Top 12 – 15th November

The top 12 WordPress plugins by total downloads for 15th November 2022 follows:

  • There are now 11 plugins that have reached 100 million total downloads.
  • Really Simple SSL has made it to 101 million.
  • Jetpack has exceeded 300 million.
  • Over 47 thousand plugins have been tested with WordPress 6.1, released 1st November.

Total downloads: 7,700,866,238

Plugins: 60059

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Top 12 – 1st November 2022

The top 12 WordPress plugins by total downloads for 1st November 2022 follows:

  • There are still only 10 plugins that have reached 100 million total downloads.
  • Nearly 100 plugins added since the last report in September.
  • I wonder what percentage of these are block based plugins?

Total downloads: 7,628,343,383

Plugins: 60142

Top 12 plugins – total downloads and active

Position Plugin Total downloads
12 updraftplus 89,060,884
11 really-simple-ssl 97,906,470
10 all-in-one-seo-pack 105,142,623
9 wpforms-lite 126,621,502
8 google-analytics-for-wordpress 134,135,425
7 woocommerce 214,002,593
6 elementor 222,868,910
5 contact-form-7 242,991,762
4 wordfence 264,620,869
3 akismet 264,686,628
2 jetpack 298,614,091
1 wordpress-seo 481,351,234

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Date Plugin Total downloads
2022-11-01 ctrllogin [Ctrl]Login 12
2022-11-01 ha-font-color-customizer HA Font Color Customizer 0
2022-11-01 motive-commerce-search Motive Commerce Search 13
2022-11-01 download-monitor-migrate-download-counts Download Monitor – Migrate Download Counts 0
2022-11-01 gopay-gateway GoPay gateway 0
2022-11-01 formafzar formafzar 0
2022-11-01 light-xml-sitemap Light-XML Sitemap 12
2022-11-01 apoyl-ip apoyl-ip 0
2022-10-31 cart2cart-universal-store-migration-app Cart2Cart Universal Migration App 11
2022-10-31 local-delivery-for-doordash Local Delivery by DoorDash 11
2022-10-31 axeptio-sdk-integration Axeptio SDK Integration 11
2022-10-31 cookie-dough-compliance-and-consent-for-gdpr Cookie Dough Compliance and Consent for GDPR 11
2022-10-31 openid-connect-server OpenID Connect Server 12
2022-10-31 zooza Zooza 0
2022-10-31 supsis Supsis 11
2022-10-31 confetti-fall-animation Confetti Fall Animation 22
2022-10-31 btses-crypto-widget BTSE’s Crypto Widget 11
2022-10-30 easy-admin-menu-manager Easy Admin Menu Manager 23
2022-10-30 easy-coming-soon-and-maintenance-mode Easy Coming Soon Mode Plugin 22
2022-10-30 bindusms BinduSms 11
2022-10-30 block-ui-kit Block UI Kit 11
2022-10-30 reader-mode Reader Mode 14
2022-10-29 botmate BotMate 11
2022-10-29 productive-demo-importer Productive Demo Importer 46
2022-10-29 paw-masonry-gallery Divi Masonry Gallery 34
2022-10-29 booster-sweeper Booster Sweeper 11
2022-10-29 rd-wc-order-modifier RD Order Modifier for WooCommerce 11
2022-10-29 sight-pay Sight Pay 22
2022-10-29 paytotask-payment-gateway PayToTask Payment Gateway 22
2022-10-29 shortcode-options Shortcode Options 11
2022-10-28 feedback-form-users Feedback Form Users 23
2022-10-28 missing-menu-items Missing Menu Items 67
2022-10-28 wordup-login WordUP! Login 22
2022-10-28 empact-eu-uk-vat-automation Empact-EU-UK-VAT-Automation 22
2022-10-28 treweler-map-builder Treweler Map Builder 11
2022-10-28 optimate-ads Optimate Ads – Advance Ad Inserter AdSense & Ad Manager 44
2022-10-28 better-video-playlist Better Video & Playlist 22
2022-10-28 uix-usercenter Uix UserCenter 22
2022-10-28 divit-rewards-and-payment-gateway Divit Rewards and Payment Gateway 23
2022-10-28 kpis-cta-buttons KPIS CTA Buttons 36
2022-10-28 lianaautomation-contact-form-7 LianaAutomation for Contact Form 7 11
