Read this article first before choosing which plugin to use – 6 Questions to Ask Before You Install A WordPress Plugin by Jonathan Wold of http://sixrevisions.com. If you would like to install a plugin that is not listed here, email us at helpdesk@i.gov.ph so we can check the plugin for vulnerabilities/exploits.

questions to ask before installing a plugin

IMPORTANT: Always update your plugins to the latest version.

The list of approved WordPress plugins are categorized based on its function or category. Click the tab to show the short descriptions of the plugins.

1. WP Google Maps

Add your customized Google map to your WordPress posts and/or pages quickly and easily with the supplied shortcode. No fuss. No iFrames and super easy to use. Perfect for contact pages, coverage maps and any other use you can think of.

Download WP Google Maps


2. Custom Sidebars

Custom Sidebars allows you to create all the widgetized areas you need, your own custom sidebars, configure them adding widgets, and replace the default sidebars on the posts or pages you want in just few clicks.

Download Custom Sidebars


3. Content Aware Sidebars

These plugins makes your WordPress site more dynamic by controlling what content the sidebars can be displayed with.

Download Content Aware Sidebars


4. Image Widget

A simple image widget that uses the native WordPress media manager to add image widgets to your site.

Download Image Widget


5. WordPress PopUp

Features:

  • Display fancy pop ups to visitors network wide, per site, or on specific URLs
  • Hassle free interface
  • Extensive options for customizing who sees your pop overs
  • Includes optional hide a pop over forever
  • Ability to set the amount of itme that passess between when the user its your site and when the pop up displays

Click here to download WordPress PopUp and know more about the plugin.


6. The Events Calendar

The Events Calendar is a carefully crafted, extensible plugin that lets you easily share your events. Plug-N-Play and Highly Customizable The Events Calendar is built to work out of the box: it doesn’t use a shortcode (nor is one available). Just turn it on, configure the settings to match your needs and you’ll be making events within less than 5 minutes. Features of the Events Calendar

  • Rapidly create events
  • Save venues and organizes
  • Calendar month view with tooltips
  • List view
  • Event search
  • Google maps, etc.

Download Events Calendar and know more about this plugin.


7. Google Calendar Events

Parses Google Calendar feeds and displays the events as a calendar grid or list on a page, post or widget.

Download Google Calendar Events


8. Google Doc Embedder

Google Doc Embedder lets you embed several types of files into your WordPress pages using the Google Docs Viewer – allowing inline viewing (and optional downloading) of the following file types, with no Flash or PDF browser plug-ins required:

  • Adobe Acrobat – PDF
  • Microsoft Documents – DOC, DOCX, PPT, PPTX, XLS, XLSX
  • TIFF Images – TIF, TIFF
  • Apple Pages – PAGES
  • Adobe Documents – AI, PSD
  • Autidesk Autocad -DXF
  • Scalable Vector Graphics -SVG
  • PostScript -EPS/PS
  • OpenType/TrueType Fonts – OTF, TTF
  • XML Paper Specification – XPS
  • Archive Files – ZIP, RAR

Download Google Doc Embedder and know more about the plugin.


9. YOP Poll

YOP Poll plugin allows you to easily integrate a survey in your blog post/[age and to manage the polls from within your WP dashboard. Using this plugin, you can create polls to include both single or multiple answers, work with a wide variety of options and settings to decide how you wish to sort your poll information, how to manage the results, what details to display and what to keep private, whether you want to view the ttotal votes or the total voters, to set vote permissions, or to block voters.

Download YOP Poll and know more about the plugin.


10. Recent Posts Widget Extended

This plugin will enable a custom, flexible and super advanced recent posts widget. It also allows you to display a list of the most recent posts with thumbnail, excerpt and post date, also you can display it from all or specific or multiple category or tag.

Download Recent Posts Widget Plugin


11. ACF: Date and Time Picker

Adds a ‘Date and Time Picker’ field type for the Advanced Custom Fields WordPress plugin.

Download ACF: Date and Time Picker Plugin


12. ACF: Field Repeater

Adds a ‘Date and Time Picker’ field type for the Advanced Custom Fields WordPress plugin.

