WordPress Plugins

Für WordPress gibt es tausende von Erweiterungen (Plugins). Oft ist es zeitraubend das passende Plugin zu finden, dass sowohl die gewünschte Funktionalität zur Verfügung stellt, als auch ins aktivierte Theme passt.

In meinem WordPress-Projekten habe ich ebenfalls einige Plugins installiert. Hier eine Auswahl:


Must haves

Plugin Beschreibung
BackUpWordPress Simple automated backups of your WordPress powered website.
Disable Comments Allows administrators to globally disable comments on their site.
Email Address Encoder A lightweight plugin to protect email addresses from email-harvesting robots by encoding them into decimal and hexadecimal entities.
WP Custom CSS WP Custom CSSJS plugin allows you to put Custom CSS, Javascript, jQuery and Tracking Pixel easily without modifying your theme and right from your das
Activity Log The #1 Activity Log plugin helps you monitor & log all changes and activities on your site, so you can run a safer, more organized WordPress site.
Maintenance Maintenance – easy configure and customize coming soon, under construction page when site have updates, changes or in development process.
Count per Day Visit Counter, shows reads and visitors per page, visitors today, yesterday, last week, last months and other statistics.



Plugin Beschreibung
Contact Form 7 Just another contact form plugin. Simple but flexible.
PS Auto Sitemap Auto generator of a customizable and designed sitemap page.
Yoast SEO Improve your WordPress SEO: Write better content and have a fully optimized WordPress site using Yoast SEO plugin.
Plugin Beschreibung
Code Snippets An easy, clean and simple way to add code snippets to your site.
Events Manager Fully featured event registration management including recurring events, locations management, calendar, Google map integration, booking management
Flexible Posts Widget An advanced posts display widget with many options. Display posts in your sidebars any way you’d like!
Fluid Responsive Slideshow Fluid Responsive Slideshow is an easy to use slideshow. It’s responsive, dummyproof and powered with 50+ beautiful skins.
GeneratePress GeneratePress is a fast, lightweight, mobile responsive WordPress theme built with speed, SEO and usability in mind.
MimeTypes Link Icons Adds icons automatically to any uploads and/or file links inserted into your blog posts.
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.
Regenerate Thumbnails Allows you to regenerate your thumbnails after changing the thumbnail sizes.
External Links The external links plugin for WordPress lets you process outgoing links differently from internal links.
Simple Lightbox The highly customizable lightbox for WordPress
TinyMCE Advanced Enables the advanced features of TinyMCE, the WordPress WYSIWYG editor.
WP Tiles Add beautiful, fully customizable post tiles or tiled galleries anywhere on your WordPress site easily with WP Tiles.
Google Authenticator Google Authenticator for your WordPress blog.
List category posts List Category Posts allows you to list posts by category in a post/page using the shortcode. This shortcode accepts a category name or id, t
Menu Icons Spice up your navigation menus with pretty icons, easily.
Raw HTML Lets you use raw HTML or any other code in your posts. You can also disable smart quotes and other automatic formatting on a per-post basis.
Scroll Back To Top This plugin will add a button that allows users to scroll smoothly to the top of the page.
TablePress Embed beautiful and feature-rich tables into your posts and pages, without having to write code.
Widget Context Show or hide widgets on specific posts, pages or sections of your site.
Widget Icon Enhance your website with 640+ icons designed for Twitter Bootstrap. Just select an icon and display it in any widget on your WordPress site.
WP Attachments Light and powerful solution to manage and show your WordPress files.
AG Custom Admin All-in-one tool for admin panel customization. Change almost everything: admin menu, dashboard, login page, admin bar etc. Apply admin panel themes.
Breadcrumb NavXT Adds breadcrumb navigation showing the visitor’s path to their current location.
External Database Authentication Reloaded A plugin that allows the use of an external database (MySQL, PostgreSQL, MSSQL, and more) for authentication into WordPress.
Print Friendly and PDF Button The #1 Print and PDF button for your WordPress site. Printer Friendly pages without coding, css, or print.css. Fast, easy, and professional.
qTranslate X Adds user-friendly multilingual content management and translation support. It is an up-to-date fork of qTranslate with many additional features.
User Role Editor User Role Editor WordPress plugin makes user roles and capabilities changing easy. Edit/add/delete WordPress user roles and capabilities.
WP last updated WP lastupdated lets you easily add a shortcode or widget to you site which tells your visitors when the last time your site was updated.
WYSIWYG Widgets / Widget Blocks Edit widget content using the default WordPress visual editor and media uploading functionality. Create widgets like you would create posts or pages.
WordPress Easy Custom Error Pages This plugin dynamically creates pages & page templates for the most common error codes/statuses and updates your HTACCESS file as required to work
Sidebar Login Easily add an ajax-enhanced login widget to your WordPress site sidebar.
Simple Membership Simple membership plugin adds membership functionality to your site. Protect members only content using content protection easily.
Slim Jetpack Slim version of Jetpack unlinked from WordPress.com 🙂 Supercharge your self-hosted wp site even you’re NOT WP.COM users.
WP Google Maps The easiest to use Google maps plugin! Create a custom Google map with high quality markers containing categories, descriptions, images and links.
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