It’s always good to show your killer post to your readers, so that you can reduce your blog’s bounce rate as well as your readers won’t miss any important information on your blog. But showing your featured articles manually is not a good idea, why not to use featured post plugin for self hosted WordPress blogs? These plugins are user-friendly and can be installed in minutes to your WordPress blog.
Here are 5 attractive featured post plugins for your WordPress blog, you can choose any of them according to your WordPress themes and requirements:
NextGEN WordPress Plugin
NextGEN is for all image lovers having image gallery with Flash Slideshow. If you have a photography blog then NextGEN is worth giving a try. It gives you many options like you can create your own set of images and upload in a zip-file and also watermark your images.
Slidepress WordPress Plugin
Slidepress is for bloggers of all niche, you can easily make your blog attractive and add featured post easily with this plugin. It is fully customizable, dynamic media player for their photos and videos.
Featurific WordPress Plugin
Featurific WordPress plugin integrates easily with the WordPress.com Stats plugin to select most popular post from the blog. This plugin is easy to customize the display and properties of the plugin and provides an array or user-customizable templates.
All above featured post plugins are useful to let your readers know about popular and useful articles on your blog. Do let us know which featured article plugin you use for your WordPress blog?