This is the sixth of my yearly roundup of What’s New for Designers & Developers for 2019, in this roundup, I will be focusing on showing you what some of the best WordPress plugins that been released during this year were.
I want to mention that not every plugins for WordPress been featured in each of my roundups will be featured in today’s post, as I feel that this list could be enormous.
So for your peace of reading pleasure, I will be splitting up the best of these plugins into month of release.
So lets get in to it.
WP Performance is a performance plugin that aims to make that “speed up” process a bit simpler by adding a variety of performance tweaks to your WordPress site. This plugin generates static HTML files from your dynamic content, and it uses mod_rewrite to load cache files which is the fastest method.
The powerful and elegant radio player with history support which will play ShoutCast and IceCast streams.
BigCommerce for WordPress is a plugin that allows you to scale ecommerce further than ever before on WordPress. Scale your business with WordPress on the front-end and free up server resources from things like catalog management, processing payments, managing fulfillment logistics and more with BigCommerce on the back end.
A Simple and Lightweight WordPress Option Framework. Built in Object Oriented Programming paradigm with high number of custom fields and tons of options. Allows you to bring custom admin, metabox, taxonomy and customize settings to all of your pages, posts and categories. It’s highly modern and advanced framework.
WooCommerce Regions Pack adds the missing states / provinces / regions for ALL countries in WooCommerce (e.g. United Kingdom, Russia, France, Poland, Portugal, Netherlands etc.). This is ideal if you’re setting up shipping zones per region and for streamlining the checkout process for your customers.
WP Fly Menu is a off-canvas menu plugin that makes use of the default WordPress menu function to create menus. You can add additional elements to the default menu items such as menu icons, menu taglines (short description), a pseudo grouping header and a long description.
We have provided you with a WYSIWYG editor for your long description, so you can add almost anything here including shortcodes. Add header content and footer content to the menu or replace the entire menu with just quick information on the fly.
LockDown WP is a plugin to help secure your WordPress installation from unauthorized changes.
With this tiny plugin you can add a preview to internal linked pages or posts.
Qubely is a full-fledged Gutenberg toolkit with plenty of predefined sections and modern layout packs to create beautiful pages and posts on the Gutenberg editor. It offers a whole new experience that minimizes all limitations of the Gutenberg editor and opens unlimited possibilities to create any simple to complex content on a WordPress website.
LatePoint is a simple and intuitive appointment booking plugin that is focused on your customers, making it incredibly simple to schedule an appointment with just a couple of clicks.
SSL Zen helps you get a free Domain-Validated SSL certificate from Lets Encrypt, and install it via this plugin. Finally, with a single click, you can redirect web-traffic from HTTP to HTTPS and get a shiny padlock on your website.
This WordPress Plugin allows you to disable Text and Images Copying, Right Click and Keyboard Keys on your WordPress sites. You can disable some of these features or all of them at once. This plugin is particularly useful if you want to protect your images from being downloaded and your text from being copied.
LivePreview is used to manage, switch between your digital products like WordPress themes, HTML templates, HTML5 games and etc. The plugin includes a responsive test tool, switch panel with thumbnails of the products, buttons for different actions (buy, iframe close). You can customize it by changing the style file (css or less).
This plugin generates static html files from your dynamic content, and it uses mod_rewrite to load cache files which is the fastest method.
Static Pages allows you to publish any static page on a WordPress website with any URL in a matter of seconds. And it is perfect for SEO. Do you want to improve sales by adding a beautiful landing page for your existing shop? Then Static Pages is for you.
Price: $49.00 per year
Amazing Search is a WordPress plugin that gives you Amazon product search facility via an widget and shortcode for content with your affiliate link. It has a lot of customization option that you will surprise how easy to put an Amazon affiliate link in Amazon product search. Amazing Search follows all the rules and guidelines of Amazon, so you will never get an unwanted ban from Amazon.
ACL links your content in auto-pilot, providing automatically internal or external link building solution with no efforts.Once enabled, it generates links in auto pilot. You don’t have to insert any links in your post editor anymore!It can be configured in order to link your post’s content with internal links (ie tags/categories) and external links (ie custom links).
