Category Clouds Widget

Version: 2.0

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This plugin allows you to add a category cloud widget to your sidebar or use a shortcode to show a tag cloud. You can select the minimum- and maximum- font sizes, the minimum number of posts in a category to show and which catgories to include or exclude. See www.bassett-jones.com/category-clouds-wordpress-widget/ for more details and options. Features Use as a widget or shortcode Configurable minimum and maximum font sizes Configurable font units as pt, px, em or percentage Order by number of posts in each category or alphabetically Specify the minimum number of posts that a category has to have before it shows Specify categories to include or exclude, or use them all Usage Shortcode Optionally enter [categoryclouds] in a page or post to show the category cloud. See the FAQ for examples. Title This is the usual widget title that will appear in your theme’s sidebar. Category font size The minimum and maximum font sizes you want the cloud to show and their unit of measurement. For example, min: 50 max: 200 unit: % would show the smallest category at half your normal text size and the largest at double. Order by Choose between ordering by number of posts in a category, or alphabetically by category name. Show by Either the category with the most posts first or the category...

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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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Memory Usage Memory Usage

  • Average memory usage is -6.08 KB
  • This is less than 99% plugins

Page Speed Page Speed

  • Average page loading time is increased by 0.02s
  • 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: 0.32s
  • Memory Usage: 0.44 MB

Memory Usage Front Page

  • Page URL: /
  • HTTP Status: 200
  • Loading Time: 0.28s
  • Memory Usage: 0.41 MB

Memory Usage Widgets

  • Page URL: /wp-admin/widgets.php
  • HTTP Status: 200
  • Loading Time: 0.77s
  • Memory Usage: 0.45 MB

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5

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5

Ease of Use

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5

Quality of Support

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5

Value for Money

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Change

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+ 0.02s
/(front page)
- 0.08s
/wp-admin/edit-comments.php
+ 0.01s
/wp-admin/edit-tags.php?taxonomy=category
+ 0.06s
/wp-admin/edit.php
+ 0.06s
/wp-admin/index.php
- 0.07s
/wp-admin/media-new.php
- 0.02s
/wp-admin/options-discussion.php
- 0.04s
/wp-admin/options-writing.php
+ 0.04s
/wp-admin/post-new.php
- 0.06s
/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=page
+ 0.06s
/wp-admin/upload.php
+ 0.25s

Memory Usage Memory Usage Benchmark

  • Before plugin activation
  • After plugin activation

Pages

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Change

Average Change
- 6.08KB
/ (front page)
- 7.81KB
/wp-admin/edit-comments.php
+ 0.91KB
/wp-admin/edit-tags.php?taxonomy=category
+ 1.12KB
/wp-admin/edit.php
+ 1.05KB
/wp-admin/index.php
+ 1.05KB
/wp-admin/media-new.php
+ 1.01KB
/wp-admin/options-discussion.php
+ 1.05KB
/wp-admin/options-writing.php
- 10.69KB
/wp-admin/post-new.php
+ 1.9KB
/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=page
+ 1.05KB
/wp-admin/upload.php
+ 0.99KB

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WP-Options 1

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  • The plugin has not been properly activated on PHP 7.2.16. It may not work.
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  • The plugin may not be fully compatible with WordPress 5.2.4.
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PHP Error Log

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  • [23-Oct-2019 12:02:13 UTC] PHP Deprecated: Methods with the same name as their class will not be constructors in a future version of PHP; widget_categoryclouds has a deprecated constructor in /wp-content/plugins/category-clouds-widget/category_clouds.php on line 26
  • [23-Oct-2019 12:02:13 UTC] PHP Notice: The called constructor method for WP_Widget in widget_categoryclouds is deprecated since version 4.3.0! Use
    __construct()
    instead. in /wp-includes/functions.php on line 4508
  • [23-Oct-2019 12:02:14 UTC] PHP Notice: The called constructor method for WP_Widget in widget_categoryclouds is deprecated since version 4.3.0! Use
    __construct()
    instead. in /wp-includes/functions.php on line 4508

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

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  24 Jan, 2020

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5/5
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