Holidays are here, and most of you must be planning to wish your WordPress site readers Merry Christmas the best way.
You may already be using a stylish Christmas theme to decorate the site and wish readers. But mostly, people want to add a bit of holiday flair to create a festive temperament without changing the current theme.
You may go for some theme customizations; but if you ask me, I would advice you to use a plugin for that. So, what are some best WordPress Christmas plugins? Here’s the list of the free ones available at WordPress plugin repository:
- WP Super Snow
This plugin adds beautiful falling snow effect on your WordPress blog which is perfect on the occasion of Christmas. It makes use of jQuery and CSS3 with various options to customize snow flakes.
You can control plugin functionality like snowfall, cookie control, custom picture etc. and can limit and manage the display of welcome animated message on different pages using the several options in the plugin.
- Xmas Lights
Xmas Lights is a simple plugin which puts a string of blinking Christmas lights on the topmost area of your blog. It provides no settings and options, it will start working as soon as you install and activate it.
- Merry Christmas Everyone!
Add Santa Clause with gifts, candies and snow and much more on your WordPress blog with this simple plugin.
- Snow, Balloons and more
This one gives you a lot of options to control the type and the number of snowflakes and objects falling, multiple objects in the snow fall, object floating direction, stopping flakes after a definite time period, adding custom images and more.
- Snow Storm
Snow Storm displays white snow flakes falling from the top-left side down to the bottom-right side of your WordPress blog, which creates a stormy effect.
So, have you installed any of these plugins on you WordPress? Which one you liked the most? Let us know through comments and social media. Also suggest more Christmas plugins that you think should be listed here.
Tip: Don’t use more than two such plugins together, it may increase the load time of you blog.