Free & Paid Must Have Plugins for WordPress 2014
WordPress users are always looking for free plugins to perform multiple tasks under the same shed. We’re going to share few plugins that will make your work easy and interesting.
Add a “bump this” button to each wordpress post. You can set a bump limit and when bumps reaches to a specific limit, post automatically comes on the first page. It increases the user interaction and visitors on a website.
Place video capture button on your website and visitors can turn on their webcam and create videos. Visitors can record video their testimonials. Although videos are placed on third party server and not of good quality but this plugin can help a lot to get real testimonials or video comments.
Tinyfier-wp optimizes CSS/JS and other codes on your website. It removes unnecessary code from your website and speeds up a website. First compress the website files using Gzip File Compression and then use this plugin to minimize unnecessary code snippets.
Meet My Team
Ever seen Team – People pages on websites and when you click on team member’s image, it loads rest of profile in a simple light box. Although doable to build it from scratch but that kind of code is not easy to write. And if you are using WordPress CMS then why not just find a simplest way to build team member profiles using a plugin?
If you are short in time and can’t build it from scratch, here is the plugin link.
Mega Menu – Uber Menu
Must have seen big menus on websites, just hover a link and a big menu drops down, all links are inside this menu and user don’t need to invade sub menus. Saves time and increase conversions, as all links appear on a big screen. Get Uber Menu
Over 25,000 purchases and user buyer rating 4.8/5.0. Not just a big menu but responsive as well, there is no such menu plugin that is highly responsive as compared to Uber Menu.
Features of this plugin.
- iPhone and iPad compatibility
- Fully responsive design
- Full-width capability
- Seamless integration with WordPress themes
- Vertical and horizontal menus
- Several styles including slide and fade effects
- No jQuery enhancement required thanks to improved CSS3 design
- Ability to add images to menu items
- Ability to add descriptions to menu items
- Shortcode functionality
- Create image-only menus
- Tons of widgets and extensions including icons and skins
- Et cetera, et cetera
Back Up WordPress
If you are thinking to create a WordPress backup and don’t have cpanel/phpmyadmin password then just download this plugin and install in your WordPress. This plugin takes entire backup of Database and other files. So download and save your time.
WordPress is an open source and often gets hacked. Although WordPress releases updates to over come this problem but somehow there are few loopholes and unfortunately updates often come after majority of blogs are hacked. You must have seen tons of discussions in wordpress community about being hacked and remedies after a virus attack.
Because wordpress is vulnerable so something must be done in order to prevent these attacks, Security Ninja does this job pretty well. Here are the key benefits of installing this plugin. Over 2000 purchases and just in $10, this can save a lot of hassle that might be on your way.
- You can check your WordPress site for security holes and vulnerabilities
- You can perform over thirty (30) tests including brute-force tests
- Preventative measures ready
- The plugin comes with code snippets to fix bugs quickly
- Stop 0-day exploit hacks
- Extensive support