7 WordPress Plugins That Are Worth Checking Out
One of my favorite things about WordPress is the ability to add in additional functionality through a plugin instead of having to code it from the ground up. Let’s face it, there’s not much of a point in reinventing the wheel every time you do something.
These plugins are useful, and can help a site greatly. Yes, some are affiliate links but only because I honestly think that they are awesome.
1. WP Rocket
WP-Rocket is one of the amazing plugins that can completely take your site to a new level. It will help with optimizing your site and making it run faster. Website speed is a huge part of having great SEO and getting users to stick around on your page once they are there.
Monster Insights will help you understand your Google Analytic data and help you track it. There’s a great post on the Monster Insights blog about the difference in Google Analytics and Monster Insights to help understand the differences. This plugin can help in growing your site by allowing you to make data-driven decisions.
If you are a food blogger, or have recipes on your site, I highly recommend this plugin. It is easy to use and work with and it also looks great on a site.
4. Tasty Pins
Tasty Pins makes it easy for you to optimize your images for Pinterest and be in line with correct SEO guidelines. Whether you are a good blogger or not this one can help you save some time with image optimization for Pinterest.
WPForms is an easy drag and drop way to build forms and make it easy for visitors to contact you, sign up for an email list or fill out information on your site! A contact for is an extremely important part of your site. If people can’t find it easily, they’ll look elsewhere for the help that they need.
7. Squirrly SEO
This is another favorite plugin. It helps you improve your SEO and takes the human factor into account. Squirrly has been touted as a great tool by SEO experts such as Neil Patel. There can be a slight learning curve but they offer great tutorial videos to walk you right through it.