Better Search Replace Pro became quite popular, getting over 10,000 active installs within just a few months. Its goal is to ensure that the plugin has the resources to stay up to date and work as its name suggests.
What is Better Search Replace Pro?
Better Search Replace Pro is a WordPress plugin that was designed to make it easier to run a safe search/replace on a WordPress database. It was based heavily on the battle-tested Search Replace DB script by Interconnect/It, with some modifications to make sure it works without configuration in every WordPress install.
Key features of Better Search Replace Pro
- View exactly what changed during a search/replace
- Save unlimited search/replace profiles for later use
- Download a database backup with optional URL replacements
- Import your database while running a search/replace
- Imports first run on temporary tables to improve reliability
- Unlimited development domains (such as localhost)
- Priority email support and updates for 1 year
- Extensive documentation on the entire plugin
- Unlimited development domains
- Lifetime of software updates
- All features