USP Pro version 2.3.2 is now available. The new version enhances some changes made in the previous release, adds some new hooks, squashes some bugs, and makes a number of improvements. Read on to learn more..


USP Pro version 2.3.2 is available via automatic update in the WP Admin Area, or you can download and upgrade manually. As always, the new version of USP Pro is a FREE update for everyone who owns the plugin, so log in, upgrade, and enjoy the latest and greatest.

2.3.1 & 2.3.2

This post covers the two latest versions of USP Pro, versions 2.3.1 and 2.3.2.

Bug Fixes

USP Pro 2.3.1/2.3.2 fixes the following bugs:

New Hooks

USP Pro 2.3.1/2.3.2 adds the following action and filter hooks:

  • usp_shortcode_display_posts_type
  • usp_shortcode_display_posts_size
  • usp_shortcode_display_posts_before
  • usp_shortcode_display_posts_after
  • usp_shortcode_display_posts_title
  • usp_settings_author_list_args
  • usp_forms_get_form_id
  • usp_form_custom_output
  • usp_custom_fields_checkbox_value
  • usp_custom_fields_radio_value
  • usp_custom_fields_select_value


USP Pro 2.3.1/2.3.2 brings the following improvements:

  • Shortcode [usp_pro_display_posts] now displays Custom Post Types
  • Adds “display” attribute to [usp_pro_display_posts] to display excerpt, content, thumbs, or title only
  • Replaces database query with get_users() in usp-pro.php
  • Replaces database query with get_posts() in usp-forms.php
  • Escapes some internal variables just to be extra safe
  • Adds filter hook in form output for adding custom content
  • Enables basic HTML in Agree to Terms box (using {} bracket replacements)
  • Hides USP Pro text on Dashboard Widget metabox preference panel
  • Tweaks default file name and media title for submitted files
  • Adds guid parameter to wp_insert_attachment()

Additionally, plugin documentation was updated and further testing was performed on WP version 4.5 and 4.6 (alpha). See the plugin’s readme.txt file for complete Changelog.

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

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