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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 May 22, 2019, 12:31 pm

RankPluginAuthorActive InstallsRating
1Yoast SEOTeam Yoast5 Million 4.9
2Akismet Anti-SpamAutomattic5 Million 4.7
3Contact Form 7Takayuki Miyoshi5 Million 4.1
4Jetpack by WordPress.comAutomattic5 Million 3.9
5Classic EditorWordPress Contributors4 Million 5
6WooCommerceAutomattic4 Million 4.6
7WordPress Importerwordpressdotorg4 Million 3
8Duplicate PostEnrico Battocchi3 Million 4.9
9Wordfence Security – Firewall & Malware ScanWordfence3 Million 4.8
10Really Simple SSLRogier Lankhorst, Mark Wolters2 Million 4.9
11Google XML SitemapsArne Brachhold2 Million 4.9
12Contact Form by WPForms – Drag & Drop Form Builder for WordPressWPForms2 Million 4.9
13UpdraftPlus WordPress Backup PluginUpdraftPlus.Com, DavidAnderson2 Million 4.8
14Elementor Page BuilderElementor.com2 Million 4.8
15All-in-One WP MigrationServMask2 Million 4.7
16TinyMCE AdvancedAndrew Ozz2 Million 4.6
17All in One SEO PackMichael Torbert2 Million 4.4
18WP Super CacheAutomattic2 Million 4.3
19Google Analytics Dashboard Plugin for WordPress by MonsterInsightsMonsterInsights2 Million 4.3
20WP Multibyte PatchSeisuke Kuraishi1 Million 5
21Disable CommentsSamir Shah1 Million 4.9
22SiteOrigin Widgets BundleSiteOrigin1 Million 4.9
23Duplicator – WordPress Migration PluginSnap Creek1 Million 4.9
24Advanced Custom FieldsElliot Condon1 Million 4.9
25Cookie Notice for GDPRdFactory1 Million 4.8
26Smush Image Compression and OptimizationWPMU DEV1 Million 4.8
27Page Builder by SiteOriginSiteOrigin1 Million 4.8
28Mailchimp for WordPressibericode1 Million 4.8
29Regenerate ThumbnailsAlex Mills (Viper007Bond)1 Million 4.7
30Limit Login AttemptsJohan Eenfeldt1 Million 4.6
31WP Mail SMTP by WPFormsWPForms1 Million 4.4
32Ninja Forms – The Easy and Powerful Forms BuilderThe WP Ninjas1 Million 4.4
33W3 Total CacheFrederick Townes1 Million 4.3
34RedirectionJohn Godley1 Million 4.3
35Google Analytics Dashboard for WP by ExactMetrics (formerly GADWP)ExactMetrics1 Million 4.3
36Hello DollyMatt Mullenweg1 Million 2.5


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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By Isabel Castillo

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