Saturday, September 1, 2007

WordPress Plugins You Must Have

By Craig Andrews

This article will show you what WordPress plug-ins are a must have to have installed on your blog and why.

If you are not familiar with WordPress, it is an open source project that lets users use the program for free. You can learn more about and get your own WordPress blog by visiting them today.

In case you don't know, Plug-ins are tools that extend the functionality of WordPress and offer custom functions and features so that each user can tailor their site to their specific needs. A list of Plug-ins can be found under the Extend heading at the website.

Installing the plug-ins in not to difficult. After the plug-in is downloaded, it the has to be uploaded to your blogs plug-in folder via a FTP site. If you are unfamiliar with this then check with your hosting company, as they usually have some kind of guide to help you.

Now lets discuss the plug-ins that you must have.

All in one SEO Pack - This plug-in will give you the edge at making your site Search Engine Optimized. It allows you to add custom title, description and keywords into the header of your posts and pages.

Akismet Spam Filtering - Akismet is a must if you are going to allow comments on your blog. It does a fine job at separating true comments and spam comments. If you seen a blog with a bunch of spam comments, then you know what kind of trash this plug-in will keep off of your blog.

Sidebar Widget - The sidebar widget allows you to move other widgets in and out of your sidebar like a category list or blogroll. Very handy indeed.

AdSense Manager - As the title says it helps you manage your AdSense on your blog. Comes in handy if you us AdSense.

These are a just a few of the hundreds of plug-ins that are available to incorporate into your WordPress blog. Feel free to explore and have fun with them and make the best blog you can.

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