WordPress have an awesome administrator area, but despite that there are very productive WordPress Administrator plugins available.
WordPress is by far the most loved Content Management System, old news, right? But what makes it so? It is not only because WordPress is friendly with visitors, this is because WP is also very friendly for administrators.
I wasn’t able to to focus on WordPress for a while, and that is because of the mega posts we are making related to graphic design, so you are in for a treat this week if you are in the field of designing.
It adds some icons to the Manage posts/pages view with AJAX-driven CMS-known functions like toggling post/page visibility, changing publication date and title without having to open the edit screens or reload the page.
The might of WordPress administration tools. A bundle of tools for administrators whether they are running a blog or a website.
A specific admin navigation bar just for the for the top brass of the blog/website. WordPress 3 already has an admin bar but this one can be customized according to your needs. There are many other options as well.
Safely test drive any theme as an administrator, while visitors use the default one.
Scans your WordPress installation for security vulnerabilities and suggests corrective actions.
Send and receive e-mails on the administration panel and optionally receive SMS messages when new messages or comments arrive.
It’s important for a non technical administrator to be able to diagnose server related problems in WordPress but also rapidly retrieve feedback regarding their web server. This simple plugin adds an option to an administrator’s Tools menu which displays standard phpinfo() feedback details to the user.
Manage and keep track of your blog articles and post ideas. Option to allow all users to view the Administrators post ideas and write them (great for multiple author blogs).
Backup your WordPress Database and Files, and more!
Get control of the WordPress wysiwyg visual editor and add some functionality with more buttons and custom TinyMCE plugins.
WordTube is your Media Center plugin for WordPress.
Although this plugin is not available in English right now, it gives a huge control over administrating the view of the website, from user end as well as admin end.
Simple plugin that leaves sticky notes on the WordPress admin dashboard for other admins and editors etc.
Improve the usability of your WordPress CMS system. This plug-in creates a dashboard widget with clearly labeled large buttons of the most common tasks one would perform when using WordPress as a content management system.
The Easy Admin Color Schemes plugin allows users to easily customize the colors of the administration interface for WordPress.
The Custom Admin Branding Plugin allows you to brand and customize the WordPress administration area for clients or for personal use.
Fully automatic upgrades of your WordPress blog
The InstantUpgrade plugin downloads the latest WordPress version from the WordPress server and unpacks it at your server. In the next step, it deletes all of your old WordPress files (except
wp-config.php) and puts the new files into your WordPress directory. Finally, it runs the database upgrade script. That procedure is exactly what the official guide proposes, only 30 times faster and with you leaning back.
Just Unzip (LGPL Licensed) takes a zip file you upload from the “Write” page, unzips it, stores the zipped files in your upload folder, and associates.