User Activity Log


Does your site have many users for various admin side activity? Do you stuck with the is’sue to track user activity on your website admin side? do you want to secure your site by tracking log of all user activity? Do you want to get notified when the particular user logged in?
Just relax, Now with the help of “User Activity Log” Plugin, you can track all users activity on your website.

Live Demo:

Documentation: User Activity Log Documentation Link

As of this moment, the plugin logs data when anyone does the following activity:

  • WordPress – Core Updates
  • Posts – Created, Updated, Deleted
  • Pages – Created, Updated, Deleted
  • Custom Post Type Posts– Created, Updated, Deleted
  • Tags – Created, Edited, Deleted
  • Categories – Created, Edited, Deleted
  • Taxonomies terms – Created, Edited, Deleted
  • Comments – Created, Approved, Unproved, Trashed, Untrashed, Spammed, Unspammed, Deleted
  • Media – Uploaded, Edited, Deleted
  • Users – Login, Logout, Login has failed, Update profile, Registered and Delete
  • Plugins – Activated, Deactivated
  • Themes – Installed, Updated, Deleted, Activated
  • Widgets – Added to a sidebar / Deleted from a sidebar, Order widgets
  • Menus – A menu is being Created, Updated, Deleted
  • Setting – General, Writing, Reading, Discussion, Media, Permalinks
  • Export – User download export file from the site
  • Translation Ready – .pot file attached

Additional features for security:

  • Admin will be notified via email when selected user logged in.
  • Admin will be notified via email when selected role’s any user logged in.

New! Added ’support of following plugins.
BuddyPress, Easy Digital Download, Advance Custom Field, Gravity form, User Switching, WooCommerce, Yoast SEO

What people are saying

  • “Ideal for in-depth monitoring, and sites with multiple authors”

  • “User Activity Log is a freemium activity tracking plugin with some nifty features.”

  • “Ability to get a notification email when a specific user or user role logs in.”

  • “User Activity Log is a great plugin for monitoring site activities.”

  • “If you have a lot of users on the website, you may want to track what has been changed on the website, and by who. Luckily, there is a free plugin which does exactly this, called User Activity Log”

  • “This plugin tracks a pretty wide range of activities, from category changes and media uploads to menu edits and user exports.”

  • “Plugin to help view what is actually going on behind the scenes of your blog.”

The plugin does not require any kind of extra setup. It just works well! (and that’s another reason people love it).

We are planning to add more features in the upcoming versions. If you think we’re missing something big, please post your ’suggestions in the plugin’s forum.

User Activity Log Pro Features:

Pro version overcomes your limitations with the lite version of the User Activity Log.

User Activity Log PRO Plugin Features

  • All Free version features with detail logs
  • Hook Settings – Can modify what will be in tracklist instead of all logs
  • Sorting options – To view log data in ascending or descending order
  • Password security – Only authorized user can delete log
  • Favorite/Unfavorite log – Favorite/Unfavorite log to store log separately
  • Export Log – Export log anytime in CSV format for future usage
  • Detail Logs – View log in details to compare old and new changes
  • Delete Logs – Single & Multi delete log option
  • Custom Event Log – To add your own theme/plugin hook ’support
  • Plugins ’supported – WooCommerce, Easy Digital Downloads, Advance Custom Field, bbPress, Yoast SEO, Gravity form, Wordfence, Contact Form 7, Autoptimize, Users Ultra, User Switching, WC Checkout Fields Editor, All in One Reservation, Portfolio Designer, Blog Designer PRO and more coming soon..
  • Detailed Documentation – From which steps you need to start

For whom User Activity Log Pro is useful ?

  • Most needed for Website Owner
  • Product Manager, Site In-charge or Site Manager, Team Leader, Developers to check team’s activity
  • IT companies/agency to track multiple developer’s activity
  • IT Con’sultants, Freelancers

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Technical Support

We’re active for any ’support is’sues and feature ’suggestions. So hope you will love it. Please contact us at ’support forum or ’


The purpose of this plugin is to keep track of all activity within your WordPress area. We have performed testing with various cases to make ’sure plugins work very well, but you should make ’sure you have a backup of your database, before installing the plugin.


  • User Activities - Dashboard
  • User Activities - General Settings
  • User Activities - Email Notification Settings
  • User Activities - Email Settings


  1. Download the plugin file and unzip it.
  2. Upload the user-actity-log folder to the wp-content/plugins/ folder.
  3. Activate the “User Activity Log” plugin from plugin page on wordpress admin area.

Alternatively, you can install the plugin automatically through the WordPress Admin
1. Visit ‘Plugins > Add New’
2. Search for ‘User Activity Log’
3. Activate Plugins.


Can plugin send me an email once selected users are logged in with site?

Yes, with “Email Settings” option you can manage mail notification as per your requirement.

Can I filter particular user’s activity with any filtering?

Yes, there are number of filter options available as you can filter activity log based on user, user roles and user actions.

Can I remove all user activity log details?

Yes you can. Whenever you want to clear your activity log data then Go to User Actions Log > Settings > General Settings > Delete Log Activities and click on “Reset Database”.

Why I need to use User Activity Log plugin?

Monitor and track all backend activities those are done by your freelancers, website developers, post authors, etc. If you are website owners and want to keep that logs, check to developer’s work flow or want to add more security with website then this is a best and most needed solution for you.


