Using a WordPress site for e-commerce, blogging, communication, or business doesn’t seem strange at all. But did you know you can actually turn a WordPress site into a full online arcade? With the use of a few plugins and themes, you can operate a fully-functional arcade will filled with online games and flash games of all types to pull in visitors. The possibilities there are endless. Here are 6 of the plugins you should know about when it comes to starting your WordPress arcade.
Our first plugin makes short work of adding an arcade section to your website. This plugin will actually automatically add games and embed them in your site without any customization or editing to your original theme. It also will generate unique descriptions for your embedded games. You simply run the plugin to fetch available games, and then publish them to your site. It couldn’t be easier.
- Online Games
A simple solution to add games to your site, Online Games allows you to embed individual games on your site with a little bit of shortcode. You will be able to embed games like Iron Man 2, Batman Defend Gotham, Angry Birds Space, Pokemon Tower Defense, Super Mario Brothers, Super Mario World, and almost 80 more games of all kinds.
- MyArcadePlugin Starter
MyArcadePlugin Starter is the first part of a complete suite of solutions to turn your site into an online arcade. It comes with multiple options for fetching and publishing games on your site. It is fully responsive and ready out of the box coming packaged with a premium responsive arcade theme and the MyScoresPresenter Plugin.
- MyArcadePlugin Pro
The Pro version of MyArcadePlugin steps up by streamlining and simplifying creating an online arcade. It gives you quick access to over 70,000 games that you can instantly publish on your site for free. You can import IBPArcade Games, PHPBB Games, Zip Games, SWF Games, DCR Games, Iframe Games, Embed Games and Unity 3D Games. It also comes packaged with 3 premium plugins and a premium arcade theme. Best of all the game control panel lets you manage your arcade on a game by game basis- letting your create your perfect arcade.
- MyArcadePlugin – Theme Integration
This plugin allows you to easily integrate the MyArcadePlugin products on your established site. Whatever theme you are using, this plugin will let you seamlessly create your arcade. It gives you the full online arcade experience without having to edit or change your theme.
- WP Arcade Plugin
This plugin is a bit different in that it is marketed as a turn-key system for creating a membership driven online arcade. It is incredibly quick and easy to set up and customize, and comes with all of the features you would expect in a premium arcade website.