Best Post Page is a WordPress plugin, that utilizes optimization algorithms to chose the best posts from your blog.
WP-ShortStats should be installed before this plugin can be activated. This plugin tries to use the statistics from WP-SS to optimize the posts.
No, just install the plugin and the page will automatically display the 'best of posts'.
No, just install the plugin and the page will be created automatically.
The 'best of posts' page will be deleted. Nothing will be lost, the data is dynamically created so just reactivate the plugin and the 'best of posts' page will be back.
Yes, the plugin calls an API with data about your posts. The API service uses an optimization algorithm to determine the best 10 posts that should be displayed. This list is sent back to the page to be displayed. This is done server side so the client (browser) is not part of the API call.
Yes, you can change the title or the content (default content = 'This is a list of the best posts.') but you cannot change the permalink (what shows in the URL when you are on the page http://yourblog/best-of-posts/)