags.php?taxonomy=category0.202 s0.224 s+0.022 s3.27 MiB3.7 MiB+ 442.18 KiB
/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=page0.883 s1.064 s+0.181 s5.65 MiB6.08 MiB+ 438.63 KiB
/wp-admin/options-discussion.php0.308 s0.269 s-0.039 s3.22 MiB3.64 MiB+ 425.96 KiB
/wp-admin/edit-comments.php0.211 s0.238 s+0.027 s3.27 MiB3.74 MiB+ 479 KiB
/0.270 s0.308 s+0.038 s3.4 MiB3.45 MiB+ 52.66 KiB
Average 0.386 s0.507 s+0.121 s3.72 MiB4.11 MiB+ 398.39 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.

PHP
Language % Lines of code Comment lines Files
PHP95.5%38,4098,507123
JavaScript3.4%1,35015613
CSS0.8%315919
SVG0.3%117041
JSON0.0%2001
Markdown0.0%1902
Total 40,230 8,672 199

PHP Code Analysis | More results »

Lines of code 15,585
Total complexity 3,326
Median class complexity 15.0
Median method complexity 2.0
Most complex class MonsterInsights_Rest_Routes
Most complex function monsterinsights_admin_setup_notices()
Classes 81
Methods 567
Functions 164

Additions

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 8

Sidebar Widgets 1

ID Name
monsterinsights-popular-posts-widgetPopular Posts - MonsterInsights

Meta Boxes

{
    "dashboard": {
        "monsterinsights_reports_widget": {
            "title": "MonsterInsights",
            "context": "normal"
        }
    }
}

PHP Error Log

The log file is empty.

See also: All tests for this plugin, How to Hide Google Analytics for WordPress by MonsterInsights Admin Menus and Widgets