Skype is small businesses’ best friend. As a business owner, you can use this service to provide better support to your customers and turn your visitors into leads. There are also many free Skype widgets available for the WordPress. In this post I have collected 12 of the most popular WordPress widgets for your WordPress Skype.

You can free download and install in your wordpress blogs. You are most welcome to suggest any additions to this list. You can use the comments box below to make any suggestions. You may also take a look at our past collections for inspiration: WordPress Themes for Photography, Free Filter WordPress Plugins and Login Forms for Websites and Apps.

1. Skype Online Status

This WordPress plugin allows you to add one or multiple, highly customizable and accessible (!) Skype buttons to your site.

Skype Online Status
Skype Online Status

2. Vihv Skype and Callto links

Allow to use custom menu links like “skype:your_skype_name?call” and “callto:your_phone_number” in wordpress menu.

Vihv Skype and Callto links
Vihv Skype and Callto links

3. Formilla Live Chat

The Formilla.com Live Chat Platform offers FREE live chat and premium services for your WordPress site. Allow your visitors to chat with you live if they have any questions or need support.

Formilla Live Chat
Formilla Live Chat

4. Skype Master

Skype Master allows you to display your Skype Online Status Button plus all 6 available skype actions, Call Me, Add Me, Chat with Me, View My Profile, Leave me Voicemail, Send Me a File.

Skype Master
Skype Master

5. Cute Profiles

Cute Profiles is a free WordPress Plugin which will bring all your Social Profiles at one location i.e.

Cute Profiles
Cute Profiles

6. Sliding Social Icons

WordPress Sliding Widgets Plugin will help your to create a sliding icon list dynamically where you can place on your website. The icons slide when you the user hovers over it.

Sliding Social Icons
Sliding Social Icons

7. Social Media Widget

The Social Media Widget is a simple sidebar widget that allows users to input their social media website profile URLs and other subscription options to show an icon on the sidebar.

Social Media Widget
Social Media Widget

8. Simple Skype Status

Simple Skype Status comes along with a quick and easy 3-step configuration. The plugin is as simple as it can be and of course without any hidden limitations!

Simple Skype Status
Simple Skype Status

9. Contact Call

Contact-Call plugin lets your website visitors call and contact you from your website across the globe for free. You can take call on your skype/GTalk/Mobile phone.

Contact Call
Contact Call

10. Wizpert Button to Share Your Expertise

Share your knowledge with your fans, and make some money! – place a Wizpert button on your blog.

Wizpert Button to Share Your Expertise
Wizpert Button to Share Your Expertise

11. Klout Social Profile Widget

Klout Social Profile Widget displays your Klout score together with you social media profiles (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, etc) on your WordPress Sidebar.

Klout Social Profile Widget
Klout Social Profile Widget

12. Skype Status AJAX Refresh

WordPress widget displaying your Skype status with periodically AJAX refresh (refresh Skype status widget without reloading entire page).

Skype Status AJAX Refresh
Skype Status AJAX Refresh