WP Health (Formerly My WP Health Check)


WP Health will check your WordPress installation to ensure that it is healthy, up to date, and secure. Use the WP Health page to quickly see the results of these checks using the simple color-coded sections.

Once installed, there will be a new WP Health page added to the Tools menu and heart icon to your admin bar if the results of these checks need attention.

Currently Checks

WordPress Version
This plugin checks to make sure that your site is using the latest version of WordPress.

MySQL or MariaDB Version
This plugin checks to make sure that your server is using a recent version of the database software.

PHP Version
This plugin checks to ensure that your server is running a version of PHP that is still receiving security updates.

Plugin Updates
This plugin checks to make sure all your plugins are up to date.

Inactive Plugins
This will check to ensure that you do not have any inactive plugins.

Admin Username
This check ensures that you do not have a user with the username of « admin » on your site.

Plugins No Longer Being Supported
This plugin checks to see if you have any plugins installed that are no longer supported by the developer.

Plugins With Known Vulnerabilities
This will check your plugins to see if you have a plugin installed with a known vulnerability that has not been fixed.

Theme Updates
This plugin checks to make sure all of your themes are up to date.

Checks to see if you have SSL on your site.

File Editor
Checks if your site has disabled the file editor.

Spam Comments
Checks to make sure you don’t have too many spam comments.

Optional REST API
If you are a developer, this plugin integrates with the REST API. The endpoints can be enabled from the settings tab of the « WP Health » page in the tools menu.

Need more?

Check out our premium plans that includes:

Central Dashboard
See all of your checks from all of your sites in one place!

Broken Images Monitoring
Get notified if you have any broken images on your site.

Uptime Monitoring
Get notified immediately if your site goes down.

Page Speed Monitoring
Keep track of how fast your site is loading.

Blacklist Monitoring
WP Health will monitor dozens of lists and alert you if your site is blacklisted.

Email Notifications
Get notified when a vulnerability is found in a plugin you have installed. Receive summaries for all of your sites.

Learn more about our premium plan!

Make Suggestions Or Contribute

WP Health is on GitHub!


  • Admin Page


  • Navigate to Add New Plugin page within your WordPress
  • Search for WP Health
  • Click Install Now link on the plugin and follow the prompts
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1 octobre 2019
provides very helpful server & wordpress checks to help keep server/website more secure.
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Contributors & Developers

“WP Health (Formerly My WP Health Check)” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.



1.8.9 (Sept 10, 2019)

  • Bumps minimum WordPress version to 4.9 which is 2 years old
  • Makes minor styling changes
  • Adjusts review message

1.8.8 (July 25, 2019)

  • Adds link for more information about blacklists

1.8.7 (July 16, 2019)

  • Temporarily turns off review message

1.8.6 (June 21, 2019)

  • Sorts the checks with failed checks at top of each section

1.8.5 (June 1, 2019)

  • Changes text info for the API Key setting
  • Makes minor design changes

1.8.4 (May 25, 2019)

  • Increases spam comment threshold to 50 for check to fail
  • Fixes minor capitalization and grammar mistakes
  • Reduces refresh time for admin bar count from 1 hour to 45 minutes

1.8.3 (May 16, 2019)

  • Closed Bug: Failed admin username check shows green (Issue #112)

1.8.2 (May 8, 2019)

  • Ensures compatibility with WordPress 5.2

1.8.1 (April 16, 2019)

  • Increases number of spam messages needed to trigger check to fail

1.8.0 (April 1, 2019)

  • Closed Enhancement: Check if site is discouraging search engines (Issue #105)

For the rest of the changelog, review our CHANGELOG.MD!