Stale Content Notifier

A Wordpress plugin that automatically notifies authors and administrators about posts that haven’t been updated for a specified period.


The Stale Content Notifier plugin assists website administrators in maintaining fresh content. It notifies authors and admins about posts that have remained unchanged for a specified duration. This prompt helps in ensuring that the website’s content remains up-to-date and relevant to users.


  1. Upload the entire stale-content-notifier directory to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  2. Activate the “Stale Content Notifier” plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress.
  3. Navigate to Tools -> Stale Content Notifier page and click the ‘settings’ tab to set the desired notification threshold and other configurations.

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I set the threshold for what’s considered “stale”?

In the plugin settings, you can specify the number of days after which a post is considered stale. Once a post crosses this threshold, notifications will be sent.

Can I choose who gets notified?

Yes, you can specify the email address that will receive notifications for stale content.


  1. Screenshot showing a list of stale posts and pages.
  2. Screenshot showing the plugin settings view where you can configure the threshold and notification settings.
  3. Example of a notification email sent to an author about stale content.



Upgrade Notice

1.0.0 This is the first release of the Stale Content Notifier plugin. Install and help maintain fresh content on your website!


License: GPLv2 or later

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