WordPress Plugins and Tools for Blog
WordPress is an open source software you can use to create a beautiful website, blog, or app. Here, we'll discuss WordPress plugins and tools for blog or site.
Get Started with WordPress:
Over 60 million people have chosen WordPress to power the place on the web they call “home” — join the family. 🙂 If you decide to start a blog in WordPress, then it's a good idea to start your blog journey in WordPress. So, What is the first requirement? In this article, we'll be discussing WordPress plugins and tools for the blog.
First, you have to select a WordPress Theme for your blog. If you are a beginner and you don't know about the installation of the theme you can visit my page How to add a new Theme in WordPress?
There are thousands of free and premium blog themes available in WordPress making it very difficult for beginners to choose from. Let me tell you guys activating a theme will change your Website Look So, before selecting a theme, you should check it in your local site and if you like that theme, apply on Live Site. 🙂
Let’s take a look at some of the best free WordPress blog themes that you can install on your website.
It loads fast and is 100% mobile-friendly according to Google. Hueman is one of the most popular WordPress themes. It comes with a multi-column layout and multiple widgets. You can change header image, footer text and also get support for custom headers, full width layout, built-in Social media and tons of easy customization options.
Poseidon: Poseidon is an elegantly designed WordPress theme featuring a splendid fullscreen image slideshow, built-in Social Media, Multiple Widgets like Facebook likebox , Poseidon Recent Comments and so on. Poseidon makes use of the Customizer for all theme settings.
Maxwell is a minimalistic and elegant WordPress theme featuring an ultra clean magazine layout, various post layouts and a gorgeous featured posts slideshow Maxwell truly helps you to stand out.
Wellington is a clean and simple Magazine WordPress theme with beautiful typography and subtle colors. The theme includes two different post layouts, a featured post slider and thoughtful theme settings in the Customizer.
Smartline Lite is a perfect theme for news and magazine websites as well as simple blogs. The responsive design with bold colors and smart lines looks great on any device. The main highlight of Smartline is the flexible and widgetized front page template which allows you to create a magazine-styled homepage with ease.
Here are the themes you can choose for your blog. Now, Next are Plugins, There are tons of WordPress Plugins, but for a beginner, I've suggested a few plugins that are required for all the blogs First Visit here How to Install a Plugin :
This Google Analytics for WordPress plugin enables you to track your site using the latest Google Analytics tracking code and allows you to view key Google Analytics stats in your WordPress install. Yoast SEO
While large or Small organizations might need to hire an SEO specialist to help them reach some very specific SEO goals. WordPress provides this Plugin: Yoast SEO that is very helpful for all the organizations. It is the favorite tool of millions of users, ranging from the bakery around the corner to some of the most popular sites on the planet. With Yoast SEO, you get a solid toolset that helps you aim for that number one spot in the search results. Yoast: SEO for everyone. Jetpack - Jetpack provides powerful features for your WordPress site. Enhanced security, improved your site or blog performance, and visitor engagement features are all part of this plugin. Jetpack also provides features like spam-free Comments, Social Sharing, Related Posts, Post by Email, and much more.
WinForms is a friendly contact form plugin for WordPress. With this, you don't need to hire a developer to create contact forms, Yes! You can create it on your own. This simple drag & drop form allows you to easily create contact forms, registration forms, email subscription forms, payment forms, and various another type of online forms with just a few seconds.
You can also use another Contact Form Plugins, click here to check Top Contact Form Plugins.
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