By: Rizwan Ahmed On Apr 02, 2019
A plugin is a software that is installed in programs containing a group of functions and enhance the capabilities of your website. WordPress Plugin is written in the PHP programming language and these plugins integrated with WordPress. For Example, if you want to see the gallery of images on the website, you need a plugin to watch it because your WordPress browser doesn’t have any tools it needs.
1. Jetpack Plugin
Jetpack is one of the most popular plugins of WordPress. This plugin can be used to perform various tasks like security, performance, traffic growth and appearance etc.
It monitors your website and also finds the issues. This plugin also offers its users to leave comments on your website or blog. And to top it all off, Jetpack makes it easy to share social media links
2. Yoast SEO Plugin
Yoast SEO is one of the most famous and commonly used plugins in WordPress, especially when it comes to site SEO (Search Engine Optimization).
This plugin has the ability to improve website ranking on search engines. It is useful as well as user-friendly to focus on creating the content.
It makes it easy to improve readability and increase traffic growth on your website. Yoast SEO includes guidelines for improving your search result. It’s a must tool for improving SEO for any website.
3. Google XML Sitemaps Plugin
Google XML Sitemaps is another very useful SEO plugin for WordPress. It helps the search engines like Google, Bing, Yahoo etc. to better index your website. When you activate the plugin, it automatically creates XML sitemap for your website. Whenever you publish something on your website this plugin notifies the search engine about the update.
Woocommerce is the most famous plugin for the WordPress when comes to doing business online, for example building an ecommerce website. This plugin creates online stores in which you can sell or buy anything on the website.
Woocommerce provides the services and benefits to the users. It has a lot of payment methods or option provide for your customers, like free shipping, local pickups, flat rates, and much more.
5. MonsterInsights Plugin
Monster Insights plugin is used for Google Analytics in WordPress. It’s basically a statistical tool for understanding website traffic. It also provides a summary of your website traffic. This plugin is one of the best ways to improve your website traffic and understand the audience. You can also integrate it with Google AdSense to also track your ads performance.This plugin is also used for SEO purpose.
6. Contact Form 7 Plugin
Contact Form 7 is a very useful plugin which lets you create simple and effectively contact forms. This plugin easily lets people connect and communicate with owner of the website. In which maintain user database for admin. When you activate this plugin it automatically creates a form for users which is easy to configure.
7. Email Plugins Plugin
This plugin is also useful for social media marketing. Email plugin is most commonly used in websites in which connecting to your customers and subscribers is paramount.
It allows users to login with their email address, in order to receive updates sent via email. It makes it easier for admins to maintain all user emails.
8. Slider Revolution Plugin
Slider Revolution is a responsive and user-friendly WordPress plugin. Its display your content and images in a beautiful way in the form of a slider. By using this tool you can easily create fully responsive sliders for your website. This plugin allows you to set your slider size using exact pixels. It’s effective and compatible with desktop and mobile devices.
9. Social Icons Plugin
Social media is the most popular platform to market your business or website. This plugin provides an easy way to display social icons on your website. You can add social media icons on any page or post using widget or short codes.
It provides customization options for the icons like resizing, square, rounded icons etc. with different layouts.
10. Images & Videos plugin
Often times your website’s speed slows down because of media library. This plugin optimizes the images in your media library and help maintain your website speed. This allows you to automatically increase the range of media library and makes it easy to upload the images. It automatically optimizes the JPEG and PNG images in your website.
It also lets you show or hide featured images for single post or page, and also smoothly add videos to your pages or posts.