5 Must Have Wordpress Plugins
Thought I’d get a little more personal and divulge the top 5 wordpress plugins I use across my sites and why I like them so much…
- Instant Upgrade - One of the biggest pains of managing your own Wordpress website (and a large benefit of being in a blog network and having them manage it for you) is having to update. After setting up this plugin you are all set up for one click upgrades whenever you want.
- Contact Form ][ - Spammers finding and exploiting your email address is a recurring problem not to mention the pain of having to write your email in uninteligible ways just to avoid bots. This plugin gives your readers an easy way to get in touch while keeping spammers at bay.
- Sitemap Generator - With search engines now accepting more general sitemaps this plugin has to make the cut for my top 5. Offering the ability to tweak output and customize to your liking, this plugin is a must have. You can find a sample sitemap here.
- Event Calendar -If you run a blog or website where dates of upcoming events are vital this plugin deliver. Event Calendar offers widget support for your calendar display needs. Sample output from this plugin can be found on the right sidebar.
- Share This - Rounding out the top 5 is the share this plugin which offers readers tons of social bookmarking links without all of the clutter. A must have for social bookmarking junkies.
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