The WP Greet Box plugin adds a welcome box to the top of your blog post and/or pages based on where the visitor came from. The box can be extensively customized and special greetings can be added. The plugin is useful if you wish to help new users find additional content on your blog as well as encourage visitors to subscribe to your feed or tweet the blog post they are currently viewing.
Extensive list of greetings for sites such as Google, Yahoo search, Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, etc…
Ability to add custom greetings and greeting icons
Open links in greeting box in new browser windows option
Display related posts within your welcome boxes to help visitor find additional relevant content
Extensive documentation to add greetings to your WordPress theme
The Subscribe to Comments WP plugin allows comment contributors to receive email notifications when additional comments are left for the specified blog post. This is a great way to encourage both comment contribution and increase your returning visits to your web site.
Customize From email address and name
Users who do not leave comments can subscribe to comments
Customize the messages shown to comment author, subscribers and unsubscribed users
Customize styling for subscription manager pages
Add your own custom header, footer and sidebar (for advanced users)
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Today we’re covering the Peter’s Custom Anti-SPAM plugin to combat comment SPAM in WordPress. The plugin adds a Captcha image to confirm that the actual user leaving the comment is a human and not a scripted SPAM bot or comment spamming crawler.