Here is a TOP 15 WordPress Plugins: Free & Premium, for every day or specific use.
WordPress is a powerful CMS, though without its plugins it's a bit difficult to make it work how we want to. These couple of plugins will help you enhance it.
ACF - Advanced Custom Fields
Use the Advanced Custom Fields plugin to take full control of your WordPress edit screens & custom field data. You can basically add fields anywhere in WordPress. Fields that can be dynamic. On top of that if you are using a builder such as Elementor you will be able to call custom fields within Elementor elements.
Smush has been benchmarked and tested as number one for speed and quality and is the award-winning, back-to-back proven crowd favorite image optimization plugin for WordPress. Some image compression tools destroy images with as much as a 30% loss in quality. Smush servers strip hidden bulky information from your images and reduce file size without affecting the appearance.
Webcraftic - Clearfy
It’s a multipurpose and a free tool with tons of settings. Combine it with other plugins and you’ll get a better optimized and secure WordPress website.
- Clear website code from trash
- Eliminate WordPress vulnerabilities
- Speed up search engine indexing
- Fix another plugin’s bugs
- Make your WordPress easier, more convenient and faster
You’ll get 50+ useful functions for your WordPress website optimization, mixed and packed into only one Clearfy plugin. In addition, they have quality video lessons and tutorials that will help you understand plugin settings. But don’t hurry to download Clearfy until you know its history and strengths.
WP Super cache
This plugin generates static HTML files from your dynamic WordPress blog. After an HTML file is generated your webserver will serve that file instead of processing the comparatively heavier and more expensive WordPress PHP scripts. A bit difficult to set-up, but really worth it, the static files are improving high-speed assets loading.
In Yoast SEO you can enter the keyword or keyphrase you’d like your post or page to rank for in the search results. They run a check on your content to check whether you’re using the keywords often enough – but not too often – and in the right spots.
Elementor Page Builder
Elementor is a free block builder, you can design the pixel perfect design with an enhanced and clean code. You can customize blocks with thousands of different combinations and generate unique content.
Elementor Pro, the paid version, allows you to have dynamically generated content for pages, such as headers and footers. That means you can create your own WordPress Template from nothing, and enjoy its responsiveness without writing a single line of code.
If you're working with code, it is sometimes difficult to locate a single piece of code that shows on a page. Which plugin does that come from? Which theme file is it generated from? With String Locator, you can easily search your whole WordPress Directory and find that piece of code.
Looking for a multilingual community? WPML makes it easy to build multilingual sites and run them. It’s powerful enough for corporate sites, yet simple for blogs. It's really easy to put in place, installation is very fast. Using it is even easier, you can choose in the settings which kind of content you want to translate, which languages you will be translating your website into. And finally, translate everything directly from their interface.
Dashboard Welcome for Elementor
Dashboard welcome allows you to create custom dashboards on Elementor and show them to specific groups of people.
Stylekit for Elementor - By AnalogWP
Stylekit is quite fun! It allows you to download multiple pre-made templates and directly import them to your compositions. But it also allows you to create style kit, groups of styles such as Font, size of fonts, colors, group of colours, and have them grouped in one single menu and you will be able to call them on different pages.
List of Elementor Packs and Widgets
This one is pretty nice because it allows you to create your own widgets with CSS/JS.
This one is not for free, but it allows you to connect multiple actions to different ones, same system as If This Then That. You can create multiple triggers and show different content depending on the situation.