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Smush Image Compression and Optimization

Rated 4.8
#ratings 2518 ratings
Download  4,589,931 times
Updated 12 Jan 2017  
Compress and optimize image files, improve performance and boost your SEO rank using Smush WordPress image compression and optimization.
Version: 2.5.3   Added: 05 Dec 2008
Tested with WP version: 4.7.2  

User Role Editor

Rated 4.7
#ratings 169 ratings
Download  3,656,588 times
Updated 6 Jan 2017  
User Role Editor WordPress plugin makes user roles and capabilities changing easy. Edit/add/delete WordPress user roles and capabilities.
Version: 4.31.1   Added: 22 Mar 2010
Tested with WP version: 4.7.2  
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Slider

Rated 4.4
#ratings 294 ratings
Download  1,583,387 times
Updated 13 Feb 2017  
Slider Huge-IT is an awesome WordPress Slider Plugin with many nice features. Just need to install and build slider in a few minutes.
Version: 3.2.3   Added: 29 Mar 2014
Tested with WP version: 4.7.2  

Ultimate TinyMCE

Rated 4.5
#ratings 162 ratings
Download  2,769,178 times
Updated 10 Dec 2014  
Description: Beef up the WordPress TinyMCE content editor with a plethora of advanced options.
Version: 5.7   Added: 14 Nov 2011
Tested with WP version: 3.8.18  

Regenerate Thumbnails

Rated 4.7
#ratings 270 ratings
Download  4,371,551 times
Updated 29 Jul 2016  
Allows you to regenerate your thumbnails after changing the thumbnail sizes.
Version: 2.2.6   Added: 28 Aug 2008
Tested with WP version: 4.6.3  

bbPress

Rated 4.2
#ratings 306 ratings
Download  3,679,421 times
Updated 9 Dec 2016  
bbPress is forum software, made the WordPress way.
Version: 2.5.12   Added: 13 Jan 2010
Tested with WP version: 4.7.2  
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Broken Link Checker

Rated 4.2
#ratings 307 ratings
Download  4,707,597 times
Updated 31 Mar 2016  
This plugin will check your posts, comments and other content for broken links and missing images, and notify you if any are found.
Version: 1.11.2   Added: 08 Oct 2007
Tested with WP version: 4.4.7  

Contact Bank - Contact Forms Builder

Rated 4.3
#ratings 154 ratings
Download  1,803,538 times
Updated 27 Dec 2016  
Contact Bank is an ultimate form builder wordpress plugin that lets you create contact forms in seconds with ease.
Version: 2.1.31   Added: 17 Sep 2013
Tested with WP version: 4.7.2  

Instagram Feed

Rated 5
#ratings 931 ratings
Download  1,388,790 times
Updated 8 Dec 2016  
Display beautifully clean, customizable, and responsive feeds from multiple Instagram accounts
Version: 1.4.8   Added: 23 Jul 2014
Tested with WP version: 4.7.2  

WPSSO - Complete Meta Tags and Schema Markup for Social Sharing Optimization & SEO

Rated 4.5
#ratings 80 ratings
Download  1,626,644 times
Updated 14 Feb 2017  
Automatically create complete and accurate meta tags and Schema markup for Social Sharing Optimization (SSO) and SEO.
Version: 3.39.8-1   Added: 29 Dec 2013
Tested with WP version: 4.7.2  
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