Backdrop

Version: 2.2.5

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Backdrop is a site background customizer with power greater than the mere stock background selector included with WordPress. What can backdrop do that the default can’t? I’m glad you asked… More than just boring backgrounds, flexible backgrounds, parallax backgrounds, even sliding backgrounds are stuffed in here too (don’t worry, the boring ones are still around as well). Options, options, options! More options that you can shake a well sharpened stick at. Uses the WordPress customizer interface so you can see your changes as you make them. One click HiDpi (or retina) backgrounds, make it look all purdy on that fancy screen. Theme schmeme, we don’t need support in your stinkin theme, backdrop can force it’s way into nearly any theme. Calls external JS and CSS files that are appropriately cached. Advanced options for those in the know with CSS. Built for the smoothest animations possible. Note: Starting with version 2.0 Backdrop will no longer work it’s magic with older versions of Internet Explorer (before version 10). IF you want to support animations on older versions of IE then please use Backdrop 1.X. Note: Your Backdrop settings will not be transfered from 1.X to 2.X, you will need to re-set your backdrop on update.

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  • Minimal impact on memory usage
  • Minimal impact on pagespeed
  • No PHP errors, warning, notices
  • No Javascript issues
  • Latest PHP 7.2.16 compatible
  • Latest WordPress 5.2.4 compatible
  • Optimized database footprint
  • No activation errors
  • No resource errors
  • Frequently updated
  • No problems were detected during tests.
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Performance

Memory Usage Memory Usage

  • Average memory usage is -1.84 KB
  • This is less than 99% plugins

Page Speed Page Speed

  • Average page loading time is increased by 0.08s
  • This is faster than 99% plugins

Page Tests (after activation)

Memory Usage Plugins Page

  • Page URL: /wp-admin/plugins.php?plugin_status=all&paged=1&s
  • HTTP Status: 200
  • Loading Time: 0.31s
  • Memory Usage: 0.44 MB

Memory Usage Front Page

  • Page URL: /
  • HTTP Status: 200
  • Loading Time: 0.33s
  • Memory Usage: 0.41 MB

WPHive User Rating

5

Overall Quality

Measures the overall quality

5

Ease of Use

How easy it is to use?

5

Quality of Support

Satisfied or not?

5

Value for Money

Is it good bang for the buck?

5

Features

Is it feature riched?

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Speed Test Benchmark

  • Before plugin activation
  • After plugin activation

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Change

Average Change
+ 0.08s
/(front page)
- 0.01s
/wp-admin/edit-comments.php
- 0.01s
/wp-admin/edit-tags.php?taxonomy=category
+ 0.05s
/wp-admin/edit.php
+ 0.02s
/wp-admin/index.php
- 0.04s
/wp-admin/media-new.php
+ 0.05s
/wp-admin/options-discussion.php
- 0.04s
/wp-admin/options-writing.php
- 0.09s
/wp-admin/post-new.php
- 0s
/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=page
+ 0.05s
/wp-admin/upload.php
+ 0.91s

Memory Usage Memory Usage Benchmark

  • Before plugin activation
  • After plugin activation

Pages

Benchmark

Change

Average Change
- 1.84KB
/ (front page)
- 7.33KB
/wp-admin/edit-comments.php
+ 1.5KB
/wp-admin/edit-tags.php?taxonomy=category
+ 1.63KB
/wp-admin/edit.php
+ 1.64KB
/wp-admin/index.php
+ 1.64KB
/wp-admin/media-new.php
+ 1.52KB
/wp-admin/options-discussion.php
+ 1.56KB
/wp-admin/options-writing.php
- 10.18KB
/wp-admin/post-new.php
+ 2.44KB
/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=page
+ 1.59KB
/wp-admin/upload.php
+ 1.45KB

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Ratings & Reviews

Overall Quality
5
Ease of Use
5
Quality of Support
5
Value for Money
5
Features
5

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  24 Jan, 2020

Saif Hassan


5/5
Overall
5/5
Easy of Use
5/5
Customer Support
5/5
Feature of Functionality
5/5
Value of Money

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