Download


13. Auto Submenu

By default, WordPress can only automatically add new top-level pages to your custom menu. With this plugin, new child pages will also be automatically added to your custom menu.

Download Auto Submenu


14. BreadCrumb NavXT

Adds a breadcrumb navigation showing the visitor’s path to their current location.

Download BreadCrumb NavXT


15. Breadcrumb NavXT 5.0 Migration Compatibility Layer

Adds a breadcrumb navigation showing the visitor’s path to their current location.

Download Breadcrumb NavXT 5.0 Migration Compatibility Layer


16. Quick Page/Post Redirect Plugin

This plugin adds adds an option box to the edit section where you can specify the redirect location and type of redirect that you want, temporary, permanent, or meta. See below for additional features added.

Download Quick Page/Post Redirect Plugin


17. Shortcodes Ultimate

WordPress plugin that provides mega pack of shortcodes.<

Download Shortcodes Ultimate


18. WP-PageNavi

This plugin provides the wp_pagenavi() template tag which generates fancy pagination links. It adds more advanced paging navigation to your WordPress blog.

Download WP-PageNavi


19. JPages Pagination

jPages for WordPress integrates the cool pagination for gallery,comments,table.

Download JPages pagination


20. Advanced Custom Fields (ACF)

Solution for any wordpress website which needs more flexible data like other Content Management Systems. Features include: Visually create Fields, multiple input types (text, textarea, wysiwyg, image, file, page link, post object, relationship, select, checkbox, radio buttons, date picker, true / false, repeater, flexible content, gallery)

Download Advanced Custom Fields (ACF) Plugin


21. Smart Slider 3

Responsive WordPress slider plugin to create beautiful sliders in the next generation visual editor

Download Smart Slider 3 Plugin


22. Awesome Weather Widget

Beautiful weather widgets for your beautiful site.

Download Awesome Weather Widget Plugin


23. Category Posts Widget

Adds a widget that shows the most recent posts from a single category.

Download Category Posts Widget


24. CPO Shortcodes

CPO Shortcodes is a complete shortcode pack that gives you extreme flexibility for designing high-quality content.

Download CPO Shortcodes Plugin


25. Custom Content Type Manager

Create custom fields for dropdowns, images, and more! This plugin gives WordPress true CMS functionality. Security note: Even though this plugin have already been assessed, the generated template for each custom content type must undergo security assessment.

Download Custom Content Type Manager Plugin


26. Accordion Shortcode

Accordion Shortcodes is a simple plugin that adds a few shortcodes for adding accordion drop-downs to your pages.
The accordions should blend seamlessly with your theme. However, you may want to be able to edit your themes main stylesheet in order to add some custom styling (CSS).

Download Accordion Shortcode Plugin


27. Animate It!

Add cool CSS3 animations to your content.

Download Animate It! Plugin


28. Category Order and Taxonomy Terms Order

Order Categories and all custom taxonomies terms (hierarchically) and child terms using a Drag and Drop Sortable javascript capability.

Download Category Order and Taxonomy Terms Order Plugin


29. Custom Post Type UI

Admin UI for creating custom post types and custom taxonomies in WordPress.

Download Custom Post Type UI Plugin


30. Disable Comments

Allows administrators to globally disable comments on their site. Comments can be disabled according to post type.

Download Disable Comments Plugin


31. Ditty News Ticker

Ditty News Ticker is a multi-functional data display plugin. Easily add custom news tickers to your site either through shortcodes, direct functions, or in a custom Ditty News Ticker Widget.

Download Ditty News Ticker Plugin

32. Document Attachment Widget

Document attachment is a sidebar widget, which will display a filtered, sorted and ordered list of all related items linked to current post or page. This sidebar widget is not just limited to the sidebar of your site. By using the and added the [document-list-attachments] shortcode to a post or page the widget will then display the list of linked attachments within the documents content area.

Download Document Attachment Widget Plugin


33. Duplicate Post

This plugin allows to clone a post or page, or edit it as a new draft.

Download Duplicate Post Plugin


34. Easy FancyBox

Easily enable the FancyBox jQuery extension on just about all media links. Multi-Site compatible. Supports iFrame and Flash movies.