2022-10-28 wc-hkgov-address-autofill Autofill HKGov Address For WC 11
2022-10-28 powerlink-crm-for-elementor PowerLink CRM for Elementor 11
2022-10-28 page-post-revisions-and-public-preview miniOrange Revisions 22
2022-10-28 digital-signature-checkout-for-woocommerce Digital Signature Checkout For Woocommerce 11
2022-10-27 gateway-undostres Gateway UnDosTres 33
2022-10-27 emb3d-model-viewer Emb3D Model Viewer 22
2022-10-27 ecommerce-user-profiles-by-profilegrid E-Commerce User Profiles & Memberships 90
2022-10-27 corymbus-forms Corymbus Forms 44
2022-10-27 plagibot-plagiarism-checker Plagibot Plagiarism Checker 88
2022-10-27 xposure-listings Xposure Listings 11
2022-10-27 nested-ordered-lists-for-block-editor Nested Ordered Lists for Block Editor 22
2022-10-27 govpack Govpack 45
2022-10-27 fiveprayer FivePrayer 23
2022-10-27 pimp-my-site-christmas-edition Pimp my Site – Christmas Edition 24
2022-10-27 apoyl-keywordseo apoyl-keywordseo 22
2022-10-27 storepredictor storePredictor 11
2022-10-27 bitcoin-price-tooltip Bitcoin Price Tooltip 22
2022-10-27 blackswan-block-external-request BlackSwan Block External Request 34
2022-10-27 ivendpay-payments ivendPay Payments 11
2022-10-27 loyalty-reward-points-for-hubspot Loyalty Reward Points for HubSpot 22
2022-10-27 elementary-addons Elementary Addons 24
2022-10-27 crawler-hunter crawler-hunter 22
2022-10-27 toms-social-login TomS Social Login 23
2022-10-27 lexybox LexyBox 55
2022-10-27 lianaautomation-login LianaAutomation Login 11
2022-10-27 auto-parts-4-less-marketplace-sync Auto Parts 4 Less Marketplace Sync 11
2022-10-27 ultimate-membership-pro-paystack Ultimate Membership Pro – Paystack 33
2022-10-27 avan-utilities Avan Utilities 33
2022-10-27 tgen-template-generator-for-tnew TGEN template generator for TNEW 11
2022-10-27 neox-payments-for-woocommerce NeoX Payments for WooCommerce 22
2022-10-27 chip-for-woocommerce CHIP for WooCommerce 37
2022-10-27 tron-login-protect Tron Login Protect 34
2022-10-27 temporary-access Temporary Access 11
2022-10-27 postbox-email-logs PostBox Email Logs 44
2022-10-26 styles-library Styles Library 22
2022-10-26 smol-links Smol Links 33
2022-10-26 bookvault Bookvault 11
2022-10-26 atr-portfolio ATR Portfolio 33
2022-10-26 lightbox-block Lightbox block 45
2022-10-26 login-with-token Login with Token 22
2022-10-26 simple-pictures-slider Simple Pictures Slider 33
2022-10-26 lead2team Lead2team 22
2022-10-26 increase-maximum-upload-file-size-limit Increase Maximum Upload file Size Limit 22
2022-10-26 hide-edit-with-elementor Hide Edit With Elementor 46
2022-10-26 snillrik-settings Snillrik Settings 11
2022-10-26 elements-ocean Elements Ocean 11
2022-10-26 superstore Superstore 22
2022-10-26 express-add-on Express Add On 23
2022-10-26 rig-elements Rig Elements 33
2022-10-26 admin-site-enhancements Admin and Site Enhancements 71
2022-10-26 tribute-testimonial-gridslider Tribute – WordPress Testimonial Grid/Slider 36
2022-10-26 ibehroozir iBehroozir 11
2022-10-25 rp-kundenbewertung RP-Kundenbewertung 23
2022-10-25 jetpack-videopress Jetpack VideoPress 217
2022-10-25 product-sticker Product Sticker 33
2022-10-25 gsheetconnector-for-elementor-forms Elementor Forms GSheetConnector 62
2022-10-25 super-payments Super Payments 57
2022-10-25 cartpanda Cartpanda 33
2022-10-24 onvo-pay ONVO Pay 22

Top 12 – 17th October 2022

The top 12 WordPress plugins by total downloads for 17th October 2022 follows:

  • There are still only 10 plugins that have reached 100 million total downloads.
  • Nearly 200 plugins added since the last report in September.
  • I wonder what percentage of these are block based plugins?

