University of Oregon

UO Blogs: Recommended Plugins


UO Blogs has a number of plugins to choose from to help enhance your blog or site. To get started, we recommend activating the following plugins:

Plugin Description
AddThis Social Share AddThis Social Share allows users to add social networking sharing and following buttons like Google+, Facebook Like, and Twitter to your blog.
Calendar Calendar allows you to manage your events and appointments and display them to the world on your blog.
FeedBurner FeedSmith FeedBurner FeedSmith is designed to redirect your blogs RSS feed to FeedBurner so you can easily monitor your RSS subscriber numbers.
Formidable Formidable forms allows you to easily create drag-and-drop forms, quizzes, polls, tests, and more.
Print Friendly and PDF Print Friendly and PDF plugin creates a button to add to your blog. The Printer Friendly and PDF button allows you to automatically create printer friendly and PDF versions of your pages.
Scheduled Content Scheduled Content allows you to make certain post or page content available only at scheduled periods. Once activated, you will see a new 'Schedule' icon added to your Visual editor.
WPTouch Pro This plugin reformats your website with a mobile theme tailored for mobile devices.

For a full list of available plugins, see List of Available Plugins for UO Blogs