At SaberWP we don’t shy away from saying that some plugins are simply better than others. A lot of review oriented businesses and people in the community tend to give indefinite answers about which plugins to use in each category. Now sometimes this is justified because there is no “clear winner” or market leader in the WordPress plugin category. Some types of plugins have a really competitive market with a range of good options. And yes, sometimes you have to base your decision making on the specific project that you’re building for in WordPress.
That preface out of the way, here are a list of WordPress plugin categories and our “clear choice” in each one.
WP Jobs Manager, WP Job Manager – A free extensible job board plugin for WordPress