Due to wordpress plugins, wordpress became so much powerful and successful CMS in the world. So we collected 15 Top most popular wordpress plugins which are downloaded most in the world.

In last few years wordpress become most popular CMS in the world. WordPress has great support of wordpress plugins which are free.
Many people many types of wordpress plugins as per their use.

most popular wordpress plugins

most popular wordpress plugins
most popular wordpress plugins

Here I am going to give you the list of most popular wordpress plugins which are downloaded millions times.
I recommend if you hosted your website with wordpress you must use following wordpress plugins.


Akismet checks your comments against the Akismet web service to see if they look like spam or not.
This Plugins is downloaded 8,477,963 times.

All in One SEO Pack

Automatically optimizes your WordPress blog for Search Engines (Search Engine Optimization).
This Plugins is downloaded 5,291,396 times.

Google XML Sitemaps

This plugin will generate a special XML sitemap which will help search engines to better index your blog.
This Plugins is downloaded 3,935,776 times.

WP Super Cache

A very fast caching engine for WordPress that produces static html files.
This Plugins is downloaded 94,084 times.

WPtouch iPhone Theme

WPtouch automatically transforms your WordPress blog into an iPhone application-style theme, complete with ajax loading articles and effects, when vie
This Plugins is donwloaded 876,885 times.

NextGEN Gallery

NextGEN Gallery is a full integrated Image Gallery plugin for WordPress with a Flash slideshow option.
This Plugins is downloaded 1,988,926 times.

Contact Form 7

Just another contact form plugin. Simple but flexible.
This Plugins is downloaded 2,021,419 times.

WordPress.com Stats

You can have simple, concise stats with no additional load on your server by plugging into WordPress.com’s stat system.
This Plugins is donwloaded 1,688,181 times.

Fast and Secure Contact Form

A super customizable contact form that lets your visitors send you email. Blocks all common spammer tactics. Spam is no longer a problem.
This Plugins is downloaded 343,069 times.

ourSTATS Widget

create a widget for the ourstats.de counter service
This Plugins is downloaded 80,348 times.

Post videos and photo galleries

Post your videos and photo galleries/flash slideshows easily and in seconds.
This Plugins is downloaded 326,804 times.

AddToAny: Share/Bookmark/Email Button

Help people share, bookmark, and email your posts & pages using any service, such as Facebook, Twitter, Google Buzz, Digg and many more.
This Plugins is downloaded 995,509 times.


Adds a more advanced paging navigation to your WordPress site.
This Plugins is downloaded 868,432 times.

Google Analyticator

Adds the necessary JavaScript code to enable Google Analytics. Includes widgets for Analytics data display.
This Plugins is downloaded 936,897 times.

WordPress Related Posts

WordPress Related Posts Plugin will generate a related posts via WordPress tags, and add the related posts to feed.
This Plugins is donwloaded 220,359 times.

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