Well, we purposefully named the topic as Some of the best WordPress plugins instead of Best WordPress plugins.
The reason behind is, it is not possible to know about all the WordPress plugins. There may be a very good plugins that has not been popularized somehow.
Please download them from WordPress official page. The reason we have not given any link to them is; when you will search in WordPress Plugin’s area, you will see other related plugins too. That might help you than linking directly.
- Akismet : This is an anti-spam system which is nearly the perfect, since it filters out almost all spams. Created by fantastic Ham making company named Automattic who has created the yummy thing named WordPress.
- All in One SEO Pack : One of the best plugin SEO to optimize your pages in WordPress with meta tags.
- Google XML Sitemaps : Create a sitemap for Google to index your blog faster.
- Platinum SEO Pack : Same as AIO with more features. We wrote review ago.
- Pagination: Inserts the 1, 2, 3 etc number or next, last first in archival pages (including home.
- Post Star Rating : Enable visitors to rate each post with stars.
- Share this : Create entry for social sites, below each post a link to send the post link in one click.
- Socialize : That what we are using below the post. Smarter than Share this.
- Syntax Highlighter : Different programming codes looks good plus have lot of features.
- SEO Smart Links : Create links to specific keywords that belongs to a tag or category of that blog; for Example, we typed sitemap above while writing about Google XML Sitemaps and it has been autolinked.
- Show Top Commentators : Displays the top commentators for a given period.
- TinyMCE Advanced : Collection of 15 plugins for optimization of content publishing.
- WPStats : Displays statistics about blog visits.
- WordPress Database Backup : Backs up the WordPress database.
- WordPress Mobile Edition : If you access from WordPress from a mobile device, this is very useful.
- WP Super Cache : Increases the speed of blog. We wrote several articles about page speed ago.
- WP-PostViews : Displays a count of how many times the post has been read.
- Yet Another Related Posts Plugin : Name is self explanatory, shows related posts below the posts / pages.