Arguably the king of all glute exercises, the barbell hip thrust is known to activate the gluteus maximus more than any other exercise, including the squat!
An advanced unilateral lower-body exercise, the barbell side lunge is great for developing unilateral lower-body strength, coordination, and balance.
An advanced bodyweight exercise, the bodyweight fly (aka rollout fly) can be an isolation or compound exercise depending on whether you extend your elbows.
The incline dumbbell front raise is an isolation exercise that targets your anterior deltoid. Your lateral deltoid and upper chest are the main synergists.
The kneeling cable hip extension is an isolation exercise that targets your gluteus maximus. Your hamstrings assist as synergists.
Great for beginners, the bodyweight sumo squat is useful for learning the very basics of squat form (keeping your torso upright, knees out, and head up).
The dumbbell sumo squat (aka dumbbell plie squat) is great for learning squat form, especially how to keep your knees out and torso upright as you squat.
Mainly targeting your glutes and quads, the dumbbell rear lunge is great for developing balance, coordination, and unilateral lower-body strength.
Targeting your pecs, anterior deltoids, triceps, and elbow flexors, the isometric wiper is a compound bodyweight exercise, good for burning out your chest.
Use the barbell Bulgarian split squat to improve your barbell squat, your lunge, and your balance, and to develop unilateral lower-body functional strength.
Learn how to properly perform the cable front raise, a shoulder isolation exercise that mainly works your anterior and lateral deltoids and upper pecs.
The barbell kneeling squat activates the glutes more than does any other squat variation! However, use it sparingly because it's not good for your knees.