45 Best Free WordPress Themes of All Time 0

WordPress is very powerful and easy to use. We have been searching for some of the best free WordPress themes available on the internet, and compiled them into 45 Best Free WordPress Themes of All Time. All of them are nicely designed and look really professional. You should be able to find the suitable one for your WordPress blog. Enjoy~

BloggingPro WordPress comes in two versions, one with the big footer like Blogging Pro, that gives information on recent posts, recent comments and most commented stories, and one without the big footer, and thus no need for any plugins at all.

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Pricing: Free
Requirements: WordPress 2.0+
Source: http://www.bloggingpro.com/archives/2007/03/21/blogging-pros…

Lemon Lime v1.0 for WordPress. If you make modifications to the theme he would really love to see it, so he can learn a lot from those more experienced.

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Pricing: Free
Requirements: –
Source: http://www.farfromfearless.com/2007/01/25/fff…

iTheme is a WordPress theme that is designed for the Mac lovers with a truly customizable sidebar. As an administrator, you can customize  your sidebar’s contents without modifying the source code using WordPress widgets (no programming required). As an audience, you can rearrange the sidebar by drag & drop or you can collapse the box to hide it.

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Pricing: Free
Requirements: WordPress 2.0+, Javascript Enabled
Source: http://www.ndesign-studio.com/resources/wp-themes/itheme/

Mimbo is a magazine-style WordPress theme which makes extensive use of WP’s template tag system to create a non-traditional layout. It contains no images and only minimal CSS styling. Mainly it exists as a clean, grid-based starter layout for designers to install and style to their own liking.

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Pricing: Free
Requirements: WordPress 2.3+
Source: http://www.darrenhoyt.com/2007/08/05/wordpress-magazine-theme-released/

Wolfgang Bartelme’s Dark theme has been tested on WordPress 2.1.3 with Firefox and Safari, may play well with IE6/7 too. It validates as XHTML 1.0 Strict and CSS 2.0.

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Pricing: Free
Requirements: WordPress 2.1.3+
Source: http://www.ilemoned.com/archives/wptheme-dark

Digital Pop is a bright and colourful 3 column theme for WordPress based on Fen’s NewFeel theme. It comes complete with editable header graphics and is Google Adsense ready.

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Pricing: Free
Requirements: –
Source: http://www.writerspace.net/index.php/2007/04/01/digital-pop…

The Morning After is a magazine-style theme for WordPress created by Arun Kale. The theme was created based on a brief survey on the WordPress forums about what people would want to see in a unique magazine-style theme.

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Pricing: Free
Requirements: WordPress 2.0+
Source: http://themasterplan.in/themes/the-morning-after/

Slayer and BetNG4U invested lots of work to make Styleicious Web 2.0 WordPress Template what it is and for more than 20 hours they debugged it and improved it to work perfectly. BetNG4U even modified the rating system, because it had some javascript errors and didnt work in IE6.

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Pricing: Free
Requirements: –
Source: http://thaslayer.com/2007/11/05/styleicious…

Visionary is a theme for news/magazine sites. It includes built-in video features that easily allow you to add videos to your site.

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Pricing: Free
Requirements: WordPress 2.1+
Source: http://justintadlock.com/archives/2007/11/04/visionary-wordpress-theme

The Facebook WordPress theme is finally out and it’s free. Not only that, there are different colours (Blue, Green, Red, Black, Grey, Brown, Pink, Yellow, Light Blue and Purple) available. As simple as the Facebook design itself, this theme brings it all together. It looks good and works great. Incorporating all of the best design elements on the Facebook layout.

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Pricing: Free
Requirements: WordPress 2.2+
Source: http://foxinni.com/my-themes/facebook-layouts-wordpress-theme/

BranfordMagazine is a combination of ¡§Revolution¡¨ by Brian Gardner, ¡§Mimbo¡¨ by Darren Hoyt and ¡§Structure¡¨ by Justin Tadlock. BranfordMagazine features a lead story with a photo, a category title, an article title and an excerpt. This is part of the tabed section on top of the homepage. There are featured articles which is to have a category for teasers, specials and whatever you like to show in a featured way.

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Pricing: Free
Requirements: WordPress 2.3+
Source: http://www.der-prinz.com/2008/01/20/wordpress-magazine-style…

WordPress Premium is an elegantly designed, 2/3 column, feature packed, widget ready theme that comes with three color-scheme options. The theme is bundled with all three colors. To change complete color scheme, all you need to do is, open the style.css and change the color style name to your favorite one.

