WEBFI-WordPress-Delete Old Post Revisions in WordPress with Better Delete Revision

Post revisions are a great feature that auto-saves your content as a revision so you can revert back should an unforeseen error happen. Having too many revisions can over time cause your database to slow down. In this video, we will show you how to delete old post revisions in WordPress with better delete revision.

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Summary of this Tutorial:

Start by installing and activating the Better Delete Revisions plugin.

Then go to Settings, Better Delete Revisions

It will show how many posts you have and you can click to check revisions of posts and it will show you what revisions can be deleted and allows you to delete them.

You can also click optimize your database and it will show you a table of what can be optimized.

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  • Rosenblau on August 18, 2016

    Hmpf. With this plugin you can not delete a few revisions? You must delete them all. I rather use the plugin WP Revisions Limit.

  • digital learner on January 8, 2019

    i hava only 1post had 41revisons ihad liked delted revisions but optimise database button vanished after clicking deleting the revision

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