Download Easy FancyBox Plugin


35. Easy Responsive Tabs

Easy Responsive Tabs is bootstrap 3.0 compatible plugin which add icons to wordpress editor (tinyMCE Shortcode Buttons) and one can add bootstrap style responsive tabs to their website just by clicking on tinyMCE editor icon.

Download Easy Responsive Tabs Plugin


36. Event List Calendar

Adds an Events section to the admin which allows you to post events and display them in an ajax powered calendar or a simple list of upcoming events.

Download Event List Calendar Plugin


37. Ultimate FAQ Plugin

FAQ plugin that lets you easily create, order and publicize FAQs, insert 3 styles of FAQs on a page or WooCommerce product, and use AJAX FAQ search us.

Download Ultimate FAQ Plugin


38. Feature A Page Widget

Feature A Page Widget aims to provide a “just works” solution for showcasing a Page in any sidebar. It leverages Core WordPress features, a simple set of options with a thought-through UI including three widget layouts.

Download Feature A Page Widget Plugin


39. Google Analytics Dashboard for WP

Displays Google Analytics reports in your WordPress Dashboard. Inserts the latest Google Analytics tracking code in your pages.

Download Google Analytics Dashboard for WP plugin


40. Mooberry Book Manager

An easy-to-use system for authors. Add your new book to your site in minutes, including links for purchase or download, sidebar widgets, and more.

Download Mooberry Book Manager plugin


41. Newsletter

Add a real newsletter system to your blog. For free. With unlimited newsletters and subscribers.

Download Newsletter plugin


42. Page Builder by SiteOrigin

Build responsive page layouts using the widgets you know and love using this simple drag and drop page builder.

Download Page Builder by SiteOrigin plugin


43. Simple Download Monitor

Easily manage downloadable files and monitor downloads of your digital files from your WordPress site.

Download Simple Download Monitor plugin


44. Simple Image Widget

A simple widget that makes it a breeze to add images to your sidebars.

Download Simple Image Widget plugin


45. SiteOrigin Widgets Bundle

A collection of all widgets, neatly bundled into a single plugin. It’s also a framework to code your own widgets on top of.

Download SiteOrigin Widgets Bundle plugin


46. TablePress

Embed beautiful and feature-rich tables into your posts and pages, without having to write code.

Download TablePress plugin


47. TinyMCE Advanced

Enables the advanced features of TinyMCE, the WordPress WYSIWYG editor.

Download TinyMCE Advanced plugin


48. Vanilla PDF Embed

Embeds PDFs in your pages and posts, without using JS.

Download Vanilla PDF Embed plugin


49. Widget Content Blocks

Edit widget content using the default WordPress visual editor and media uploading functionality. Create widgets like you would create posts or pages.

Download Widget Content Blocks plugin


50.Widget Importer & Exporter

Widget Importer & Exporter is useful for moving widgets from one WordPress site to another, backing up widgets and for theme developers to provide users with sample widgets.

Download Widget Importer & Exporter plugin


51. WordPress Popular Posts

It is a highly customizable widget that displays the most popular posts on your blog.

Download WordPress Popular Posts plugin


52. WP Add Custom CSS

Add custom css to the whole website and to specific posts and pages.

Download WP Add Custom CSS plugin


53. WP Embed Facebook

Embed any public Facebook video, page, comment, event, album, photo, profile. Add Facebook comments to all your site or embed any Social Plugin.

Download WP Embed Facebook plugin


54. WP FullPage

Change your WordPress website to a Fullscreen Scrolling one using fullPage.js

Download WP FullPage plugin


55. WP Hide Post

This plugin excels in giving you full control over the visibility of your a post. By default, any post you add to your WordPress blog will become the topmost post, and will show up immediately on the front page in the first position, and similarly in category/tag/archive pages. Sometimes, you want to create a “low-profile” addition to your blog that doesn’t belong on the front page, or maybe you don’t want it to show up anywhere else in your blog except when you explicitly link to it. This plugin allows you to create such “hidden gems”.

