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Today’s it’s the last WordPress Wednesay of 2015 and it’s the time to take a look back at all of the WordPress Wednesday roundups to see what were some of the best plugins and themes that been produced through 2015..

Inside this roundup you will find what was some of the best WordPress Plugins & Themes that we’ve featured in our weekly WordPress Wednesday features, we have plugins and themes for everyone such as plugins that gives an intuitive drag and drop interface for managing pages, a plugin that provides you with a way you can set multiple columns , a few good plugins that modify the complete WordPress dashboard, some plugins that helps with security, SEO & plugins that helps you to create backups of your complete site.

and for anyone that wanting a pre built theme we have feature some of the best themes that been released in 2015, themes that suits bloggers, design agency or solo artists, online sellers using WooCommerce Plugin, to themes for people who are in the automotive industry or some one who wants a simplistic theme we have some themes you use and some that helps you to have a base and modify to your heart content.

Plugins – Free & Premium

Motion – Free

motion

Motion WordPress Plugin based on Motion UI by ZURB – a Sass library for creating CSS transitions and animations. Provide user friendly solution to beautiful CSS3 animations on WordPress Posts, Pages and Widgets.

eZee Hotel Booking Engine Plugin – Free

ezee-hotel-booking-engine-plugin-for-wordpress

eZee Online Booking Engine is an online booking system that’s provides a high-rate of converting lookers into bookers. This reservation system provides the ample tools that helps hoteliers increase their online exposure and drive up revenue.

This Online Booking Engine integrates seamlessly into the property website which gives the clients the ability to book reservations, packages, and offers straight from the website and now it’s even more accessible as you will find that this system has a WordPress plugin, allowing you to integrate this system into your hotel website which again giving your guests the ability to book directly.

Backup Guard – Free

backup-guard

Backup Guard is the most complete backup choice for WordPress. This plugin offer the easiest way to backup and restore your WordPress based website or blog. With it’s one click backup you can perform full or custom backups of your site with just one click.

It’s comes with a reliable restore if no backup is good if it cannot be restored. This plugin allows you to download/upload so you can download any of your existing backups whenever you want. Also, you are able to import backups by using our wizard or just copying the files to the specified folder.

Swifty Security Lite – Free

swift-security

Swift Security is an incredible WordPress security plugin, which turns your WordPress site into a secure, “bulletproof” website, without modification of any of your files or directory structure. The lite version of this plugin Hide the WordPress backend, and by default the plugin changes the ‘/wp-admin’ to ‘/administrator and will also setup a basic firewall which filters malicious requests (SQL injections, XSS attempts, file inclusion) in every GET requests, you can buy the

WappPress – Free

WappPress

Wapppress is an easy to use and affordable WordPress Plugin to create Android Apps for any existing WordPress Website. It does not require any coding skills, you can design and customise your app with your already developed WordPress skills. WappPress is the easiest and the most cost-efficient way to build a customized mobile app for any WordPress website. It has a preview screen where you can see how your Android App would look in real. It has very easy to use options. Its simple and user friendly.

AffiliateWP – Free

affiliatewp

The AffiliateWP plugin allows you to set a global referral rate which all affiliates share. For integrations that support per-product referral rates, affiliates can earn different commissions based on which product/s are purchased. This plugin will also allows you to set referral rates on a per-affiliate level which will override any per-product referral rate.

Ultimate Member – Free

Ultimate-Member

Ultimate Member is a powerful plugin that allows you to add beautiful user profiles to your site and create advanced online communities. The plugin enables users to sign up and become members of your site all from the front-end. With a focus on flexibility and simplicity creating a community and membership site with WordPress has never been so easy.

Customify – Free

Customify

With Customify, developers can easily create advanced theme-specific options inside the WordPress Customizer. Using those options, a user can make presentational changes without having to know or edit the theme code.

WSAnalytics – Free

WSAN

WSAnalytics is a very simple way to install Google Analytics and have all it’s feature under WordPress Admin area, WSAnalytics creates Google Analytics Dashboard helps to-do all implementation for Google Analytics.

 Australia Post WooCommerce Extension – Free

Australia-Post-WooCommerce-Extension

Australian Post WooCommerce Extension is a WordPress Plugin that integrate the Australian Post service, it will calculate the shipping cost and the delivery time for your customer.

