5 Great New WordPress plugins


Finding great WordPress plugins for your site is not easy. I am always lurking the web for dome new and good ones, so I decided to make a small contribution to make your life easier.

These are premium plugins, but are worth every penny, trust me.

Here they are:

Events Calendar Pro

Events Calendar Pro

The Events Calendar Premium plugin for WordPress enables you to rapidly create and manage events using the post editor. Features include Google Maps integration as well as default templates such as a calendar grid and event list for streamlined one click installation.


DDSlider WordPress plugin

DDSliderWP features EVERYTHING that the jQuery plugin already offered PLUS a custom admin panel, with total management of slides.


  • Slide manager – Manage your slides the way you want, don’t depend on pages and posts.
  • Upload Images via AJAX direct from the slide manager page
  • Extremely user interactive panel – Tooltips on all fields and jQuery driven panels
  • Over 11 different transitions
  • Inline content support
  • TimThumb integration
  • ColorPicker included
  • Access documentation directly from admin panel
  • A whole lot more. Checkout screencast for an overview of the admin panel.

Lightbox Evolution for WordPress

Lightbox Evolution for WordPress

Lightbox Evolution is a tool for displaying images, html content, maps, and videos in a “lightbox” style that floats overtop of web page. Using Lightbox Evolution, website authors can showcase a wide assortment of media in all major browsers without navigating users away from the linking page.

SocialPop – A Social Media Plugin for WordPress

SocialPop -  A Social Media Plugin for WordPress

This plug-in adds social media sharing options under the content section on WordPress Posts and Pages.

Currently supports sharing for 26 of some of the most popular social media sites.

Simple WordPress Gallery

Simple WordPress Gallery

The Simple WordPress Gallery plugin overrides the standard WordPress gallery with a film-strip style one. Author’s goal here is to finally present a version of the WordPress gallery that’s useful and not a pain in the butt. This plugin installs in a minute and is a breeze to use; it’s as simple as it it awesome!

About the author

Zvonko Biškup

A passionate web developer with more than 13 years experience in PHP and other web related technology. My main interest is WordPress and new PHP frameworks.
Owner of Influendo Programming.
Enjoys exploring new stuff and possibilities, using new technologies and just having fun developing awesome stuff.

By Zvonko Biškup