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Pricing: Free
Requirements: –
Source: http://cssace.com/free-wp-premium-theme-is-here/

Smashing Magazine has released a fresh, clean, user-friendly and playful WordPress theme ¡§Dilectio¡¨ to Smashing Magazine readers. Dilectio comes from the Latin Language and it means ¡§love, solicitude, esteem¡¨.

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Pricing: Free
Requirements: –
Source: http://wp-themes.designdisease.com/2007/12/21/dilectio…

Michael Whalen has decided to pack his custom made WordPress theme up and release it for free to every one out on the interwebs. The theme is called Elixir, he is releasing it in 5 exclusive fruitalicious colors, including a cool blue, lime green, smooth purple, bright orange, and of course the original pink you see on Whalesalad.

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Pricing: Free
Requirements: –
Source: http://whalesalad.com/2007/07/23/elixir/

Rihanna is extremely lightweight, versatile and widget-ready for WordPress 2.2+.

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Pricing: Free
Requirements: WordPress 2.2+
Source: http://www.kineda.com/rihanna/

The Transmission WordPress Theme is a stunning and professional free theme with the flickrRSS plugin integration. This theme uses custom fields you can use to add an optional image to your latest blog post.

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Pricing: Free
Requirements: –
Source: http://www.themelab.com/2008/03/22/transmission-free-wordpress-theme-33/

Blog Perfume released a clean and soft 3 column, widget-ready customizable WordPress theme called SilveRay.SilveRay has been tested on IE 6, IE 7, Firefox, Opera and Safari for windows. You can download it for personal or commercial purpose as long as you keep the credit link at the footer of the template.

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Pricing: Free
Requirements: –
Source: http://www.blogperfume.com/silveray-clean-and-soft-3-column-wordpress-theme/

Probama Theme for WordPress is a timely WordPress theme for supporters of Senator Barack Obama’s political career and presidential campaign. Built-in control panel options allow easy management of images, video, podcasts and other RSS info. I really love this WordPress theme design. It looks so so nice and professional, at the same time, it keeps the simple layout which makes it very easy and comfortable to read.

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Pricing: Free
Requirements: Worpdress 2.3.3+
Source: http://www.category4.com/2008/03/11/probama-theme…

Colourise is a gorgeous, two-column WordPress theme with an ultra large header image, a dark backdrop and a fat footer. The colours are well chosen, the navigation bar is beautifully styled and the typography is first class. With a custom header image, Colourise could make a perfect personal or professional blog.

colourise Free WordPress Theme

Pricing: Free
Requirements: –
Source: http://www.bestwpthemes.com/colourise/

SmashingMagazine has released Infinity ¡X a free professional WordPress-theme. The theme has 3 fixed columns, thumbnails integration, Flickr, Delicious and Twitter integration as well as an attractive visual design.

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You can use the theme for all your projects for free and without any restrictions. However, it’s forbidden to sell or redistribute the theme without both designer’s and Smashing Magazine’s permission

Pricing: Free
Requirements: WordPress 2.5+
Source: http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2008/08/08/infinity…

WP Coda is a theme that is created by modifying several already-existing code snippets and implementing them with a stunning design. The result is a wordpress theme that mimics the functionality of the very popular Coda website that is the object of so many developers envy. Every aspect of the Coda website was duplicated and this theme works in every major browser.

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Pricing: Free
Requirements: –
Source: http://wordpress.bustatheme.com/coda/

UBD has released a beautiful WordPress Theme called UBD Moneymaker Theme. A Theme Options panel makes theme enhancement much easier for people not comfortable editing source code. The theme also features a built-in ¡§Theme Options¡¨ panel which allows you to integrate Feedburner, MyBlogLog Recent Readers, and the 468¡Ñ60 in post banner ad. You can edit all of this stuff without ever touching a single line of code.

USB Moneymaker WordPress Theme

Pricing: Free
Requirements: –
Source: http://themes.uniqueblogdesigns.com/free-premium-theme…

Sharpfolio is a WordPress theme designed to enable Web Designers, Graphic Designers, Photographers, Motion Designers, Artists or any creative professional to showcase their work in a simple, clean, beautiful portfolio. Sharpfolio aims to focus primarily on your work, because after all, this is what’s most important.

WordPress Portfolio Theme

Pricing: Free
Requirements: –
Source: http://webrevolutionary.com/sharpfolio/

Elegant Grunge is an unwashed yet crisp WordPress theme with a feature footer, styled image frames, a page template with a uniquely configurable sidebar and a photoblog tag page.

