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 January 15, 2021, 1:37 pm

RankPluginAuthorActive InstallsRating
1Really Simple SSLReally Simple Plugins5 Million 5
2Yoast SEOTeam Yoast5 Million 4.9
3Classic EditorWordPress Contributors5 Million 4.9
4Elementor Website BuilderElementor.com5 Million 4.8
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
10Wordfence Security – Firewall & Malware ScanWordfence4 Million 4.7
11WordPress Importerwordpressdotorg4 Million 3
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
16WP Mail SMTP by WPFormsWPForms2 Million 4.8
17MC4WP: Mailchimp for WordPressibericode2 Million 4.8
18Google Analytics Dashboard Plugin for WordPress by MonsterInsightsMonsterInsights2 Million 4.6
19All in One SEOAll in One SEO Team2 Million 4.6
20Advanced Editor Tools (previously TinyMCE Advanced)Automattic2 Million 4.5
21WP Super CacheAutomattic2 Million 4.3
22Advanced Custom FieldsElliot Condon1 Million 4.9
23Limit Login Attempts ReloadedLimit Login Attempts Reloaded1 Million 4.9
24Duplicator – WordPress Migration PluginSnap Creek1 Million 4.9
25LiteSpeed CacheLiteSpeed Technologies1 Million 4.9
26Cookie Notice for GDPR & CCPAdFactory1 Million 4.9
27Smash Balloon Social Photo FeedSmash Balloon1 Million 4.9
28WP Fastest CacheEmre Vona1 Million 4.9
29LoginizerSoftaculous1 Million 4.9
30Coming Soon Page, Maintenance Mode & Landing Pages by SeedProdSeedProd1 Million 4.9
31Loco TranslateTim Whitlock1 Million 4.8
32Page Builder by SiteOriginSiteOrigin1 Million 4.8
33Smush – Lazy Load Images, Optimize & Compress ImagesWPMU DEV1 Million 4.8
34WP-Optimize – Clean, Compress, Cache.David Anderson, Ruhani Rabin, Team Updraft1 Million 4.8
35Regenerate ThumbnailsAlex Mills (Viper007Bond)1 Million 4.7
36Disable Comments – Remove Comments & Protect From SpamWPDeveloper1 Million 4.7
37ManageWP WorkerGoDaddy1 Million 4.7
38AutoptimizeFrank Goossens (futtta)1 Million 4.7
39iThemes Security (formerly Better WP Security)iThemes1 Million 4.7
40Duplicate Pagemndpsingh2871 Million 4.7
41Redux – Gutenberg Blocks Library & + Dovy Paukstys1 Million 4.6
42Limit Login AttemptsJohan Eenfeldt1 Million 4.6
43SG OptimizerSiteGround1 Million 4.5
44Better Search ReplaceDelicious Brains1 Million 4.5
45Marketing Toolkit by OptinMonster – Popups, Email Optin Forms & Newsletter SubscribersOptinMonster Team1 Million 4.5
46One Click Demo ImportProteusThemes1 Million 4.4
47W3 Total CacheBoldGrid1 Million 4.4
48Ninja Forms Contact Form – The Drag and Drop Form Builder for WordPressSaturday Drive1 Million 4.4
49RedirectionJohn Godley1 Million 4.3
50Insert Headers and FootersWPBeginner1 Million 4.3
51Facebook for WooCommerceFacebook1 Million 2.5
52Google Analytics Dashboard for WP by ExactMetrics (formerly GADWP)ExactMetrics1 Million 2.5
53WooCommerce 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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