Falcon

Description

Falcon is a WordPress plugin which cleans up your website and optimizes it for a better performance.

What does Falcon do?

  • Disable heartbeat
  • Disable emojis
  • Disable embeds, e.g. prevent others from embedding your site and vise-versa
  • Disable self pings
  • Remove query string for JavaScript and CSS files
  • Set scheme-less URLs for JavaScript and CSS files, e.g. remove http: and https: from URLs
  • Removes styles for recent comments widget.
  • Cleanup header

Falcon is created and maintained FREE on Github. Please open a new issue to add a suggestion or report a bug.

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Installation

Go to Dashboad | Plugins | Add New and search for Falcon. Then install and activate the plugin.

Reviews

September 3, 2016
This plugin makes my site faster. But it needs still a little development. I receive an error message on the backend login page.
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Contributors & Developers

“Falcon” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

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Interested in development?

Browse the code, check out the SVN repository, or subscribe to the development log by RSS.

Changelog

2.0.2

  • Fix PHP warning when blocking self-pings
  • Fix textdomain

2.0.1

  • Fix auto-deployment

2.0.0

  • Re-add settings page
  • Update disble embeds module

1.3.1

  • Update compatibility with the latest version of WordPress
  • Fix not working with WP-CLI

1.3.0

  • Remove settings page
  • Do not use jQuery from Google CDN for better compatibility
  • Remove support for loading CSS async

1.2.4

  • Add option to use latest version of jQuery
  • Add option to exclude static resources from removing query string

1.2.3

  • Downgrade jQuery to 2.2.4 for better compatibility

1.2.2

  • Fix: File name case-sensitive

1.2.1

  • Fix: Load PHP file using absolute path.

1.2

  • New: Load CSS asynchronously (and selectively).
  • Fix: No error in the login page.
  • Requires PHP 5.4

1.1.1

  • Fix not loading file for media.

1.1

  • Remove Jetpack devicex script.
  • Requires PHP 5.3.

1.0.3

  • Update jQuery to 2.2.4

1.0.2

  • Use jQuery from Google CDN

1.0.1

  • Sets scheme-less URLs for JS and CSS files, e.g. removes ‘http:’ and ‘https:’ from URLs.

1.0.0

  • Initial release