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.

Going Google with WordPress Plugins

Peanut butter and jelly. Bonnie and Clyde. Yin and yang. Horse and carriage.

Some things just seem to naturally go together.

If you run a WordPress site, then unless you’re running a very unusual site in a very unusual way, you probably have it connected to Google in one way or another. Maybe it’s through Analytics. Or maybe it’s with Adsense. Maybe you use Google Maps. Or maybe you’ve embedded a YouTube video or two.

Whatever it is, if you stop and think about it, you’re probably connected.

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White Label Your Site With Latest Release of Ultimate Branding

We’ve updated Ultimate Branding make it easier than ever to stamp your brand on the backend of your WordPress site.

The latest release, version 1.7, includes an eye-catching new user interface, unlimited menus and an awesome CSS editing area for the Custom Admin Bar section, along with a fantastic background color picker for footer content in the Global Footer Content area.

Download the latest version of Ultimate Branding and white label your site or Multisite network – make your site yours, not WordPress’s.

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Free WordPress Shortcode Plugins for Improving the Design of Your Posts

There’s been a veritable explosion of really good design-related shortcode plugins of late.

These plugins make it easy to spice up your Posts or Pages and give them very professional-looking elements such as columns, tabbed boxes, pricing tables, special headers, and much more.

Because of the improvement in these plugins of late, other plugins that haven’t evolved with the times have been left in the dust. Or even if they’ve added such things as the Bootstrap icon library (as some below have), they haven’t improved in other areas.

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New Plugin Release: Multisite Theme Manager by WPMU DEV

We’re pleased as punch to announce a brand spanking new plugin: Multisite Theme Manager.

Multisite Theme Manager lets you control and customize your users’ theme viewing experience. Give your themes striking feature images, change names and edit descriptions. And when you’re done, export your settings for use on other networks.

Head over to our plugins page to download Multisite Theme Manager.

Multisite Theme Manager

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5 WordPress Plugins to Let Users Submit Content from the Frontend

For some sites, their visitors are not only important as readers, they’re important as contributors too.

Whether they’re submitting a funny picture of their dog or a well thought out blog post, you may want an easy way to capture such submitted content on the front end of your site.

Below we go over 5 plugins that will let you do that.

Be sure to let us know in the comments if you know of another solution that’s worked well for you.

Final Overview

Both the User Submitted Posts and Frontend Publishing seemed to be pretty easy to work with and intuitive.

Sometimes your visitors have something nice for you.

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