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SiteOrigin Widgets Bundle

Rated 4.9
#ratings 69 ratings
Download  3,577,434 times
Updated 3 Feb 2017  
A collection of all widgets, neatly bundled into a single plugin. It's also a framework to code your own widgets on top of.
Version: 1.8.1   Added: 01 Jun 2014
Tested with WP version: 4.7.2  

Advanced Custom Fields

Rated 4.9
#ratings 940 ratings
Download  6,812,063 times
Updated 23 Oct 2016  
Customise WordPress with powerful, professional and intuitive fields
Version: 4.4.11   Added: 25 Mar 2011
Tested with WP version: 4.7.0  
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Meta Slider

Rated 4.7
#ratings 375 ratings
Download  4,344,406 times
Updated 16 Jan 2017  
Easy to use WordPress slider plugin. Create SEO optimised responsive slideshows with Nivo Slider, Flex Slider, Coin Slider and Responsive Slides.
Version: 3.4.1   Added: 15 Feb 2013
Tested with WP version: 4.7.2  

MailPoet Newsletters

Rated 4.8
#ratings 2561 ratings
Download  5,480,485 times
Updated 1 Feb 2017  
Send newsletters post notifications or autoresponders from WordPress easily, and beautifully. Start to capture subscribers with our widget now.
Version: 2.7.7   Added: 03 Dec 2011
Tested with WP version: 4.7.2  

W3 Total Cache

Rated 4.3
#ratings 3749 ratings
Download  7,491,601 times
Updated 17 Jan 2017  
Search Engine (SEO) & Performance Optimization (WPO) via caching. Integrated caching: CDN, Minify, Page, Object, Fragment, Database support.
Version: 0.9.5.2   Added: 29 Jul 2009
Tested with WP version: 4.7.2  

Fast Secure Contact Form

Rated 4.7
#ratings 543 ratings
Download  6,898,947 times
Updated 12 Feb 2017  
An easy and powerful form builder that lets your visitors send you email. Blocks all automated spammers. No templates to mess with.
Version: 4.0.49   Added: 27 Aug 2009
Tested with WP version: 4.7.2  
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WP Super Cache

Rated 4.3
#ratings 1166 ratings
Download  8,388,607 times
Updated 3 Feb 2017  
A very fast caching engine for WordPress that produces static html files.
Version: 1.4.9   Added: 05 Nov 2007
Tested with WP version: 4.7.2  

EWWW Image Optimizer

Rated 4.5
#ratings 304 ratings
Download  4,309,611 times
Updated 10 Feb 2017  
Reduce image sizes in WordPress including NextGEN, GRAND FlAGallery, FooGallery and more using lossless/lossy methods and image format conversion.
Version: 3.2.6   Added: 07 Jun 2012
Tested with WP version: 4.7.2  

Contact Form 7

Rated 4.6
#ratings 1260 ratings
Download  8,388,607 times
Updated 23 Jan 2017  
Just another contact form plugin. Simple but flexible.
Version: 4.6.1   Added: 02 Aug 2007
Tested with WP version: 4.7.2  

TinyMCE Advanced

Rated 4.6
#ratings 240 ratings
Download  8,388,607 times
Updated 8 Dec 2016  
Extends and enhances TinyMCE, the WordPress Visual Editor.
Version: 4.4.3   Added: 22 Jun 2007
Tested with WP version: 4.7.2  
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