FAQs Shortcode – Free

FAQs-Shortcode

FAQs Shortcode, is a shortcode generator which adds a neat frequently asked questions section to any of your pages. The functionality is built using native WordPress functions, which makes adding questions and answers as simple as adding a post or page.

AccessPress Custom CSS – Free

AccessPress-Custom-CSS

AccessPress Custom CSS is a plugin to add your own custom css to your site that will override plugins and theme’s default stylesheets. With this plugin you can put custom css code without editing your theme and/or your plugins files (really useful in case of any theme/plugin update). This is very easy to use plugin.

Lightweight Grid Columns – Free

Lightweight-Grid-Columns

Lightweight Grid Columns are super easy to use! Install and activate the plugin, then look for the columns icon within your TinyMCE toolbar (see screenshots). Specify your desired desktop, tablet and mobile widths of the columns, add your content and then insert your shortcode into your content.

 PeepSo – Free

PeepSo-Core

PeepSo.com is a super-light, free, social network plugin for WordPress that allows you to quickly and effortlessly add a social network or an online community, similar to Facebook right inside your WordPress site. You’ll get an activity stream, profiles, photo and video-sharing, location-sharing, moods, messages and so much more. Social network for WordPress – in one single click!

WP Emergency Room – Free

wp-emergency-room

The WP Emergency Room makes it easy for any webmaster or site owner to get help from curated WordPress support experts (directly from your dashboard) – for all your WP related fixes and tasks. Simply click the non-obtrusive WPER HELP button (seen in the top right of your dashboard), and ask us for help. This button will be accessible throughout your admin dashboard (all pages) so help is always just one click away. Support at your fingertips.

Visual Developer Custom CSS – Free

Visual-Developer-Custom-CSS

Visual Developer is just an awesome way to customise any WordPress powered website, by just using your imagination. Everything is in front of you, and you can reduce your development time by hours, and probablycustomise things you’ve never taught possible before.

SEO All In One Webmaster Tools – Free

SEO-All-In-One-Webmaster-Tools

SEO All In One Webmaster Tools is about complete website in-depth report, review and show advices to your site SEO issues to help your sites better SEO structure and rank higher in Google search position than your competitors.  The tools generate instant PDF SEO report your site as a reference and show to your clients for step by step SEO guide.

WPAdverts – Free

WPAdverts

WPAdverts is a light weight plugin which allows you to build beautiful classifieds site in just minutes. This plugin will work with any good & properly coded WordPress theme and you can use it on new or existing site. When building Adverts we are focusing on ease of use, WordPress compatibility and extensibility, the plugin core is small but this is not a demo according to the developer, this is a fully functional classifieds software with most crucial functionalities built-in.

Hero-Maps-Premium---Responsive-Google-Maps-Plugin

The Hero Maps Premium plugin allows for quick and easy Google Maps addition to your WordPress website. It offers extensive configuration options, the ability to aggregate all your markers in one map via Marker Geo Mashup, and provides a simple drag-and-drop interface for marker generation.

FaceAge

Face Age is a WordPress plugin that can transform your website into a ‘viral’ sensation as Face Age allows visitors to upload a picture or select one from the internet and then it will analyse their age, gender and race simply and quickly.

Material-WP

WordPress admin interface has been the same for ages. The version 3.8 of our beloved platform tried to bring a fresher design, but the basic idea remained the same. It’s time to bring something entirely new to the table: Material WP.  Every wonder how a Material Design version of the admin interface would look like? You now can get that look and feel right in your admin panel.

Nude-Image-Blocker-Wordpress-Plugin

The role of this plugin is to help WordPress administrator(s) / website owners to control and block images with explicit such as adult content. It can be described as a background running process which is activated on every image upload and/or comment posting. The plugin is highly customisable so, its scanning behaviour can be changed according to your needs.

themify-builder-drag-drop-wordpress-plugin

The Themify Builder is the most powerful and easy to use page builder for WordPress. Design any layout that you can imagine, bring it to life using the drag & drop interface, and watch it come to life right in front of your eyes with live preview. Drag, drop, select, and you’ve built beautiful pages – without any coding!

lmm-wordpress-responsive-mega-menu-based-on-bootstrap

Liquida Mega Menu is a WordPress plugin, based on Bootstrap 3.3, designed for both regular users and developers. The LMM Plugin has a simple and intuitive interface, integrated in the WP dashboard, allowing you to create and customize an unlimited amount of mega menus, without any programming skills. For developers who want to fully customize the plugin, LMM offers additional tools to integrate the menu into your WP theme, like advanced configuration options and hooks or custom CSS field.

