Today webblog360 is presenting something which is a must read for those who are still unaware from the powerful plugins of wordpress. These plugins are collected carefully and examined thoroughly. All these best wordpress plugins or most of them are being used by almost all top Internet blogs with the high traffic of above 75K+ every month. It already shows the significance of these plugins that every big guy is using them. Most of the plugins are SEO related and it make sense however, there are some plugins are related to other pressing matters. W3 total cache is being represented on the top because it seems people are more concern with their page loading speed and cache. However, the order of these plugins don’t necessarily follow any particular set of order. I would highly recommend those who are still getting in to wordpress or those who are struggling to attain more traffic, have a look at these plugins as it is possible that you might be missing out something really important that can eventually boost your traffic.
We deliberately added only 25 plugins because we did not want to crowd the list as it is not advised to fill your wordpress with plugins however, the list contains only imperative and productive plugins for webmasters. If you are develop wordpress plugins and have some awesome plugin which you think is valuable, then do share with us we will try to feature it. Your feedback is always valued.
1. W3 Total Cache – This plugin is awesome in terms of removing cache, increasing the page download speed, and ultimately make the content delivery way too smooth for enhancing the great browsing experience.
2. Jetpack by WordPress.com – Jetpack has always been awesome, it gives all the powerful features which are previously offered to wordpress.com users only. It helps you to maintain the visits and other much needed tasks.
3. HeadSpace2 – If you are in trouble regarding your meta-data you need to add headspace2 plugins as it controls every aspect of meta-data along with modern tagging and analytics.
4. MediaElement.js – HTML5 Audio and Video – As the name suggests, this plugin is built on the MediaElement.js HTML5 media player library. It gives flash or Silverlight fallback players for non-HTML5 browsers. Moreover, it also supports the iPhone, iPad, and Andriod platforms and devices.
5. SEO Friendly Images – The time has come to optimized your images as you don’t want to collect just clutter in your hosting account. This plugins automatically adds alt and title attributes that ultimately gives positive results in traffic gain.
6. WordPress Hashcash – This plugin is too techy for a common wordpress user however, it is important as it blocks all spam bots.
7. Contact Form 7 – This plugin enables you to have multiple contact forms and add CAPTCHA and Akismet spam filtering. You can also customize the form with simple markup.
8. Google XML Sitemaps – For search engines you need to have XML sitemaps and this plugin does that immaculately and make the indexing for Google much easier resulting good traffic and enlisting of all your blog posts.
9. SEO Auto Links – SEO Auto Links allows you to have better combination of related posts.
10. Clicky for WordPress – This plugins allow you to integrate analytic from Clicky.com into your blog.
11. WP Greet Box – This plugins allow you to maintain different welcoming messages depending upon the website they are coming from.
12. Lazy Load – As the name suggests, this plugin solves the problem of lazy page downloading.
13. nrelate Related Content – This is your best plugin to present related posts for more clicks, page views and traffic.
14. WP Super Cache – It is a caching engine that makes quick static HTML files.
15. WordPress Move – This is my favorite plugin because it helps you to move your hosting without loss of data.
16. IntenseDebate – This plugin allows you to enhance user engagement on the website.
18. WP Smush.it – It will optimized and reduce the image size.
19. Digg Digg – All of us are aware of it, the famous all in one plugin that allows you to share your content to wider social media.
20. Simple 301 Redirects – Simple 301 Redirects provides an easy method of redirecting requests to another page on your site or elsewhere on the web.
21. podPress – A plugin for Podcasters using WordPress.
22. VideoPress – Manage and embed videos hosted on VideoPress.
23. Simple Facebook Connect – Makes it easy for your site to use Facebook Connect, in a wholly modular way.
24. Chartbeat – Automatically adds pinging code for chartbeat real-time analytics service and provides top pages widget.
25. WordPress SEO by Yoast- Improve your WordPress SEO: Write better content and have a fully optimized WordPress site using the WordPress SEO plugin by Yoast.