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WordPress is web software you can use to create a beautiful website or blog. We like to say that WordPress is both free and priceless at the same time.
The core software is built by hundreds of community volunteers, and when you’re ready for more there are thousands of plugins and themes available to transform your site into almost anything you can imagine. Over 60 million people have chosen WordPress to power the place on the web they call “home” — we’d love you to join the family.
Top WordPress Security and SEO Social Media Plug-ins 2013
|02. AuthorSure||Makes it easier to authenticate Authorship with Google using use rel=me, rel=author and rel=publisher links
Versie: 1.7 | Door Russell Jamieson | plugin site
|03. Broken Link Checker||Checks your blog for broken links and missing images and notifies you on the dashboard if any are found.
Versie: 1.7.1 | Door Janis Elsts | plugin site
|04. Contact Form 7||Just another contact form plugin. Simple but flexible.
Versie: 3.4.1 | Door Takayuki Miyoshi | plugin site
|05. Dagon Sitemap Generator||Generates a fully customizable sitemap
Versie: 3.15 | Door Dagon Design | plugin site
|06. Digg Digg||Add a floating bar with share buttons to your blog. Just like Mashable!
Versie: 5.3.5 | Door Buffer | plugin site
|07. Efficient Related Posts||A related posts plugin that works quickly even with thousands of posts and tags
Versie: 0.3.8 | Door Aaron D. Campbell | plugin site
|08. Euro FxRef CurConverter||Adds the [currency] and [currency_legal] shortcodes to convert currencies based on the ECB reference exchange rates.
Versie: 1.1 | Door joostdekeijzer | plugin site
|09. Google Analytics WordPress||This plugin makes it simple to add Google Analytics to your WordPress blog, adding lots of features, eg. custom variables and automatic clickout and download tracking.
Versie: 4.3.3 | Door Joost de Valk | plugin site
|10. Google XML Sitemaps||This plugin will generate a special XML sitemap which will help search engines like Google, Yahoo, Bing and Ask.com to better index your blog.
Versie: 3.2.9 | Door Arne Brachhold | plugin site
|11. Humans.txt||A plugin to create a humans.txt file that credits the developers and designers of a website.
Versie: 1.2 | Door Hans Vedo | plugin site
|12. No Self Pings||Keeps WordPress from sending pings to your own site.
Versie: 0.2 | Door Michael D. Adams | plugin site
|13. Old Post Promoter||Randomly choose an old post and reset the publication date to now. The effect is to promote older posts by moving them back onto the front page and into the rss feed. This plugin should only be used with data agnostic permalinks (permalink structures not containing dates).
Versie: 1.9.3 | Door Blog Traffic Exchange | plugin site
|14. OnePress Social Locker||Social Locker is a set of social buttons and a locker in one bottle. Give people a reason why they need to click your social buttons. Ask people to “pay” with a Like/Tweet/+1 to get access to your content, to get discount, to download, to watch a video, to view a funny picture or so. And it will help you to get more likes/tweets/+1s, traffic and customers!
Versie: 2.1.6 | Door OnePress | plugin site
|15. Pagebar2||Adds an advanced page navigation to WordPress.
Versie: 2.60.1 | Door Lutz Schröer | plugin site
|16. Post-Plugin Library||Does nothing by itself but supplies common code for the Similar Posts, Recent Posts, Random Posts, and Recent Comments plugins. Make sure you have the latest version of this plugin.
Versie: 184.108.40.206 | Door Rob Marsh, SJ | plugin site
|17. Quick Adsense||Quick Adsense offers a quicker & flexible way to insert Google Adsense or any Ads code into a blog post.
Versie: 1.9.2 | Door Quicksense | plugin site
|18. Quick Cache||Dramatically improves the performance & speed of your site! Also compatible with WordPress® Multisite/Networking.
Versie: 111203 | Door PriMoThemes.com / WebSharks, Inc. | plugin site
|19. Really Simple CAPTCHA||Really Simple CAPTCHA is a CAPTCHA module intended to be called from other plugins. It is originally created for my Contact Form 7 plugin.