Responsive-Timetable

Our timetable is fully responsive and features a clean and modern flat interface. Create timetables with events in 3 different scales using a live editor in the backend. Color events individually, per column or per timetable. Click on events to open a custom link, or a responsive event popup using a nice animation.

Show a full description in the event popup, as well as an image or YouTube video. Add meta fields to your events and use them to display the event time or location, but also show characteristics of the event like number of guests, a link to make reservations, show prices, etc. There are literary an unlimited number of possibilities.

Meta fields can display one of 500+ icons and show 1 or 2 lines of text/html. Configure many options in the admin panel. Finally add the timetable to your pages using shortcodes or widgets.

visual-composer-responsive-inner-columns-and-rows

Visual Composer Responsive Inner Rows and Columns is a VC extension that gives Visual Composer users the option to add custom responsiveness to each interior column, giving infinite responsive options. The non-extended version of Visual Composer only allows users to choose individual column responsiveness in a primary row… but what if you want to have completely responsive columns within rows within rows?

Easy Product Documentation Builder – Premium $21

easy-product-documentation-builder-for-wordpress

Easy Product Documentation Builder for WordPress is an application that helps present any product documentation well organises and easy for users to find the information they need. The plugin provides all typical for WordPress Add page/post content features.

So you can this plugin with Visual composer or any other page builder to prepare the pages from documentation you are going to present.The majority of Easy Product Documentation Builder for WordPress is that equip the product documentation with menu for easy and fast access to every particular part from the manual.

The most important thing is that you can customize the presentation style (menu position, colors, font styles), options available and functionality with easy on/off options.When install Easy Product Documentation Builder for WordPress you will get Easy Documentation Builder, included at your WordPress Settings list.

And new component will be added at your WordPress Dashboard panel, named Easy Docs. From these two places you can set the plugin work on your taste and manage the text content presented with it.

HBook – Premium $22

HBook

HBook is a plugin that will allow you to easily enable online reservation on your WordPress website. This plugin is perfectly suited for anybody owning an accommodation business (hotel, B&B, holiday apartment, campsite…) . Thanks to HBook you will be able to add availability calendars, table rates and booking forms on your website in seconds!

Easy Business Hours Addon for Visual Composer – Premium $7

easy-business-hours-addon-for-visual-composer

This easy to use add-on lets you add an awesome business / office opening hours table via Visual Composer with a blink of an eye. Just install this add-on and create responsive opening hour tables to inform your customers. Upload your clock icon and customise it at ease.(Please note that you must have Visual Composer before buying this add, if you don’t you can buy the Visual Composer for $28 by clicking this awesome link right here!)

 Age Verificator – Premium $16

age-verificator-for-wordpress

The Age Verificator plugin simply adds a custom “Confirm your age” page on your WordPress website in case you have any kind of mature content on your website.

PDF Wizard – Premium $10

pdf-wizard

PDF Wizard is a Responsive FlipBook WP Extension you will easily convert any PDF into a fully functional FlipBook with just few clicks. It works on any server, high resolution images for zoomed pages will be created for you automatically.

Legacy – Premium $21

legacy

Legacy Admin is most advanced and elegant White Label WordPress Admin Theme in marketplace. Along with White Label Branding features, It comes with 20 Elegant themes and gives you an option to Create your own custom theme. You can also control full appearance of Admin Menu, Top Bar, Buttons, Content Boxes, Typography, Forms, Text and background colors, logo and so on…

Legacy Admin is compatible with both LTR and RTL modes so can be used for any language. Legacy admin is also Multisite compatible. Admin Menu Management Addon is again outstanding feature to use. You can easily Rename,Rearrange menu and submenu items, Change menu icons, Enable/Disable Menu and submenu items.

