As I’ve been assembling this site, I’m finding several fantastic WordPress plugins that can help you build your content-marketing empire. Whether you are looking for SEO, conversion optimization, or just solid branding, these plugins have features that almost everybody needs. All four of these plugins are installed and activated on this site.
Disqus is a great way to provide verified-user commenting on your blog. This plugin ensures that the Disqus code is only loaded after your posts, ensuring a smooth experience for your visitors.
This plugin lets you take complete control over the typography of your WordPress website from right inside the customizer — complete with live preview of changes.
I’ve been looking for a performant events plugin for a long time. The Events Calendar powers the events section of this website, and has just the right balance between features and complexity.
This lightweight plugin gives you the ability to create structured metadata about your website, which helps tremendously with SEO as well as social media sharing.
Installation of WordPress Plugins
You can install any of these plugins by searching for them by name from the “Add New Plugins” screen of your WordPress admin. They are all available for free through the WordPress.org plugin directory.