Essential WordPress Plugins

WordPress Plugins provide the ability to extend your WordPress blog or website beyond its core functionality. Plugins allow you to configure and customize your site to do almost anything you can imagine. WordPress has a database of over 26,000 plugins, each of which offers custom functions and features enabling users to tailor their sites to their specific needs

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    WordPress SEO by Yoast

    WordPress out of the box is already technically quite a good platform for <a href="" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">SEO</a>, but that doesn't mean you can't improve it further!

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    Akismet checks your comments against the <a href="" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Akismet</a> web service to see if they look like spam or not and lets you review the spam it catches under your blog's "Comments" admin screen. Akismet is comes "out of the box" with your WordPress site.

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    Visual Composer for WordPress

    WordPress can be limiting to the average users when it comes to how you want your page layout to look. Even though you can do anything with HTML and CSS, most users do not know these coding languages. That’s where <a href="" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Visual Composer</a> for WordPress can help. &nbsp;Visual Composer transforms the default WordPress page editor into a robust feature-rich editor that allows you to add columns, image galleries, accordions, tour sections, call-to-action buttons, videos, and much more. &nbsp;<br>

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    W3 Total Cache

    <a href="" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">W3 Total Cache</a> improves the user experience of your site by increasing server performance, reducing the download times and providing transparent content delivery network (CDN) integration.

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    404 Redirected

    Broken pages present a business and SEO problem for your website. 404 Redirected allows WordPress admins to have control over their dead links and redirects from inside the admin panel. 404 Redirected records all URLs that users have visited and allows the admin to easily create 301 and 302 redirects to valid pages on their site. This will redirect traffic to the appropriate content as well as pass PageRank to the correct pages.

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    Contact Form 7

    <a href="" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Contact Form 7</a> is the most comprehensive contact form plugin you’ll find. Regardless of your website type, you’ll want to include some way for your users to contact you. Creating a form is the best and easiest way to do this. The plugin is flexible and you can add multiple contact forms to any page

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    Google XML Sitemaps

    <a href="" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Google XML Sitemaps</a> will automatically create an XML sitemap for your website. This plugin is the easiest way to do that. XML sitemaps are, pretty much, only useful for search engines. This type of sitemap helps the search engines crawl and index your website faster. Plus, every time you make a change to your website, your XML sitemap will automatically be updated, which will notify every search engine that you’ve made a changed, increasing your likelihood of showing up on that particular search engine.

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    WP HTML Sitemap

    <a href="" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">WP HTML Sitemap</a> generates an HTML sitemap that is readable/crawlable by search engines and is always up to date. Search engines like sitemaps, and so do your users. Take advantage of this easy-to-use plugin to improve your website SEO and ease of navigation. Publish your sitemap as a page or post.

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    Black Studio TinyMCE

    <a href="" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Black Studio TinyMCE</a>&nbsp;adds a WYSIWYG text widget based on the standard TinyMCE WordPress visual editor. This is intended to overcome the limitations of the default WordPress text widget, so that you can visually add rich text contents to your sidebars, with no knowledge of HTML required.

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    Soliloquy Slider

    <a href="" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Soliloquy</a> allows you to create an infinite number of responsive WordPress sliders with an infinite number of images in each slider with a few clicks of the mouse.

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    Price Table

    The <a href="" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Price Table</a>&nbsp;plugin gives you a drag and drop interface for building price tables. It also renders those price tables using pure CSS3. They have a clean, minimal design - so they'll fit into just about any design

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    Easy Shortcode Buttons

    <a href="" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Easy Shortcode Buttons</a> is the easiest way to add beautiful buttons to your WordPress site. With 6 colors, 3 styles and 2 sizes you can have the perfect look for your site. Each button is created with only CSS3 making them light weight and easily customized. With a few lines of code in the plugins admin section you can add your own custom buttons.

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    WP Hello Bar

    Easily add your <a href="" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Hello Bar</a> to your WordPress blog.

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    Google Analytics Dashboard

    <a href="" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Google Analytics Dashboard</a>&nbsp;gives you the ability to view your Google Analytics data in your WordPress dashboard. You can also alow other users to see the same dashboard information when they are logged in or embed parts of the data into posts or as part of your theme.

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    Acurax Social Media Widget

    <a href="" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Acurax Social Media Widget</a> is a plugin that allows you to link social media icons to your social media profiles. &nbsp;Supports&nbsp;Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, Youtube, RSS Feed, Linkedin, Google+

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    While Pixlr is not a plugin, it is a powerful tool that can be used to customize your site. <a href="" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Pixlr</a> is a free online photo editor. Edit, adjust and filter your images. No registration jump right in!

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    WordPress Google Form

    Fetches a published <a href="" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Google Form</a> using a WordPress custom post or shortcode, removes the Gooogle wrapper HTML and then renders it as an HTML form embedded in your blog post or page. When using Google Form post type, the wpgform shortcode accepts one parameter, id, which is the post id of the form.

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    Twitter Embedded Timelines

    Embeddable <a href="" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">timelines</a> make it easy to syndicate any public Twitter timeline to your website with one line of code.

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    Facebook Social Plugins

    <a href="" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Facebook Social</a> plugins let you see what your friends have liked, commented on or shared on sites across the web.

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    WP Easy Columns

    What is <a href="" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Easy Columns</a>? Easy Columns provides the shortcodes to create a grid system or magazine style columns for laying out your pages or posts on demand. Available Columns Using the shortcodes, you can get any combination of 1/4, 1/2, 1/3, 2/3, 3/4, 1/5, 2/5, 3/5 and 4/5 columns.

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