Download WP Hide Post plugin


56. WP Sitemap Page

An easy way to add a sitemap on one of your pages becomes reality thanks to this WordPress plugin. Just use the shortcode on any of your pages. This will automatically generate a sitemap of all your pages and posts.

Download WP Sitemap Page plugin


57. WP-Pagenavi

This plugin provides the wp_pagenavi() template tag which generates fancy pagination links. It adds more advanced paging navigation to your WordPress blog.

Download WP-Pagenavi plugin


58. Google Forms by Mike Walsh

Fetches a published Google Form using a WordPress custom post or shortcode, removes the Gooogle wrapper HTML and then renders it as an HTML form embedded in your blog post or page.

Download Google Forms plugin


59. Advance excerpt

This plugin adds several improvements to WordPress’ default way of creating excerpts.

  1. Keeps HTML markup in the excerpt (and you get to choose which tags are included)
  2. Trims the excerpt to a given length using either character count or word count
  3. Only the ‘real’ text is counted (HTML is ignored but kept)
  4. Customizes the excerpt length and the ellipsis character that are used
  5. Completes the last word or sentence in an excerpt (no weird cuts)
  6. Adds a read-more link to the text
  7. Ignores custom excerpts and use the generated one instead
  8. Theme developers can use the_advanced_excerpt() for even more control (see the FAQ)

Download Advance excerpt plugin


60. Use Google Libraries

A number of the javascript libraries distributed with WordPress are also hosted on Google’s AJAX Libraries API. This plugin allows your WordPress site to use the content distribution network side of Google’s AJAX Library API, rather than serving these files from your WordPress install directly.

Download Use Google Libraries plugin


1. Edit Flow

Edit Flow empowers you to collaborate with your editorial team inside WordPress. The plugin is modular so you can customize it to your needs:

  • Calendar – A convenient month-by-month look at your content
  • Custom Statuses – Define the key stages to your workflow
  • Editorial Comments – Threaded commenting in the admin for private discussion between writers and editors
  • Editorial Metadata – Keep track of the important details
  • Notifications – Receive timely updates on the content you’re following
  • Story Budget – View your upcoming contnet budget
  • User Groups – Keep your users organized by department or function

Click here to download Edit Flow and know more about the plugin. Visit the Eidt Flow website.


2. Editorial Calendar

Did you remember to write a post for next Tuesday? What about the Tuesday after that? WordPress doesn’t make it easy to see when your posts are scheduled. The editorial calendar gives you an overview of your blog and when each post will be published. You can drag and drop to move posts, edit posts right in the calendar, and manage your entire blog.

Click here to download Editorial Calendar and know more about the plugin.

1. Photospace Plugin

The Photospace plugin takes advantage of the built in features of WP by automatically appying the plugin to the default gallery short code. It allows you to upload multiple images at once, easily order images via drag and drop, add a title, caption and description, and modify thumbnail numbers, sizes, shapes, sizes of the images, and width of the gallery columns.

Click here to download Photospace Gallery and find out more about this plugin.


2. NextGEN Gallery

NextGEN Gallery provides a powerful engine for uploading and managing galleries of images, with the ability to batch upload, import meta data, add/delete/rearrange/sort images, edit thumbnails, group galleries into albums, and more. It also provides two front-end display styles (slideshows and thumbnail galleries), both of which come with a wide array of options for controlling size, style, timing, transitions, controls, lightbox effects, and more.

Click here to download NextGEN Gallery and find out more about this plugin.


3. WP Photo Album Plus

This plugin is designed to easily manage and display your photo albums and slideshows within your WordPress site.

Click here to download WP Photo Album Plus and find out more about this plugin.


4. Image Pro

Upload, resize, add, change images instantly. Manage your media collection with ease and use it for any post or page. Image Pro simplifies the WordPress image upload, resize and management. Using ImagePro, you can:

  • upload of multiple files directly from your desktop
  • perform smooth image resize (a perfect resize is created based on your resized picture in the editor)
  • easily manage the media collection (search, filter by file type)
  • drag and drop any image to the post and have it resized the way you want

Click here to download Image Pro and know more about the plugin.


