WP Sweep Optimize WordPress Database – Speed Up Your Website

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WP Sweep Optimize WordPress Database

WP Sweep allows for a quick and simply way to clean up your database without having to login to phpMyadmin and directly messing with the tables in your WordPress database.

Please Note: Remember to always have a backup just in case something goes wrong. Also having a backup is sometimes not enough but you should know how to restore a backup if something does go south.

WP Sweep Plugin Info

Download: WP Sweep

You can login to your WordPress dashboard and click plugins >> Add New >> Search for WP Sweep. Click Install and then activate!

WP Sweep plugin cleans up:

  • Revisions
  • Auto-drafts
  • Deleted comments
  • Unapproved comments
  • Spammed comments
  • Deleted comments
  • Orphaned post meta
  • Orphaned comment meta
  • Orphaned user meta
  • Orphaned term meta
  • Orphan term relationships
  • Unused terms
  • Duplicated post meta
  • Duplicated comment meta
  • Duplicated user meta
  • Duplicated term meta
  • Transient options
  • Optimizes database tables
  • oEmbed caches in post meta

This plugin uses proper WordPress delete functions as much as possible instead of running direct delete MySQL queries which is safe for your sites and your clients site.

Following delete functions are used:

  • wp_delete_post_revision()
  • wp_delete_post()
  • wp_delete_comment()
  • delete_post_meta()
  • delete_comment_meta()
  • delete_user_meta()
  • delete_term_meta()
  • wp_remove_object_terms()
  • wp_delete_term()
  • delete_transient()
  • delete_site_transient()

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