Following is a list of plug-ins that I have installed and activated on my blog (or keeping listed for future reference), for those that might be curious.
Updated September 30, 2022.
|Advanced Editor Tools (previously TinyMCE Advanced)||5.6.0||Extends and enhances the block editor (Gutenberg) and the classic editor (TinyMCE). By Andrew Ozz.
|Akismet Anti-Spam||5.0.1||Used by millions, Akismet is quite possibly the best way in the world to protect your blog from comment and trackback spam. It keeps your site protected from spam even while you sleep. To get started: 1) Click the “Activate” link to the left of this description, 2) Sign up for an Akismet API key, and 3) Go to your Akismet configuration page, and save your API key. By Automattic|
|Anti-spam Reloaded||6.5||No spam in comments. No captcha. (Replaced the previous Anti-spam plugin I stopped updating) | By kudlav, webvitaly | GitHub|
|Asset CleanUp: Page Speed Booster||220.127.116.11||Unload Chosen Scripts & Styles from Posts/Pages to reduce HTTP Requests, Combine/Minify CSS/JS files. | By Gabriel Livan|
|CodeColorer||0.9.16||This plugin allows you to insert code snippets to your posts with nice syntax highlighting powered by GeSHi library. | By Dmytro Shteflyuk | FAQ | Support|
|Disable Emojis (GDPR friendly)||1.7.4||Disable Emojis (GDPR friendly) | By Ryan Hellyer|
|Disable Google Fonts||2.0||Disable enqueuing of Open Sans and other fonts used by WordPress from Google. By Milan Dinić | Plugin at WordPress|
|Featured Image From URL||4.1.4||Allows to use an external image as Featured Image of your post, page or Custom Post Type, such as WooCommerce Product (supports Product Gallery also). | By Marcel Jacques Machado|
|Google Analytics Dashboard Plugin for WordPress by MonsterInsights||8.9.0||The best Google Analytics plugin for WordPress. See how visitors find and use your website, so you can keep them coming back. | By MonsterInsights|
|Lazy Load – Optimize Images||2.3.6||The tiny Lazy Load script for WordPress without jQuery or others libraries. | By WP Rocket|
|PHP Everywhere||3.0.0||This plugin enables PHP code in pages, posts and everywhere you can place a Gutenberg block 🔥. Attention: The update to 3.0.0 is a breaking change that removes the [php_everywhere] short code and widget. Run the upgrade wizard from this plugin’s settings to help you migrate to Gutenberg blocks. | By Alexander Fuchs | Visit plugin site|
|Sassy Social Share||3.3.43||Slickest, Simplest and Optimized Share buttons. Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Pinterest, WhatsApp and over 100 more. | By Team Heateor|
|Subscribe To Comments Reloaded||220725||Subscribe to Comments Reloaded is a robust plugin that enables commenters to sign up for e-mail notifications. It includes a full-featured subscription manager that your commenters can use to unsubscribe to certain posts or suspend all notifications. | By WPKube|
|WP-Polls||2.76.0||Adds an AJAX poll system to your WordPress blog. You can easily include a poll into your WordPress’s blog post/page. WP-Polls is extremely customizable via templates and css styles and there are tons of options for you to choose to ensure that WP-Polls runs the way you wanted. It now supports multiple selection of answers. | By Lester ‘GaMerZ’ Chan|