Admin Toolbar Menus, a new WordPress plugin add 3 new menu locations to the WP toolbar and you can easily create your own custom toolbar menus with default WordPress menus functionality present in Dashboard -> Appearance -> Menus page. It supports multi level navigation and works seamlessly with existing toolbar menus.
Now new WordPress version provides you 8 different color schemes, few days back we have also discussed about Adding Some More Admin Area Color Schemes and how you can Randomly Change WordPress Admin With Various Colors Schemes. You can select your favorite color scheme from Dashboard -> Users -> Your Profile page but that doesn’t changes the color of admin barin the front-end, it remains same on all color schemes. This tutorial is on new WordPress plugin that one thing automatically, it simply changes the color of admin bar in front-end on the basis of selected color scheme.
You can make your multisite management better by adding more useful functions for super admins. Multisite Enhancements is the new WordPress plugin that allows you to enhance the network admin area by adding some new useful functions to it like the plugin adds several useful items to the multisite ‘Network Admin’ admin bar, it enables ‘Add New’ link under the Plugins menu only for Network admins (super admins), shows which blogs have which plugin and theme active and much more.
Page Edit Toolbar is a simple WordPress plugin that adds a toolbar (in WP admin bar) showing list of recently updated pages, links present in the list directs you to edit section of particular page.
Now for quick access you can easily add WordPress theme and plugin dashboard menus in admin bar by activating a simple-light-weight WordPress plugin called Plugins and Themes in Admin Bar. The plugin becomes more useful for WordPress developers who need to install, upload and edit themes or plugins often.
There are many different plugins available that allows you to hide or edit WordPress Howdy message which shows up on the top right corner or admin bar and is visible only to logged in users. This tutorial explains you how you can change that Howdy message and add some greetings depending on the time of the day. For Example: If its morning time the plugin will display Good Morning message as shown in the given screenshot.
There are many features in WordPress that doesn’t provides you any admin area setting and option pages. WordPress Helpers plugin opens up those missing settings you wish were there in WordPress and gives you control over them.
Dashboard Links Terminator is a simple WordPress plugin that quickly terminates the top-right corner WordPress logo and its drop down links from your admin area dashboard.
Multisite Toolbar Additions is a powerful, light weight WordPress plugin that simply adds some very useful admin links in toolbar. It also provides support for various popular third party plugins listed in WP plugin’s page. With this plugin you get quick links to visit admin pages easily. For example: you can access the ‘Nav Menu’ Settings of a sub site/blog using your admin bar from frontend or backend of any subsite.
Sometimes you want to remove the logo from WordPress admin bar especially when you are keeping admin bar visible for the logged out users or sometimes in your client websites etc. You can do this very easily by adding a code snippet in your theme functions file.
A cool AJAX login widget with SSL support is available for free download in WordPress plugin repository. Best for website owners who wants to avoid redirect to WP login page from users.