Sites.temple.edu has plugins that site admins can activate to extend the features and functionality of their site. Plugins are disabled by default. It’s recommended to only activate the plugins that you require. Having many plugins needlessly activated can slow down your site and clutter the admin menus.
New plugins can be requested by opening a help ticket. However, please note that not all requests are approved and the approval process can take over a month to complete.
For additional assistance with any of these plugins, please open a help ticket.
Advanced Custom Fields
Add fields on demand. Our field builder allows you to quickly and easily add fields to WP edit screens with only the click of a few buttons!
Add them anywhere. Fields can be added all over WP including posts, users, taxonomy terms, media, comments and even custom options pages!
Show them everywhere. Load and display your custom field values in any theme template file with our hassle free developer friendly functions!
Akismet keeps your site protected from unwanted spam on your blog.
bbPress allows you to add a forum/discussion board to your site. Users can create conversation topics and reply to others.
bbPress Enable TinyMCE Visual Tab
This plugin provides additional options to the post editor specific to bbPress.
Broken Link Checker
Checks your blog for broken links and missing images and notifies you on the dashboard if any are found.
Enables the WordPress classic editor and the old-style Edit Post screen with TinyMCE, Meta Boxes, etc. Supports the older plugins that extend this screen.
This plugin allows you to add multiple authors to a single post on your blog.
CoBlocks is powerful but lightweight: it adds functionality to the WordPress editor without bloat. This is the plugin you’ve been waiting for, and it will make you rethink what WordPress is capable of.
The Content Expiration plugin allows authors to set an expiration time on their posts. The author is emailed two weeks before expiration and again upon expiration. Expired posts are marked as “expired,” never deleted.
Duplicate Posts, Pages and Custom Posts easily using single click. You can duplicate your pages, posts and custom post by just one click and it will save as your selected options (draft, private, public, pending).
Easy Google Fonts
A simple and easy way to add google fonts to your WordPress theme.
Email Subscribers & Newsletters
Add subscription forms on website, send HTML newsletters & automatically notify subscribers about new blog posts once it is published.
Ensemble Video Responsive Plugin
Easily embed Ensemble Videos in your site. This version includes responsive embed codes and several embedding options.
Google Photos & Picasa Viewer
Google Photo Gallery is based on Google Picasa API. Use the plugin to display your Google Photo (Picasa) Albums on your WordPress blog. Using the shortcodes it is simple to embed a single album or all your albums. Display albums in grid view, list view or carousel.
Gravity Forms (and Add-Ons)
Gravity Forms allows you to easily create and manage HTML forms on your site. There are add-ons to create polls, quizzes, surveys, and to allow users to create a signature with their mouse/tablet.
To see the full list of Gravity Forms add-on plugins, please check here.
The H5P plugin allows you to create and embed rich interactive multimedia content into your site. It uses HTML5 to support many different content types, including presentations, interactive videos with annotations, games, quizzes, fill-in-the-blanks, charts, questionnaires, and more.
Jetpack by WordPress.com
Jetpack’s features are divided into modules. Modules can be activated or deactivated as desired. It provides various features, including LaTeX equations/forumalas, contact forms, extra sidebar widgets, the ability to embed content (YouTube Videos, Tweets, and more), detailed vistor stats, and more. Jetpack requires you to link a WordPress.com account. If you do not have one, you will have to create one (it’s free!). Learn how to use Jetpack.
Juicer allows users to automatically pull in data from social media sites, including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, Tumblr, Pinterest, LinkedIn, Vimeo, and more. Users can gather content by username or hashtag and create filters to limit content. It requires a free account on the Juicer website.
Knight Lab TimelineJS
TimelineJS is an open-source tool that enables anyone to build visually rich, interactive timelines. Beginners can create a timeline using nothing more than a Google spreadsheet, like the one we used for the Timeline above. Check out http://timeline.knightlab.com/ for more information.
A user and role management plugin that puts you in full control of your site’s permissions. This plugin allows you to edit your roles and their capabilities, clone existing roles, assign multiple roles per user, block post content, or even make your site completely private.
Use a footnote in your post by using the footnote icon in the WordPress editor or by using the shortcode: [mfn]this will be a footnote[/mfn] The plugin will automatically associate sequential numbers with each plugin.
Multisite Language Switcher
The Multisite Language Switcher enables you to manage translations of posts, pages, custom post types, categories, tags, and custom taxonomies.
Upload PDFs and embed them straight into your site – just like adding images! PDFs will be automatically sized to their natural size and shape
Post Type Switcher
This plugin adds a simple post-type drop-down to the post editor interface, allowing you to reassign any post to a new post type. It allows you to switch post’s type while editing your post.
Really Simple CAPTCHA
Really Simple CAPTCHA is a CAPTCHA module intended to be called from other plugins. This plugin can be used with gravity forms to add a CAPTCHA. For more information please check out (PRD LINK)
Relevanssi is a search plugin that replaces the default WordPress search. It has advanced features, such as relevance-based results and boolean logic.
This alllows you to add Google Calendar events to your site.
Add Slack integration to a channel and send desired notifications as a slack bot. You can have alerts sent to a team when ever a comment, page, or post is made on your site.
Super Simple Google Analytics
This plugin allows site admins to insert Google Analytics tracking code into their site.
The Events Calendar
The Events Calendar is a carefully crafted, extensible plugin that lets you easily share your events.
This plugin enables advanced features in TinyMCE, the visual editor in WordPress. TinyMCE is the editor you use when creating or editing a blog post or page.
Visualizer: Charts and Graphs
A simple, easy to use and quite powerful tool to create, manage and embed interactive charts into your WordPress posts and pages. The plugin uses Google Visualization API to render charts.
WordPress Download Manager
WordPress Download Manager is a Files / Documents Management Plugin to manage, track and control file downloads from your WordPress Site.
WP 1 Slider
An ultimate WordPress Slider Plugin that allows you to make custom sliders and image galleries.
This plugin provides advanced SEO (search engine optimization) options for your site.