Legacy admin comes with Fully customizable Beautiful Login Screen theme. Also Control Top bar links, Customize Footer, Plugin access permissions, Login page customizing options etc. features help you to design web project (in WordPress) for your clients with your own company branding.

Visual Composer for Easy Digital Downloads – Premium $5

VC-4-EDD

Visual Composer for Easy Digital Downloads is a WordPress Plugin that allows you to easy use Easy Digital Downloads, inside Visual Composer. You do not now have to search for the shortcode you need, the attributes or anything else. Just install the plugin and have it ready to be used.

WP Live Content Filter – Premium $16

Wplive

This plugin provide an input box to filter a specified DOM element (like `.products li` or `item`) and hide those who does not contain the inputed text. User start writing into the input box and the plugin start filtering the DOM elements, hiding those who does not contain filter text. The plugin work with a shortcode which let the user customize the target DOM element, the text displayed as placeholder into the input box, the effect to hide the items (slide or fade) and a class to be applied to the filter input box (for styling purposes).

Themes – Free & Premium

Fitness Lite – Free

Fitness-Lite

Fitness Lite from SKT is a simple and adaptable responsive fitness WordPress theme with focus on fitness trainers, gyms, fitness studios, weights, yoga trainers and weight loss enthusiasts. It is built upon customizer so you can do changes in real time and check changes. Color scheme can be changed and very easy to set up and use this theme. Compatible with WooCommerce so it can be used for ECommerce purposes as well. Compatible with Nextgen gallery for portfolio needs and contact form 7.

Oblique – Free

oblique

Oblique is a creative masonry theme that works great for fashion or general bloggers. Amongst the features you will find a a parallax header image, full color control with unlimited color variations, easy access to all Google Fonts, responsive design etc.

Toivo Lite – Free

toivo-lite

Toivo Lite is perfect fit for business, personal or blog sites. It has beautiful Front Page template where you can show your important content, testimonials and Callout links. Toivo Lite is an accessible, translation-ready theme which supports plenty of features like Right to Left languages and Schema.org microdata.

One Page Scroll – Free

one-page-scroll

One Page Scroll is a one page responsive WordPress theme built using the Twitter Bootstrap framework and retina ready Font Awesome icons integration. One Page Scroll also uses the Options Framework plugin with extensive theme options which lets you set custom logo, favicon, typography and more. Choose from four predefined sections and build the homepage that best suits your company. Each of the homepage sections can have a parallax background image and its own set of colors. It designed to easily display your photo albums use WordPress gallery shortcode. You can not only use it to create a singlepage-style front page for your WordPress business website, but also create your personal blog easily.

Sydney – Free

Sydney

Sydney is a powerful business theme that provides a fast way for companies or freelancers to create an awesome online presence. Sydney brings plenty of customisation possibilities like access to all Google Fonts, full color control, layout control, logo upload, full screen slider, header image, sticky navigation and much more. Also, Sydney provides all the construction blocks you need to rapidly create an engaging front page.

Responsive Deluxe – Free

responsive-deluxe

Responsive Deluxe features a very modern design and flat colours designed for clarity. It offers your website visitors visual comfort. Responsive Deluxe was designed, developed and enhanced to look and function regardless of whether your visitors arrive by smartphone, tablet, laptop, or desktop computer. Responsive Deluxe has successfully passed Google Mobile-Friendly tests.

Lawyeria Lite – Free

Lawyeria-Lite

Lawyeria Lite is a free business WordPress Theme, super clean and fully responsive design. Coded with care in HTML5 & CSS3, is easy to customise and well documented. Can be used to build a lawyer website, the homepage contact form along with the email/phone highly visible generate a great conversion rate.

Pinnacle – Free

Pinnacle

Pinnacle is a bold theme with versatile options and multiple styles. This theme is loaded with features and tools that allow full creativity to be released into a unique site. Built with a modern flat design, its fully responsive layout make for easy navigation on mobile/tablet displays. Pinnacle is perfect for any kind of business, online store, portfolio, or personal site. It is fully compatible with woocommerce and gives you a unique layout for an eCommerce powered site.

