There are 38 plugins used: 28 active plugins and 10 inactive plugins.
Active Plugins

Advanced Custom Fields 4.4.12  Advanced Custom Fields 4.4.12
» Elliot Condon (url)
Customise WordPress with powerful, professional and intuitive fields

Advanced Custom Fields: Gravity Forms Field 1.0.0  Advanced Custom Fields: Gravity Forms Field 1.0.0
» @adam_pope of @stormuk (url)
ACF field to select one or many Gravity Forms

Advanced Custom Fields: Number Slider 0.4.2  Advanced Custom Fields: Number Slider 0.4.2
» Q Studio (url)
Number Slider field for Advanced Custom Fields

Advanced Custom Fields: Repeater Field 2.0.1  Advanced Custom Fields: Repeater Field 2.0.1
» Elliot Condon (url)
This premium Add-on adds a repeater field type for the Advanced Custom Fields plugin

Akeeba Backup for WordPress 2.2.0  Akeeba Backup for WordPress 2.2.0
» Akeeba Ltd (url)
The complete backup solution for WordPress

All In One SEO Pack  All In One SEO Pack
» Michael Torbert (url)
Out-of-the-box SEO for your WordPress blog. Features like XML Sitemaps, SEO for custom post types, SEO for blogs or business sites, SEO for ecommerce sites, and much more. More than 30 million downloads since 2007.

Duplicate Post 3.2.1  Duplicate Post 3.2.1
» Enrico Battocchi (url)
Clone posts and pages.

Easy Columns v2.1.3  Easy Columns v2.1.3
» Pat Friedl (url)
Easy Columns provides the shortcodes to create a grid system or magazine style columns for laying out your pages just the way you need them. Using shortcodes for 1/4, 1/2, 1/3, 2/3, 3/4, 1/5, 2/5, and 3/5 columns, you can insert at least thirty unique variations of columns on any page and even in posts! Quickly add columns to your pages from the editor with an easy to use “pick n’ click” interface! For usage and more information, visit

External Links 6.8.1  External Links 6.8.1
» Denis de Bernardy & Mike Koepke (url)
Marks outbound links as such, with various effects that are configurable under Settings / External Links.

Google Analyticator 6.5.4  Google Analyticator 6.5.4
» SumoMe (url)
Adds the necessary JavaScript code to enable Google’s Analytics. After enabling this plugin you need to authenticate with Google, then select your domain and you’re set.

Google XML Sitemaps 4.0.9  Google XML Sitemaps 4.0.9
» Arne Brachhold (url)
This plugin improves SEO using sitemaps for best indexation by search engines like Google, Bing, Yahoo and others.

Gravity Forms 2.2.5  Gravity Forms 2.2.5
» rocketgenius (url)
Easily create web forms and manage form entries within the WordPress admin.

Gravity Forms - Placeholders add-on 1.2.1  Gravity Forms - Placeholders add-on 1.2.1
» Joan Piedra (url)
Adds HTML5 placeholder support to Gravity Forms’ fields with a javascript fallback. Javascript & jQuery are required.

Instagram Feed 1.6  Instagram Feed 1.6
» Smash Balloon (url)
Display beautifully clean, customizable, and responsive Instagram feeds

Instapage Plugin 3.2.2  Instapage Plugin 3.2.2
» Instapage (url)
The best way for WordPress to seamlessly publish landing pages as a natural extension of your website.

Login LockDown v1.7.1  Login LockDown v1.7.1
» Michael VanDeMar (url)
Adds some extra security to WordPress by restricting the rate at which failed logins can be re-attempted from a given IP range. Distributed through Bad Neighborhood.

Monarch Plugin 1.1.2  Monarch Plugin 1.1.2
» Elegant Themes (url)
Social Media Plugin

Photo Gallery 2.2.104  Photo Gallery 2.2.104
» WebDorado (url)
This plugin is a fully responsive gallery plugin with advanced functionality. It allows having different image galleries for your posts and pages. You can create unlimited number of galleries, combine them into albums, and provide descriptions and tags.

