If you are a blogger and uses wordpress blogging application to express your feelings, you probably know the features and powers of this superb blogging platform. According to my 2 cents blogging experience, I must say that wordpress is one of the best solution for blogging.
Since the early days of my blogging, I have tried many plugins to enhance the functionality but I am stick with some of them. I believe that excess of everything is bad therefor we should avoid to use too many plugins on our blog because those good plugins will impact on the performance and slow down your favorite blog.
Here I am sharing my list of most popular and favorite wordpress plugins. If you are novice and don’t know about the wordpress, head over to wordpress.
1-All in One SEO
Search Engine Optimization is very important to get visitors from organic search. Name of this is plugin is self explanatory. It does lot of things related to SEO. You can add title, description and keywords easily while publishing your new posts. An excellent Search Engine Optimization strategy require time, money and commitment but with the help of All in One SEO you can achieve this goal FREE of cost.
You can find more details and download link on uberdose.
2-Google Sitemap Generator
Your ads revenue is directly proportional to the search engine traffic. Sitemap helps most of the search engines including Google, yahoo and msn to explore, crawl and index all the hidden pages on your blog. This plugin automatically generates xml sitemap and notify the search engines for the updated contents.
This plugin automatically detects all RSS feeds and redirects them to feedburner account so that you can track the RSS readers. With the implementation of this plugin you will notice an increase in your feed reader count.
4-Wordpress Related Posts
This plugin finds the related articles from your existing article archives on the basis of keywords matching. You can display related posts at the bottom of each post. This plugin plays an important role to keep your visitors stay longer on your site. Download it now
I love this plugin as it stop spammers and bots to post commnets automatically. In order to get this plugin working, you must have an account and API on wordpress.com
No need to install it separately because it is bundled with the default installation of wordpress.
6-Subscribe To Comments
Pretty much clear from the name of this plugin. It is used to receive notification alerts via email to subscribed posts while adding the comments. Get it here
7-WordPress Database Backup
This is used to get backup of database automatically. You can configure it as you want. It can automatically generate backup files on your server or you can email that backup if its not too big in MBs.
This is my favorite list of plugins, if you like it do not forget to digg it or stumble it. Write your favorite plugins list in the comments.