THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO STARTING A BLOG
A plugin is a piece of software containing a group of functions that can be added to a WordPress site. They can extend functionality or add new features to your blog, such as security, calculators, different tools for promoting and optimizing the site, etc.
To install WordPress plugins you don’t need to know to code at all! WordPress plugins are very easy to install.
Here is a list of the most common and useful WordPress plugins that you should install in your WordPress blog!
MUST HAVE WORDPRESS PLUGINS FOR EVERY BLOGGER
A super awesome SEO (Search Engine Optimization) plugin that will help you optimize your blog for Google.
Akismet prevents spam comments.
WP SUPER CACHE
WP SUPER CACHE makes the website work faster.
Header and Footer Scripts
For inserting different pixels and codes easily.
HOW TO INSTALL WORDPRESS PLUGINS?
Go to your WordPress dashboard and click “Plugins” > “Add New”.
Then you’ll reach the page where you can search for new plugins and download them.
After downloading the plugin don’t forget to turn it on.
To install purchased plugins, just select the “upload new plugin” option on the same page and upload the zipped file. Then activate it.
Now let’s move on to the next step to set up your Google Analytics account so you can track your website traffic!
HOW TO START A BLOG GUIDE – NAVIGATION
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STEP 1 – About Me
STEP 2 – Choose the Perfect Blogging Niche
STEP 3 – Choose the Best Blogging Platform
STEP 5 – Set Up a WordPress Blog on Bluehost
STEP 6 – Introduction to WordPress Dashboard
STEP 8 – Must-Have WordPress Plugins Installation ««« You’re here
STEP 10 – Website Security and Backup Rules
STEP 11 – Must-Have Pages for Your Blog
STEP 14 – Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Basics
STEP 15 – How to Make Money Blogging