13 Best WordPress Maintenance Plugins
WordPress is one of the most popular and widely used blogging and website platforms. It is used all around the world and is loved by its users due to the fact that it is quite user-friendly and customizable. WordPress is extremely easy to use and even beginners find it easy to handle. But like all other things WordPress blogs or websites need proper and regular maintenance to run perfectly.
One of the most amazing things about WordPress is the availability of plugins which can help you do all your tasks easily, quickly and automatically. They even make the irksome task of maintenance quite easy, quick and stress-less.
A plethora of maintenance plugins are available out there, with new plugins being developed every day. Out of that huge collection of such plugins, finding the best ones is not an easy task. To help you out in this matter, we have a collection of 13 Best WordPress maintenance plugins that will help you keep your blog/website running smoothing and without any problem. So check them out and pick the ones that suit your needs the best!
WP Maintenance Mode
This plugin comes in handy when your website/blog is undergoing maintenance processes. It adds a splash page that tells your visitors that the site is down for maintenance and will be up and running soon.
This plugin is really useful as it allows reducing file size as it automatically shortens URLs and removes all standard comments and unneeded whitespace from an HTML document.
It lets you remotely manage your WordPress websites/blogs from one place.
Restricted Site Access
It limits access to visitors from specific IP addresses. It offers various options for managing blocked visitors.
User Meta Manager
It allows adding, editing, or deleting user meta data easily and quickly. Restricting access or inserting user meta data into posts or pages is possible with this amazing plugin.
WP-DBManager allows optimizing database, repairing it, backing it up, restoring it, deleting backup database, dropping/emptying tables and running selected queries etc. It even supports automatic scheduled back up, optimization and repairing of database.
This plugin is a comment spam filter that checks the comments for spams and blocks them.
It offers ameliorated control over the Post Revision system of WordPress.
User Role Editor
It lets you change role capabilities easily and quickly. It allows changing any standard WordPress user role, except that of administrator.
Comments Cleaner cleans all the HTML tags, BBCode tags and links from comments on your website/blog.
This plugins allows finding divested options and removing them from the wp_options table.
XCloner – Backup and Restore
This one is a feature rich files and database backing up and restoring plugin for WordPress.
WP Security Scan
WP Security Scan, as the name suggests, allows scanning your WordPress installations for security issues.
That’s an amazing list of plugins. The one that I find the most useful is Ultimate Maintenance Mode, I use it every time I decide to make changes to my blog.
Great Tools! WPManager has been a favorite of mine recently. I manage countless blogs and other WordPress sites and having a tool to manage them all has become a complete necessity.
WordPress is really superb when it comes to user friendliness and the plethora of plugins supporting several functions like maintenance and SEO is a great add on by this amazing CMS.
nice information. thank you for sharing it.
Akismet is one of my favorite as I dont have to spend hours of time cleaning up spams. I haven’t used rest of the plugins. I will give them a try.
wow. These all are new plugins for me. I only know about Akismet before but all these are awesome. Specially i like comment cleaner who can clean all the comments in few minutes. 🙂