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Top 10 plugins must have for WordPress development.

Do you know that WordPress plugins are an effective way to enhance your websites?

Indeed, WordPress is the easiest and most popular way to create your own website or blog. In fact, more than 37.6 per cent of the sites on the Internet use WordPress. Yes - more than a quarter of the sites you visit probably use WordPress.

Moreover, WordPress plugins provide the flexibility to add functionality to your site. No more hiring a developer to add a blog or a video carousel. Instead, you can accomplish these tasks in just a few simple steps.

 

Bosses, are you looking for the best WordPress plugins to take your business into the next level in 2020? Below are the top 10 plugins which are recommended for WordPress!

1.      WPForms

WPForms is definitely an awesome WordPress plug-in for building beautiful forms (contact forms and other forms). This plug-in provides the perfect combination of useful features and ease of use. It is highly user-friendly and mobile responsive.

WPForms gives you a customizable, modern contact form that not only improves interaction, but also generates better transformations, gets more survey results, and so on. Not only that, it also helps in creating an attractive contact for free, which also helps in saving our time with pre-built templates!

 

2.      Yoast SEO

Yoast SEO is by far the most popular SEO tool in WordPress, and it's easy to see why it's one of the must-have WordPress plugins. Not only can it help you improve your SEARCH engine optimization, but it can also even analyze the readability of your content.

With its special key features, Yoast SEO can optimize your WordPress posts and pages with keywords and meta descriptions, in order to see how your current content is being optimized and make improvements easily. In addition, it only requires us to use simple techniques to improve the readability of the content.

 

3.      Raffle Press

Undoubtedly, RafflePress is considered one of the best free WordPress plugins on the market. It allows you to instantly increase traffic to your website and get more viral giveaways and contests from social media followers and email subscribers. RafflePress also encourages users to follow your social profile and share freebies with their friends to get more entries. This can help you increase social media engagement.

With RafflePress, you can easily connect your social profiles, WordPress forms plugins, and all the popular marketing platforms and CRM.

 

4.      SmartCrawl

This plugin makes your site more visible to search engines when you have important content to register instead of waiting for web crawlers to find you.

In addition, SmartCrawl can create site maps, customize the way titles and descriptions appear on search engines, add automated keyword links, and view Moz's industry-leading reports. Not only that, it's easy and quick to use and set up this plugin!

 

5.       MonsterInsights

Web analytics plays a critical role in business growth. By using the MonsterInsights WordPress plugin, you can do Google analytics on your site with just a few clicks of your mouse to see how your site is performing. This plug-in makes it easy to understand complex analysis, such as user behavior and traffic sources.

Besides that, you can be aware of where you are wasting your time and exclude them when creating data-driven strategies, which will increase your audience, with these details provided by the plugin. In addition, MonsterInsights tracks e-commerce and provides you with important metrics such as conversion rates, total revenue, top recommendation sources, and top products.

 

6.      Elemented

Compared to other plugins, Elementor is one of the coolest plugins in the WordPress plugins list that we must have. It is a visual page builder that allows you to design some original design for your page independent of the current theme.

In short, Elementor is useful for people who want to create a nice landing page for their business. It's also a good option for those who want to customize some of their sites, but don't have the money to hire developers to do the job.

 

7.      CSS Hero

If you're one of the beginners who wants to customize your WordPress website design without touching CSS, you're in luck. WordPress's CSS Hero plugin allows you to customize your design without changing a single line of code.

CSS Hero is a WordPress plugin that allows you to customize any WordPress theme without having to write a single line of code. Instead, it helps you customize the WordPress theme on the market to suit your needs in minutes. Not only that, CSS Hero can save you a lot of time and frustration when it comes to making design customizations.

 

8.      WP Rocket

WP Rocket is a powerful caching plug-in that helps you speed up your load times. It does this by creating a cache copy of each dynamically generated page on your site, so your server has to do less work.

               Although it might be a little costly, the results from this plugin are definitely worth it! It helps in improving user-end browser caching and also caching your website’s dynamically generated pages. It also enables lazy loading for faster loading times and also integrates the caching solution with Content Delivery Network (CDN), a plugin that saves your server resources and allows you to handle larger traffic with ease.

 

9.      Lambda Test

The LambdaTest WordPress plugin can be used to take full page screenshots of posts and pages across different desktop and mobile browsers right from the WordPress admin panels. These screenshots will quickly track web pages on WordPress and cross-browser compatibility tests on your site.

You can take screenshots directly from the WordPress dashboard (whether it's a page or a post) or while editing a post. By clicking on the LambdaTest icon and customizing the configuration Settings, you can take direct screenshots of up to 25 different browsers and operating system configurations at once.

 

10.   WordFence

WordFence is the most comprehensive WordPress security solution available. Nowadays, cyber security is very important in today's technology world. A cyber intrusion can cause damage to an entire organization. As a developer, it’s necessary for you to take care of your website.

With the existence of WordFence, it helps you to protect your web pages by building firewalls and malware scanners. The malware scanner examines core files, themes and malware plug-ins, malicious URLs, backdoors, SEO spam, malicious redirects, and code injection.

 

Upgrade Your Website with WordPress Plugins!

WordPress plugins are definitely an effective way to enhance your site. At Tech Star, we improve and also design innovative websites that reflect your business and brand, and effectively communicate with your potential customers to increase conversion rates and maximize your business revenue.

We boast of our in-house team of the best web design developers in Malaysia, whose abilities, expertise, and effectiveness are portrayed through the work they provide. Whether creating new websites or modifying existing ones, we are doing our best to present you with a unique and attractive website, rich in SEO friendly materials, easy to access, and can provide you with the best brand image.