WordPress Plugins

Looking for some cool WordPress plugins that can help you out with a particular task? 🔌 You’re in the right place! Here, we list the best WordPress plugins for things like sliders, social media, RSS, custom post types, contact forms, and much more.

How to Make Your Plugin Compatible With Gutenberg: Part 2 (Sidebar API)

Make Your Plugin Compatible With Gutenberg - Sidebar API

If you’re trying to make your plugin compatible with Gutenberg, you have a couple of paths that you can/should take – depending on what your plugin does and how it delivers its features to the user. In the first part of this mini-series, we explored Gutenberg’s Block API – which is what most plugins need in terms of Gutenberg-compatibility. This time, we will be exploring another piece of the Gutenberg puzzle – Gutenberg’s Sidebar API.

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Best WordPress Plugins Going Into 2019 – We Did the Research for You

Best WordPress Plugins

Similar to how apps make iPhones great, plugins are bound to turn an ordinary WordPress site into a unique one. From form plugins like Contact Form 7 to the SEO juggernauts like Yoast, it’s amazing how a simple ten-second installation process can yield such dramatic results. But not all plugins are created equal. Some of them have bad coding that messes with your theme. Others are riddled with bugs, making them almost useless in terms of functionality. That’s why we want to highlight the best WordPress plugins so that your website is running at its peak performance at all times.

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5 Best Contact Form Plugins for WordPress Compared

Contact form plugins for WordPress may sound like a topic that’s been fairly well covered across the web as it is, but is that really the case? Here’s what I mean; for years we’ve been using Contact Form 7, and not even thinking twice about trying out other solutions. But is it possible that the development in the contact form realm has stopped entirely? Is Contact Form

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VaultPress vs BlogVault vs BackupBuddy vs CodeGuard vs UpdraftPlus

VaultPress-vs-BlogVault-vs-BackupBuddy-vs-CodeGuard-vs-UpdraftPlus

“What do I need a backup for!? It’s not like anything bad is going to happen to my WordPress blog anyway!” … I’m sorry to be the one to break this to you, but there’s a whole plethora of bad things that can happen to a WordPress site. And if you’re not prepared – i.e. don’t have a backup – you’re in big trouble.

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5 Best RSS Feed Plugins for WordPress

Best-RSS-Feed-Plugins-for-WordPress

“I thought RSS was dead!” – you’re thinking. Well, yes and no. Yes – it’s no longer such a popular mechanism used by people to stay updated with their favorite sites … most of that went away with the demise of Google Reader. And no – because it’s still an active technology, which means that we can use it for a lot of cool things

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How to Adapt Your Plugin for Gutenberg: Part 1 (Block API)

Adapt Your Plugin for Gutenberg: Part 1 (Block API)

The story is straightforward; Gutenberg is the new editor experience in WordPress, which is going to be merged into core in the next major release. A lot of plugins that do not keep up with this will become obsolete. This makes it essential that you adapt your plugin for Gutenberg before it’s too late.

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Build for Gutenberg: How Plugin and Theme Authors Are Addressing the Transition to Gutenberg

Build for Gutenberg: How Plugin and Theme Authors Are Addressing the Transition

At WordCamp Europe 2018, Matt Mullenweg laid out a rough roadmap for Gutenberg over the next several months. In July, there’s going to be a big push to increase Gutenberg adoption, with a 5.0 beta in play for August (or beyond; actually, probably beyond). The impending integration may have you wondering how WordPress developers are planning to build for Gutenberg.

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