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Free Wordpress Plugins

Please find a collection of handy and useful small plugins for Wordpress these are available to anyone for free. Please be aware that these plugins have a very limited support via the Freebie section of our Forums.

Licensing
Unless otherwise specified these plugins hosted on newmedias.co.uk freebie area are licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 2.0 UK: England & Wales License

Free Wordpress Plugins

Please read the requirements of each plugin before installing….

Your Approve User

Your Approve User Screenshot
Description: Simple Plugin that holds new registrations in a queue and requires an admin to approve a user before they can login into the site. Once approved user is emailed and they can then login as normal.
Version:1.0
Download URL:Download Here


Shortcode Widget

Description: Simple Plugin that allows you to display widgets in your posts rather then the sidebar. Shortcode Widget creates 3 new “sidebars” which in reality can be called by using the in post code of [ widget id=1 ].
Read the readme in the zip for full details and styling information.
Version:1.0
Download URL:Download Here


Remove Dates from Old Posts

Old Post Dates Admin Screen
Description: Remove date information from posts which are older, the number of days before a post and comment date are removed can be set in “settings” in wp-admin. You will still need to modify themes as often post dates have additional content around them so a handy function for use in templates is also included.
Version:2.0
Download URL:Download Here


Password – Partial Post Protection

Description: This plugin provides a simple way to protect in post content without the need for a full blown management system. Content held within [ passsword ][ /password ] are hidden from view until the user has submitted the correct password.

Read the readme in the zip for full details and styling information.
Version:1.0
Download URL:Download Here


Cambridge New Media Staff plugins

These plugins were written by Cambridge New Media Services staff but are not hosted on newmedias.co.uk but rather the individuals website.

Wordpress Session Manager

Description: Simple plugin to give me some information on my last days visitors.
Version:1.1
Download URL:http://www.sean-barton.co.uk/wordpress-session-manager/


Comment Prompt

Description:The idea is to encourage lurkers and long term visitors to take the plunge and comment on your blog.
Version:0.4
Download URL:http://www.timnash.co.uk/comment-prompt/