wordpress.org plugin repo: ratings changed

autoptimize ratings on feb 26th 2015Yesterday the average rating of all plugins on the wordpress.org repository changed; ratings that were not linked to a review, were removed. That means that ratings dating from before approximately November 2012, when reviews were introduced, are not being taken into account any more.

This had a positive impact on the average rating of my own plugins, but especially so for Autoptimize. That plugin was largely unsupported before I took over in January 2013 and got some low ratings as a consequence (the average was 4.2 at the time, if I’m not mistaking). With those old numbers now out of the way, the average went from 4.6 to 4.8 overnight. Yay!

[Update: a couple of days later there were even more changes on the WordPress Plugin pages.]

One thought on “wordpress.org plugin repo: ratings changed

  1. dfx

    Autoptimize is great, gave it 5 stars long time ago :) Too bad i can’t do it again, this plugin deserves it. Makes web so much faster.

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