WordPress is not more easy to use and flexible without plugins, But thanks to developers who developed thousands of plugins to make wordpress flexible and easy to use. But wordpress has very huge plugin library so finding a perfect one for your blog is very difficult. That’s why today i have compiled list of best wordpress plugins. These plugins are downloaded by thousands of people and i think these plugins are useful for every blogger or wordpress user.
1- Live Comment Preview
Live Comment Preview is the simplest way to get live comment previews on your site.
2- Post Video and Photo Galleries
Install this plugin and post your videos, photo galleries/flash slideshows easily and in seconds.
3- WordPress Contact Form with Spam Protection
Protect your blog with spam. Use wwordPress contact form with spam protection plugin and avoid spaming on your blog.
4- Google Analyticator
Google Analyticator easily adds Google Analytics tracking support to a WordPress-powered blog.
Allows people to recommend/send your WordPress blog’s post/page to a friend.
Lightweight search terms highlighter using jQuery. Wraps search terms with class=”hilite” when referer is a search engine or within wp searc
7- WordPress Thread Comment
This Plugin is an enhancement for WordPress’s comment function. It enables users to reply on a exist comment, and the discussion will be displayed threaded or nested.
8- Plugin Installer
PlugInstaller is a WordPress plugin-management plugin that eliminates the need to download a plugin archive, upload it to your FTP server and unpack it manually. With PlugInstaller, you can easily enter a plugin URL and installs it.
9- Top 10 posts and Views per post
This plugin shows the top 10 posts of your blog and also shows views per post.
10- Site Unavailable
This Plugin allows you to make your blog temporarily unavailable to your users (with custom message). It is still accessible by the administrators.
11- Excerpt Editor
Quick edit or create excerpts for both Posts and Pages, auto-generate and append excerpts or replace the content with excerpts.
12- Featured Content Gallery
Featured Content Gallery is a WordPress plugin by iePlexus that creates an automated rotating image gallery of your posts or pages for use anywhere within your theme.
13- User Locker
This plugin locks user account after given number of incorrect login attempts. This makes brute force and dictionary attacks nearly impossible.
14- Contact Form 7
Contact Form 7 can manage multiple contact forms, plus you can customize the form and the mail contents flexibly with simple markup.
Adds a more advanced paging navigation to your WordPress site.
WP-DB-Backup allows you easily to backup your core WordPress database tables. You may also backup other tables in the same database.
17- Broken Link Checker
Detects links that don’t work, missing images, deleted YouTube videos and other problems.
18- Related Entries
This plugin will output a series of “related” entries based on keyword matching
19- Ad Rotator
The very best way of putting ads on your website. As many as you want… Make making money easy!
20- Author Image
The author image plugin for WordPress lets you easily add author images on your site.
21- Automatic upgrade
WordPress automatic upgrade allows a user to automatically upgrade the wordpress installation to the latest one.