10 free must have wordpress plugins

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Last updated on 04/18/2018

WordPress is the most popular CMS (Content Management System) for blog and It can be a good choice even for your business website for so many reasons. And what really adds to it’s beauty is, it’s free. WordPress is licensed under GNU public license, which means it is open source. Hence millions from around the world are constantly improving WordPress. Plugins are part of code that you can actually install in your wordpress website to add more functionality in your website.

Following are some curated Must-have Free WordPress plugins sorted in no particular order which are available for free to use:

1. Website security
Security – Auditing, Malware Scanner and Security Hardening

Security should be the highest concern for your website. This plugin helps to secure your website from malware.

Pro version available – No

2. Data and website security
Limit Login Attempts

Generally, This plugin may be auto installed on your WordPress website. This plugin will prevent unauthorized login attacks.

Pro version available – No

3. SEO (Search Engine Optimization)
Yoast SEO

WordPress is SEO friendly, Thanks to simple plugin like this. This plugin can be connected with Google analytics.

Pro version available – Yes

4. Backup website data
UpdraftPlus WordPress Backup Plugin

Nothing is worse than loosing your data without backup. Maximum paid hosting providers also add this service for their users.

Pro version available – yes

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