A WordPress plugin is an addition to a user’s WordPress site to improve functionality. They are an essential part of not only the site, but how well it runs and how successful the product or service is.
There are millions of WordPress plugins available today, which are made by many different companies. However, there are some plugins that appeal to many users and end up being the most used plugins on the market.
A WordPress plugin is a great way to customize a user’s site, but maintain the same level of appearance and success. Many WordPress user’s experience similar issues, like site speed or hosting decisions, and plugins are a way to solve these issues.
The most popular plugins solve these recurring issues better than other plugins. The following list contains WordPress plugin companies that provide simple fixes as well as unique features and fully customizable options for any business.
Yoast is all about optimizing business. As the biggest and most popular SEO plugin for WordPress, it offers plugins that optimize content, page functionality, images, descriptions and more. This free WordPress plugin has been download over fourteen million times by users and is one of the top rated plugins in existence.
We help you optimize your website, through (WordPress) plugins, blog posts, eBooks and even tweets!
2) W3 Edge
W3 Edge is the home of the useful WordPress plugin W3 Total Cache, which saves bandwidth and optimizes page loading times. What makes this plugin special is that it is a complete framework plugin, and there are no programming or theme modifications involved. W3 Total Cache can support all hosting options and caches every single aspect of your site to improve usability.
Creators of W3 Total Cache
3) Rocket Genius
This company is behind the easy to use contact from WordPress plugin Gravity Forms. The plugin integrates well with Paypal, Dropbox, and other services. Design simple or complex forms with single or multiple pages, completely customizes to you business needs. It’s a three step process: Select the fields you want, configure the options to your business needs, and embed the forms on your site at lightning fast speed.
We make cool stuff for WordPress. Creators of Gravity Forms
WPtouch is the top selling mobile plugin for WordPress. This is a must have WordPress plugin for anyone looking to build the perfect mobile website. Used by well known name brands around the world, the plugin offers visually stunning themes, touch specific enhancements, great SEO options, WordPress compatibility and a much quicker response time than other plugins available. WPtouch is also customizable by device, so your site pages will be to scale on computers, smartphones and tablets.
5) Pippin’s Plugins
Pippin’s Plugins are well known in the WordPress world for creating high quality plugins like Easy Digital Downloads, AffiliateWP, and RestrictContentPro. The main goal of Pippin’s Plugins is to provide one solid resource for WordPress users about plugin development. The site also offers tutorials for WordPress plugin development and provides reviews on helpful plugins.
WordPress plugin Developer and founder of numerous plugins, including Restrict Content Pro and Easy Digital Downloads.
CreativeMinds is a great resource for a variety of premium WordPress plugins like CM ToolTip Glossary, CM Business Directory and CM Answers. All the plugins are fully customizable and compatible with many themes and include excellent 24/7 support. These free and premium plugins offer something for everyone, including great options for small and big business.
CreativeMinds is a leading developer of premium WordPress plugins . CM Plugins are beautifully coded and packed with extensively popular features that will enhance your site’s usability, SEO and UEX.
7) Mail Poet
Mail Poet is a WordPress friendly Newsletter plugin that allows users to send newsletters and messages within WordPress. Try the free version or one of the three paid versions to pick a theme and then simply stop and drop content for your users to see. Stay connected to recent subscribers by using the auto response features, and the entire plugin interface is easy to setup and use. Mail Poet is completely compatible with all mobile devices and has been fully tested on every major email platform in existence.
The #1 Newsletter plugin for WordPress! All your lists and emails contained within your website
8) Rating Widget
Rating Widget is an instant rating system for your WordPress site. This free WordPress plugin is star rating system and thumb rating system that is already in use by many hundreds of thousands of popular websites today. With hassle free set up and the latest in mobile website technology, Rating Widget is the best choice for rating anything on your site.
The plugin has a lightning fast loading time and is available for more than 40 languages. Install the WordPress plugin to increase views on your pages and integrate your content with highly customizable and supported themes in order to get great feedback from users.
RatingWidget is a FREE Customizable, Multilingual, Thumb & Star Rating System for your Blog, Online Shop or Website.
9) Fly Plugins
Fly Plugins is the home of WP Courseware, the fastest way to create and distribute online courses today. Users can create all types of content from quizzes to modules, embed media files, automatically enroll in courses, and drag or drop to change courses. This WordPress plugin is easily integrated with other popular plugins and is used by major brands and universities to educate students and employees.
Developers of free and premium WordPress plugins. Creators of WP Courseware.
10) WP eCommerce
WP eCommerce is a user’s one stop shop to building and using a successful online store. Build a wonderful online store to bring in customers and get reliable sales thanks to the secure and quick checkout options. The WordPress plugin has top of the line customer support, the latest payment options, configures tax and fees internationally, and allows for users to monitor and track sales worldwide.
The world's most popular store plugin for WordPress.
11) WP Ninjas
WP Ninjas is the home of the Ninja Forms and Ninja Demos plugins. All their plugins are developer friendly with hundreds of functions, making the plugins incredibly customizable. With easy updates and quick WordPress integration, everything is translation ready as well as easy to use. Ninja Demos lets users log into your demo site and test drive your products. Ninja Forms is an easy to use and customize form builder for WordPress.
We build all things WordPress. Our main project at the moment is Ninja Forms which is catching on rapidly.