5. ACF: Gallery Field

The Gallery field creates a simple and intuitive interface for managing a collection of images. The interface features 2 different views for clients to better manage the data:

Grid: a tiled view of all images – easy to reorder and scan large quantities
List: a table like view showing the image’s data – easy to find / edit titles, captions, etc

Click here to download ACF: Gallery Field and know more about the plugin.


6. Carousel Horizontal Posts Content Slider

A idersimple horizontal posts content slider plugin.

Click here to download Carousel Horizontal Posts Content Slider and know more about the plugin.


7. Flickr Photostream

Just your beautiful Flickr photos. In a Justified Grid.

Click here to download Flickr Photostream and know more about the plugin.


8. Photo Gallery

Photo Gallery is an advanced plugin with a list of tools and options for adding and editing images for different views. It is fully responsive.

Click here to download Photo Gallery and know more about the plugin.


1. Ninja Forms

Ninja Forms is the ultimate FREE form creation solution for WordPress. Build WordPress Forms within minutes using Ninja Forms powerful forms creation page. It allows you to easily and quickly design complex forms through a drag and drop interface and absolutely no code. But for you developers it has a ton of hooks and filters so you can do absolutely anything with this powerful form building framework.

Click here to download Ninja Forms and to know more about the plugin.


2. Contact Form 7

Features: supports mulitple contact forms, flexible customization of forms and mail contents, supports Ajax-powered submissions, CAPTCHA, and spam filtering, among others.

Download Contact Form 7 and Contact Form 7 Documentation


3. Save Contact Form 7

Save Contact Form 7 data. Sort, search & export it in CSV+PDF. Best UI. Fully tested with WP 4.5.3 + CF7 4.4.2 & Totally Supported.

Download Save Contact Form 7


4. Visual Form Builder

A plugin that allows you to build and manage all kinds of forms for your website in a single place. Building a fully functional contact form takes only a few minutes and you don’t have to write one bit of PHP, CSS, or HTML!

Download Visual Form Builder


1. Better WordPress Google XML Sitemaps

With BWP GXS you will no longer have to worry about the time it takes for a sitemap to be generated. This plugin is fast, consumes much less resource and can be extended via your very own modules .

Download Better WordPress Google XML Sitemaps


2. W3 Total Cache

W3 Total Cache improves the user experience of your site by increasing server performance, reducing the download times and providing transparent content delivery network (CDN) integration.

Download W3 Total Cache


3. WP Super Cache

WP Super Cache is a plugin that generates static html files for your dynamic WordPress site.

Download WP Super Cache


4. Advanced Lazy Load

Advanced lazy load is aiming to speed up your website powered by WordPress. It delays loading of images in (long) web pages. Images outside of viewport (visible part of web page) wont be loaded before user scrolls to them.

Click here to download Advanced Lazy Load and know more about the plugin.


5. BJ Lazy Load

This plugin replaces all your post images, post thumbnails, gravatar images and content iframes with a placeholder and loads the content as it gets close to enter the browser window when the visitor scrolls the page. You can also lazy load other images and iframes in your theme, by using a simple function.

Click here to download BJ Lazy Load and know more about the plugin.


6. WordPress SEO by Yoast

* Real-time activity log, server latency, heatmaps, email reports, export data to Excel,
* compatible with W3 Total Cache, WP SuperCache and most caching plugins
* accurate IP geolocation, browser and platform detection (courtesy of MaxMind and Browscap)
* World Map that works on your mobile device, too (courtesy of amMap).
* must download the latest version 1.7.4 (v1.7.3 below has possible CSRF and blind SQL injection vulnerabilities.)

Click here to download WordPress SEO and know more about the plugin.

1. UpdraftPlus

UpdraftPlus simplifies backup and restoration with a single click. Backups of files and databases can have separate schedules. More of the features is detailed below:

  • Supports WP backups to Amazon S3, Dropbox, Google Drive, Google Cloud Storage, and many more
  • Quick restore for files and database backups
  • Back up automatically on a repeating schedule
  • Failed uploads are automatically resumed/retried
  • Select which files to backup and which components of a backup to restore

Click here to download UpdraftPlus and find out more about the plugin.