It features automatic surrounding of all images with a frame packed with eye-candy that makes images really pop out. A ¡¥photoblog’ tag page that displays entries in a photoblog style. A widget to display thumbnails from latest/random photoblog entries.

elegant grunge wordpress theme

Pricing: Free
Requirements: –
Source: http://michael.tyson.id.au/wordpress/themes/elegant-grunge/

Versatility Lite is a two column, ad-ready, widgetized theme. The theme includes a ¡¥Featured Post’ section, drop down CSS menus, integrated related posts, social bookmarking buttons, and much more.

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Pricing: Free
Requirements: –
Source: http://thinkdesignblog.com/free-wordpress-theme-versatility-lite.htm

Here is a brand new one called Equilibrium, which is aimed at those who want a clean and simple magazine styled blog. Plugins are not required and widgets are supported.

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Pricing: Free
Requirements: –
Source: http://madebyon.com/equilibrium-wordpress-theme/

SmashingMagazine has released Color Paper a free professional WordPress theme. This theme aims to combine visual appeal with clean typography and vivid design elements

Color Paper Free WordPress Theme

Pricing: Free
Requirements: –
Source: http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2008/10/30/color-paper…

Simple Balance 2.0 – a free, simple WordPress theme with enough options to make it ¡§premium-like¡¨. Simple Balance 2.0 is launched under a new slogan: ¡§More Power. More Style. Your Style!¡¨ Why? Because that’s what it has to offer! More control over it’s options, advertising space, layout and color, and with each future update you’ll be able to tweak it more and more to your own style.

Simple Balance 2.0 - Free Simple WordPress Theme

Pricing: Free
Requirements: –
Source: http://blogsessive.com/blogging-tools/simple-balance-free-simple…

Smashing Magazine released Simply Ornate ¡X a free professional WordPress-theme created by Evan Eckard. This theme was designed with the main focus being on patterns and typography and comes in 5 flavours.

Simply Ornate - Free WordPress Theme

Pricing: Free
Requirements: –
Source: http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2008/10/01/simply-ornate…

Agregado Lifestream Theme ¡X a free professional WordPress-theme features a built-in lifestream module and contact form with custom control panel options. You can use the theme for all your projects for free and without any restrictions. However, it’s forbidden to sell or redistribute the theme without both designer’s and Smashing Magazine’s permission.

free professional wordpress theme

Pricing: Free
Requirements: WordPress 2.6+, Firefox 3.0+, Safari 3.0+, IE7+, PHP 5+
Source: http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2008/09/08/agregado-a-free…

We need a break, we need a Minimalist WordPress Theme called Modicus Remix. This theme is based off of Upstart Blogger’s WordPress theme ¡§Modicus¡§. Thus aptly titled ¡§Modicus Remix¡¨.

Minimalist WordPress Theme

Pricing: Free
Requirements: WordPress 2.5+
Source: http://www.artculture.com/wordpress-themes/modicus-wordpress-theme-remix

Magazeen is a free wordpress theme which was designed with the main focus being on typography, grids and magazine-look. The Magazeen theme is packed full of cool features to really encourage your readers to explore new posts and similar items. The first thing you might notice is the jQuery image showcase at the top. The other cool and fully automated feature is the related posts drop down effect.

Free Magazine Look WordPress Theme

Pricing: Free
Requirements: –
Source: http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2009/02/23/magazeen…

Now we are introducing a free WordPress theme for your WordPress e-Commerce store called Crafty Cart that requires the WP e-Commerce plugin for shopping cart functionality, but works as a fully functional blog on its own.

Shopping Cart Theme

Pricing: Free
Requirements: WP e-Commerce Plugin
Source: http://www.thekingcart.com/2008/10/02/crafty-cart…

WooThemes has released a Free theme called Irresistible. It is a visually-rich personal blog, with a little bit of a multimedia focus. Incorporating some nifty video-options and widgets, Irresistible should meet all of your personal blogging needs. Just add your content to the mix.

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Pricing: Free
Requirements: –
Source: http://www.woothemes.com/2008/11/typebased/

Compositio is a two column theme, made to for those who want to put their content at the front with a unique light blue design. Random square shapes are the defining graphics of this theme. They are used throughout the background, bringing a special rhythm to the theme.

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Pricing: Free
Requirements: –
Source: http://designdisease.com/blog/compositio-wordpress-theme/

The themes include full PSD-templates and can be used without any restrictions whatsoever. The designer would like to reflect the vintage, old-style look and thus look attractive, unusual and memorable. The result is the Vintage WordPress theme, a 2-column theme with various illustrations and icons.

