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Plugins with Most Active Installs on Plugin Repository

If you want to know which plugins on the plugin repository have the highest number of active installs, you can see those here. The stats on this page are always current because they will be refreshed every seven days.

The plugins are ranked by the highest number of active installs. Please note that if two or more plugins have the same number of active installs, then those are ranked in order of the highest rating.

This list includes all plugins that have reached 1 million active installs and higher.

Each plugin lists its plugin name, author, number of active installs, and average rating.

Here is the list of the top most actively installed WordPress plugins:

These stats were generated from the API on October 22, 2020, 2:55 pm

RankPluginAuthorActive InstallsRating
1Classic EditorWordPress Contributors5 Million 4.9
2Yoast SEOTeam Yoast5 Million 4.9
3Elementor Website BuilderElementor.com5 Million 4.8
4Akismet Spam ProtectionAutomattic5 Million 4.7
5WooCommerceAutomattic5 Million 4.5
6Contact Form 7Takayuki Miyoshi5 Million 4.1
7Jetpack – WP Security, Backup, Speed, & GrowthAutomattic5 Million 3.9
8Really Simple SSLReally Simple Plugins4 Million 5
9WordPress Importerwordpressdotorg4 Million 3.1
10Contact Form by WPForms – Drag & Drop Form Builder for WordPressWPForms3 Million 4.9
11Wordfence Security – Firewall & Malware ScanWordfence3 Million 4.8
12Yoast Duplicate PostEnrico Battocchi & Team Yoast3 Million 4.8
13UpdraftPlus WordPress Backup PluginUpdraftPlus.Com, DavidAnderson3 Million 4.8
14All-in-One WP MigrationServMask3 Million 4.6
15Google XML SitemapsAuctollo2 Million 4.9
16All in One SEO PackAll in One SEO Team2 Million 4.7
17WP Mail SMTP by WPFormsWPForms2 Million 4.7
18Google Analytics Dashboard Plugin for WordPress by MonsterInsightsMonsterInsights2 Million 4.6
19Advanced Editor Tools (previously TinyMCE Advanced)Automattic2 Million 4.5
20WP Super CacheAutomattic2 Million 4.3
21Coming Soon Page, Maintenance Mode & Landing Pages by SeedProdSeedProd1 Million 5
22WP Fastest CacheEmre Vona1 Million 4.9
23Loco TranslateTim Whitlock1 Million 4.9
24Disable CommentsWPDeveloper1 Million 4.9
25Duplicator – WordPress Migration PluginSnap Creek1 Million 4.9
26Limit Login Attempts ReloadedWPChef1 Million 4.9
27Advanced Custom FieldsElliot Condon1 Million 4.9
28LoginizerSoftaculous1 Million 4.9
29Smash Balloon Social Photo FeedSmash Balloon1 Million 4.9
30Cookie Notice for GDPR & CCPAdFactory1 Million 4.9
31LiteSpeed CacheLiteSpeed Technologies1 Million 4.9
32Smush – Lazy Load Images, Optimize & Compress ImagesWPMU DEV1 Million 4.8
33Page Builder by SiteOriginSiteOrigin1 Million 4.8
34MC4WP: Mailchimp for WordPressibericode1 Million 4.8
35ManageWP WorkerGoDaddy1 Million 4.7
36Duplicate Pagemndpsingh2871 Million 4.7
37iThemes Security (formerly Better WP Security)iThemes1 Million 4.7
38AutoptimizeFrank Goossens (futtta)1 Million 4.7
39Regenerate ThumbnailsAlex Mills (Viper007Bond)1 Million 4.7
40Limit Login AttemptsJohan Eenfeldt1 Million 4.6
41Redux – Gutenberg Blocks Library & + Dovy Paukstys1 Million 4.5
42SG OptimizerSiteGround1 Million 4.5
43Better Search ReplaceDelicious Brains1 Million 4.5
44W3 Total CacheBoldGrid1 Million 4.4
45One Click Demo ImportProteusThemes1 Million 4.4
46Ninja Forms Contact Form – The Drag and Drop Form Builder for WordPressSaturday Drive1 Million 4.4
47Marketing Toolkit by OptinMonster – Popups, Email Optin Forms & Newsletter SubscribersOptinMonster Team1 Million 4.4
48Insert Headers and FootersWPBeginner1 Million 4.3
49RedirectionJohn Godley1 Million 4.3
50Google Analytics Dashboard for WP by ExactMetrics (formerly GADWP)ExactMetrics1 Million 2.5
51WooCommerce Shipping & TaxAutomattic1 Million 2.3


I hope you enjoyed this compilation of the most actively installed plugins. This list will be automatically updated every seven days with current stats.

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