Best Plugins for WordPress Websites
In Website Development one of the platforms is WordPress which has grown drastically in current decade. According to the statistics, WordPress runs 32% of the entire internet and also is the fastest growing CMS, with roughly 500+ new sites being built daily. To match this huge numbers there are few plugins which help to enhance the functionality and executions of the WordPress website.
Below is the list of few Plugins which are best among every criterion like Media, Security, SEO, Reviews and many of them.
1. Contact Form 7
Its one of the best rated and simplest among the list of the Contact Us forms plugin. It can be easily customized according to the requirements. Also, the setup for this plugin is very easy.
2. Easy HTTPS Redirection
Having an SSL certificate is important in both the terms, gaining the trust of the users as well for security purpose. Easy HTTPS Redirection plugin forces the URL to open in https format only. This plugin will always and automatically only show the secured version of your website to the users.
3. All In One WP Security & Firewall
It is said that WordPress platform is a one the secure platform itself, but still, to increase the security levels, All In One WP Security & Firewall can be used. It detects any kind of malware and also updates the website owner with the latest security practices that are available.
4. Velvet Blues Update URLs
There are some situations when we need to change the domain name for some reason. Changing domain loses all the importance in terms of internal linking, but with this plugin, this problem is solved.
5. WP Fastest Cache
When we develop a website in WordPress or even make changes, add and publish blogs there are some files minified CSS and JS which are created. When the number of these files increases, it increases the loading speed of that specific webpage. By installing this plugin all the cache files will be deleted by the admin. Also, this plugin supports SSL, CDN, and Cloudflare.
6. Yoast SEO
This is one of the oldest plugins which is used by many of the WordPress developers for the purpose of SEO. It optimizes the website to fit into the basic criteria of SEO like XML sitemaps, content analysis, integration of Google search console and many of them. This plugin is available in both the versions i.e. free and premium.
7. Smush Image Compression and Optimization
The website without media won’t attract the users which result in loss of the interaction with the website. Adding media increase the size of that webpage which eventually effects in increasing loading time of the website. Smush Image Compression and Optimization plugin help to optimize, resize and compress the image size which won’t affect the loading time.