Lean WP does a great job cleaning up the WordPress backend (Dashboard) and frontend!
With the Responsive Content plugin you can easily adjust the length of your content for different devices.
Transforms Chinese character titles into a permalink friendly slug, showing pinyin that can be read by humans and (Chinese) search engines alike.
This widget adds a mobile-optimised Google Static Map Image with a colored pin centered on a destination of your choosing.
The Simple Gallery plugin gives you a mini gallery with a beautiful CSS rollover effect using a simple shortcode.
Add links to external articles that you want to recommend to your readers.