Essential WordPress Plugins

Mar 16, 2018Website Development, Wordpress

Social Media Sharing

  • Monarch is a Social Sharing and Social Following plugin built to get you more share and more followers on social networks such as Facebook and Twitter
  • Juicer is designed to automatically pull posts from your social media feeds and embed them onto your WordPress pages.
  • Social Networks Auto Poster (SNAP) plugin is available in both a free and a paid edition. The paid edition adds features such as custom scripts to post to networks without APIs, multiple accounts per service, etc.
  • Jetpack adds a variety of features and additional functionality to a website
  • Custom Share Buttons with Floating Sidebar provides an easy solution to adding basic share buttons at the top of your content, or at the bottom. My only issue with this plugin is that the floating share buttons are only mobile responsive in the pro version of the plugin. But you do have the option to disable these buttons for anyone who visits your site with a mobile device. (FREE)

Search Engine Optimization

  • All in One SEO Pack plugin provides you with all the resources you need to come up with a user-friendly SEO website.
  • Yoast makes it easy to have a fully SEO optimized WordPress site to help you rank at the top of Google.
  • Google XML Sitemaps makes it easier for search engine crawlers to get information from your website so it’s easier to index your blog.
  • Google XML Sitemaps makes it easier for search engine crawlers to get information from your website so it’s easier to index your blog.

Website Protection and Maintenance

  • Rename WP Login it makes your website more secure by changing your login to something more discreet.
  • WP Limit Login Attempts it protects your website from people trying to guess your account and password information.
  • WP Super Cache speeds up your website which improves your visitor’s experience and also your site’s search rankings.

Publishing and Content 

  • Yet Another Related Posts displays pages, posts, and custom post types related to the current entry, introducing your readers to other relevant content on your site.
  • CoSchedule is an editorial calendar for your blog and content marketing that keeps you insanely organized while saving you tons of time.
  • Venngage Infographics makes it easy to create and embed infographics, charts and data visualizations into your WordPress site.
  • iSmart Podcast Player makes it easy to design and integrate your podcasts into your website.

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