The versatility of wordpress is legendary. But this isn’t a praise article of all the glorious benefits of using the world’s most flexible open-source blogging platform for marketing purposes, it’s a run down of the ten best wordpress plugins we’ve found during countless hours of exploring the internet in search of tools and handy gadgets.
Get your on-site fundamentals squared away in just a few easy steps. Perfect for customizing titles tags, crafting custom header tags, fine tuning meta descriptions, and making sure your capitalizing on the all low-hanging SEO fruit you can stand.
A must have plugin for giving your wordpress site that professional zeal in the SERPs. Leave your PHP skills at home…this plugin was designed to make installation easy, seamless, and effective.
Okay, yes. This is more of a list than an actual plugin – but it is certainly worth the reference. All your social bookmarking plugin needs in one place. There’s something for everyone here – and the list provides access to a variety of plugins which enable you to select which social sites you want to include in your tabs. Perfect for preferential social bookmarking selection.
A classic filter which enables you to embed video from a huge spectrum of video sites. Well worth the implementation if you plan on utilizing video content to get your point across.
If you’re already using the All-in-One SEO pack, this will help you step up your game. It’s like steriods for your wordpress SEO strategy. You can add index, noindex, follow or nofollow, noarchive, nosnippet, noodp, noydir meta tags to any post/page. Kind of old school, but still valuable. It’s a great addition to help avoid duplicate content issues.
Displays your tag cloud using HTML. Handy if you’re utilizing the classic tag cloud on your site.
If you’ve got RSS on the mind, this is for you. A critical feed component for any wordpress site delivering content people need to read!
This plugin lets you show a different greeting message to your new visitors depending on their referrer url. The possibilities are endless.
When it absolutely, positively, has to be exceptional video for your wordpress site.
An extremely efficient WordPress page caching system to make your site load much faster. It works by caching Worpress pages and storing them in a static file for serving future requests directly from the file rather than loading and compiling the whole PHP code and then building the page from the database.