Google Analytics for WordPress by MonsterInsights 8.2.0

Does "Google Analytics for WordPress by MonsterInsights" work with WordPress 5.8.2 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: 334.9 KiB
The average PHP memory usage increased by this amount after activating by the plugin.

Page speed impact: 0.176 seconds
The average page load time increased by this amount after activating the plugin.

Environment
WordPress version5.8.2
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=903ba7da22
Aspect after-activation
HTTP status 200
Load time 1.018 s
Memory usage 3.3 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 0.635 s
Memory usage 3.3 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 0.959 s
Memory usage 3.3 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 0.457 s
Memory usage 3.03 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 0.372 s
Memory usage 3.45 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 2.173 s
Memory usage 4.85 MiB
JS errors
[
    {
        "message": "TypeError: Cannot read properties of undefined (reading 'PluginSidebar')\n    at Object.<anonymous> (http://127.0.0.1/wp-content/plugins/google-analytics-for-wordpress/assets/gutenberg/js/editor.min.js?ver=8.2.0:6:38269)\n    at t (http://127.0.0.1/wp-content/plugins/google-analytics-for-wordpress/assets/gutenberg/js/editor.min.js?ver=8.2.0:1:101)\n    at Object.<anonymous> (http://127.0.0.1/wp-content/plugins/google-analytics-for-wordpress/assets/gutenberg/js/editor.min.js?ver=8.2.0:6:37960)\n    at t (http://127.0.0.1/wp-content/plugins/google-analytics-for-wordpress/assets/gutenberg/js/editor.min.js?ver=8.2.0:1:101)\n    at Object.<anonymous> (http://127.0.0.1/wp-content/plugins/google-analytics-for-wordpress/assets/gutenberg/js/editor.min.js?ver=8.2.0:6:37704)\n    at t (http://127.0.0.1/wp-content/plugins/google-analytics-for-wordpress/assets/gutenberg/js/editor.min.js?ver=8.2.0:1:101)\n    at http://127.0.0.1/wp-content/plugins/google-analytics-for-wordpress/assets/gutenberg/js/editor.min.js?ver=8.2.0:1:451\n    at http://127.0.0.1/wp-content/plugins/google-analytics-for-wordpress/assets/gutenberg/js/editor.min.js?ver=8.2.0:1:461",
        "trace": null,
        "code": null
    }
]
Resource errors None

Benchmark

URL Load time Memory usage
Inactive Active Change Inactive Active Change
/wp-admin/index.php0.339 s0.519 s+0.180 s3.08 MiB3.45 MiB+ 372.3 KiB
/wp-admin/edit.php0.174 s0.265 s+0.091 s3.11 MiB3.48 MiB+ 379.22 KiB
/wp-admin/post-new.php0.958 s1.808 s+0.850 s5.27 MiB5.66 MiB+ 397.34 KiB
/wp-admin/upload.php0.391 s0.599 s+0.208 s3.03 MiB3.38 MiB+ 356.93 KiB
/wp-admin/options-writing.php0.147 s0.206 s+0.059 s3.02 MiB3.36 MiB+ 342.1 KiB
/wp-admin/media-new.php0.415 s0.337 s-0.078 s3.01 MiB3.36 MiB+ 357.36 KiB
/wp-admin/edit-tags.php?taxonomy=category0.187 s0.247 s+0.060 s3.04 MiB3.41 MiB+ 378.58 KiB
/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=page0.883 s1.047 s+0.164 s5.26 MiB5.64 MiB+ 396.3 KiB
/wp-admin/options-discussion.php0.220 s0.281 s+0.061 s3 MiB3.29 MiB+ 294.92 KiB
/wp-admin/edit-comments.php0.212 s0.244 s+0.032 s3.04 MiB3.41 MiB+ 375.96 KiB
/0.310 s0.614 s+0.304 s2.96 MiB2.99 MiB+ 32.91 KiB
Average 0.385 s0.561 s+0.176 s3.44 MiB3.77 MiB+ 334.9 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%37,7678,189111
JavaScript3.4%1,35815613
CSS0.7%272918
SVG0.3%114038
JSON0.1%2001
Markdown0.0%1902
Total 39,550 8,354 183

PHP Code Analysis | More results »

Lines of code 15,056
Total complexity 3,242
Median class complexity 20.0
Median method complexity 2.0
Most complex class MonsterInsights_Rest_Routes
Most complex function monsterinsights_admin_setup_notices()
Classes 69
Methods 545
Functions 162

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