Whenever you save, preview or draft a page or post in WordPress, it saves a revision of all the previous posts to help you restore the previous data. For example, if you have 1 post and it has 10 revisions you are storing 10 copies of unused data in your database.
Delete Post Revisions plugin will delete all the old unused post revisions data from your WordPress database tables with just one-click. You can download this plugin from this link.
How To Install?
- Upload the plugin to your ‘wp-content/plugins‘ directory, or download and install automatically through your admin panel.
- Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins‘ menu in WordPress.
You can also install this plugin by searching ‘Delete Post Revisions‘ in your WordPress.
Whenever you or WordPress saves or drafts a post or a page in your WordPress, a revision of each edit is automatically stored in your database tables. Each revision will slowly increase the size of your database.
For example, if you have 1 post and it has 10 revisions you could be storing up to 10 copies of older and unused data in your database.
You can’t delete these revisions manually, but, we created a plugin for this task.
Don’t forget to visit the plugin page and rate this plugin.