What really makes WordPress stand out from similar Content Management Systems? Is it the easy-to-use admin panel? What about all the free themes for it? Does it stand out because it’s free? Or is it because of the huge selection of free plugins available to the public? It’s definitely those plugins!
Plugins allow users to extend WordPress’ capability beyond most people’s expectations. In the end, WordPress is worthless without plugins. According to WordPress.org, “plugins are tools to extend the functionality of WordPress.”
Still not convinced that plugins are essential to WordPress? As a test, disable all your plugins for a week and see how your WordPress powered site runs. A good percentage of you won’t last a day!
Alright, enough of WordPress Plugins History 101. Let’s get to the good stuff.
Most WordPress powered sites owners use plugins to help keep everything running smooth and normal. The question for all you WordPress powered site owners, is which is your favorite plugin?
So now that you’ve got a bit more knowledge on WordPress plugins and my personal favorite plugins, what are your favorite plugins?