Supported Recipe Plugins

Save Recipe” functionality is built into several different plugins, some free and some pay-for. Choose one of the following plugins.

BigOven Recipe SEO Plugin (WordPress) by BigOven

Improve your food blog with rich-snippet markup, SEO improvements, save recipe button, Ziplist import, printing and more.

  •  Improve your Google and Bing search-engine presence: The plugin takes care of hidden “rich snippets” markup of recipes for Search Engine Optimization (SEO) with the preferred format from Google and Schema.org: hRecipe
  • Import your Ziplist recipes: If you used the Ziplist plugin in the past, transitioning is seamless. The BigOven plugin will import your archived recipes and update the shortcodes in old posts to the newly updated recipe records in a single click.
  • Print button and print format: Each recipe has a print button that brings readers to a handy print-friendly view of your recipe, which can be printed with or without recipe photo.
  • Streamlined “Save Recipe” and/or “Add to Grocery List”mobile features with terrific companion app: Add a “Save Recipe” button on your recipe cards that allows them to be easily saved to the reader’s recipe collection and/or grocery list. Readers can then carry your recipes with them to the grocery store or kitchen counter with the award-winning BigOven recipe apps. Full credit and links to your original recipe are preserved.
  • Three different recipe templates (NEW!): Display your recipes in one of three different templates that mesh seamlessly with your WordPress theme.
  • PLUS – organize your recipes in a handy dashboard and be eligible for FREE branded promotion from BigOven.

See examples of the plugin in action or download here.

EasyRecipe PLUS ($24.95) with built-in “Save Recipe” button

EasyRecipe PLUS is a great option for bloggers looking for full-featured recipe formatting and high-end organization and SEO capabilities. You can enable the BigOven “Save Recipe” button right in the “Settings” area of the plugin.

  • Full range of SEO capabilities
  • Great recipe organizer
  • Easy import from Ziplist
  • Tested, proven platform well-loved by food bloggers
  • Streamlined “Save Recipe” and/or “Add to Grocery List”mobile features with terrific companion app: Add a “Save Recipe” button on your recipe cards that allows them to be easily saved to the reader’s recipe collection and/or grocery list. Readers can them carry your recipes with them to the grocery store or kitchen counter with the award-winning BigOven recipe apps. Full credit and links to your original recipe are preserved.
  • Turning on the “Save Recipe” feature makes you eligible for free branded promotion:  BigOven will be highlighting recipes found on the web with the “Save Recipe” button enabled.  You’ll get direct web traffic right to your blog from within our apps, which have been downloaded 11+ million times and are used by millions of cooks each month.

See examples of the plugin in action or download Easy Recipe PLUS here.

Recipe Hero (WordPress) plus their free BigOven Integration

Recipe Hero is another great recipe management, formatting and SEO plugin.  Once you’ve installed the FREE Recipe Hero plugin, simply add the FREE Recipe Hero BigOven Extension to enable “Save Recipe” support!

  • Gives your readers “Add to Grocery List” and “Save Recipe” features, with a popular, highly-rated app.  An original link carries with your recipes, directing them back to your blog when they’re making the recipe, or when they email it to friends.
  • Makes you eligible for free branded promotion:  BigOven will be highlighting recipes found on the web with the “Save Recipe” button enabled.  You’ll get direct web traffic right to your blog from within our apps, which have been downloaded 11+ million times and are used by millions of cooks each month.

See examples of the plugin in action or download Recipe Hero and BigOven Integration.

WP Ultimate Recipe (WordPress) with BigOven”Save Recipe” integration.

Note: This plugin has been updated — we are working with the developer on their new version to ensure that it’s Save enabled, but it’s not ready yet. WP Ultimate Recipe is a beautiful and user-friendly recipe plugin for WordPress.  With their latest release (January 2015), you can add the “Save Recipe” right to your recipes by checking that option in the Settings panel.

  • Gives your readers “Add to Grocery List” and “Save Recipe” features, with a popular, highly-rated app.  An original link carries with your recipes, directing them back to your blog when they’re making the recipe, or when they email it to friends.
  • Makes you eligible for free branded promotion:  BigOven will be highlighting recipes found on the web with the “Save Recipe” button enabled.  You’ll get direct web traffic right to your blog from within our apps, which have been downloaded 11+ million times and are used by millions of cooks each month.

See examples of the plugin in action or download WP Ultimate Recipe.

Save Recipe Button (WordPress) from BigOven – for bloggers keeping Ziplist

This FREE plugin complements the Ziplist plugin with “Save Recipe” features and does not require that you migrate any data into a new format.

  •  Gives your readers “Add to Grocery List” and “Save Recipe” features, with a popular, highly-rated app.  An original link carries with your recipes, directing them back to your blog when they’re making the recipe, or when they email it to friends.
  • Compatible with Ziplist!
  • Makes you eligible for free branded promotion:  Starting in 2015, BigOven will be highlighting recipes found on the web with the “Save Recipe” button enabled.  You’ll get direct web traffic right to your blog from within our apps, which have been downloaded 11+ million times and are used by millions of times each month.
  • Simple and free:  Just install the plugin and activate it!  It adds a “Save Recipe” button to your Ziplist-formatted recipes.  Lets you keep your existing recipes formatted in Ziplist and migrate to a new plugin on your own timeline

Download the Save Recipe Button.

Developer? Add Your Recipe Plugin To This List!

It takes about 10 minutes of development time to add Save Recipe functionality to your plugin.

Add it to your plugin and then let us know, and after a quick check, we’ll add your plugin to the list of supported plugins!