WP Job Openings PRO is an add-on plugin with a pack of features that makes WP Job Openings a powerful recruitment tool.The plugin helps to reduce the time spent on administrative tasks while hiring, keep track of all applicants, resumes and notes. Engage your candidates more in the process by sending notifications such as welcome and rejection emails.
A collection of free premium quality addons or elements for WPBakery Page builder previously know as Visual Composer page builder.It features professional looking, easy to use yet highly functional elements that can be used in a WPBakery (Visual Composer) page builder.
Boost conversion with appealing form experiences, built, styled and deployed from inside your WordPress Admin, using the powerful Tripetto plugin with its visual editor and lightning fast form engine.
Webtotem Security – is a plugin for WordPress that prevents hacking and attacks on a website. To use the extension, you will need to register (then confirm the email) or log in with an account account in WebTotem Securiy.
Bookme Pro is a powerful easy-to-use and easy-to-manage free booking and scheduling tool for service providers who think about their customers. Bookme Pro supports a wide range of services provided by business, individuals (like institute, clinic, spas and more) who offer reservations through websites. With this employee scheduling software, you can set up any reservation online quickly, pleasantly and easily.
With Bookme Pro you can manage your online appointments 24/7. You can start your business easily with the free version of Bookme Pro. And if you want more advanced features than this free version then you can check the Bookme Pro full version here
WP JobQuest plugin provides a straightforward way to highlight jobs/ recruitment options on your website, working on any type of website. Navigate through our interactive search bar, filter jobs by our various categories and apply. Admin can easily navigate through advanced applicant/ candidate grouping.
Nova Blocks is a collection of distinctive Gutenberg blocks, committed to making your site shine like a newborn star. It is taking a design-driven approach to help you made the right decisions and showcase your content in the best shape.
Tip Jar WP is made for creators, artists, teachers, service providers, and more. It gives an extremely simple and affordable way to accept tips on your WordPress website. On the cutting edge of payment technologies through the power of Stripe, you can accept Apple Pay, Google Pay, standard credit cards, and more with a beautiful and responsively designed payment form.
Themekit Options Panel is an extendable WordPress options panel, it’s productivity oriented and packed with all the components and features required in the modern WordPress themes and websites.
DocCreate is intuitive and straightforward to use WordPress documentation generation plugin. The plugin makes excellent use of WordPress’ default posts and category functionality in building a book-like documentation structure that is easy to follow and better yet easy to manage.
Fast Login is making it easy to signup or login to WordPress. Existing users can login to your website with Fast Login without passwords,which provides a stellar user experience, decreases abandonment and increase retention. Fast Login also enables new users to create a new account with just their email address without the need for passwords.
Take your WordPress form management to the next level by Git-ifying and syncing your forms across local, staging, and production environments. Simply update forms locally, push the updated JSON files (e.g. via Git), and sync your forms.
Price: From $39.00
Employee And HR Manager Plugin for manage employee profiles, attendance, leaves and announcements.
Flying Pages preload pages before the user click on it, making them load instantly
WunderWP makes it possible to apply preset styling to your Elementor widgets. Save time using its readymade styles to quickly beautify your raw Elementor widgets.
Booknetic is an appointment booking system for WordPress sites. With Booknetic Tools, you will 100% automate your business. With this plugin you will save you from redundant resources, time-wasting and other risks, your customer base will be collected and your business will be open 7/24 to your customers.
It comes with customisable templates, form-builder, multiple category level, and other settings, you can fully customise your booking system to your business.
WT Security is a plugin for WordPress that prevents hacking and attacks on a website. To use the extension, you will need to register (then confirm the email) or log in with an account account in WT Securiy.
Potter Kit adds custom blocks and options to extend Gutenberg’s editing capabilities so you can create custom layouts and more engaging content.
WooSmart plugin is an Extension of WooCommerce to Showcase Products in attractive way in anywhere of your web-pages. More than fifteen smart layouts available to use and each layout has its own settings to let you customize as your needs.
WP Jet Player for WordPress enables you to publish videos on your posts, pages and widgets using the user friendly video player on the web. Take complete control of your player, from branding to size and dimensions.
With Master Addons for Elementor, you get a wide range of elements that make your ordinary-looking website into something inter actable, visually appealing and a lot more reader-friendly.