Over at ProBlogger, Darren Rowse asked his community, “What are your favourite FREE WordPress Plugins?”
With more time than sense on my hands, I compiled a list of the 183 unique WordPress Plugins which commenters mentioned:
The Top 10
|Plugin name||Number of mentions|
|All in One SEO Pack||31|
|Google XML Sitemaps||26|
|Yet Another Related Posts Plugin (YAFPP)||16|
|WPtouch iPhone Theme||12|
|Broken Link Checker||11|
|WP Super Cache||10|
|Contact Form 7||9|
How I totaled it up.
Pasted the comments into an Excel spreadsheet, and removed all the non-recommendations.
Then I matched the plugin name to the plugin home page (mostly the WordPress plugin sites).
Next I tidied up the various spellings people used.
Finally, I did a pivot table in Excel, and here we are.
The other 173