WP Engine Smart Plugin Manager.

Never miss a plugin update again.
Keep mission critical sites safe—forever—with Smart Plugin Manager.


Automatically update your WordPress plugins.

A simple oversight in updating your plugins can be a big deal. Plugin vulnerabilities represent 55.9% of the known entry points for attacks1, but keeping plugins up to date is time-consuming and can cause your—or your clients’—mission critical site to break. WP Engine’s Smart Plugin Manager is the trusted solution to keep all your plugins up to date and your sites secure.

Smart Plugin Manager automatically checks your plugins for updates nightly and ensures that when updates happen, your site doesn’t break. By using machine learning and visual testing, you can move forward in your business knowing that your plugins are up to date, your site is up, and it’s always secure.

The trusted solution to keep plugins up to date, and your sites secure.

Security breaches, site downtime, and lost traffic are just a few possible outcomes without proper plugin maintenance over time. Whether you’re managing a full site for yourself, your business, or your clients, take the burden off yourself or your clients and automate plugin updates.


Never miss a plugin update to ensure your site is always secure.


Spend less time going through and updating your plugins.

Update with confidence.

Visual regression testing ensures your plugin updates don’t break your site.

Increase your margins.

As an agency providing managed services to your customers can increase your margins and customer satisfaction. With the Smart Plugin Manager, you can now offer automated, verified plugin updates as another service for your clients with a tool that allows you to manage updates at scale.

Free up your time.

For site managers or internal web teams overseeing a single, or multiple, mission-critical sites, Smart Plugin Manager offsets the need to oversee the management and updates of your plugins, while keeping your sites secure, and empowering you to focus on tasks that drive your business.

How Smart Plugin Manager works.


Add WP Engine Smart Plugin Manager to your account today.

Smart Plugin Manager is available to all WP Engine customers. Login to your WP Engine account to get started.

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