WordPress Plugins

One of our most popular categories, you’ll find everything to do with WordPress plugins here. Most often you’ll find us reviewing free plugins and keeping people up to date with the latest trends. But we also occasionally review premium plugins if we think our readers might be interested. We’ll also do more comprehensive posts such as
Top 100 WordPress Plugins
. Our reviews consist of posts such as 10 Instagram Plugins for WordPress, Top 5 Forum Plugins for WordPress, Best Font Plugins for WordPress, Top 10 WordPress Plugins for Front End Posting, Editing, and Uploading, and many, many more.

How To Create An Awesome Newsletter Signup Popup For Your WordPress Site

When it comes to newsletter signups, simply putting a form in a sidebar widget doesn’t cut it. You need to get on the front foot and get your signup form in the face of your visitors.

You need a popup. And not just any old popup. You need an awesome popup that is bold, eye-catching with the kind of entrance that makes everyone in a room stop talking and pay attention.

Here’s how.

How to create awesome popups

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Making SlideShare Shine in WordPress

When you have a website, being social is kind of mandatory nowadays. Social media rules all and if you haven’t started tweeting, liking, and pinning yet, you’re well behind the curve.

An underutilized social resource is SlideShare, a site dedicated to allowing users to create compelling slideshows with just a few clicks that can then be shared across the Internet with ease. It’s a really useful tool, especially for those in industries who find themselves needing to explain complicated subjects over and over again.

Slideshare

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Create a Multilingual WordPress Website With WPML

WPML is a plugin for creating multilingual websites with WordPress. The plugin gives you lots of options for how the different versions of your content is stored and displayed, and it can even help you find translators to create your multilingual content. Find out how WPML can help you build a multilingual WordPress website in our guide to using this plugin.

Guide to WPML for WordPress-800x220

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Free WordPress Plugins For Ratings, Testimonials and Subscriber Counts

Proving your social worth. What do I mean by prove your worth? I’m talking about social proof. Leveraging social proof, specifically. And I know, it just sounds like one of those marketing buzz phrases that’s all over the zeitgeist. And it is! But keep reading!

This kind of marketing is actually a no-brainer, especially with the goldmine of free plugins available. Best of all, implementing social proof as part of your marketing strategy rewards you just for being your awesome self to your clients and customers.

Rich Reviews

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Best Free Plugins for Retouching WordPress Images

Whether you’re a successful photographer, or you have created a simple photo blog to captures your memories, there are some wonderful plugins out there to ensure your photos look as beautiful as they are special. The bonus is they each have free versions that work very well right out of the box.

From sharpening your images, and adjusting the hue, to adding cool effects, and even creating a meme, these plugins add these awesome capabilities directly into your WordPress site.

Photo filter plugins.

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How To Keep Your WordPress Clients Out Of Trouble

When you’ve created a beautiful WordPress site for a client, the last thing you want is for your client to break it. It’s also the last thing they want. The level of comfort that clients have with operating their new site ranges from confident enough to be dangerous, to being fearful of clicking anything at all.

In this Weekend WordPress Project we’ll take a quick look at two plugins that can help you protect clients from themselves and make your life easier. These plugins take a two-pronged approach – firstly, limiting what users can do in the dashboard and, secondly, providing a log of all changes on the site.

Keep clients out of trouble

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Securing Your WordPress site: Wordfence Security Review

Chances are, you’re here because you love WordPress, and you love the idea of protecting your site that you worked on so tirelessly. There are a lot of plugins out there to secure your site, but there’s one that’s often overlooked, and perhaps shouldn’t be.

Boasting a feature-packed plugin to stop hackers in their tracks, it’s consistently being updated to help protect against newer threats. It’s Wordfence Security.

Is overlooking the Wordfence Security plugin justified?

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Creating Beautiful and Effective Landing Pages With WordPress

Third-party providers like Lead Pages and UnBounce offer a no-tech option for countless landing and sales page configurations. But you’re a WordPress savvy developer, you should be able to guide your clients through a landing page solution.

Today we’re going to look at resources, themes, and plugins you can use to create functional, professional looking, self-hosted sales and squeeze pages.

The Basics
It’s probably safe to bet that the overwhelming majority of WordPress developer and design clients are in business. And the entire point of creating a website presence for any business is conversion, that is, turning visitors into buyers.

Landing page

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New Plugin: Jobs & Experts, More Than Just a Jobs Board

If your WordPress site sits at the heart of any community then it will benefit from WPMU Dev’s latest plugin, Jobs & Experts. How do we know? Because it’s based on our own Jobs & Pros feature on this very website.

Jobs & Experts makes it easy to connect members of your community who have a need with members who have the expertise. Not only will this benefit the community but it will also help cement your site as the go to destination.

Let’s take a closer look at Jobs & Experts: it’s more than just a jobs board.

Jobs & Experts

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