WP Activity Log
benefits & features

WP Activity Log is the #1 user-rated activity log plugin for WordPress. Here are the features and benefits that make WP Activity Log the most extensive, easy-to-use activity log plugin.

wp activity log features
  • keep activity log

    Keep a log of website changes

    Track user activity including content changes, system settings, and user profile changes; the plugin keeps a log of the changes that happen on your website. It has the broadest coverage, so changes on your WordPress don’t go unnoticed.

  • comprehensive log

    Comprehensive activity log

    The plugin keeps more than a login log, collecting data across the board including information such as the date and time, the event ID, severity, the user and their role, the IP address, and all the other details about the change.

  • instant alerts

    Receive instant SMS & email alerts

    Know what is happening on your websites without having to login! Get instantly alerted of any user activities or site changes via SMS messages and emails. You can start right away with the built-in notifications or even create your own notification triggers.

  • WordPress activity log reports

    Generate activity log reports

    Generate user and system reports from the activity log including the update log. Reports are fully configurable and include White Labelling options. You can also schedule daily, weekly, monthly, or quarterly reports to be sent automatically to your inbox.

  • WP Activity Log user sessions

    Manage users sessions in real-time

    Use the real-time user activity monitor to remotely terminate sessions, block simultaneous same-user sessions, and automatically terminate idle sessions; with email notifications so that you can truly manage your WordPress from anywhere.

  • easy activity log search

    Easily track down specific activity

    Make free-text searches to easily track down specific WordPress system and user changes in the activity log. Use the extensive built-in filters to fine tune the search results, enabling you to easily find what you are looking for within seconds.

  • wsal multisite network

    Multisite network support

    Keep a log of changes that happen at network level on your multisite network, filter the logs per sub site, allow site admins to access the logs of the sub site they have admin privileges on and more.

  • performance and security

    Performance & security

    The plugin is designed with performance and security in mind. It keeps a log of what logged in users do so it does not affect the front-end of the website and it has no impact on the user experience.

  • wp activity compliance

    Ensure website compliance

    Many compliance bodies such as HIPAA, GDPR, and PCI DSS require website owners to keep a log of the changes that happen on the website, and a log of data access. By keeping an activity log you check another box in your regulatory compliance checklist.

  • wsal log file changes

    Keep a log of file changes

    Keep a log of all file changes that happen on your WordPress website and any third party code running on it by installing our plugin Website File Changes Monitor, which automatically reports any changes in the activity log.

  • woocommerce ready

    WooCommerce Ready

    The plugin has a dedicated sensor for WooCommerce. It keeps a log of customers and order changes, and any other change shop managers do on WooCommerce, such as products, coupons, shipping, and store settings changes.

  • 3rd party plugins

    Activity logs for third party plugins

    The plugin also keeps a log of changes that take place on popular third party plugins such as Yoast SEO, Gravity Forms, and WPForms. We also develop a MainWP extension, which enables you to view child sites’ logs in one central dashboard.

  • configurable activity log

    Fully configurable activity log

    Fine tune the logs to your requirements. Disable individual event IDs, configure log detail level, retention policies, permissions, and more.

  • logout inactive users

    Automatically logout inactive users

    Protect your site and configure idle user sessions to terminate automatically if users leave their session unattended for an extended time.

  • activity log database

    Store the logs in an external database

    Improve the security posture of your website and store the activity log in an external database. By doing so you also safeguard the integrity of the logs in an unfortunate case of a website hack.

  • manage logs activity

    Archive old activity log data

    Configure the plugin to automatically archive log data that is older than a specific period to another database. Keep the log organized, easier to search, compact, and blazing fast.

  • integration with log management

    Logs & business systems integration

    Mirror the activity log in real time to your central logs management system so you do not have to log in to the websites and see what is happening from one central place. WP Activity Log supports AWS CloudWatch, Loggly, Slack, and others.

  • mirror the log files

    Mirror the activity log to log files

    Mirror the activity logs to a log file as a backup, while making it easier to import the activity log to your custom logs management system. Configure the plugin to write the activity log to a log file so the logs can be read and parsed by your system.

  • wsal send activity log

    Send activity logs directly to third party systems

    When you send the activity log to a log file or a third party logs management system you can configure the plugin to not write any activity log data to the database, avoiding redundant data.

  • plugin setting configuration

    Export & import plugin settings configuration

    Export the plugin settings configuration to keep a backup, or to import the same plugin configuration on other websites, allowing you to have a base configuration and easily propagate it to other websites.

  • wsal specific activity

    Delete specific activity log data

    Need to delete data for a specific user, IP address, or another object? Use the activity log data manager to delete specific data that you do not want in your log.

  • premium support

    Premium support

    Get professional email support within just a few hours from people who care. Our knowledgeable support team is proud of our 8-hour average response time.

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