For WordPress developers, plugins are their best friend that minimize most of their work. And in this today’s blog post, we have a collection of 15 cool WordPress plugins to work with widgets. Let’s have a look at them below!

1. Black Studio TinyMCE Widget

This plugin adds a new Visual Editor Widget type that allows you to insert rich text and media objects in your sidebars with no hassle. You can download it here.


2. Testimonials Widget

This plugin lets you randomly slide or list selected portfolios, quotes, reviews, or text with images or videos on your WordPress site. You can download this plugin here.


3. My Social Counter for WordPress

This plugin shows you the counter of followers and subscribers according to social network show. You can download it here.


4. Tabs Widget for WordPress

This plugin creates a new WordPress widget to display a tabbed panel with different content types on your site, from recent or popular posts to your latest tweets from your Twitter timeline. You can get this plugin here.


5. 5sec Content Scroller Widget

This plugin lets you scroll anything whether it be content from your site, RSS feed or custom text. You can get it here.


6. Sidebar & Widget Manager for WordPress

It helps to display relevant content on your pages. You can replace an existing sidebar (widget area) with a custom sidebar for one or group of pages, templates, posts, custom post types, taxonomies, etc. You can get this here.


7. Custom Widget Areas for WordPress

With this plugin, you can create an unlimited number of Sidebars and easily configure them by adding widgets in already familiar WordPress interface. You can get this plugin here.



8. HTML Javascript Adder

HTML Javascript Adder allows to insert HTML, javascripts, shortcodes, advertisements, flash embed codes, plain text etc in the sidebar via unlimited widgets with advanced targeting on posts and pages. You can download this plugin here.


9. Image Widget

This is a simple image widget that uses the native WordPress media manager to add image widgets to your site. You can download it here.


10. Authors Widget

This widget allows you to display your site authors with detail description and avatar in the sidebar. You can buy it here.


11. Extended Tags Widget

This is an advanced widget that gives you total control over the output of your tags. You can buy this widget here.


12. Hello tabs wordpress widget

“Hello tabs” is a wordpress plugin, which can be used for creating tabs element from any widgets you have. You can get it here.


13. Custom Post Widget

This plugin enables you to edit and display Content Blocks in a sidebar widget or using a shortcode. You can get it here.


14. Navigation Menu Widget

This is an advanced plugin that gives you total control over the output of your menus. You can get this plugin here.


15. Author Avatars List

This plugin displays lists of user avatars using widgets or shortcodes. You can get it here.


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Sabina Hona