WordPress is one of the simplest and most popular way to create your own blog or your website. It is capable of creating any style of website from simple blog to full featured business website. If you want to build a website, there is no need to seek for a coders as WordPress is enough. If you have designed a website in WordPress platform, then you must be aware of WordPress plugins. You have probably noticed that plugins are very prominent aspect of every WordPress website. There are some people who really get confused about the plugins and some of us don’t want to install, because of myth about plugins.
WHAT IS PLUGIN?
A plugin is a piece of software containing a group of functions that can be added to a WordPress website. They can extend functionality or add new features to your WordPress websites. These plugins makes it easy for users to add features to their website without knowing a single line of code. As everyone know that the Internet operates by language called code. But most of us are not well knowledgeable in coding. Even if we did some coding it is not enough to do any advanced and complicated things with our websites. As the WordPress Content Management System is the platform were your website is created from and it does not offer a lot of functionality by itself. To increase this functionality you can write your own code but which is impossible for most of them. So we go for plugins that allows us to increase the functionality and improves our site.
ALL IN ONE SEO PACK
All in one SEO is used to optimize your website for Search Engine Optimization. This plugin allows us to edit easily how our post will look at Search Engine Result Pages. It is one of the most important plugin you can install if you need to get traffic for your website. You don’t want to add SEO title and description in coding for each page. With this plugin you can easily add or change the title and description.
ALL IN ONE WP MIGRATION
Migrating a website is difficult task. Because you need to take full backup before migrating a website as there is a chance for data loss while migrating. All in One WP Migration is free plugin with premium extension that is focused entirely on migrating a website. It migrates both the database and the files which means it handles all the aspects of migration. With this plugin we can easily migrate the website without downtime.
SMUSH IMAGE COMPRESSION AND OPTIMIZATION
Images helps in better optimization for your website. But at the same time when adding number of images, the loading speed will also be increased. If you upload heavy images the site speed will be reduced. The best way to add heavy images without compromising the loading speed is to reduce the size of the image. Smush it helps to reduce the image size without affecting quality. Once if you installed and activated this plugin, it will automatically compress the image size whenever you upload an image.
WORDFENCE SECURITY- FIREWALL AND MALWARE SCAN
This plugin was built to protect your WordPress. Firewall stops you from getting hacked by identifying malicious traffic and blocking the attackers before they can access your website. Malware scanner checks the core files, themes and plugins for malware, bad URL’s, SEO spam. It checks your site for known vulnerabilities and alerts you if any issues. Wordfence protects you from new and emerging threats.
W3 TOTAL CACHE
W3 total cache improves SEO and user friendly experience of your site by increasing website performance. It increases the ranking in search engine result page because it reduces the loading time of the website. For an each query the webpage gets loaded from the web server and it takes time. If we implemented W3 total cache the site gets loaded from cache storage in your system. So, the loading speed of website from cache storage is less when compared to webserver.