10 Must-Have WordPress Plugins For Your Business Website in 2022
We’ve talked about plugins earlier. WordPress plugins will make your business website sink or swim. In this post, we shall focus on 10 must-have WordPress plugins that make a major difference in your digital marketing process. Advancements in machine learning and artificial intelligence, there’s an enormous pool of fantastic plugins, that can help formulate content strategy, SEO, site security, and even Facebook Messenger marketing.
But, of all these brilliant functioning plugins, you’ve to pick the most efficient and resourceful plugin for your business. We tried to boil it down to 10 WordPress plugins that each and every business website needs.
Here they are:
1. CSS Hero
WordPress themes generally rely on CSS for the visual appearance of the website. CSS Hero can make customization to your theme without putting in a single code. It isn’t like BeaverBuilder, rather it is more user-friendly. Within minutes to match your specification, CSS Hero is ons WordPress plugin that is a must-have for your website.
2. G Suite
G Suite is a suite of web applications — email, doc, spreadsheet, and so on. Made by Google, this excellent set of office applications are cheaper, easy to deploy, hassle-free, and extremely user-friendly. Additionally, it also saves your money which you would otherwise need to buy software license, hardware, or in hiring IT staff, operating and managing backups. It allows you to use professional email addresses that have your business domain name.
Artificial intelligence is reshaping the entire WordPress and the interaction between visitors and brands. LiveChat is one of the best live chat support software for businesses and e-commerce websites. Irrespective of any business, customer support is one section that can be easily programmed and effectively used. It comes with a mobile app, so you can stay connected even while you are on the go. Remember our Chatbot update to Vizion AI Startups?
4. Shared Counts
A social media plugin that allows you to quickly add beauty to your website. Share Counts puts up social sharing buttons on your website. Of course, there are many paid solutions out there but this free plugin beats others in its code quality. And we all now know what a magnificent impact social proofcan make on your website.
The popular online grammar checker tool — Grammarly is available as a browser add-on for Chrome, Firefox, and Microsoft Edge. Proofreading of all the text you show up on your website will not only create an impressive voice for your brand but also helps leverage organic SEO. The free version is fair enough for any business to brush off errors like spelling, grammar, and other contextual mistakes in sentences.
Jetpack is an all-inclusive feature package for every WordPress site. This one from the many is a powerful plugin that covers elements like website security, website performance, traffic boost up, image optimization, design, content, and PR strategy.
Like we know the importance of Call to Action and contact forms on website serve the medium. WPForms is one of the most user-friendly contact form plugin for WordPress. Depending on your business needs, you can add forms in posts and pages, nothing comes close quarters to WPForms. The lite version of WPForms can help your site to retain your visitors and eventually decreasing the bounce rate.
Pull in the benefits of easily ‘seeing’ your Google Analytics for WordPress. This amazing plugin makes your Google Analytics visible simply through your WordPress dashboard. All the important stats that really matters to you is right in front of you. It’s quick and easy and once it’s set up, it’s super convenient to see your data within WordPress.
We all have faced this and got annoyed every time. Not anymore, you can now change the permalinks of your posts or page by managing 301 redirects and 404 errors in your website. You can simply redirect those faulty URLs and have full logs of all the redirects instantly. This plugin will enable you to boost your site performance in a range of key areas.
10. XML Sitemap
Installing Google XML sitemaps the right way can take time and effort. This plugin — XML sitemap confirms that your website is indexed by all major search engines that can boost your site’s visibility for large. This WordPress plugin makes ensures a higher chance of seeing your website more often in search results. Works as an initial setup for SEO.
Believer and follower of 'running the show', Jasmin Majmudar is a freelance marketing content writer, blogger, and branding consultant based in London. With a master's degree in business management, content is her forte. Extensively working with startups, artists, brands, and companies from more than 7 years, Jasmin's work has successfully made to great brand stories. A millennial soul with an introverted mind and extroverted heart, Jasmin is always with her bag, blazer, and a book (half-read).
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