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 September 23, 2021, 12:35 am

RankPluginAuthorActive InstallsRating
1Really Simple SSLReally Simple Plugins5 Million 5
2Classic EditorWordPress Contributors5 Million 4.9
3Yoast SEOTeam Yoast5 Million 4.8
4Elementor Website BuilderElementor.com5 Million 4.7
5Akismet Spam ProtectionAutomattic5 Million 4.7
6WooCommerceAutomattic5 Million 4.5
7Contact Form 7Takayuki Miyoshi5 Million 4.1
8Jetpack – WP Security, Backup, Speed, & GrowthAutomattic5 Million 3.9
9Contact Form by WPForms – Drag & Drop Form Builder for WordPressWPForms4 Million 4.9
10Yoast Duplicate PostEnrico Battocchi & Team Yoast4 Million 4.8
11Wordfence Security – Firewall & Malware ScanWordfence4 Million 4.7
12All-in-One WP MigrationServMask4 Million 4.6
13WordPress Importerwordpressdotorg4 Million 3
14UpdraftPlus WordPress Backup PluginUpdraftPlus.Com, DavidAnderson3 Million 4.8
15MonsterInsights – Google Analytics Dashboard for WordPress (Website Stats Made Easy)MonsterInsights3 Million 4.6
16Advanced Custom FieldsDelicious Brains2 Million 4.9
17XML SitemapsAuctollo2 Million 4.9
18LiteSpeed CacheLiteSpeed Technologies2 Million 4.9
19MC4WP: Mailchimp for WordPressibericode2 Million 4.8
20WP Mail SMTP by WPFormsWPForms2 Million 4.8
21Duplicate Pagemndpsingh2872 Million 4.8
22All in One SEO – Best WordPress SEO Plugin – Easily Improve SEO Rankings & Increase TrafficAll in One SEO Team2 Million 4.5
23Advanced Editor Tools (previously TinyMCE Advanced)Automattic2 Million 4.5
24RedirectionJohn Godley2 Million 4.3
25WP Super CacheAutomattic2 Million 4.3
26Starter Templates — Elementor, Gutenberg & Beaver Builder TemplatesBrainstorm Force1 Million 5
27WP Multibyte PatchSeisuke Kuraishi1 Million 5
28CookieYes | GDPR Cookie Consent & Compliance Notice (CCPA Ready)WebToffee1 Million 4.9
29Limit Login Attempts ReloadedLimit Login Attempts Reloaded1 Million 4.9
30Essential Addons for ElementorWPDeveloper1 Million 4.9
31Elementor Header & Footer BuilderBrainstorm Force, Nikhil Chavan1 Million 4.9
32Coming Soon Page, Maintenance Mode & Landing Pages by SeedProdSeedProd1 Million 4.9
33Smash Balloon Social Photo FeedSmash Balloon1 Million 4.9
34WP Fastest CacheEmre Vona1 Million 4.9
35Cookie Notice & Compliance for GDPR / CCPAHu-manity.co1 Million 4.9
36Duplicator – WordPress Migration PluginSnap Creek1 Million 4.9
37WPS Hide LoginWPServeur, NicolasKulka, wpformation1 Million 4.9
38Loco TranslateTim Whitlock1 Million 4.9
39WP-Optimize – Cache, Clean, Compress.David Anderson, Ruhani Rabin, Team Updraft1 Million 4.8
40LoginizerSoftaculous1 Million 4.8
41Page Builder by SiteOriginSiteOrigin1 Million 4.8
42Smush – Lazy Load Images, Optimize & Compress ImagesWPMU DEV1 Million 4.8
43Disable Comments – Remove Comments & Protect From SpamWPDeveloper1 Million 4.7
44AutoptimizeFrank Goossens (futtta)1 Million 4.7
45ManageWP WorkerGoDaddy1 Million 4.7
46Custom Post Type UIWebDevStudios1 Million 4.7
47Regenerate ThumbnailsAlex Mills (Viper007Bond)1 Million 4.6
48iThemes Security (formerly Better WP Security)iThemes1 Million 4.6
49WordPress Popups for Marketing and Email Newsletters, Lead Generation and Conversions by OptinMonsterOptinMonster Team1 Million 4.5
50Better Search ReplaceDelicious Brains1 Million 4.5
51Gutenberg Template Library & Redux FrameworkExtendify1 Million 4.5
52Insert Headers and Footers by WPBeginnerWPBeginner1 Million 4.4
53Ninja Forms Contact Form – The Drag and Drop Form Builder for WordPressSaturday Drive1 Million 4.4
54W3 Total CacheBoldGrid1 Million 4.4
55SiteGround OptimizerSiteGround1 Million 4.4
56One Click Demo ImportOCDI1 Million 4.3
57Site Kit by Google – Analytics, Search Console, AdSense, SpeedGoogle1 Million 4.1
58ExactMetrics – Google Analytics Dashboard for WordPress (Website Stats Plugin)ExactMetrics1 Million 2.5
59Facebook for WooCommerceFacebook1 Million 2.3
60WooCommerce Shipping & TaxWooCommerce1 Million 2.2


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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