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Clean Up WordPress Plugins

Automatically clean up WordPress plugins from promotional banners, donation links, newsletter and unnecessary messages.

This is a simple plugin which once activated removes (hides) promotional banners, donation buttons, newsletter forms, and unnecessary messages from popular WordPress plugins in the admin area. It adds a custom style file in order to hide elements which are identified as unnecessary.

List of Supported Plugins

Currently the following plugins are cleaned up:

  • All in One SEO Pack
  • Category Order
  • Google Analytics
  • Google XML Sitemaps
  • Meta Slider
  • Ninja Forms
  • Post Type Orders
  • Taxonomy Terms Order
  • User Role Editor
  • WP Smush
  • WP Subscribe
  • WP User Avatar
  • Yoast SEO

Submit a Plugin for Clean Up

If a plugin contains many banners and promotional links, you can submit it here for consideration. Once your request is accepted, the plugin will be added in future releases.

Please Consider Supporting Developers

The purpose of this plugin is to make option pages look simpler by allowing users to remove/hide promotional banners and unnecessary messages. Please consider supporting your favorite plugins by donating or purchasing the pro versions.

This plugin does not discourage users from supporting these plugins, in fact, if you like a plugin it is highly recommended that you leave a review, or donate to support the development of those plugins.


To translate the plugin to a particular language, use the file provided in /languages/ folder.

Author Dolatabadi
Contributors dolatabadi
Tags admin, clean, clean up, donations, hide, hide elements, link, plugins, remove, Wordpress admin Panel, wordpress admin theme, wp admin page, wp admin theme
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    Settings Page

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    Yoast SEO plugin before using Clean Up WordPress Plugin

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    Yoast SEO plugin after using Clean Up WordPress Plugin

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    WP Smush plugin before using Clean Up WordPress Plugin

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    WP Smush plugin after using Clean Up WordPress Plugin

From your WordPress dashboard

  1. Visit Plugins > Add New
  2. Search for Clean Up WordPress Plugins
  3. Activate Clean Up WordPress Plugins from your Plugins page.
  4. The plugin automatically hides unnecessary elements
  5. Go to Settings > Clean Up WP Plugins for more details


  1. Download and upload the cleanup-wp-plugins directory to /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the Plugins menu in WordPress
  3. The plugin automatically hides unnecessary elements
  4. Go to Settings > Clean Up WP Plugins for more details

1.0.2 - Dec 1, 2016

  • Added WP Smush

1.0.1 - Aug 7, 2016

  • Fixed the issue where the right sidebar is missing when publishing posts

1.0.0 - Aug 5, 2016

  • Initial release.

Where can I submit a request for a plugin to be cleaned up?

You can use this link to submit your plugins which contains advertisement and banners.

Can I submit any plugins?

No, the plugin must be published in WordPress Plugins Directory, so no third party or pro version plugins.

I found a bug or issue, where do I report it?

You can use the plugin's forum or issue section of Github to file a bug or to report an issue in case the plugin is hiding necessary elements.

Version 1.0.2

Requires WordPress version: 3.9.1 or higher

Compatible up to: 4.6.3

Last Updated 01 Dec 2016

Date Added: 05 Aug 2016

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