For a website, when building a blog on WordPress platform, want to work well, it needs the support of Plugin.
However, you should only use the necessary plugins for WordPress. Instead of installing a dozen on it will greatly affect the speed of the website.
By my experience please share with you the list of plugins that should be included in WordPress through the following article.
1. Yoast Seo
Yoast Seo Seo plugin is very good support to the present. With more than 5 million installs, the popularity of this plugin is enough.
A really great product. But why is it needed?
As said, if you want your web Seo job to be softer. Definitely need tools to support. And Yoast Seo is an indispensable companion.
How will it help you?
- Optimize title, description, write standard Seo articles
- Configure important files like robots.txt, sitemap.xml
- Support to edit .htaccess file easily
- Delete / category / in the category URL
I have also tried to use some other Seo plugins but not equal to Yoast Seo. If you do not believe, just try!
Read more: How to use Yoast Seo in WordPress
2. WP Super Cache
Plugin WP Super Cache plays the role of optimizing the page loading speed for WordPress. It creates a static cache, when users move to a new page, some parts do not need to reload such as Header, Footer, Sidebar ...
In terms of Seo will be very beneficial to help users not feel uncomfortable when waiting.
WP Super Cache has installed over 2 million. Definitely a plugin worth installing on WordPress websites.
3. Contact Form 7, Ninja Forms
Even more important for websites about business, sales or services. When adding more contact forms to customers, it will be easy to contact if there is a need to solve something.
Akismet is one of the most powerful plugins available today. It helps prevent spammer comments from Spammer.
The way Akismet works is to record spam comments, if the text is not the same as the user it will hide those comments.
5. Wordfence Security
If you have not explored Wordfence Security yet, do not fully understand the power of this Plugin.
Wordfence is a pretty powerful WordPress security plugin. My current blogs use it and find it quite good.
Also you can learn more about iTheme Security, All In One WP Security ...
6. Pretty Link Lite
Pretty Link Lite help create affiliate marketing links more beautiful and professional.
If your blog is making money with the form of Affiliate then Pretty Link Lite is a necessary plugin to use.
Jetpack There are several statistics, access, pageview and traffic sources.
A famous plugin with over 5 million installs on WordPress.org.
Not only that, it has more than 30 other functions waiting for you to explore.
8. ShortCode Ultimate
Ultimate ShortCode Quite useful for theme developers. It will help to insert Shortcode easily.
Such as can set the price list, post slider, button, progress bar ...
8. Advanced TinyMCE
Advanced TinyMCE Support for text editing in WordPress. With a regular editor, the functions such as adjusting the font, text, background color ... are not available. So you should also install this plugin.
WooCommerce is an indispensable plugin for online sales websites. If you want to build a website displaying products and payment functions, WooCommerce is a perfect choice.
Conclusion: The above are essential plugins for WordPress. They have the function of Seo, security and support for admin to work more effectively.
More and more plugins are being launched, but to work and be effective, you need to have a choice. Avoid using too many plugins will adversely affect your blog, website.