10 FREE WordPress Plugins You’ll Love

10 FREE WordPress Plugins You’ll Love

This is a list of my top FREE WordPress plugins to optimize site speed, security and search engine optimization (SEO). Check it out, and let me know what your favorite plugins are!

  1. SumoMe – From landing pages to pop ups for list building, to using Discover to generate traffic, this is an excellent FREE plugin to enhance your site.
  2. BackWPup – This allows you to back your WordPress site up in case of loss, hacking, etc. I like to back it up to Dropbox so it’s always available.
  3. YOAST SEO – Search Engine Optimization is the most important key to getting organic traffic to your site, so set it up and make sure your audience finds you.
  4. Pretty Link Lite – This is a great FREE plugin to change the web address to something you prefer whether it’s for affiliate links or blog posts; very handy.
  5. Ewww – Reduce image file sizes to boost SEO and improve site speed with this painless plugin.
  6. Autoptimize – Compress your HTML, JavaScript and CSS to reduce load times.
  7. Shareaholic – Boost traffic with traffic trading, and add some fancy share buttons to encourage your readers to help you spread the word!
  8. Google Analytics Dashboard for WP – Link up to Google Analytics and access your traffic statistics on your dashboard or even share your traffic data on your site easily.
  9. W3 Total Cache – Increase your site speed dramatically using site caching.
  10. Disqus Comment System – A professional comments system that encourages feedback and lets you build a community on your page.