WP DropFilters


WP DropFilters makes using long dropdowns and filters in WordPress Admin a lot more pleasant.

The Chosen jQuery Plugin is used for the WordPress Admins long dropdowns and the Filter fields are tamed.


  • Better Timezones dropdown
  • Example of a better language dropdown
  • Better filtering and dropdown search


  • Download and install using the built in WordPress plugin installer.
  • Activate in the “Plugins” area of your admin by clicking the “Activate” link.
  • No further setup or configuration is necessary.


What dropdowns does this target?

$( '.wrap .actions:not(.bulkactions) select' ).chosen();
$( '.wrap .form-table select' ).chosen();
$( '#posts-filter .filter-items select' ).chosen();

What filters are targeted?


posts-filter .tablenav.top .actions:not(.bulkactions)


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Where can I get support?

The WordPress support forums: https://wordpress.org/plugin/support/wp-dropfilters/

Report Bugs or Request Features?

Please do so on the Github Issue Tracker: Submit Bug or Feature Request

Can I contribute?

Yes, please! You can find WP DropFilters repository on Github
Hat Tip to John James Jacoby for the original thoughts.


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Contributors & Developers

“WP DropFilters” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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  • Initial release