2. BackUpWordPress

BackUpWordPress will back up your entire site including your database and all your files on a schedule that suits you. Features

  • Super simple to use, no setup required
  • Works in shared host environments
  • Manage multiple schedules
  • Option to have each backup file emailed to you
  • Option to exclude files and folders form your backups

Click here to download BackUpWordPress and find out more about the plugin.

1. WP Embed Facebook

Embed any public Facebook video, page, comment, event, album, photo, profile. Add Facebook comments to all your site or embed any Social Plugin.

Download Facebook Plugin


2. Simple Facebook Plugin

This simple Facebook plugin enables Facebook owners to attract and gain “likes” from their own WordPress sites.

Download Simple Facebook Plugin


3. AddToAny Share Button

This WordPress sharing plugin helps you share, bookmark, and email your posts and pages using any service, such as Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Google, Reddit, Tumblr, StumbleUpon, LinkedIn, and well over 100 more sharing and social bookmarking sites.3rd party buttons include the Facebook Like Button, Twitter Tweet Button, Pinterest Pin It Button, Google+ Share Button and Google +1 Button.


4. Share Buttons by AddThis

Get more traffic back to your site by installing the AddThis WordPress plugin. With AddThis, your users can promote your content by sharing to over 330 of the most popular social networking and bookmarking sites (like Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Google+ and LinkedIn). Share Buttons by AddThis also support address bar sharing in modern browsers. Sharing buttons are small, unobtrusive, quick to load and recognized all over the web. Click here to download Share Buttons by AddThis and know more about the plugin.

5. Lightweight Social Icons

lightweight social icon widget which lets you display your favorite social profile icons.

Download Lightweight Social Icons and know more about the plugin


6. OSD Social Media Sharing

OSD Social Media Sharing is extremely light weight and does not require external libraries to share your WordPress content on social media sites.

Download OSD Social Media Sharing and know more about the plugin


1. WP Construction Mode

Set the entire website or specific page under construction or maintenance. The administrator can still view the site, perfect for developing new websites or pages.

Download WP Construction Mode


2. Akismet

Akismet is a spam filtering service that is automatically shipped with every WordPress package. It checks your comments against the Akismet web service to see if they look like spam or not and lets your review the spam it catches under your webiste’s “Comments” admin screen.


3. Block Bad Queries

Block Bad Queries (BBQ) is a simple script that protects your website against malicious URL requests.


4. WordPress File Monitor Plus

This plugin continuously monitors your WordPress site for added/deleted/changed files. When a change is detected, it will send you an email alert. In case you didn’t receive the email, you’ll also receive alerts within the WordPress admin area. Its main features include:

  • Ability to monitor files for changes based on file hash, time stamp and/or file size
  • Ability to exclude files and directories from scan (for instance if you use a caching system that stores its files within the monitored zone)
  • Site URL included in notification email in case plugin is in use on multiple sites
  • Ability to run the file checking via an external cron so not to slow down visits to your website and to give greater flexibility over scheduling
  • Ability to set file extension to be ignored or only scanned

Download WordPress File Monitor Plus and know more about the plugin.


5. Wordfence Security

Wordfence Security is a plugin that scans core files, themes and plugins against WordPress.org repository versions to check their integrity. The plugin continuously scans for malware and phishing URLs, including all URLs on the Google Safe Browsing List. It checks all your comments, posts and files to find security threats. Wordfence is also multisite-compatible and you can run the security scan for every blog on your network with one click. You can also elect to repair tampered files automatically. In addition to scanning files for integrity, the plugin also provides a host of other security features to help keep your site safe from compromise. Some of the highlights include:

  • Monitors disk space
  • Ability to implement Two Factor Authentication
  • Option to enforce strong passwords for your administrators, publishers and users
  • Includes a firewall to block common security threats like fake Googlebots, malicious scans from hackers and botnets
  • Scans for old versions of timthumb script

Download Wordfence Security and know more about the plugin Visit the Wordfence site


6. Sucuri Security – Auditing, Malware Scanner and Security Hardening

This plugin is able to detect various types of malware, SPAM injections, website errors, disabled sites, database connection issues, code anomalies and much more. In addition to its detection features, the Sucuri scanner is also able to automatically perform a number of measures to harden your WordPress install, including:

