Top 10 best plugins for WordPress
WordPress plugins give us an additional functionality for our Article and Blog.
These plugins give us easy opportunity to write the Article in an effective way.
Today, I will tell you the 10 best plugins which we can use on our WordPress blog.
Akismet is a plugin which is developed by WordPress members(Matt and his team of Automatic).
This plugin is installed by default when you will install the WordPress on your blog.
Akismet is used to check the spammy comments on your blog.
They give the feature to check the comments in our dashboard. if you think this is relevant then you can approve the comments.
The plugin is free for personal sites and personal blogs but paid for commercial use.
2) Yoast SEO:
Yoast SEO plugin gives us the idea of on-page SEO for our blog.
When you write an article they provide the suggestion for our content.
They give us an idea of focus keyword, keyword density, permalinks, word suggestion, Title Tag, Meta tag, Meta description etc.
This is the free plugin but its limitation is we can only see the one keyword ranking but for the paid version we can add multiple keywords.
Google XML sitemap is another plugin which we have to use for our WordPress blog.
With the help of this plugin, we can generate the sitemap on our website.
when the Google crawler comes on our website they don’t know where to start and where to finish crawling.
This XML sitemap tell’s the crawler where to start the crawling and where to finish.
After generating the sitemap, you have to submit to Google webmaster tool, bing webmaster tool.
WP Super Cache plugin is the best way to increase our website performance.
The work of this plugin is when any user visits our site then the data is stored in Cache then if they again visit our site the page will load fast.
This plugin is freely available, Just you have to download and use on your blog.
5) WP Smush:
The image is the main part of our blog. It’s not used to drive the traffic from Google, but without the image, our blog looks boring.
Because of adding images to our blog, our site performance decreases and speed becomes slow.
We cannot afford the slow loading site because of this all the visitor don’t come to our site.
There is the plugin called WP Smush which compresses and optimize the Image.
WP Smush compresses the image is all the format like PNG, JPEG etc.
Social icons is also one of the best plugins for our website.
If you want to make the blog viral then you require the more social shares and engagement.
With the help of social shares, your blog becomes viral. But how people share your blog on any social media.
The social icon is a plugin which we can use in our blog, because of this plugin when you write the article then there is an icon when visitor click on this then they can share to any social media.
Disable comments is one of the best plugins for our WordPress blog.
Suppose you don’t want comments on your blog or you don’t want comments in your post.
Disable comment is a plugin where you can block the comments of any post.
You don’t have to think about the spammy comments for your post. Just you have to install the plugin and block the comments.
Redirection is the best plugin to increase the website performance.
Suppose you have written a blog and sometimes you remove the blog from WordPress.
But the link to the article is always present in a google search engine. So, when any visitor visits our site through this link, then they will see the 404 error.
Redirection plugin follows 301 redirections, because of this people will redirect to another blog.
This plugin automatical add 301 redirections to another post or you can add redirection manually.
Redirection means migrating from the old website or changing the directory of the website.
You might have the amazing website and you have the daily the new visitor. But if they landed on your broken link.
Do you think what will happen? They lose the trust of your website. and there is the possibility that they will never come again.
Broken link checker is a plugin where you can track the broken links. They check all the broken link on your blog.
Furthermore, this plugin also prevents the search engine from showing this broken link in the search results.
10) Contact us form:
Last but not least, if anyone wants to contact you for business purpose or any other query. then its difficult for them to contact you.
Contact us form is the best plugin for you. With the help of this plugin you if anyone want to contact you then just they have to enter their Email id, Name, Message.
You will get all the detail of your visitor when they send you.