Radium – Free

Radium

Radium is a clean, responsive and beautifully crafted theme for bloggers. Designed with the reader in mind, it features great typography and includes some of the best open-source web fonts. When it comes to WordPress themes, less is definitely more, so with Radium you get just the right amount of options and a clean design, letting your awesome content do the talking. It features custom header images and logo, custom link colors, custom fonts and the unique ability to set a post’s featured image as header background image and all of these options are effortlessly handled via the Theme Customiser, allowing admins to live preview their changes. Radium also offers support for the following post formats: aside, image, video, quote, link.

eVision Corporate – Free

evision-corporate

eVision Corporate is a strong and attractive business theme. It has been introduced after a long research and analysis. It is suitable for any type of business organizations exhibiting the features such as services, portfolios,testimonials, etc with enable/disable option. Its also supports for one page site. Its competencies include responsive, bootstrap, HTML5, CSS3, retina ready, font awesome, google font, cross-browser compatibility, color control, layout control, logo upload, translation-ready, custom CSS field, etc.

AccessPress Store – Free

AccessPress-Store

AccessPress Store is free WordPress theme that work beautifully with WooCommerce. The theme is packed with lots of exciting feature that enhances the ecommerce experience. It features Product slider, advanced whistlist, Featured product show list, call to action and many more. With its advanced customizer options, setting up the ecommerce website has become much more easy.

Bakery – Free

bakery

SKT Bakery is a bakery WordPress theme with focus on cakes, food, pastries, cafe, restaurant, coffee, shop, dine, and drink. SKT Bakery is responsive and Google mobile friendly and is fast loading theme. It is WooCommerce compatible for shop and Ecommerce capability and looks modern with nice slider. Can change colors and background and text and slider so that you can just focus on making site beautiful.

Octane

Octane is the newest WordPress theme that been designed for Car Dealership, this theme is fully responsive so it looks great on any device from mobile to desktop

Octane theme comes with a Pro Car Dealership Plugin Built-in that has feature such as vehicle inventory, search, and other advanced features, Visual Composer plugin so you can easily build your pages with ease, it’s comes with a one click demo install so you can all the demo content & images and customised it to suit your needs. The Theme also allows you to change the look of the site from our front-end theme customizer, have built-in support for drop-downs and mega menus and this theme is been optimised for SEO and works with all of the top SEO plugins, plus you will also received all the photoshop multiple pages and elements files

Real-House-Real-Cars

Real House is modern responsive wordpress theme loaded with all features required for real Estate website. It has integrated payment methods to allow buyers to purchase property online. It has Property Agent panel to manage their porperties and see their commission.

Everest

Everest is a WordPress ecommerce Theme in clean and bold Design. It’s perfect for any personal store or even a store of a bigger scale. It follows the trendy lifestyle design with a combination of pure elegance. With Everest you get right to the point, presenting your content in a clean and minimal way.

poison

Poison is a professional and easy-to-use One-Page / Multi-Page Styled Music WordPress theme. A theme dedicated to music lovers, music bands, musicians, DJs, producers, film makers, labels or organizers of events and festivals. Perfect for the entertainment industry.With Poison you can display your tour dates, discography, videos, images and sell your band merchandise. The theme is to rock, share and deliver the latest information from the music world.

Total Business – Premium $49

total-business

Total Business is a powerful multi-purpose WordPress theme for businesses. It is especially designed for wood factory, plastic factory, steel factory, metal factory, furniture company, creative agency, web designer, graphic designer, photographer. It is also suitable for retail websites such as wedding studio, wedding planner, wedding photographer, restaurant, cafe, dessert, coffee shop, coffee cafe. This theme comes with the most powerful admin panel and page builder. It provides tons of necessary features.

Thrive – Premium $59

thrive

Thrive is an innovative WordPress Theme designed to cater company portals, organisational websites, company intranet and extranets. Thrive helps you build a WordPress based intranet for your company so that your staffs and members can easily share information, files, events, docs, resources, etc.Thrive is a live and breathing project, which means it is continually being improved and develop to further enhance and refine its features.Thrive can also be used to facilitate group projects, reports, and activities.

