Plugins are used as extensions to get some additional functionality in WordPress websites. Freshly installed WordPress may not have some essential features that you will need. So we have listed 5 must have plugins to install for any WordPress website as below:
1. Yoast SEO
If you have a WordPress website, but do not know anything about SEO then YOAST SEO will be a great plugin for your website. It easily optimize your website and its pages for various search engines like Google, Bing, etc.
Download Here: Yoast SEO
To improve the website load time, minification is necessary, it is a process of removing unnecessary characters from source code like whitespace and newline characters.
Download Here: Autoptimize
3. Really Simple SSL
Really simple SSL plugin automatically detects your server settings and makes your website to run over https.
The plugin will transfer your entire site to SSL. SSL certificate helps to protect the integrity of data in transit between host and client.
Download Here: Really Simple SSL
4. ShortPixel Image Optimizer
With the help of ShortPixel Image Optimizer plugin you can optimize any image that is present on your WordPress website even the images that aren’t listed in Media Library or added directly via FTP.
Optimized images provide better user experiences, better PageSpeed or good GTMetrics results, better Google PageRank and increasse the number of website visitors.
Download Here: ShortPixel Image Optimizer
5. Contact Form 7
Contact Form plugin gives your visitors an easy way to send you a message right from your website.It gives your website visitors the impression that you are available.
Also with the contact form plugin, you can easily get information from visitors about their phone number or the product or service that inquires about them.
Download Here: Contact Form 7