Andreas Hecht June 22nd, 2017

10 Fresh and Free Plugins for Your WordPress

We all love our WordPress and the option of quickly extending its functionality. Thus I went for a deep dive into the ocean of the public plugin repository and found ten cool free plugins with useful functions for your WordPress. Enjoy trying them out.

1 - Contact Form 7 Multi-Step

Contact Form 7 Multi-Step The plugin is an expansion for the popular contact from plugin Contact Form 7. If you happen to have created contact forms with a lot of fields, "Contact Form 7 Multi-Step" makes for more clarity by turning your form into a multi-step form. [appbox wordpress cf7-multistep]

2 - Custom Product Stickers for Woocommerce

Custom Product Stickers for Woocommerce The name says it all: set yourself apart from your competition using unique, very customizable stickers on your product images. You can easily edit the color, text, and placement of the stickers, allowing you to create a unique WooCommerce shop. [appbox wordpress custom-product-stickers-for-woocommerce ]

3 - Contact Page With Google Map

Contact Page With Google Map An easy and efficient way of designing independent contact pages with a cool Google map. [appbox wordpress contact-page-with-google-map ]

4 - Tabbed Editor

Tabbed Editor The Tabbed Editor is your anti-box charm. If your "Create Post" page is filled to the brim with plenty of meta boxes for tons of possible functions, this plugin clears it up by only displaying boxes that are not needed if you click a particular button. Highly recommended! A Screenshot: Tabbed Editor Screenshot [appbox wordpress tabbed-editor ]

5 - WooCommerce Fly Cart

A unique shopping cart for WooCommerce shops. Whenever a button like "Add to cart" is clicked, this Ajax shopping cart window opens. Of course, the design can be adjusted to your needs. WooCommerce Fly Cart [appbox wordpress woo-fly-cart ]

6 - Secure Frontend Ajax Login

You have a member website or a WooCommerce shop? If so, you should consider this plugin. It provides you with an Ajax-based login form for your frontend. After a click on a "login button," the login window opens and allows for logins without having to leave the website. Secure Frontend Ajax Login The option to guide users to a specific page after the login is another goodie. [appbox wordpress technoscore-login-redirection ]

7 - Custom Landing Pages – LeadMagic

Custom Landing Pages – LeadMagic After installation, you have to register for a free account at RegistrationMagic, allowing you to use the plugin for free from that point onwards. This way, you get to create and design new landing pages in no time. [appbox wordpress custom-landing-pages-leadmagic ]

8 - Nzymes

You want to be able to execute PHP code in your posts or pages? This tiny plugin allows you to do just that. [appbox wordpress nzymes ]

9 - WooAdvance Settings

This plugin contains additional, useful settings for your WooCommerce shop. For instance, you can easily alter the amount of displayed products in a column. [caption id="attachment_83806" align="alignnone" width="1100"]WooAdvance Settings An Extract of the Possible Settings.[/caption] [appbox wordpress wooadvance-settings ]

10 - Accordions or FAQs If you want to create an FAQ page in your project, this plugin is just what you're looking for. It provides plenty of customization options, helping you find a design you like. Watch the video on the plugin. [appbox wordpress accordions-or-faqs ]


There are a couple of excellent plugins in this selection. The "Tabbed Editor," as well as the "Secure Frontend Ajax Login" impressed me. I'll definitely use the login plugin in a customer project, as it generates a real added value for the user. Featured Image by Markus Winkler on Unsplash

Andreas Hecht

Andreas Hecht is a journalist and specialist for WordPress and WordPress Security. He roams the web since its inception. He has published an ebook on WordPress Security, which you might want to take a look at.


  1. Thank you yet again for updating us on the availability of these free and useful wordpress plugins. They are sure to help a lot for improving user experience.

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