Optenhanse: Optimize, Enhance and Secure


Optenhanse provides a set of essential tools, perfect for SEO, performance and safety, for improving your WordPress website, so that you can just use a single plugin instead of a lot of other plugins. Optenhanse is a very lightweight plugin and it has been carefully designed to give the best performances with no extra load for your site.

A unique plugin to optimize, enhance and secure your WordPress website:


  • Description Meta Tag: adds a description field to pages and posts editor and add a description meta tag to HTML code
  • Social Media Sharing: adds Facebook Opengraph and Twitter Card to your code, for a perfect social sharing
  • Automatic Sitemap: creates a virtual sitemap.xml with a complete and updated list of pages, posts and public post types and adds sitemap.xml link to the WordPress virtual robots.txt
  • Automatic Meta Attachment: automatically fills in “description”, “caption” and “alt title” every time you upload a media file
  • Minify HTML Code: minifies HTML code on the fly, safely and instantly
  • Browser cache: writes cache rules to htaccess, for Apache mod_headers cache


  • Deactivate Block Editor (Gutenberg): disables WordPress Block Editor also known as Gutenberg and restore classic editor
  • Splash Page: hides your website to not logged users and displays a unique cover image or the content of a draft page, with no header and footer
  • Custom 404 Page: redirects dead links to a custom page
  • Image Resize and Compression: resize and compress each JPEG image you will upload, so that you don’t have to worry no more about images dimension
  • Mail Through SMTP: Prevents your website mail messages to be directed into spam or junk mail, sending them through your SMTP


  • Disable XML-RPC: disable XML-RPC protocol to prevent brute force attacks
  • Disable Author Page: hides author archive page redirection, so that none can know author name by his ID
  • Custom Login Errors: displays custom login errors instead of WordPress default
  • Security Notification: notifies site owner on successful login, change role or user delete


Manual Installation

  • Download Optenhanse from https://wordpress.org/plugins/optenhanse
  • Into your WordPress plugin section, press “Add New” then press “Load Plugin”
  • Choose Optenhanse.zip file from your local download folder
  • Press “Install Now”
  • Activate Optenhanse
  • Enjoy!

Installation From Plugin Repository

  • Into your WordPress plugin section, press “Add New”
  • Use “Optenhanse” as search terms
  • Click on Install Now on Optenhanse into result page, then click on Activate


08. siječnja 2020.
Very useful plugins. In many cases, you don't need more than the options provided by this plugin.
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Suradnici i Programeri

“Optenhanse: Optimize, Enhance and Secure” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




  • The number of the banned users is now displayed in option page, beside permanently ban after option


  • Added more selectable options into login monitor
  • Added the possibility to permanently ban after one or more lock downs and to receive notifications
  • Added anonymized IP into email notification sent on lock down and ban
  • Added a new option for hiding author informations into REST API
  • Switched back to the previuos way for dealing with custom errors, WooCommerce not supported since it doesn’t provide a filter to get error codes
  • Added tables wil be deleted on uninstall
  • Minor bugs corrected


  • Added a Secure function: a login monitor to limit login attempts, lock down user that exceed limits and notify lock down
  • Modified the way custom login errors are handled: now they are fully compatible with WooCommerce
  • Added possibility to save “localhost” as SMTP server, before was not allowed due to a too strict validation rule


  • Added and option to hide dashboard notices
  • Prepared to deal with Optenhanse PRO
  • Minor bugs corrected


  • Completely renewed method for resizing images on upload: now original image is never overwritten and resizing is based on image orientation
  • Added an option to exclude GIF images from resizing, so that animated GIFs will not lose their animation
  • Changed some text in admin option page


  • Italian translation added
  • SMTP password field type set to password
  • Minor bugs corrected


  • Browser cache function added
  • Option added to decide if override or not WordPress login page with splash page
  • Minor bugs corrected


  • First full working release