17 WordPress plugins that every blog should have

WordPress Plugin – there are many such plugins available on WordPress, with which you can get an attractive look at your website, improve site speed, performance, SEO, and so on. But using too many plugins can also have a negative impact on the performance of your website.

A new blogger who creates his blog on WordPress is always confused about the basic plugins of WordPress, which he should use in his blog. If you are also in the same confusion, you have reached the right article. Because with this article today, I'm going to tell you about 17 of these plugins that you can use in your WordPress blog.

So let's start this article without taking too much of your time.

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17  WordPress plugins that every blog should have.

17 essential plugins for WordPress blogs

For a regular WordPress blog, you can use the 17 plugins listed below. I told you about the same plugins that I use myself on my blog. I always try to use at least one plugin so that my website's speed doesn't go down.

I have given a screenshot below in which you can see the speed of my blog on mobile. If you also use the plugins mentioned below and do all their settings correctly, then the speed of your website will certainly improve as well.

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WordPress plugins.

So let's move on to our article, and find out what those plugins for WordPress are.

1 – Ad Inserter (for placing AdSense ads )

Google AdSense is the first medium that any blogger earns from their blog, so the best plugin is needed to do a better ad placement in the blog. Ad Inserter is a plugin designed to place ads in WordPress.With the help of this plugin, you can place ads anywhere on your blog and increase your earnings.

2 – Akismet Anti Spam  (to stop annoying comments)

There are also many such people on the internet who continue to comment on spam on your website through comments, if the number of unwanted comments on your website begins to increase, the authority of your website also begins to fall in the eyes of Google. Akismet Anti Spam is the best Plugin to stop unwanted comments in blogs.

This plugin places spam comments in the spam folder. Not only me, but almost all bloggers also use this plugin.

3 – A3 Lazy Load (to upload photo)

The bulk of the content on the site is the image. When the user comes to your website, the entire content begins to load, but the image takes some time to load, which affects the performance of the site. But if you use this plugin, the image will load only when the user scrolls.

If you use more images on your blog, you should use the A3 Lazy Load plugin.

4 – Contact Form 7 (to create contact page)

Contact form 7 is a very old plugin used to create a contact Us page in the blog. You can use this plugin to create a contact form on your blog. For me, I'm using this plugin.

5 – Easy Hide login (to hide the login page)

Easy Hide Login is a plugin used as a security in blogs, with the help of which you can change the address of your login page. In fact, the URL of the login page to WordPress is and is known to almost everyone.

In such a case, hackers will easily reach your login page, and they will hack your website. But if you use the plug-in Easy Hide Login, then instead of wp-admin, you can use a secret word that only you can remember. This increases the security of your website.

6 – Easy Table of Content  (to create a table of contents)

If you look at the top of the first title in this post, you will see the table of contents box. A content table is very important to make a website easy to use.

Through this, the user can find out which topics you provided information about on a particular web page and can directly find the information on its meaning. The best plugin for creating this type of table in a WordPress blog is Easy Table of Content.

7 – Google Site Kit (to use Google products)

A must for every blogger to use the product key Google Search Console and Analytics and AdSense.But to verify the data of all these, he has to use the official website of all these.

But if you want to be able to see the data of these three tools on the WordPress dashboard itself, the best plugin for this is Google Site Kit. You should also use this plugin on your website.

8 – Insert Header and Footer (to insert code)

Oftentimes, we have to add many codes to our website such as AdSense, meta tags, analytics code, etc. But if you don't have coding knowledge, you shouldn't mess with Code coding over and over again. In this case, you can use the plugin Insert Header and Footer. Through this plugin, you can add code to any section of the website, body, and footer.

9 – Jetpack  (all-in-one plugin)

Jetpack is an all-in-one plugin in which you get many features. Here are some of the key features of the Jetpack plugin :

  • Daily backup
  • Create a sitemap
  • Create a Contact Us page
  • Tracking website traffic
  • Automatically share posts on social media
  • Show related posts
  • Site security

I used to use the Jetpack plugin before but now I don't use this plugin.

10 – One Signal (to send push notification)

When you visit a website, you must have often seen that you are asked on the website, if you want to allow the notification. If you allow notification on any website, then when a new post is posted on that website, you will receive a notification, this is a push notification.

You can activate Push Notification on your website through the plugin One Signal. This gives you the advantage that if a user allows notifications on your website when you post a new post, their information will reach that user, which will bring instant traffic to your blog post.

11 – Rank Math SEO (to do blog SEO)

To rank your blog in search engines, it is very important to do SEO (SEO) for the blog, and you can use the plugin Rank Math to do SEO. Rank Math is an SEO plugin (SEO) on WordPress, and its free version also has many features.

You can also add Schema data to your website in the free version of Rank Math. This feature is available in the paid version of other SEO components. I also use only Rank Math.

12 – Simple Social Button (for the Social Sharing button in the code)

If you want people to share your post as much as possible, it is essential to have social media sharing buttons on your blog. For this, you can use the plugin Simple Social Button. Apart from sharing, through this plugin, you can also place a "follow us" button on your blog.

13 – Smush  (to shrink image size)

Blog loading time is an important factor for ranking in search engines, and images reduce blog speed. But if you use image size compression in the blog, Your Blog speed will not decrease.

Plugin Smush is best for compressing image size in blogs and for image enhancement. In its free version, you can enhance 50 photos at once.

14 – Ultimate Addon of Gutenburg (for Page work)

This extension Page Builder works with Gutenburg Editor ( Block Editor ). With this plugin, you can create attractive web pages even without using a Heavy page builder. I use this plugin from scratch to create web pages on my blog.

15 –  Updraft (to back up the blog)

If there is a problem with your blog and you don't have a backup, you may have to face heavy losses. This is why blog backup is so important.

The best blog backup plugin is Updraft, you can backup your blog every hour through this plugin, and store the backup in Google Drive. And whenever the need arises, you can download the backup for a Particular Time.

16 – Wp Rocket (to increase speed)

Wp Rocket is one of the best Cache Plugin programs in WordPress. The Cache plugin improves website speed, performance, SEO, user experience, etc.

The caching plugin creates static HTML pages for your website and stores them on your server. When a user visits your website, the Wp Rocket plugin offers a lightweight HTML page instead of the relatively heavy WordPress PHP page processing, thus increasing the speed of your website.

If you have little money to invest in your website, you can buy the Wp Rocket plugin. Because nowadays website speed is an important ranking factor.

17 – Wordfence (for site security)

Wordfence is a security plugin with which you can make your WordPress site completely secure.WordPress is the largest content management system in the world, so the target of hackers remains the WordPress website. But if you use the Wordfence plugin, you can provide strong security for your website.

Conclusion : WordPress plugin

If you have created a new blog on WordPress, then this plugin is best for you. You can use all these plugins in one blog. Apart from this, you can also install other plugins according to the requirements of your website.

I hope that this article is liked friends, and after reading this article, you should also have installed the WordPress plugin for your WordPress blog. If you have any questions related to this article, you can ask them in the comment box below, as well as share this article with your blogger friends via social media.

Thanks for reading the article to the end.

By : Admin
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