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Pricing: Free
Requirements: WordPress 2.7+
Source: http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2009/01/28/vintage-and-blues-wordpress-themes/

Pixeled Blue WordPress theme features a standard 2-3 column layout and the following goodies: dropdown top menu for categories; customizable feedburner field on top right (optional – requires feedburner ID); widgets all around (6 positions); footer navigation and a sweet, transparent look.

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Pricing: Free
Requirements: –
Source: http://samk.ca/freebies/pixeled-wordpress-theme-in-blue/

FREEmium theme was designed by Paul Kadysz and developed by Dariusz Siedlecki. FREEmium has flickrRSS and threaded comments support. There are 2 widget ready sidebars, jQuey menu and a lot of advertising spots (125¡Ñ125, 120¡Ñ600, 300¡Ñ250). You can use the theme on your non-commercial and commercial blogs.

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Pricing: Free
Requirements: –
Source: http://freebiesdock.com/freemium-wordpress-theme/

Journic WordPress Theme is a colorful artistic wordpress theme perfect for a personal creative blog. It comes with some basic features plus some features that usualy free themes don’t have:

creative wordpress theme

Pricing: Free
Requirements: –
Source: http://www.wordpresscenter.com/blog/journic-wordpress-theme/

Imagination is a Fully Customizable WordPress Theme and comes pre-loaded with 9 different site-wide styles to choose from, with just a click.

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Pricing: Free
Requirements: –
Source: http://www.cssjockey.com/imagination/

IsoTherm News is out and ready for professional use. It is magazine styled theme with everything you need to start publishing your own web journal with all the features you will need to attract new visitors. There is a Featured posts box. It supports Video and Popular Posts Widgets as well.

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Pricing: Free
Requirements: –
Source: http://bizzartic.com/2009/03/29/isotherm-news-magazine-wordpress-theme/

Manifest is a clean and streamlined WordPress theme that focused on the content and not the distractions. It utilizes a single column, 500 pixel wide layout. No sidebars. No widgets.

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Pricing: Free
Requirements: –
Source: http://jimbarraud.com/2009/03/19/manifest/

OneRoom is a beautiful three columns theme with fixed width and widget-ready free wordpress theme. It has built-in author section in sidebar and gravatar support for comments. This theme has been tested in all the major Web browsers (Firefox, IE6+, Opera, Google Chrome, Safari).

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Pricing: Free
Requirements: WordPress 2.7+
Source: http://web-kreation.com/index.php/wordpress/oneroom…

Scarlett is an elegant wordpress theme designed for bloggers who like light colored or bright colored themes. This theme is suitable for any niche. The theme layout is stylish and dynamic contents elements are built into it. Scarletts is also WordPress 2.7 ready with threaded comments.

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Pricing: Free
Requirements: –
Source: http://web2feel.com/scarlett-theme/

Imprezz is a simple and beautiful 3-column free WordPress theme. The theme can be used in various setting for various purposes – in magazine-blogs, but also in corporate and private blogs. The theme supports WordPress 2.7.1 and works well with the zdcomments widget.

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Pricing: Free
Requirements: –
Source: http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2009/03/10/download-imprezz…

Kaynak: 45 Best Free WordPress Themes of All Time

50+ Best WordPress Photography Website Templates 0

The Internet is an excellent showroom for photographers and creative people who want to show their best works. The number of people within reach is enormous, and if you integrate social media your pictures could be shared world wide. Few will argue that beautiful pictures deserve a beautiful website, but where do you start? Especially if you are not a web designer and want to keep it low budget it can be a tough project to create a beautiful website. When your website is ready you also need SEO to be done right if you want a lot of visitors. That is why WordPress is a brilliant invention.

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Best Photography Website Templates

Photography website templates for WordPress allows you to build your own flexible website without being an expert. You can get portfolio themes as free and premium, and they will offer a variety of different features and specifications. Whether you are planning to improve your existing online gallery, or if you’re just starting to establish your online presence, your choice for a WordPress theme always should depend on a number of factors. When choosing a photography website template, you have to consider what functionality and features you need, the layout options available, and design elements such as full-screen, sliders, portfolios etc. You should blend a combination of the available characteristics to meet your conceptual goal.

10 BEST WordPress Plugins for Blogging Success in 2013 0

WordPress plugins are meant to extend the functionalities of your WordPress blog. And, to achieve professional blogging success in 2013 you should use the best possible WordPress plugins available in the industry.

After reviewing 100s of top plugins, I have hand-picked 10 Best WordPress Plugins to use in your blog for better results.

The plugins I have mentioned below are Essential, and either Free or Cheaper (Premium). Which can be afforded by any blogger.