Versie: 1.6 | Door Takayuki Miyoshi | plugin site
|20. RSS Footer||Allows you to add a line of content to the end of your RSS feed articles.
Versie: 0.9.8 | Door Joost de Valk | plugin site
|21. SEO Facebook Comments||This plugin will insert a Facebook Comment Form, Open Graph Tags and ALSO insert all Facebook Comments into your WordPress Database for better SEO.
Versie: 220.127.116.11 | Door Fabio Zaffani | plugin site
|22. SEO Smart Links||SEO Smart Links provides automatic SEO benefits for your site in addition to custom keyword lists, nofollow and much more.
Versie: 2.7.6 | Door Vladimir Prelovac | plugin site
|23. Similar Posts||Displays a highly configurable list of related posts. Similarity can be based on any combination of word usage in the content, title, or tags. Don’t be disturbed if it takes a few moments to complete the installation — the plugin is indexing your posts.Instructions and help online. Requires the latest version of the Post-Plugin Library to be installed.
Versie: 18.104.22.168 | Door Rob Marsh, SJ | plugin site
|24. Simple Login Lockdown||A simple way to prevent brute force login attemps on your WordPress installation.
Versie: 1.1 | Door Christopher Davis | plugin site
|25. Smart 404||Rescue your viewers from site errors! When content cannot be found, Smart 404 will use the current URL to attempt to find matching content, and redirect to it automatically. Smart 404 also supplies template tags which provide a list of suggestions, for use on a 404.php template page if matching content can’t be immediately discovered.
Versie: 0.5 | Door Michael Tyson | plugin site
|26. Smart Archives Reloaded||An elegant and easy way to present your posts, grouped by year and month.
Versie: 2.0.5 | Door scribu | plugin site
|27. SocialBox||Adds a super easy Social Box Widget which displays the current numbers of Facebook Page Likes, Google+, Twitter, Dribbble, Forrst and Digg Followers and YouTube and Vimeo Channel Subscriptions.
Versie: 1.3.0 | Door JonasDoebertin | plugin site
|28. Strx Simple Sharing Widget||Simple Sharing Sidebar Widget
Versie: 2.1 | Door Strx | plugin site
|29. SubHeading||Adds the ability to show a subheading for posts, pages and custom post types. To display subheadings place
Versie: 1.7.2 | Door StvWhtly | plugin site
|30. TinyMCE Advanced||Enables advanced features and plugins in TinyMCE, the visual editor in WordPress.
Versie: 3.5.8 | Door Andrew Ozz | plugin site
|31. Triberr||Instantly send posts from your blog from Triberr.
Versie: 3.0.1 | Door Triberr | plugin site
|32. Tweet old post||This plugin helps you to keeps your old posts alive by tweeting about them and driving more traffic to them from twitter. It also helps you to promote your content. You can set time and no of tweets to post to drive more traffic.
Versie: 4.0.5 | Door Ajay Matharu | plugin site
|33. WordPress Facebook Fan Box||Display facebook fan box as widget in your WordPress blog.
Versie: 1.1 | Door Agus Suhanto | plugin site
|34. WordPress Popular Posts||Showcases your most popular posts to your visitors on your blog’s sidebar. Use WordPress Popular Posts as a widget or place it anywhere on your theme using <?php wpp_get_mostpopular(); ?>
Versie: 2.3.2 | Door Héctor Cabrera | plugin site
|35. WP-Optimize||This plugin helps you to keep your database clean by removing post revisions and spams in a blaze. allows you to rename your admin name also. Additionally it allows you to run optimize command on your wordpress core tables (use with caution).
Versie: 0.9.4 | Door Ruhani Rabin | plugin site
|36. WP-PostViews||Enables you to display how many times a post/page had been viewed. Modified by David Potter to include options for when and where to display view counts.
Versie: 1.63 | Door Lester ‘GaMerZ’ Chan | plugin site
|37. wpSEO||The commercial plugin helps you to optimize the blog for SEO purposes by eliminating issues with duplicate content and specifying meta tags and page titles for different posts.
Versie: 2.7.7 | Door Sergej Müller | plugin site
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