WordPress Recommended Plugins

Contact Form 7 Just another contact form plugin. Simple but flexible.

Delete All Comments Plugin to delete all comments (Approved, Pending, Spam)

OnePress Image Elevator Save your time, write with pleasure! Paste images from clipboard directly into the post editor!

Shockingly Simple Favicon A simple way to put a favicon on your site. With out messing with theme code or having to change it every time you change theme.

Regenerate Thumbnails Allows you to regenerate your thumbnails after changing the thumbnail sizes.

Auto ThickBox Plus Automatically applies ThickBox script that overlays linked image, inline, iFramed and AJAX content on the page in simple effect.

Responsive Lightbox Allows users to view larger versions of images and galleries in a lightbox (overlay) effect optimized for mobile devices.

WP-PageNavi Adds a more advanced paging navigation interface.

Really Simple CAPTCHA is a CAPTCHA module intended to be called from other plugins. It is originally created for my Contact Form 7 plugin.

Launchpad by Obox plugin It’s a nice coming soon landing page

Allow PHP in Posts and Pages Allows PHP in posts and pages allows you to add php functionality to WordPress Posts and Pages

CallPress Calender A calendar plugin that makes publishing, managing, and sharing events easy – A beautiful calendar that your users will love! – CalPress Calendar

Clef Replaces passwords with beautifully simple, strongly encrypted, two-factor authentication using your smartphone.

FooBox
was the first lightbox to take responsive layout seriously. Not only does it scale images to look better on phones, but it rearranges it’s button controls to look great in both portrait or landscape orientation. Works best with our free FooGallery plugin.

Table of Contents Plus A powerful yet user friendly plugin that automatically creates a table of contents. Can also output a sitemap listing all pages and categories.

Site Offline or Coming Soon Make safe changes to your site by enabling site offline mode with this plugin you’ll be able to navigate your site normally but your regular visitor will se a site offline or coming soon page

Responsive Pricing Table A responsive and elegant way to present your offer to your visitors. Create a new pricing table now and copy-paste the shortcode anywhere.

Broken Link Checker This plugin will check your posts, comments and other content for broken links and missing images, and notify you if any are found. Check this tutorial for details: http://www.shoutmeloud.com/broken-link-checker-wordpress-plugin.html

WP-DBManager Manages your WordPress database.

My Brand Login – Enables You to Customize the Log in, Registration and Lost Password Page with ease. Template Feature
Sliders

Custom Login Creator – Login Page Styler – Custom Admin Login Page – Create your own custom login,admin login or client login page with custom login page styler ,Easy to use no coding skills required.

Captcha by BestWebSoft – This plugin allows you to implement super security captcha form into web forms.

Duplicator – Duplicate, clone, backup, move and transfer an entire site from one location to another.

– Slideshow Gallery feature content in a JavaScript powered slideshow gallery showcase on your WordPress website. The slideshow is flexible and all aspects can easily be configured.
– Smooth slider adds a responsive featured content on image slider using shortcode, widget and template tags. Create and embed featured content slider, recent post slider, category slider in less than 60 seconds.
– WOW Slider This module easily adds image sliders created with WOWSlider app.

