WordPress Pluggins plays a major role if you are having a WordPress website.
There are multiple things which could be complicated for the other platforms of website like, php, java, html, majento etc.
Thus wordpress is a platform where users can manage their website by their own.
It’s a simple platform for users to build a website.
Wherein there are lots of things which cannot be implemented in the website without a professional developer.
Thus there are multiple plugins available for wordpress site to resolve the issue.
These plugins add awesome functionality to the website and make a great experience for a visitor who visits your website.
There are plenty of plugins are available in wordpress framework which significantly avoid typical coding on your website. In the meanwhile a number of plugins are available for a particular task in wordpress. But all you need to choose the best plugin for your website and its done from your end. Leave rest all to the plugin to perform the desired task for you.
However there are free and paid plugins available where you can choose both the options according to your requirement.
A freemium plugin can resolve your problem as few of the features offered here is free and few of the paid.
Now without getting delay, here I am sharing you the 5 must have plugin for your website.
Here in the list no. 1 plugin is jetpack from wordpress developed in house by wordpress team.
A one of the powerful plugin is available as freemium version which you can avail according to your project, requirement and budget.
As its name suggest itself, it’s a power-pack comes with multiple functionalities like site security, website performance, traffic growth, image optimization, website appearance, lazy loading and many more.
This multitasking plugin is responsible for your site to share your site content on third party sites to boost your site traffic altogether it creates a sitemap for your website to simplify the indexation process in search engines.
Its altogether protects your website from other malicious darkweb activities.
The other feature of this plugin is to monitor your website downtime and inform you about your website issues to proactively avoid the technical issues to the website.
One of my favorite features from this plugin is that it optimize your website images to load the webpage faster. It converts images to the next generation format WebP which is used by top-line eCommerce websites in India.
The second in the list is for SEO optimization and one of my favorite plugins for seo prospective.
Yes I am talking about Yoast SEO, so let’s get explore this awesome plugin for all your SEO optimization.
You can’t deny the search engines role to earn the traffic on every website. The number of users increases day by day, hence it’s pretty difficult for search engine serve the accurate and most authentic search result for a user specific query.
So it is very important to optimize your webpage content as per the search engine guidelines and Yoast SEO is all about the SEO measurement of your web content.
The Yoast SEO is one of the best SEO plugin which guides you all the way to create and optimize your content in best way.
It suggests you to optimize your content for both user’s and search engine prospective.
It will help you to write attractive Meta title within the SEO character limit.
Then it suggests you to fill the meta description for your content.
After that is ask for the keyword for your content and offer the suggestions about your content and keyword.
It is also suggest the content difficulty level and offer the optimization tips to simplify the content as per user reading prospective.
Contact Form 7
Contact form is something which is required for each business; hence this powerful plug-in is very essential tool for WordPress website
Contanct form 7 is very simple and quick to use which can be setup by anyone in the website.
Contact form is one of the most desired wordpress plugin available online.
Akismat is yet another powerful plugin developed by the super wordpress team. It is one of the default plugin comes with every new wordpress installation. It is basically a antispam plugin and check the spam comments on your website blogs and fitter out the spammy ones.
The plugin is very useful to check status of a comment, so that a user is able to find which comments were found spammy. Site owners also check the number of approved comments for each visitor and see the URLs in the comment body and can identify and remove the spammy comments.
The basic plugin is free for personal site however its professional version is paid which can be availed for commercial sites.
The premium plan provides advanced security options besides spam protection.
W3 total Cache
Caching is one of the best ways of improve the website performance in term of loading. The science behind the cache is to save the website data temporarily in the cache, so that if a user comes again to your site than it can load faster.
Cache is the virtual place where the website data saved temporarily in a computing environment.
To enable this functionality in the wordpress, a site owner can use the W3 total cache plugin.
Caching plugins will cache your posts and pages as a static HTML files which are served to the users as it is next time they visits to you website.
This reduces the server response to recall the data from different resources every time and loads the cache memory page to the users to fast loading of a webpage.
Site speed is a major factor of SEO hence it is very crucial to manage the page loading speed being a site owner.
These are the top 5 WordPress plugins as per my knowledge. If you are using them then comment below and if not, try them out, I am sure you won’t regret.
If you think I have missed any of the crucial plugin to add in this article do the comment below, I would separately will try to make another blog on these plugins.
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