Total downloads: 7,564,032,343

Plugins: 60290

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Top 12 – 20th September 2022

The top 12 WordPress plugins by total downloads for 20th September 2022 follows:

  • 7 plugins exceed 200 million
  • There are still only 10 plugins that have reached 100 million total downloads.
  • Just under 11 thousand plugins have been tested with WordPress 6.0
  • That’s fewer than one fifth of the total plugins.
  • … which now exceeds 60 thousand!

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Top 12 – 22nd August 2022

The top 12 WordPress plugins by total downloads for 22nd August 2022 follows:

  • 7 plugins exceed 200 million with Elementor now just ahead of WooCommerce
  • No other changes in the line up.
  • There are still only 10 plugins that have reached 100 million total downloads.
  • Under 10 thousand plugins have been tested with WordPress 6.0
  • That’s only 16%

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Top 12 – 19th July 2022

The top 12 WordPress plugins by total downloads for 19th July 2022 follows.

  • 5 plugins exceed 200 million
  • All In One SEO pack has exceeded 100 million.
  • which means 10 plugins now exceed 100 million total downloads.
  • Over 8 thousand plugins report they’ve been tested with WordPress 6.0
  • That’s just under 14%.

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Top 12 – 14th June 2022

The top 12 WordPress plugins by total downloads for 14th June 2022 follows.

  • Wordfence and Akismet have swapped again.
  • WP Forms Lite has exceeded 100 million.
  • Nearly 6 thousand plugins report they’ve been tested with WordPress 6.0… released on 24th of May.
  • Over 7 billion total downloads!

Total downloads: 7,000,777,496

Plugins: 59460

Top 12 plugins – total downloads and active

Position Plugin Total downloads
12 updraftplus 78,912,962
11 really-simple-ssl 90,737,400
10 all-in-one-seo-pack 98,854,495
9 wpforms-lite 106,937,903
8 google-analytics-for-wordpress 123,320,130
7 elementor 186,451,913
6 woocommerce 191,872,467
5 contact-form-7 222,605,087
4 wordfence 240,651,391
3 akismet 244,281,246
2 jetpack 278,082,371
1 wordpress-seo 436,438,695

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Top 12 – 19th April 2022

The top 12 WordPress plugins by total downloads for 19th April 2022 follows.

  • Wordfence has moved up to 3rd position, Akismet is now 4th
  • WP Forms Lite is approaching 100 million total downloads.
  • 15% of the plugins updated this year haven’t been tested with WordPress 5.9
  • 76 plugins already report they’ve been tested with WordPress 6.0… due for release on 24th of May.

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Top 12 – 15th March 2022

The top 12 WordPress plugins by total downloads for 15th March 2022 follows.

  • UpdraftPlus has replaced All in One WP Migration in 12th place.
  • 9,435 plugins have been updated to date this year.
  • But only 7,861 have been tested with WordPress 5.9
  • 41 have been tested with WordPress 6.0… which is due for release on May 24th.

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Yoast SEO – 400 million downloads

The total downloads of Yoast SEO ( aka WordPress SEO ) just exceeded 400 million. That’s just under 100 million dowloads in the last 12 months.

98 million downloads in a year is an enormous figure.

  • Only 8 plugins have achieved 98 million in total.
    • Only 99 plugins have reached 10 million total downloads.
  • Yoast SEO’s average downloads a month is over 8 million.
    • Only 110 plugins of 59,503 have achieved that figure in their lifetime.
  • Per day that’s just over 268 thousand.
    • 1666 plugins have achieved this total in their lifetime.
    • 98% of all plugins haven’t reached this figure.

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