  • Verify WP version
  • Protect uploads directory
  • Restrict wp-content access
  • Restrict wp-includes access
  • Verify PHP version
  • Disable the theme and plugin editors
  • Scall all WP core files for changes

Download Security Security or visit the Sucuri website


7. BulletProof Security

This plugin offers website security protection, including:

  • htaccess Core Website Security
  • Login Security & Monitoring Website Security
  • Website Performance Optimization
  • Front-end/Back-end Maintenance Mode
  • Security Log File Automation
  • No manual configuration required
  • Brute Force Login Protection
  • Speed boost cache
  • Hotlink protection
  • Author ID / Username bot probe protection code

Download BulletProof Security and know more about the plugin


8. Login Security Solution

This plugin offers a simple way to lock down login security for multisite and regular WordPress installations.

  • Blocks brute force and dictionary attacks without inconveniencing legitimate users or administrators
  • Thoroughly examines and enforces password strength. Includes full UTF-8 character set support if PHP’s mbstring extension is enabled.

Download Login Security Solution and know more about the plugin


9. Plugin Vulnerabilities

Alerts when installed plugins contain known security vulnerabilities. Also lists vulnerabilities that exist in other versions of installed plugins.

Download Plugin Vulnerabilities and know more about the plugin


10. WordPress Importer

Import posts, pages, comments, custom fields, categories, tags and more from a WordPress export file.

Download WordPress Importer and know more about the plugin


11. WP SlimStat

* Write better content with WordPress SEO using the snippet preview you can see a rendering of what your post or page will look like in the search results, whether your title is too long or too short and your meta description makes sense in the context of a search result. This way the plugin will help you not only increase rankings but also increase the click through for organic search results.

* It must be on the latest version 3.9.8.2 (v3.9.5 below has blind SQL injection vulnerabilities)
Download WP SlimStat and know more about the plugins and know more about the plugin


12. 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.

Download Really Simple CAPTCHA and know more about the plugin


13. Remove Dashboard Access

Allows you to disable Dashboard access for users of a specific role or capability. Disallowed users are redirected to a chosen URL.

Download Remove Dashboard Access and know more about the plugin


14. WP Maintenance Mode

Add a maintenance page to your blog that lets visitors know your blog is down for maintenance, or add a coming soon page for a new website. User with admin rights gets full access to the blog including the front end.

Activate the plugin and your blog is in maintenance-mode, works and only registered users with enough rights can see the front end. You can use a date with a countdown timer for visitor information or set a value and unit for information.

Download WP Maintenance Mode and know more about the plugin


1. Easy WP SMTP

Easy WP SMTP allows you to configure and send all outgoing emails via a SMTP server. This will prevent your emails from going into the junk/spam folder of the recipients.

Download Easy WP SMTP and know more about the plugin


2. WP Mail SMTP

This plugin reconfigures the wp_mail() function to use SMTP instead of mail() and creates an options page that allows you to specify various options.

Download WP Mail SMTP and know more about the plugin


1. Google Analytics

Google Analytics is a service offered by Google that generates detailed statistics about a website’s traffic and traffic sources. The basic service is free of charge.


2. Disqus

Disqus is a blog comment hosting service for websites and online communities that uses a networked platform.

Visit the Disqus site.


3. jQuery UI Widget

Simple, flexible, and powerful way to add jQuery UI widgets to your site posts, pages, or widgets.

Download jQuery UI Widget and know more about the plugin


For additional security of the websites using WordPress GWT, we blacklisted or disallowed plugins which may cause data loss, data breach, and defacement imminent.

1. TimThumb


2. Revslider


3. GravityForms


4. Live Blogging Plus

*WordPress unsupported plugin


5. Simple Google Docs Viewer

*WordPress outdated plugin


6. Facebook

*WordPress outdated plugin


We have yet to find an alternative that have the same functionality but you may refer to our approved list of plugins or email us at helpdesk@i.gov.ph so we can check your suggestion for vulnerabilities/exploits.