Just like we use different types of machines to enhance our work easily, Plugins are here to enhance our blog easily. Different plugins add different features and make our blog more reliable, fast and user-friendly.
We make different types of websites using wordpress like Medical, Restaurant, Blog and much more. Today, I am listing 10 Must have plugins for bloggers.
If you are a blogger, then you must read the full post. These are required plugins to run and blog and without these, you can’t imagine your site.
Wp Super Cache is a required plugin for every wordpress site, especially blogs. It boosts up the loading time, reduces the response time and give your visitors a faster browsing experience.
A Must have security plugin that keeps away hackers and vulnerabilities form your site. Sucuri is the most trustable security plugin and it comes with different features like login lockdown, Brute force attack, DDOS protection and much more.
3. Yoast SEO
Yoast is the perfect plugin for WordPress sites to do Search Engine Optimization. The comes with a unique feature called ‘focus keyword’. You can have one focus keyword in free version and up 5 in paid version. It also allows you to put metadata for every single post and pages.
An all in one plugin for Sharing, commenting and login. As like it’s name, Super Socializer comes with all these feature so you don’t have to install different plugins for different features like share, social comment, social login etc.
Google Analytics Dashboard for WP is the perfect plugin to see you visitors reports directly in your wordpress dashboard. It is very easy to set it up. Simply install and promote, that’s it.
6. Ninja Forms
Every blogger needs a form to get connected with his visitors. There are many plugins out there for contact forms. But, Ninja forms is the best. It has all the features to fulfil our needs.
7. Mail Chimp
The most needed plugin to keep your visitors, make subscribers and send them updates directly into their mailbox, Mail chimp is best for you. However, the free plan gives you a startup with some limited resources. You can upgrade your plan anytime depending on numbers of your subscribers.
8. Easy WP SMTP
WP Easy SMTP allows you to send mail using external mail clients. Many bloggers host their blogs in shared hosting. They don’t provide you much resources to send too many mails. So you can use SMTP like Gmail, Yanded, ZOHO and much more with this plugin.
Google gives minor boost to “https” site on search engine. Really simple SSL ensures that your site works on “https”. All you have to install this plugin and activate it. It will do the rest automatically. (Please note:- You need a ssl certificate for that)
10. Ice Gram
A free plugin to give different updates to your visitors via pop ups, topbar, footer and other ways. Icegram is the best plugin for blogger as it is free and comes with different templates.
Those are the required plugins for a blogging site. They will engage your visitors with you and your site.
That’s it for today guys. Please share this post and help others.