Març 1, 2023
Excellent tool to control the activity of a site when it is maintained by more than one person.
Fevrâr 21, 2023
Conflicts with appearance editor, needs to be deactivatedPlease fix 5 stars
Zenâr 9, 2023
Not bad, but function to send email when someone logs in does not work. (I use SIMPLE SMPT etc., but still doesn't work. Not with, not without).
Lui 20, 2022
I found it very useful to monitor our web developer's activities. I have installed on 2 website one has The7 theme and another has TheGem theme. On The7 theme it works well but on TheGem theme i face some issues like some modules are not working for WPBakery editor. Regards Shuaib
Setembar 11, 2021
Very good concept. Best plugin to track user activity on the admin side.
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Contributors & Developers

“User Activity Log” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


“User Activity Log” has been translated into 5 locales. Thank you to the translators for their contributions.

Translate “User Activity Log” into your language.

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Release date: December 14, 2022

  • Updated: Compatible with WordPress 6.1.1
  • Updated: Coding standards


Release date: November 11, 2022

  • Updated: Compatible with WordPress 6.1
  • Fixed: Minor is’sues


Release date: May 31st, 2022

  • Updated: Compatible with WordPress 6.0
  • Fixed: Minor is’sues

Release date: February 9th, 2022

  • Fixed: Minor is’sues


Release date: February 3rd, 2022

  • Added: Export CSV
  • Added: Filter by IP
  • Added: Filter by time
  • Added: Keep Failed Login Logs
  • Added: WPForms plugin ’support
  • Added: Number of failed login for existing user
  • Added: Number of failed login for non existing user
  • Updated: Compatible with WordPress 5.9
  • Fixed: Minor is’sues


Release date: August 26th, 2021

  • Fixed: Security is’sues


Release date: July 13th, 2021

  • Updated: Compatible with WordPress 5.8
  • Updated: Compatible with PHP 8.0
  • Fixed: Minor is’sues


Release date: May 13th, 2021

  • Updated: Compatible with WordPress 5.7.1
  • Fixed: Minor is’sues


Release date: August 5th, 2020

  • Added: ‘Delete data on deletion of plugin’ option
  • Updated: Compatible with WordPress 5.5
  • Updated: Removed wpseo_opengraph and wpseo_twitter hooks
  • Fixed: BuddyPress plugin is’sue
  • Fixed: Easy Digital Download plugin is’sue
  • Fixed: Minor is’sues


Release date: December 19th, 2019
* Updated: compatible with WordPress 5.3.2
* Fixed: wp_logout is’sue
* Fixed: Database Entry
* Fixed: Minor is’sues


Release date: July 5th, 2019
* Updated: compatible with WordPress 5.2.2
* Fixed: Minor is’sues


Release date: April 26th, 2019
* Fixed: Minor is’sues


Release date: April 23rd, 2019
* Added: Plugin ’support – Advance Custom Field (ACF)
* Added: Plugin ’support – BuddyPress
* Added: Plugin ’support – Easy Digital Download
* Added: Plugin ’support – Gravity form
* Added: Plugin ’support – User Switching
* Added: Plugin ’support – WooCommerce
* Added: Plugin ’support – Yoast SEO
* Fixed: Minor is’sues


Release date: March 22th, 2019

  • Updated: WordPress 5.1.1 Compatibility
  • Fixed: Minor is’sues


Release date: December 11th, 2018

  • Updated: Make compatible with WordPress 5.0
  • Fixed: Solve minor is’sues


Release date: May 22nd, 2018

  • Updated: Make compatible with WordPress 4.9.6
  • Updated: Change in some text
  • Fixed: Make changes as per GDPR rules


Release date: April 19th, 2018

  • Fixed: Update on vulnerability code


Release date: February 10th, 2018

  • Fixed: ‘Reset Database’ not working with specific condition


Release date: November 21st, 2017

  • Updated: Make compatible with WordPress 4.9


Release date: November 7th, 2017

  • Fixed: Translation is’sues


Release date: September 12th, 2017

  • Updated: Admin UI for better UX
  • Fixed: Is’sue of term created filter


Release date: August 5th, 2017

  • Updated: Make plugin compatible for WordPress 4.8.1
  • Fixed: Security vulnerability is’sue


Release date: April 10th, 2017

  • Added: Admin Dashboard widget displaying latest activity log
  • Fixed: Confliction of js with bootstrap


Release date: January 4th, 2017

  • Fixed: Customize notification email not working


Release date: October 11th, 2016

  • Added: User Activity Log Pro database upgrade code for database verification
  • Fixed: Database table name changes to remove confliction with other plugin


Release date: September 8th, 2016

  • Fixed: Security is’sue that reported by “Plugin Vulnerabilities” team


Release date: August 26th, 2016

  • Fixed: UI changes to make compatible with WordPress 4.6
  • Fixed: Remove usage of get_currentuserinfo() which is deprecated in WordPress 4.5.


Release date: December 8th, 2015

  • Fixed: Admin Ajax calling multiple times


Release date: October 13th, 2015

  • Fixed: Email settings and security is’sue resolved


Release date: October 12th, 2015

  • Fixed: Missing translation strings resolved


Release date: October 10th, 2015

  • Added: Localization ’support with plugin
  • Added: Backend Sidebar for fast ’submission of review and add ticket in ’support
  • Fixed: Email settings not saving
  • Fixed: Sending email user not found


Release date: August 29th, 2015

  • Fixed: Widget changes not saving


Release Date: June 9th, 2015

  • Initial release