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Why it’s important to continuously keep a WordPress activity log on your website

When users uninstall the WP Security Audit Log plugin from their WordPress website we ask them why they would like to uninstall the plugin. The most common answer is we no longer need it. In other words, the website administrator no longer needs to keep a log of changes that happen on the website. To […]

Update 3.5.1 – New filters & sorting in the activity log viewer & other improvements

WP Security Audit Log 3.5.1 is a release with a few improvements and bug fixes. It also features the new filters and sorting options for the Severity column in the activity log viewer. Read on to find out what is new and improved in this update of the #1 WordPress activity logs plugin. Filters and […]

Announcing the all new Activity Log for MainWP Premium

Are you ready for an exciting announcement? We certainly are! Today we are announcing the premium edition of Activity Logs for MainWP, the popular MainWP extension that allows you to view the logs of all child sites from one central location; the MainWP dashboard. What are the new premium features? The premium edition of the […]

Update 3.5 : New front-end sensors & improved wizard

The main role of an audit log plugin (aka activity log) is to keep a log of the changes users do on your WordPress website. However, the WP Security Audit Log can also keep a log of other website activities that you should know of. For example it can keep a log when new users […]

Update 3.4.3 – Front-end plugin performance improvements & MainWP extension support

Research data shows that people are less productive in summer. Though the hot summer sun does not affect everyone: today, we are announcing the third WP Security Audit Log plugin update for summer 2019, version 3.4.3. In this post we will tell you all about the new updates. (Another) very big and final plugin performance […]

How to delete all logged in user sessions on WordPress

When a user logs on to a WordPress website, a session is created. The details of the session are stored in the WordPress database, specifically in wp_usermeta table. If a session is not terminated by the user via a logout, WordPress automatically terminates the session after a certain period of time. However, in some cases […]

Update 3.4.2 – Plugin UX & Performance Improvements

In the last few plugin updates we focused on improving the plugin’s user experience (UX) and performance. WP Security Audit Log 3.4.2 is a continuation of that. The focus on this release are minor but much needed UX and performance updates. 30x Faster Database Queries, Search & Filters Your WordPress activity log is stored in […]

Instant SMS Notifications For WordPress Administrators

Administrators of a multi user WordPress website do not need to know about every change their users make on the website. Keeping a record of all changes in an activity log (audit log or audit trail) which you can refer to in case there is a problem is good enough. However, there are some user […]

Activity Log for MainWP 1.0.4 – Data Retention & Details Activity Log Settings

Today we are happy to announce update 1.0.4 of the Activity Log for MainWP, the extension that keeps a log of all that happens on your MainWP dashboard and network of child sites. In this update we are introducing two new settings to help you to better manage your MainWP activity logs. We have also […]

Update 3.4.1: New Import & Export Settings Feature & Hooks For Theme Developers

Do you have the WP Security Audit Log plugin installed on more than one website? We have good news for you! In this update we included a new plugin settings import/export feature to help you with setting up the plugin.  Today we are releasing WP Security Audit Log update 3.4.1. In this post we are […]