This plugin hasn’t been tested with the latest 3 major releases of WordPress. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.

MWR HitCounter


  • This plugin allows you to add a visitor ‘text-plain’ counter on your website easily.
  • No IP tracking control, this plugin use cookie tracking.


  • The screenshot corresponds to shortcode insert screenshot-1.png


  1. Upload the plugin files to the /wp-content/plugins/mwr-hit-counter directory, or install the plugin through the WordPress plugins screen directly.
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ screen in WordPress.
  3. Open your theme and look for the eg. : “footer.php” where will to insert the counter.
    Where “start=500” will begin counting, this values can be from 0 to n positives values.
  4. Or use the “shortcode” [mwrcounter start=500] into entries or pages.

Template code is

<?php echo do_shortcode( '[mwrcounter start=500]' ); ?> 

Post code is

[mwrcounter start=500]


In which WordPress version this Plugin is compatible?

It is compatible from 4.4.14 to 5.2.2 WordPress version.

When I refresh o revisit my web the counter doesn’t nothing.

It’s normal because this counter do use the cookie tracking for doesn’t recount the visit.

Cookie expiration time?

30 days left.


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Contributors & Developers

“MWR HitCounter” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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  • Initial release.