Deeper into space! Blackhole Pro version 1.1 now available in a galaxy near you. Actually you’ll get the update automatically via the WP Admin Area, if your site supports it. Otherwise, all members can log in and download the latest version. Blackhole Pro 1.1 fixes some bugs, adds some new features, and ensures compatibility with WordPress 4.8.


Blackhole Pro 1.1 brings the following improvements:

  • Updates default IP keys
  • Fixes bug for non-admin users
  • Adds fallback for allow_url_fopen()
  • Adds French translation (thanks to Bouzin)
  • Adds some missing translation text strings
  • Adds filter hook blackhole_ip_keys for IP keys
  • Adds action hook blackhole_scanner for blackhole scanner
  • Adds shortcode [blackhole_trigger] for trigger link
  • Adds meta noindex/noarchive tags to blackhole templates
  • Adds feature to auto-add server IP to whitelist settings
  • Updates some infos in the contextual help tab
  • Improves escaping of certain variables
  • Uses site’s default character set for htmlentities
  • Replaces global $wp_version with get_bloginfo('version')
  • Generates new default translation template

Additionally, plugin documentation was updated, and further testing was performed on WP version 4.8 (beta). Also, new tutorials and docs are posted here at Plugin Planet. See the plugin’s readme.txt file for more details and complete Changelog.

Thank you to those who contribute with feature suggestions and bug reports!

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Awesome Space Image Courtesy NASA/JPL-Caltech.