Following are some of the most essential wordpress plugins which you should have in your wordpress blog.
Essential WordPress Plugins
Following plugins are the most essential which are must for any wordpress blog
1) All in SEO Pack
All in SEO pack plugin is used to convert the dynamic URLs into SEO friendaly URLs and it is one of the most esential wordpress plugin.
As soon as you download the WordPress, install it and let Search Engines access your blog you will be flooded with spams in comments. Akistme comes to rescue. This pluging is part of WordPress so you will nothave to install it seperately.
If you want to promote your blog in Social Media then you need to have this plugin installed. Provides social bookmarking icons added on pages/posts and nice and easy backend features.
4) Google XML Sitemap
Comes handy to generate Google .xml sitemap. This plugin also inform Google and yahoo about the new sitemap wheneve it is generated.
6) Top Level Category
You will need this when you are using All in SEO pack plugin to make the URL have category name in it
7) WordPress Automatic Upgrade
Woduldn’t you like to have an automatic wordpress tool to keep your blog updated with the latest WordPress release which keeps on being release ebery month or so? This plugin comes to rescue you from doing manual upgrade which is a real pain.
Optional wordpress Plugins
Following are some of the optional wordpress plugins which you might find useful depending on your requirements.