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    5 WordPress Plugins to Enhance Your Blog Sidebar

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    Whenever any visitor login to your blog, layout is something which gives the first impression of your blog. Thus it is important that your blog should please eyes of visitor and for that your sidebars plays a big role. Blogs having a messed up sidebar never looks attractive. Thus it is important to have useful widgets that too properly organized.

    Here are 5 such useful WordPress plugins which will help you to make your blog’s sidebar more organized and attractive:

    Widget Logic:

    If you want that you can display different sidebar on different pages then Widget Logic WordPress plugin will help you to do that. You can select which widget is going to be added on which page by using an extra control field called as “widget logic”.

    WidgetLogic 5 WordPress Plugins to Enhance Your Blog Sidebar

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    Share and follow:

    Share and follow helps you to manage and follow all your social networking links and RSS feeds. You can use it as a widget, shortcode, auto added or template tag. It also supports multiple language and gravatar. This plugin is worth giving a try as it is packed with lots of good features.

    ShareandFollow 5 WordPress Plugins to Enhance Your Blog Sidebar

    [ Download Link ]

    Get Social:

    Get social allows you to add attractive social networking floating box at sidebar of your blog like Twitter, Facebook, Digg etc. You can add any number of additional social media sharing buttons. It auto- adjusts itself to all the screen resolutions.

    GetSocial 5 WordPress Plugins to Enhance Your Blog Sidebar

    [ Download Link ]

    Chicklet Creator:

    RSS subscribers are important for all the blogs and Chicklet Creator helps you to create list of different RSS subscription options at the sidebar of your blog. By default it will select your wordpress feeds, but you can change it by adding URL of different RSS options according to your requirement.

    chickletcreator 5 WordPress Plugins to Enhance Your Blog Sidebar

    [ Download Link ]

    Twitter Fans:

    Twitter Fans WordPress plugins helps you to add a widget in your blog sidebar to show your Twitter followers count. You can easily customize the background, color etc and you just need to enter your Twitter username, no need to share password.

    TwitterFans 5 WordPress Plugins to Enhance Your Blog Sidebar

    [ Download Link ]

    More over I would suggest you should have feed subscription option, recent posts, random posts as a part of your blog sidebar.

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    { 9 comments… read them below or add one }

    Hunter

    Great list. I use widget logic, it is very useful.

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    kbharath

    I have tried other plugins but not these two Chicklet Creator, Twitter Fans i am going to try twitter fans widget today. thanks for sharing this great twitter fans widget Whiz.

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    Shaiq Uddin

    A nice post to read.. but I don’t agree with the author that we should use all the plugins mentioned like; Chicklet Creator

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    shashank

    will be soon jazzing up my sidebar !
    thanks for this post :)

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    Rahul @ MazaKaro

    that is a very helpful list of plugins, i bet every single one needs that , i loved the fact it’s easy to share and follow and the twitter fans one , great list i’ll be using some :)

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    Nihar

    Thanks for sharing these. I wil check all of them.

    I find Widget Logic and Get Social interesting.

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    Namit Gupta

    I have been using Widget Logic from a quite a long time, its very useful if one wants to show certain widgets on single post pages only or want to hide widgets from homepage or anywhere else.

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    Andy @ FirstFound

    I’ve seen GetSocial around, but I’ve never found out what it’s called. Nice one for helping me out!

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    greg urbano

    twitter widget is a must try for me, thanks for the info

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