GD Clever Widgets


Powerful widgets to enhance your website

A collection of sidebars widgets for unit conversion, advanced navigation, QR Code, videos, posts and authors information, enhanced versions of default widgets and more.

Available on GitHub
First released
8 years, 2 months ago
System Requirements
PHP: 7.0
WordPress: 5.0
or ClassicPress: 1.0
Individual network websites

A great widgets collection

GD Clever Widgets Pro is a collection of 17 additional easy to use widgets to enhance any WordPress powered website

Enable widgets you need only

If you don’t need all the widgets plugin has, you can use the plugin settings to enable only some of the widgets.

Disable some WordPress widgets

The plugin adds a few widgets that can replace default WordPress widgets, you can disable those default widgets.

Uniform widgets interface

All widgets use easy to use tabbed interface where all settings are organized based on the settings use type.

Customizer Support

All plugin widgets work inside the WordPress Customizer, and they also support the live preview when changing settings.

SCSS and Templates

The plugin uses SCSS for styling (it has compiled CSS and SCSS included), and most rendering is templates based.

Cache for Widgets

Widgets that are based on the posts queries can be cached to improve performance. You can set the cache expiration for each widget.

Enhanced Widgets

The plugin can replace some WordPress default widgets with more powerful versions that include various new settings and filters.


Replacement for default Calendar widget with post types filtering, control over calendar elements and two different stylings to choose from.


Replacing default Posts widget and adding terms and author filters, post thumbnail filter, several templates to show thumbnails and other post information

Terms Cloud

Replacing default Cloud widget with filters for taxonomies, terms limiting and exclusion and ordering, display control, and few more things.

Check out more about these and other enhanced widgets:

And even more widgets

Navigation, QR Code, units and currency conversion, more content widgets.

QR Code

Add QR Code that supports various styling changes, it is rendered with JavaScript and can contain all sorts of content.


The plugin contains 4 navigation widgets that support hierarchical AJAX navigation for date archives, terms, menus and pages.


And, the plugin has various other content based widgets to show author information, related and selected posts, videos…

Quick Features Overview

Here is the quick overview of all plugin features

  • 17 widgets in version 3.0
  • Widget: Currency Exchange
  • Widget: Units Converter
  • Widget: QR Code (v1.3)
  • Widget: Video Playlist (v1.1)
  • Widget: Featured Post (v1.4)
  • Widget: Related Posts (v2.0)
  • Widget: Posts Authors (v2.0)
  • Widget: Author Information (v2.0)
  • Widget: Date Archives Navigator
  • Widget: Menu Navigator
  • Widget: Pages Navigator
  • Widget: Terms Navigator
  • Widget: Enhanced Meta (v1.4)
  • Widget: Enhanced Calendar (v1.1)
  • Widget: Enhanced Term Cloud (v1.3)
  • Widget: Enhanced Posts
  • Widget: Enhanced Text
  • Disable unused widgets
  • Disable some WordPress widgets
  • Override rendering templates
  • SCSS default styling
  • Cache for widget’s output
  • Unified widgets interface

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Knowledge Base and Support

Knowledge Base

To get help for this plugin, start with FAQ and the Knowledge Base.

Knowledge Base

Support Forums

If you need help with the plugin or to report problems, use support forums.

Support Forum

Request Demo

Do you have doubts about whether this plugin is right for you? Test it first.

Request Demo

Plugin Translations

Plugin's basic language is English. The plugin is translation ready, with empty POT file with all the string included in the plugin directory.

The plugin also includes full or partial translations for:
Dansk (Danish), Deutsch (German), Deutsch Schweiz (German, Switzerland), Español (Spanish, Spain), Español de Argentina (Spanish, Argentina), Español de México (Spanish, Mexico), Français (French), Français de Belgique (French, Belgium), Français du Canada (French, Canada), Italiano (Italian), Nederlands (Dutch), Polski (Polish), Português (Portuguese, Portugal), Português do Brasil (Portuguese, Brazil), Русский (Russian), Српски (Serbian), Svenska (Swedish).

It is possible that plugin has some minor spelling issues, mistypes words and other issues. Please, report any problems you find, and they will be fixed, and POT file updated when needed.

You can join the translations project for this plugin, and help with translating it to your native language. You can read more about it here: Plugin Translations.

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Plugin Accessibility

Plugin Accessibility Status

Front End: Yes
Admin Side: Yes

Report Accessibility Issues

Web accessibility is increasingly important factor in web development, and with the accessibility support you are making sure that people with disablities are able to use your website. Developing for accessibility is one of the priorities on Dev4Press, and we are using WCAG guidelines and approved tools to test our plugins and improve accessibility for on both admin side and the front end (for plugins with front end controlls and features).

Keep in mind that there still might be some accessibility issue with the plugin, and if you find any, please report them via support forum, and such report will be given highest priority, and issue will be fixed as soon as possible.

More Features

Settings Import and Export

All Dev4Press premium plugins have a set of easy-to-use tools to export all plugin settings into files with JSON serialization. And, you can export settings from that file. This way you can keep your settings safe, or transfer settings from one website to another.

Browser Compatibility

All our plugins are compatible with all popular internet browsers. This includes Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Apple Safari, Opera, Microsoft Edge, all tested across different operating systems and desktop and mobile devices.

Regular Updates

All Dev4Press premium plugins are constantly developed and will receive regular updates to fix reported bugs, fix any security issues, enhance and improve every aspect of plugins. And using our Updater plugin you can update directly from WordPress.

Complete Localization

All Dev4Press free and lite plugins have a WordPress standard PO/MO translation system implemented, making it easy to translate into any language. Depending on the plugin, translations can be split into two or more files for easier translations handling.

Excellent Support

One of our primary goals is to provide the best support possible. This includes an active support forum, priority support (for Agency license), and an ever-expanding knowledge base and FAQ to ensure that you get all the information you need for our plugins.

Secure and Clean Code

All Dev4Press premium plugins are coded using best coding practices, with code tested for all potential security problems. We are constantly working on maintaining full WordPress compatibility and the highest level of security for all our products.

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