Pixel Cat Lite 2.4.0  Pixel Cat Lite 2.4.0
» Fatcat Apps (url)
Provides an easy way to embed Facebook pixels

Redirection 3.2  Redirection 3.2
» John Godley (url)
Manage all your 301 redirects and monitor 404 errors

Regenerate Thumbnails 3.0.2  Regenerate Thumbnails 3.0.2
» Alex Mills (Viper007Bond) (url)
Regenerate the thumbnails for one or more of your image uploads. Useful when changing their sizes or your theme.

Simple Calendar 3.1.14  Simple Calendar 3.1.14
» Simple Calendar (url)
Add Google Calendar events to your WordPress site in minutes. Beautiful calendar displays. Fully responsive.

Sitemap 4.3  Sitemap 4.3
» webvitaly (url)
[pagelist], [subpages], [siblings] and [pagelist_ext] shortcodes

Sucuri Security - Auditing, Malware Scanner and Hardening 1.8.12  Sucuri Security - Auditing, Malware Scanner and Hardening 1.8.12
» Sucuri Inc. (url)
The Sucuri plugin provides the website owner the best Activity Auditing, SiteCheck Remote Malware Scanning, Effective Security Hardening and Post-Hack features. SiteCheck will check for malware, spam, blacklisting and other security issues like .htaccess redirects, hidden eval code, etc. The best thing about it is it’s completely free. Live Chat 0.3.4 Live Chat 0.3.4
» Tawkto (url)
Embeds live chat widget to your site

WP-PageNavi 2.92  WP-PageNavi 2.92
» Lester 'GaMerZ' Chan (url)
Adds a more advanced paging navigation to your WordPress blog

WP-PluginsUsed 1.50  WP-PluginsUsed 1.50
» Lester 'GaMerZ' Chan (url)
Display WordPress plugins that you currently have (both active and inactive) onto a post/page.

WP Mail, Email Logs, Gmail SMTP, PHP Mailer - Mail Bank 3.0.51  WP Mail, Email Logs, Gmail SMTP, PHP Mailer - Mail Bank 3.0.51
» Tech Banker (url)
WordPress SMTP Plugin that sends outgoing email with SMTP or PHP Mailer. Supports Gmail SMTP, Sendgrid SMTP, oAuth, Email Logs and almost everything!

Inactive Plugins

CKEditor for WordPress  CKEditor for WordPress
» CKSource (url)
Replaces the default WordPress editor with CKEditor

Forms: 3rd-Party Integration 1.7.4  Forms: 3rd-Party Integration 1.7.4
» zaus, atlanticbt, spkane (url)
Send plugin Forms Submissions (Gravity, CF7, Ninja Forms, etc) to a 3rd-party URL

Pure Chat 2.0  Pure Chat 2.0
» Pure Chat, Inc. (url)
Website chat, simplified. Now 100% Free for Live Chat. Unlimited Operators, Unlimited Chats! Love purechat? Spread the word! Click here to review the plugin!

Smartwaiver Waiver Widget 1.0  Smartwaiver Waiver Widget 1.0
» Smartwaiver (url)
Plugin for displaying customized Smartwaiver Waiver Widget.

User Role Editor 4.40  User Role Editor 4.40
» Vladimir Garagulya (url)
Change/add/delete WordPress user roles and capabilities.

Widget Options 3.6  Widget Options 3.6
» Phpbits Creative Studio (url)
Additional Widget options for better widget control. Get Extended Widget Options for WordPress for complete widget controls. Thanks!

Wordpress Firewall 1.25 for WP 2.x  Wordpress Firewall 1.25 for WP 2.x
» SEO Egghead, Inc. (url)
Blocks suspicious-looking requests to WordPress.

WP File Manager 1.9  WP File Manager 1.9
» mndpsingh287 (url)
Manage your WP files.

WP Insert Code 1.0  WP Insert Code 1.0
» AntonAKH (url)
Insert your code and scripts to your Wordpress website

WP Super Cache 1.5.9  WP Super Cache 1.5.9
» Automattic (url)
Very fast caching plugin for WordPress.

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