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Plugins with Most Active Installs on WordPress.org Plugin Repository

If you want to know which plugins on the WordPress.org 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 WordPress.org API on March 16, 2019, 2:23 pm

RankPluginAuthorActive InstallsRating
1Yoast SEOTeam Yoast5 Million 4.9
2Akismet Anti-SpamAutomattic5 Million 4.7
3Contact Form 7Takayuki Miyoshi5 Million 4.2
4Jetpack by WordPress.comAutomattic5 Million 3.9
5WooCommerceAutomattic4 Million 4.6
6WordPress Importerwordpressdotorg4 Million 3
7Classic EditorWordPress Contributors3 Million 5
8Really Simple SSLRogier Lankhorst, Mark Wolters2 Million 4.9
9Duplicate PostEnrico Battocchi2 Million 4.9
10Google XML SitemapsArne Brachhold2 Million 4.9
11Elementor Page BuilderElementor.com2 Million 4.8
12UpdraftPlus WordPress Backup PluginUpdraftPlus.Com, DavidAnderson2 Million 4.8
13Wordfence Security – Firewall & Malware ScanWordfence2 Million 4.8
14All-in-One WP MigrationServMask2 Million 4.7
15TinyMCE AdvancedAndrew Ozz2 Million 4.6
16All in One SEO PackMichael Torbert2 Million 4.4
17WP Super CacheAutomattic2 Million 4.3
18Google Analytics Dashboard Plugin for WordPress by MonsterInsightsMonsterInsights2 Million 3.9
19WP Multibyte PatchSeisuke Kuraishi1 Million 5
20Duplicator – WordPress Migration PluginSnap Creek1 Million 4.9
21Disable CommentsSamir Shah1 Million 4.9
22SiteOrigin Widgets BundleSiteOrigin1 Million 4.9
23Advanced Custom FieldsElliot Condon1 Million 4.9
24Contact Form by WPForms – Drag & Drop Form Builder for WordPressWPForms1 Million 4.9
25Mailchimp for WordPressibericode1 Million 4.8
26Page Builder by SiteOriginSiteOrigin1 Million 4.8
27Smush Image Compression and OptimizationWPMU DEV1 Million 4.8
28Cookie Notice for GDPRdFactory1 Million 4.8
29ManageWP WorkerGoDaddy1 Million 4.8
30Regenerate ThumbnailsAlex Mills (Viper007Bond)1 Million 4.7
31Limit Login AttemptsJohan Eenfeldt1 Million 4.6
32WP Mail SMTP by WPFormsWPForms1 Million 4.4
33Ninja Forms – The Easy and Powerful Forms BuilderThe WP Ninjas1 Million 4.4
34RedirectionJohn Godley1 Million 4.3
35Google Analytics Dashboard for WP by ExactMetrics (formerly GADWP)ExactMetrics1 Million 4.3
36W3 Total CacheFrederick Townes1 Million 4.3
37Hello DollyMatt Mullenweg1 Million 2.5


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

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By Isabel Castillo

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