Transform WordPress into more than just a Blog

Since publication of our first article on Getting 110% out of WordPress, there have been a couple of new plugins and themes released all aimed at transforming WordPress into much more than just a blog. In this Part 2 series, we’ll take a look at another set of plugins/themes.

Quality Control – WordPress as a Bug Tracker

Quality Control is a WordPress theme that will turn a basic WordPress install into a simple and straight-forward ticketing system. It allows users to create tickets, assign statuses, milestones, categories, and tags. Other users can then interact with the tickets, updating their state, milestone, or any other property.

WordPress 3 Invoices – Generate Invoices within WordPress

WordPress 3 Invoice is a plugin that allows you to create, print and send professional looking invoices whilst integrating with WordPress 3 seamlessly. WordPress 3 Invoice offers powerful and simple functions that you can use to create a custom invoice theme.

RoloPress – WordPress as a CRM

RolePress is a Customer Relationship Management (CRM) system that allows you to organize contact and companies. You can keep track of phone numbers, email addresses, websites, social networks and many other types of information.

WPAuctions – WordPress as an Auction Site

WP Auctions allows you to host auctions on you WordPress powered blog or website. It supports basic features like Buy It Now buttons, membership registration, and even allows you to put your actions in a post or a page. This plugin is available in either free or commercial version.

WP-Answers – WordPress as a Question / Answers site

Wp-Asnwers is a commercial plugin will allow you to transform your WordPress site into a question and answers site. Users can register to ask and answer questions posed by others. Its a great way to foster interaction between your site members. There is also a built-in syndication system that auto generates content from Yahoo! Answers.

JobPress – WordPress as a Job Board Site

JobPress is a WordPress theme that turns your website into a perfect working Job Board Software.  The theme is commercial and comes with a lot of features all tied in an easy-to-use and customize interface.

Check out our directory for more WordPress plugins and WordPress themes


  1. Asshu

    I installed qualitycontrol theme and wpauctions. Both of them are amazing .

  2. Asshu

    Looked at wp-answers .There is noting special with that .If we create a site using this plugin .Our site looks like a simple commenting system . We can create such site making more feature rich using some code and free plugins . The developers didn't mentioned even the license too .