Shortlinks by Pretty Links – Best WordPress Link Tracking Plugin

Version: 3.2.4

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Pretty Links Pro Upgrade to Pretty Links Pro Pretty Links Pro is a significant upgrade that adds many tools and redirection types that will allow you to create pretty links automatically, cloak links, replace keywords thoughout your blog with pretty links, categorize & tag your pretty links and much more. You can learn more about Pretty Links Pro here: Learn More | Pricing Pretty Links Pretty Links enables you to shorten links using your own domain name (as opposed to using tinyurl.com, bit.ly, or any other link shrinking service)! In addition to creating clean links, Pretty Links tracks each hit on your URL and provides a full, detailed report of where the hit came from, the browser, os and host. Pretty Links is a killer plugin for people who want to clean up their affiliate links, track clicks from emails, their links on Twitter to come from their own domain, or generally increase the reach of their website by spreading these links on forums or comments on other blogs. Link Examples This is a link setup using Pretty Links that redirects to the Pretty Links Homepage where you can find more info about this Plugin: http://blairwilliams.com/pl Here’s a named pretty link (I used the slug ‘aweber’) that does a 307 redirect to my affiliate link for aweber.com: http://blairwilliams.com/aweber Here’s a...

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The plugin scores great on our tests. Everything looks good!.

  • Minimal impact on memory usage
  • Minimal impact on pagespeed
  • No PHP errors, warning, notices
  • No Javascript issues
  • Latest PHP 7.4.8 compatible
  • Latest WordPress 5.8.1 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 215.64 KB
  • This is less than 99% plugins

Page Speed Page Speed

  • Average page loading time is increased by 0.12s
  • This is faster than 99% plugins

Page Tests (after activation)

Memory Usage Pretty Links

  • Page URL: /wp-admin/edit.php?post_type=pretty-link
  • HTTP Status: 200
  • Loading Time: 0.62s
  • Memory Usage: 0.42 MB

Memory Usage Add New Pretty Link

  • Page URL: /wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=pretty-link
  • HTTP Status: 200
  • Loading Time: 0.49s
  • Memory Usage: 0.43 MB

Memory Usage Pretty Links | Clicks

  • Page URL: /wp-admin/edit.php?post_type=pretty-link&page=pretty-link-clicks
  • HTTP Status: 200
  • Loading Time: 0.8s
  • Memory Usage: 0.42 MB

Memory Usage Pretty Links | Tools

  • Page URL: /wp-admin/edit.php?post_type=pretty-link&page=pretty-link-tools
  • HTTP Status: 200
  • Loading Time: 0.3s
  • Memory Usage: 0.41 MB

Memory Usage Pretty Links | Options

  • Page URL: /wp-admin/edit.php?post_type=pretty-link&page=pretty-link-options
  • HTTP Status: 200
  • Loading Time: 0.25s
  • Memory Usage: 0.44 MB

Memory Usage Upgrade

  • Page URL: /wp-admin/edit.php?post_type=pretty-link&page=pretty-link-updates
  • HTTP Status: 200
  • Loading Time: 0.25s
  • Memory Usage: 0.41 MB

Memory Usage Link Categories

  • Page URL: /wp-admin/edit.php?post_type=pretty-link&page=pretty-link-upgrade-categories
  • HTTP Status: 200
  • Loading Time: 0.24s
  • Memory Usage: 0.4 MB

Memory Usage Link Tags

  • Page URL: /wp-admin/edit.php?post_type=pretty-link&page=pretty-link-upgrade-tags
  • HTTP Status: 200
  • Loading Time: 0.21s
  • Memory Usage: 0.4 MB

Memory Usage Link Reports

  • Page URL: /wp-admin/edit.php?post_type=pretty-link&page=pretty-link-upgrade-reports
  • HTTP Status: 200
  • Loading Time: 0.2s
  • Memory Usage: 0.4 MB

Memory Usage Import / Export

  • Page URL: /wp-admin/edit.php?post_type=pretty-link&page=pretty-link-upgrade-import-export
  • HTTP Status: 200
  • Loading Time: 0.27s
  • Memory Usage: 0.4 MB

Memory Usage Plugins Page

  • Page URL: /wp-admin/admin.php?page=pretty-link-welcome
  • HTTP Status: 200
  • Loading Time: 1.41s
  • Memory Usage: 0.41 MB

Memory Usage Front Page

  • Page URL: /
  • HTTP Status: 200
  • Loading Time: 0.25s
  • Memory Usage: 0.39 MB

Memory Usage Dashboard

  • Page URL: /wp-admin/index.php
  • HTTP Status: 200
  • Loading Time: 0.32s
  • 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

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Speed Test Benchmark

  • Before plugin activation
  • After plugin activation

Pages

Benchmark

Change

Average Change
- 0.12s
/(front page)
- 0.32s
/wp-admin/edit-comments.php
- 0.1s
/wp-admin/edit-tags.php?taxonomy=category
- 0s
/wp-admin/edit.php
- 0.15s
/wp-admin/index.php
+ 0.26s
/wp-admin/media-new.php
- 0.19s
/wp-admin/options-discussion.php
- 0.03s
/wp-admin/options-writing.php
- 0.21s
/wp-admin/post-new.php
- 0.31s
/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=page
- 0.14s
/wp-admin/upload.php
- 0.13s

Memory Usage Memory Usage Benchmark

  • Before plugin activation
  • After plugin activation

Pages

Benchmark

Change

Average Change
+ 215.64KB
/ (front page)
+ 25.03KB
/wp-admin/edit-comments.php
+ 28.69KB
/wp-admin/edit-tags.php?taxonomy=category
+ 28.81KB
/wp-admin/edit.php
+ 29.56KB
/wp-admin/index.php
+ 29.72KB
/wp-admin/media-new.php
+ 28.62KB
/wp-admin/options-discussion.php
+ 20.7KB
/wp-admin/options-writing.php
+ 18.59KB
/wp-admin/post-new.php
+ 29.41KB
/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=page
+ 28.78KB
/wp-admin/upload.php
+ 28.6KB

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Ease of Use
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Quality of Support
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Value for Money
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Features
5

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