Plugin Review Team Update: 17-Dec-2018

Following the releaseRelease A release is the distribution of the final version of an application. A software release may be either public or private and generally constitutes the initial or new generation of a new or upgraded application. A release is preceded by the distribution of alpha and then beta versions of the software. of WordPress 5.0, a number of people who had been warned re auto-replies and unmonitored emails had their plugins closed. In addition, we’re working through the list of bounces (it’s very long), abandoned user accounts, and plugins self-declared by authors to be deprecated, abandoned, or no longer supported. 

PluginPlugin A plugin is a piece of software containing a group of functions that can be added to a WordPress website. They can extend functionality or add new features to your WordPress websites. WordPress plugins are written in the PHP programming language and integrate seamlessly with WordPress. These can be free in the Plugin Directory or can be cost-based plugin from a third-party Status Change Stats

  • Plugins requested : 176
  • Plugins rejected : 22
  • Plugins closed : 536
  • Plugins approved : 98

Plugin Queue Stats (current)

  • Plugins in the queue (new and pending)* : 613
  • → (older than 7 days ago)** : 542
  • → (2018-12-10 – 2018-12-17) : 51
  • → (new; not processed or replied to yet)* : 16
  • → (pending; replied to)* : 597

SupportPress Queue Stats

  • Total open tickets* : 27
  • → (with no activity in last 7 days)** : 1
  • Within defined 7 day time window:
    • Total : 358
    • Closed : 356
    • Open : 2