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10 WordPress plugins that will power your website

Among the tens of thousands of CMSs in existence today, WordPress is by far the most popular. And this is not surprising, because today everyone can freely find the distribution kit of the system, install the desired theme and get a modern website – without layouts, codes and other problems.

But will everyone be satisfied with the standard functionality of the engine? For one user this may be a trifle, but for another – a necessity for work or business. For such cases, there is a huge range of additional modules called “plugins”.

What “plugins”?

WordPress plugins are add-ons that allow you to empower your site. Their variety allows you to increase the security of the resource, carry out backups, integration with social networks, and much more. Without exaggeration, they can be called the foundation of the site, since they perform all the important functions that are used by both administrators and visitors.

In this article, we reviewed 10 useful plugins that every developer or website owner should pay attention to.

WooCommerce

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Suitable for: owners of Internet resources who want to turn their website into a platform for the sale of goods or services.

Number of installations: 4+ million

Rating on WordPress.org: 4.5 out of 5.

WooCommerce – a free online trading program with which you can easily organize the sale of goods or services from your website. WooCommerce is widely regarded as the best plugin in its class, providing online store owners and developers with a wide range of features. With great flexibility, the plugin is compatible with hundreds of free and paid plugins for WordPress. Today it is used in 30% of all online stores, outstripping all other plugins in its class in popularity.

The plugin allows you to:

  • choose a theme for the design of an online store;

  • add products, images, etc. in unlimited quantities;

  • customize automated emails, free shipping, built-in payment processing, and more.

Yoast SEO

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Suitable for: creating content optimized for search engines.

Number of installations: more than 5 million.

Rating on WordPress.org: 5 out of 5.

Yoast SEO is not just an SEO plugin, but a whole suite of tools to optimize your website. It allows you to add article titles and descriptions, as well as Open Graph metadata, perform page analysis, post an XML sitemap, and more. Differs in ease of installation and configuration.

Yoast SEO benefits include:

  • easy customization, the process of which is accompanied by prompts;

  • the ability to be constantly aware of whether the site is indexed, thanks to the integration of the Internet resource with OnPage.org;

  • possibility verify site rights for Google Search Console, Yandex and Bing.

W3 Total Cache

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Suitable for: site owners of all directions who want to speed up their site.

Number of installations: 1000+

Rating on WordPress.org: 4.5 out of 5

The W3 Total Cache plugin allows you to:

  • speed up the website loading process;

  • save money by reducing the traffic of data exchange between the server and the Internet resource;

  • to provide access to the site of users, for example, when it temporarily stops working.

W3 Total Cache is independent of hosting features and is great for advanced users.

The pluses of this plugin also include:

  • ease of installation;

  • minification of HTTP, CSS, JavaScript and database files;

  • customization facilitated by the presence of the FAQ section;

  • support for mobile gadgets;

  • availability of Secure Socket Layer certificates, which increase the security of cached data;

  • compatibility with the Genesis Framework, which leads to an increase in the overall download speed of the latter up to 60%.

Contact Form 7

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Suitable for: creating contact forms.

Number of installations: more than 5 million.

Rating on WordPress.org: 4 out of 5

A handy tool to simplify the process of working with suggestions, comments and other messages.

Has the ability to support captcha, Akismet and Ajax. Their use will prevent unauthorized access to your personal data and spam in your mailbox.

Key features:

  • Allows you to manage multiple WordPress contact forms.

  • Offers the ability to customize the feedback form.

  • Helps prevent spam with CAPTCHAs and Akismet.

Wordfence Security

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Suitable for: protection against hackers, also blocks IP addresses of bots

Number of installations: 3+ million

Rating on WordPress.org: 5 out of 5

Wordfence Security – one of the most popular comprehensive plugins for protecting your WordPress from a wide range of online threats.

The plugin checks:

  • all outgoing links from the site (those that lead to an infected Internet resource from an article or a comment must be removed);

  • each page through the Google Safe Browsing service;

  • CMS antivirus WFS.

Wordfence Security makes it possible to:

  • view the behavior of visitors to the Internet resource online;

  • block users from certain countries by IP;

  • identify the IP from which an attempt was made to enter the administrator console;

  • receive information by e-mail about suspicious changes on the Internet resource.

An important plus of Wordfence Security is its work with a regularly updated database of malware, which increases its effectiveness.

Jetpack

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Suitable for: plugin with a huge amount of functionality in one set

Number of installations: 5+ million

Rating on WordPress.org: 4 out of 5

Jetpack – plugin from WordPress developers that allows you to get as much traffic as possible, protect your site, track its performance and much more. Contains many modules that you can activate at will.

The main functions are completely free. There is also a premium version that allows Reserve copy and additional layers of protection along with a set of other functions.

Key features:

  • Protects your site.

  • Analyzes and provides site statistics.

  • Monitors the time of the site.

  • Allows visitors to interact with you through social media, an improved comment system and stylish feedback forms.

Sumo

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Suitable for: owners of web resources engaged in online marketing and those who want to increase traffic.

Number of installations: 90 000+

Rating on WordPress.org: 4 out of 5

Sumo plugin is designed to organize interaction with site visitors.

Key Features:

  • 100% optimization for any mobile device;

  • HTML content control;

  • the ability to enable certain functions at your discretion;

  • the ability to create an unusual and attractive pop-up window;

  • seamless integration with any WordPress theme;

  • the ability to delete unwanted tweets;

  • asynchronous loading, which does not affect the page loading speed.

Akismet

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Suitable for: cleaning blogs from spam comments

Number of installations: 5+ million

Rating on WordPress.org: 4.5 out of 5

For WordPress site owners, there is a very easy way to get rid of unwanted comments - Akismet Anti- plugin Spam. This module will independently find spam comments and remove them.

Migrate Guru

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Suitable for: owners who want to switch to another WordPress hosting and freelance WordPress developers

Number of installations: 30 000+

Rating on WordPress.org: 5 out of 5

Migrate Guru – fully automated and free WordPress plugin for migration. It can reliably move any WordPress site or WordPress multisite network.

This plugin runs on the BlogVault server (the team that creates the plugin). Running on external servers, Migrate Guru does not overload the WordPress site and ensures that 200 GB sites can be moved without any questions. What's more, it has three simple processes that are easy to understand even for WordPress newbies.

Key features:

  • Can move a resource up to 200 GB

  • Works on external servers

  • Easy to use

  • Keyy Two Factor Authentication

Suitable for: strengthening site protection

Number of installations: 1000+

Rating on WordPress.org: 4.5 out of 5

It is very important to use reliable security methods for your site. One of the most popular methods is two-factor authentication, which allows you to verify your identity using a mobile device. Keyy Two Factor Authentication plugin is one of the best solutions available.

Once installed, the plugin will allow you to log into your WordPress dashboard using your smartphone. You will also need to download the corresponding application in which you can create a pin code or register your fingerprint. When entering the control panel, simply open the app and hover your phone over the code that appears on the screen.

Key features:

  • Eliminates the need to enter a password.

  • Creates and stores a 2048-bit RSA key on a mobile device.

  • Protects against hacking attempts.

  • Allows you to access all your WordPress sites in one click.

Outcome

After reviewing 10 popular WordPress plugins, we can conclude that improving your site is not that difficult. In just a couple of clicks, you can significantly simplify your work by expanding the functionality of your site with the help of suitable plugins that you can choose based on your goals and wishes!


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