My Top Plugins
The following plugins are on every site I create for myself and my clients.
Plugin Tutorials and Posts
Visit the Plugins archive page for my latest posts and video tutorials.
Most Recommended Plugins
Here you will find the plugins I use and recommend most to my clients. Some have reviews and/or video tutorials too. Most are free, some are premium, and some are my affiliate links, which is one way I support bringing all the great info on BlogAid to you free. I appreciate you using them.
Do you know of a plugin I need to check out? Contact me directly and tell me why.
Note to plugin developers – I’ll be happy to give your plugin an honest evaluation, and will only include it on this wall if it is top notch and a good fit for my readers, who trust me to tell them the truth.
◊ my top pick
◊ Antispam Bee – filters sans false positives
◊ TinyMCE Advanced – a better text editor, fully customizable
◊ Email Address Encoder – hides your published email address from spam bots
◊ No Longer in Directory – use it and delete it to find unsupported plugins
◊ WP-Optimize – safely cleans meta comments and post revisions from the database
◊ Executable PHP Widget – allows PHP code to be placed in a widget-ready area
◊ WishList Member – comprehensive membership plugin, integrates with other services
◊ MemberPress – comprehensive membership plugin, integrates with other services
Get help setting up your member site
PDF & Print
◊ Blubrry PowerPress – creates proper iTunes support, multiple players, integrates with multiple storage services
◊ Login LockDown – prevents brute force attacks
Social Follow / Share
◊ Scriptless Social Sharing – not fancy, but super light, no share counts
◊ S3 Media Maestro – hides full path of videos stored on AS3, fully responsive and customizable premium player
» Fluid Video Embed – embed from YouTube and Vimeo. Auto resizes video on responsive themes.
» Advanced Responsive Video Embedder – embed from multiple hosts like YouTube and Vimeo. Auto resizes video on responsive themes.