The best and most confusing thing about WordPress might just be it’s plugins. It’s great because you have a ton of options to help you customize your site into something that is sure to stand out from the rest. It can also be difficult to find the best plugin for you with all the options available. In this post, I’m guiding you through the 5 best WordPress plugins of 2018.
Yoast SEO is one of the most popular WordPress plugins. It allows you to optimize your WordPress site for search engines.
It not only helps you add meta tags, rank for keywords, and help you create a better reader experience for your visitors, it optimizes your entire site as a whole.
Thrive Leads is without a doubt, the most impressive list building plugin on the market right now.
The plugin comes with every feature you’ll need to rapidly grow your list of email subscribers.
You get the ability to add a variety of opt-in form types covering everything from popovers and scroll boxes.
Each opt-in form type has a great selection of templates and you can use the drag & drop editor to customize them to look exactly how you want them to.
Divi is a drag and drop theme and WordPress page builder. It is an extremely easy to use and fast WordPress theme with 20+ layouts/templates for different kind of websites. It’s one of 5 plugins you get with Elegant Themes and with all you get, it’s a steal.
You can create and save your own Divi layouts. You can also export a layout from one Divi installation into another. Divi also comes with tons of elements that you can drag and drop anywhere in your layout.
Insert Headers and Footers
While managing your WordPress sites, you may sometimes need to add code snippets to your WordPress site’s header or footer. This means you will have to edit the theme files which could get messy and break up your WordPress theme. Insert Headers and Footer allows you to easily add code snippets to your WordPress site without editing your theme files.
Monarch Social Sharing
Monarch allows you to display social media sharing buttons in a floating bar, in a pop-up, above and below content, and on a fly-in box at the bottom of each page. What’s more, buttons can be also shown on images and videos.
The buttons look gorgeous, and the plugin offers support for more than 20 social media networks. It also gives you many ways to change how things are displayed, allowing you to choose from various icon styles, shapes and colors. There’s an option to display the total number of shares next to each button, and you can also define what triggers a pop-up or fly-in box to be displayed.
Monarch is another plugins included with an Elegant Themes membership.
If you want your want your website to rank and convert shareable content, and create a magnetic user experience, then these plugins are ones to try.
I hope this article helped you find some of the best WordPress plugins for your business website.