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BONUS: WPMU Dev Plugins (Premium)

WPMU Dev Premium is a WordPress plugin, theme and support community that is especially known for their plugins. Although there isn’t one specific plugin that stands out, they have a wide selection of quality plugins that they are well known for.

Highlights include their great backup pluginSnapshotInfinite SEO, and MarketPress, which helps power an e-commerce site.

I suggest you check out the full selection of affordable plugin solutions. They also offer a package option where you can get all of them for one affordable price.

BEST WordPress Plugins for 2013

WordPress SEO by Yoast

1. WordPress SEO by Yoast (Free)

Every blogger wants a better and safer SEO for search engine visibility and traffic.

Developed by WordPress consultant and developer Joost De Valk, WordPress SEO by Yoast is an ultimate SEO plugin which offers the best on-page search engine optimization solution.

Find related keywords, Page analysis and Social integration are the top 3  features of this plugin. Moreover, it helps you to make your WordPress theme SEO friendly by its setting features. I like the Snippet Preview and SEO Score features very much.

Recently, I have switched over from “All-in-One SEO Pack” to “WordPress SEO by Yoast” only because the extra and advanced features it offers. Thanks Valk!

SEOPressor WordPress Plugin

2. SEOPressor (Premium)

If you are looking for perfection in your SEO efforts and want something extra, then go for SEOPressor.

SEOPressor is a great WordPress SEO plugin, and if you use sincerely, it helps achieve you higher search engine rankings. It take care of almost every aspects of professional SEO needs.

Keyword density, title tag optimization, image optimization and on-page SEO scores are its main features. One of the Best Premium WordPress SEO Plugin for 2013.

Social Media Tabs

3. Social Media Tabs  (Free)

An awesome WordPress plugin to rule the social media world.

It allows you to add Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Pinterest, YouTube, RSS etc. in a tab format. You can either add the tabs to an existing widget area or make it slide-out from the side of your browser.

An advanced, beautiful and best social media WordPress plugin for your blog.

Pinterest Auto pin for WordPress

4. Pinterest Auto Pin (Premium)

It’s a proven fact that, if used cleverly, Pinterest can drive more referral traffic than Google+, LinkedIn and YouTube combined.

It adds a slick, smooth and hover effects to your images, making them instantly pinable on pinterest.

This cross-browser compatible plugin with 4 different hover effects is a must have WordPress plugin for 2013.

 Google+ to Download

5. Google+ to Download (Premium)

If you want higher search engine ranking and organic traffic, leverage the Google+ to the maximum.

Here you have to offer your visitors an E-book, or a free product, or simply an article to download in exchange of a +1.

Any serious blogger who thinks of long-term and want to drive search engine traffic from Google, this is the best WordPress plugin for him.

Online Backup for WordPress

6. Online Backup for WordPress (Free)

It helps you to easy backup your WordPress site to your E-mail, download or free 100 MB secure online storage.

This plugin backup your blog’s database like settings, posts, pages and comments as well as its file system like themes, plugins and media. This free online back WordPress plugin is the best backup solution for any security conscious blogger.

Security Ninja

7. Security NINJA (Premium)

Within minutes it performs 27+ security checks including brute-force attacks.

Check your blog for any security vulnerability, take preventive measures against attacks, don’t let script kiddies hack your site and prevent 0-day exploit attack.

With increasing number of hacking of WordPress blogs in recent times, this is a great security WordPress plugin for your blog in 2013.

Disqus for WordPress

8. Disqus (Free)

This plugin replaces your WordPress comment system with comments hosted and powered by Disqus.

Helps comments indexable by search engines with support for importing existing comments.

It increases exposure and readership by E-mail notification, RSS subscription, Social media mention and SPAM filtering. The best WordPress plugin for your blog commenting system.

Hello Bar

9. WP Hello Bar (Free)

With this beautiful plugin you can direct your visitors and promote your blog’s most important contents.

Useful for capturing leads, promoting blog posts, selling products, E-mail sign ups etc. This plugin is highly customizable for look and feel, messages and styles. You can analyze clicks, and add RSS and Twitter feeds for social promotion in an unique ways.

This plugin is gaining huge popularity among WordPress bloggers due to its features and benefits.

Pricing Table

10. Pricing table (Free)

The best plugin to generate pricing table in an easy way for your WordPress blog.

Using a simple short-code you can embed this beautiful and professional looking pricing table on pages and posts.

With plenty of customization option, this WordPress plugin is best suitable for product sales on your blog.

Hope you liked my Best WordPress Plugins Collection for blogging success in 2013.

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