Selected plugins in the top 30

Other plugins that were in the top 30 in 2012 and that get an honourable mention are:

Total plugins: 59659

Limit reached: 4 at 157

Position Plugin Total downloads Active Star Rating Tested up to
16 WordPress Importer 37778894 4000000 3 5.4.8
24 W3 Total Cache 33725385 1000000 4.4 5.8.2
82 BackWPup 11686146 700000 4.4 5.8.2
157 BackUpWordPress 4443512 200000 4.7 5.7.4
4 TOTALS 87633937


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W3 Total Cache

Make your website faster by caching.

BackWPUp and BackUpWordPress A couple of choices for performing a backup of your WordPress site. Just in case anything nasty happens.
WordPress Importer Import posts, pages, comments, custom fields, categories, tags and more from a WordPress export file.