Thursday, April 26, 2018

Top 10 WordPress Plugins 2018


                                                                

Top 10 WordPress Plugins 2018

WordPress training in Miami. All in One SEO Pack WordPress.

     #1   All in One SEO 

      Out-of-the-box SEO for your WordPress blog. Features like XML Sitemaps, SEO for custom post types, SEO for blogs or business sites, SEO for ecommerce sites, and much more. More than 30 million downloads since 2007. The best plugin for any WordPress Developer. Makes it easy for you to change the Home and Description titles. You are also able to add keywords for your home page.

I personally love this plugin out of all the plugins, I have used this plugin on all my websites. It’s free, easy to use, and very clean.

                     
WordPress training in Miami. WPForms WordPress.


    #2   WPForms

      Beginner friendly WordPress contact form plugin. Use our Drag & Drop form builder to create your WordPress forms. Easiest contact form to use. The user can send messages to your email through the contact form. The admin can change the settings of who the email is being sent to and they are also able to change the contact forms information.

This is my favorite contact form. It’s simple and easy to use, watched one video and figured out the rest within minutes.

                          
Updraft Plus


     #3  Updraft Plus

      Backup and restore: take backups locally, or backup to Amazon S3, Dropbox, Google Drive, Rackspace, (S)FTP, WebDAV & email, on automatic schedules. Best backup and restoration plugin in WordPress. You can connect it to Dropbox, Google Drive, Amazon S3, and more. The connection will deliver files that are being restored or backup. You can go back to previous versions of your own website and change whatever mistakes you made.

This has helped me throughout all my websites, I have made some mistakes and the backup helped me revert those mistakes.

                                                
Google XML Sitemaps


    #4  Google XML Sitemaps

      This plugin improves SEO using sitemaps for best indexation by search engines like Google, Bing, Yahoo and others. Your website keywords will be indexed and shown through a google search.

Very useful in my opinion if you want your website to become more visible.    

                        
WordPress training in Miami. Youtube Widget Responsive WordPress.


     #5  Youtube Widget Responsive

     Widgets responsive and shorcode to embed youtube in your sidebar or in your content, with all available options. Best video widget for youtube. In the video widget there is a problem where your video will overlap other text or images next to it if you resize your page. The Youtube Widget Responsive will stay in the same position if you resize the web page.

On my website wordpresstrainingkissimmee.com I had a video issue that it would change sizes if I resize the page, it would sometimes overlap my text and images. Adding the Youtube Widget Responsive saved my life and was able to stay in the same position no matter what.

                                     
WordPress training in Miami. Yoast SEO WordPress.

     #6 Yoast SEO

      Improve your WordPress SEO: Write better content and have a fully optimized WordPress site using the Yoast SEO plugin. It provides advanced XML Sitemaps, you’ll have full control of the sites breadcrumbs, and set canonical URLs to avoid duplicate contents. No penalties from Google. Already has 5 million active installations.
                                                     
WordPress training in Miami. iThemes Security WordPress.

     #7  iThemes Security

      Take the guesswork out of WordPress security. iThemes Security offers 30+ ways to lock down WordPress in an easy-to-use WordPress security plugin. The best security plugin for WordPress. It can allow you to ban users, detect file changes, and allow users to request permission to files. Another great feature is backing up your database.

                                               
WordPress training in Miami. WP Super Cache WordPress.

     #8 WP Super Cache

      A very fast caching engine for WordPress that produces static html files. Users who haven’t blogged, commented, or logged in will be delivered static html files. About 99% of your users will be served static html files.

Only use this in case of emergencies, it can potentially cause strange CSS errors to your website. Useful if you have lots of traffic in your website.
                                                                       
WordPress training in Miami. Facebook Widget WordPress.

     #9  Facebook Widget


      This widget adds a Simple Facebook Page Like Widget into your WordPress website sidebar within few minutes. This is great if you have a facebook account or for any facebook user in general. Liking something on facebook is a very common thing people do.

I personally liking whatever is coming up or something that is featured. Great for people who enjoy liking upcoming events or great moments.

                    
WordPress training in Miami. Jetpack WordPress.
                               

     #10  Jetpack by WordPress

      The ideal plugin for stats, related posts, search engine optimization, social sharing, protection, backups, security, and more. The Jetpack plugin offers design services, marketing services, and security services. The design service helps you customize your website from start to finish. The marketing service helps you measure and promote your site. Lastly, the security services prevent hacking, data loss, and downtime. You will not have any security threats guaranteed.

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