Politics Plus – Premium $59

politics-plus

Politics Plus is a modern website solution for governments, political candidates, diplomats, politicians, local government, and non-profit organizations. Enjoy an array of options that will make it easy to customize your site quickly and with ease.Nowhere else will you find a political WordPress built as reliably, elegantly, and robustly as Politics Plus.

StyleBlog – Premium $48

StyleBlog

StyleBlog is clean, easy-to-use blog or magazine WordPress theme with fully responsive layout. Theme is suited for blog websites and theme includes lots of features like Drag & Drop page builder, unique page builder blocks, support for WooCommerce etc. You will receive a detailed documentation along with additional features like Infinite Scroll and Unlimited Colour Schemes. All functions are based on solid backend framework.

Minute – Premium $43

Minute

Minute is a finely crafted WordPress theme for connoisseurs of all things pretty & functional. It features a sleek, well-polished look both in a traditional list view and a modern grid view. Support for various post formats such as video, audio, and gallery will handle any media you want to share with the world, whether it’s hosted here or elsewhere, with options to easily share with your friends.

Mandala – Premium $58

Mandala

Mandala is a responsive eCommerce theme that is suitable for fashion shop. Inside this theme you will find that the theme developers have included multiple layouts for home page, blog page to give you best selections in customisation. With many great features like ajax shopping cart, wishlist, compare, zoom and fancybox to bring into a modern look of website. Also you will see that you have Revolution Slider, Mega Main Menu, Visual Composer plugins included in this theme. Product Tabs & Carousel, Filterable Portfolio, Contact Form with Google map will makes your website more attractive.

Elise – Premium $58

elise

Elise is a modern, fully responsive multi-purpose WordPress Theme. Designed with stunning attention to detail, suited for all kind websites – business, corporate, product, shop, creative, portfolio, photography, blog and many more… Build with modern tools and plenty of options which allows you to create fanstatic websites in minutes.

Sleek – Premium $43

Sleek

Sleek is a full bootstrap responsive landing WordPress theme as it’s an advanced and powerful premium theme that is suited for personal onepage/singlepage websites/blogs, business websites, users who want a very nice portfolio website where they can showcase their work, or for any other purpose website. This theme is fully responsive, flexible, clean, with a professional design, Search Engine Optimized and comes with an advanced framework with tons of powerful and flexible theme options in order to make your life easier and build your site very quickly.

Plus this theme has included Visual Composer Page Builder which gives you freedom to create awesome web sites with almost any layout you can imagine in only couple of clicks and will save you tons of time working on the site content!

Candidate – Premium $43

Candidate

Candidate is a stunning diplomatic and political WorDPress theme, with a clean, modern and crisp design perfect for a political campaigner or political campaign.Packed with every premium wordpress plugin you will ever need, you will have your creative business website up and running within days.

Fully supported with detailed documentation, video tutorials and premium forum support you will never be left wondering how to create your perfect wordpress theme.Allow your customers to get immersed in your content with full screen images, parallax video backgrounds, elegant typography and animations.

Bengkel – Premium $48

bengkel-modern-auto-car-repair-business-theme

Bengkel is a Business WordPress theme that is suitable for you who have automotive and car repair business. With modern design, will attract users to become your customers. These templates can be accessed in a variety of devices such as tablets or smartphones.This Theme is use Page Builder, it makes you feel free to choose appearance that you like. Also supported Post Format that allow you to share your experience to your reader.

Hairdresser – Premium $59

HairDresser

Hairdresser is WordPress theme that been focused on hairdresser, make-up, stylist, spa or any similar businesses. This theme includes both the Visual Composer & Revolution Slider plugin plus this theme comes with WooCommerce support and advanced admin panel so it can be used for any kind of business but that’s not all, with excellent support you just cannot go wrong.

Space – Premium $59

Space

Space ‐ Minimalist, Clean WooCommerce Theme. It comes with a lot of great features that would take you months to develop. It is fully responsive, it looks stunning on all types of screens and devices, flexible layout easy to change header layout, footer layout, product detail page layout, category page layout suitable with online furniture store, handmade store, fashion store and digital store. Including easy to set up for MailChimp, Contact Form 7, Instagram Feed, Lookbook, WooCommerce Email Transaction and Product Colour Swatch, Product Colours Swatch Gallery Images, Currency and built multi language website with Poly Lang.

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