– AdRotate: The popular choice for monetizing your website with adverts while keeping things simple. Start making money today!
AJAX Calendar: A version of the WordPress calendar that uses AJAX to allow the user to step through the months without updating the page
– Display Comments Statistics: Display comments statistics about platforms and browsers with icons
– OpenID: Allows the use of OpenID for account registration, authentication, and commenting. Also includes an OpenID provider which can turn WordPress author URLs into OpenIDs.
– Quickapp is a wordpress plugin that converts your blog or website into an HTML5 mobile app for all smartphones platforms including android. We offer a free version for small to medium website as well as custom apps for an affordable price. Our plugin can be used to generate files that you can self-publish as a native app to Apple App Store and Google Play Android market.
– Session Manager: Plugin to store simple live session data about the site visitors.
– Wiziapp: Create your own free HTML5 mobile App for iPhone, Android and WP8 users. Publish your App as a native App to the App Store and Google Play Market!
– Wordbook: Cross-post your blog updates to your Facebook account. Navigate to Settings → Wordbook for configuration.
WP ClickBank Ad Display: This plugin creates an widget to display CliclBank keyword sensitive ad on your wordpress blog. Founded in 1998, ClickBank is a secure online retail outlet for more than 70,000 digital product vendors and 110,000 active affiliate marketers. This widget will help you to maximize your earnings from ClickBank ads.
WP More Feeds: Generate RSS feeds for category and tag pages
WP-EMail: Allows people to recommand/send your WordPress blog’s post/page to a friend.
WP-Sticky: Adds a sticky post feature to your WordPress’s blog. Modified from Adhesive by Owen Winkler.
– Cashie Commerce: The easiest way to sell successfully on your WordPress site. Our shopping cart works with any theme, is easy to setup and you can manage your store directly from your WordPress admin.
– SiteWit: SiteWit is the most advanced Pay Per Click (PPC) management software for your search engine marketing efforts.
– UppSite – Go Mobile : UppSite is the best way to make your site mobile. Here is how you get started: 1) Activate your plugin by clicking the “Activate” link to the left of this description, and 2) Configure your mobile apps by visiting the Mobile tab under Settings (tab will show only after plugin is activated).
– wp-jalali: Full Jalali calendar support for WordPress and localization improvements for Persian/Afghan/Tajik users.
– Uji Countdown: HTML5 Customizable Countdown.
– Email Users: Allows the site editors to send an e-mail to the blog users. Credits to Catalin Ionescu who gave me (Vincent Pratt) some ideas for the plugin and has made a similar plugin. Bug reports and corrections by Cyril Crua, Pokey and Mike Walsh. Development for enhancements and bug fixes since version 4.1 primarily by Mike Walsh.
– Custom Admin Branding: Allows you to brand your WordPress install for clients. Display custom images and styles for the login screen, admin header and footer.
– Clef: Clef lets you log in and register on your WordPress site using only your phone — forget your usernames and passwords.
– wpcu3er: Plugin for embedding & managing CU3ER 3D slider in WordPress
WP Super Cache: Very fast caching plugin for WordPress.
WP eCommerce: A plugin that provides a WordPress Shopping Cart. See also: WPeCommerce.org
– WordPress HTTPS: WordPress HTTPS is intended to be an all-in-one solution to using SSL on WordPress sites.
– ShareThis: Let your visitors share a post/page with others. Supports e-mail and posting to social bookmarking sites. Configuration options are here. Questions on configuration, etc.? Make sure to read the README.
– Pricing Table: WordPress Plugin for creating colorful pricing tables.
– Portfolio by BestWebSoft: Plugin for portfolio.
– Picbox: Incredibly sexy image overlays using Picbox v2.2.
– MemberWing Membership Website Free Edition: MemberWing converts any wordpress based blog/site into powerful membership site. Simplicity, Strong SEO (search engine optimization) features and 4 levels of membership are included in free version. Just use tag: {+++} after ‘free teaser’ to make your post/page premium. Premium features: SEO-optimized Digital Content Protection enhanced with PromoFusion logic, Gradual Content Delivery (dripping content), support for automated recurring payments with Paypal, Clickbank, 2Checkout and other payment processors and affiliate services.
– Facebook: Add Facebook social plugins and the ability to publish new posts to a Facebook Timeline or Facebook Page. Official Facebook plugin.
– Easy Modal: Easily create & style modals with any content. Theme editor to quickly style your modals. Add forms, social media boxes, videos & more.
– Contact Us Form: Standart Contact Us form on any page or post of your website. Simply insert [CONTACT-US-FORM] within any post or page.
– Complete Central Backup: Complete Backup takes a complete backup of your wordpress site, even widgets and information. It then gives you the options to store locally, download, or push to any server using FTP.
– CodeColorer: This plugin allows you to insert code snippets to your posts with nice syntax highlighting powered by GeSHi library. After enabling this plugin visit the options page to configure code style.
– Cashie Commerce: The easiest way to sell successfully on your WordPress site. Our shopping cart works with any theme, is easy to setup and you can manage your store directly from your WordPress admin.
– After The Deadline: Adds a contextual spell, style, and grammar checker to WordPress. Write better and spend less time editing. Visit your profile to configure. See the Proofreading Support page for help.
– YAK for WordPress: A shopping cart plugin for WordPress

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