84% blog-stats-shortcodes

Code Review | Blog Stats Shortcodes

WordPress plugin Blog Stats Shortcodes scored84%from 54 tests.

About plugin

  • Plugin page: blog-stats-shortc...
  • Plugin version: 1.0
  • PHP version: 7.4.16
  • WordPress compatibility: 2.7-3.4
  • WordPress version: 6.3.1
  • First release: Oct 12, 2012
  • Latest release: Oct 13, 2012
  • Number of updates: 4
  • Update frequency: every 0.3 days
  • Top authors: Christopher Su (100%)

Code review

54 tests

User reviews

1 review

Install metrics

10+ active /1,663 total downloads


Plugin footprint 83% from 16 tests

Installer Passed 1 test

🔺 Critical test (weight: 50) | It is important to correctly install your plugin, without throwing errors or notices
This plugin's installer ran successfully

Server metrics [RAM: ▲0.01MB] [CPU: ▼7.02ms] Passed 4 tests

This is a short check of server-side resources used by Blog Stats Shortcodes
Server-side resource usage in normal parameters
PageMemory (MB)CPU Time (ms)
Home /3.47 ▲0.0139.91 ▼2.47
Dashboard /wp-admin3.31 ▲0.0147.28 ▼6.59
Posts /wp-admin/edit.php3.36 ▲0.0149.13 ▼4.59
Add New Post /wp-admin/post-new.php5.89 ▲0.0186.53 ▼14.44
Media Library /wp-admin/upload.php3.23 ▲0.0136.24 ▲2.43

Server storage [IO: ▲0.00MB] [DB: ▲0.00MB] Passed 3 tests

How much does this plugin use your filesystem and database?
There were no storage issued detected upon installing this plugin
Filesystem: 2 new files
Database: no new tables, 6 new options
New WordPress options

Browser metrics Passed 4 tests

Blog Stats Shortcodes: an overview of browser usage
This plugin renders optimally with no browser resource issues detected
PageNodesMemory (MB)Script (ms)Layout (ms)
Home /2,800 ▲5414.45 ▼0.211.83 ▲0.0441.53 ▼0.42
Dashboard /wp-admin2,206 ▲184.84 ▼0.10109.33 ▲0.3138.04 ▼5.54
Posts /wp-admin/edit.php2,089 ▼01.99 ▼0.0642.21 ▼0.1835.34 ▼4.01
Add New Post /wp-admin/post-new.php1,538 ▲1023.25 ▲5.05605.94 ▼16.0250.58 ▼2.58
Media Library /wp-admin/upload.php1,388 ▲34.26 ▲0.0696.03 ▼7.9642.51 ▼1.42

Uninstaller [IO: ▲0.00MB] [DB: ▲0.00MB] 75% from 4 tests

🔸 Tests weight: 35 | Checking the uninstaller removed all traces of the plugin
It is recommended to fix the following
  • Zombie WordPress options detected upon uninstall: 6 options
    • widget_recent-posts
    • db_upgraded
    • widget_recent-comments
    • widget_theysaidso_widget
    • can_compress_scripts
    • theysaidso_admin_options

Smoke tests 75% from 4 tests

Server-side errors Passed 1 test

🔹 Test weight: 20 | Just a short smoke test targeting errors on the server (in the Apache logs)
Even though everything seems fine, this is not an exhaustive test

SRP 50% from 2 tests

🔹 Tests weight: 20 | The single-responsibility principle: PHP files have to remain inert when accessed directly, throwing no errors and performing no actions
Please fix the following
  • 1× GET requests to PHP files trigger server-side errors or Error 500 responses:
    • > PHP Fatal error
      Uncaught Error: Call to undefined function add_shortcode() in wp-content/plugins/blog-stats-shortcodes/blog-stats-shortcodes.php:31

User-side errors Passed 1 test

🔹 Test weight: 20 | Just a short smoke test targeting errors on the browser (console and network errors and warnings)
Everything seems fine on the user side


Plugin configuration Passed 29 tests

readme.txt Passed 16 tests

Don't ignore readme.txt as it is the file that instructs WordPress.org on how to present your plugin to the world
10 plugin tags: word, stats, statistics, post count, posts...

blog-stats-shortcodes/blog-stats-shortcodes.php Passed 13 tests

The main PHP file in "Blog Stats Shortcodes" ver. 1.0 adds more information about the plugin and also serves as the entry point for this plugin
139 characters long description:
Shortcodes for displaying post, comment, page, and word counts. Shortcodes: [postcount], [commentcount], [pagecount], and [totalwordcount].

Code Analysis Passed 3 tests

File types Passed 1 test

🔸 Test weight: 35 | There should be no dangerous file extensions present in any WordPress plugin
Good job! No executable or dangerous file extensions detected43 lines of code in 1 file:
LanguageFilesBlank linesComment linesLines of code

PHP code Passed 2 tests

An overview of cyclomatic complexity and code structure
Great job! No cyclomatic complexity issues were detected in this plugin
Cyclomatic complexity
Average complexity per logical line of code0.07
Average class complexity0.00
▷ Minimum class complexity0.00
▷ Maximum class complexity0.00
Average method complexity0.00
▷ Minimum method complexity0.00
▷ Maximum method complexity0.00
Code structure
▷ Abstract classes00.00%
▷ Concrete classes00.00%
▷ Final classes00.00%
▷ Static methods00.00%
▷ Public methods00.00%
▷ Protected methods00.00%
▷ Private methods00.00%
▷ Named functions4100.00%
▷ Anonymous functions00.00%
▷ Global constants00.00%
▷ Class constants00.00%
▷ Public constants00.00%

Plugin size Passed 2 tests

Image compression Passed 2 tests

Using a strong compression for your PNG files is a great way to speed-up your plugin
No PNG images were found in this plugin