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Plugins - WordCamp Orlando 2016

Plugins - WordCamp Orlando 2016

Slides from a WordPress for Beginners workshop at WordCamp Orlando 2016.

We discussed what are plugins, how to choose a plugin, difference between free and premium plugins, how to install, and essential plugins for a website

Irina Blumenfeld

September 26, 2016
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  1. PLUGINS
    WordPress For Beginners
    WordCamp Orlando 2016
    Irina Blumenfeld @irinablumenfeld #wcorl

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  2. What are plugins?
    Default Plugins:
    • Akismet
    • Hello Dolly
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  3. Choosing a plugin
    • Reviews
    • Last updated date
    • Number of downloads
    • Support
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  4. Free vs Premium
    • Full time support
    • Active development
    • Updates
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  5. How to install
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  6. How to install
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  7. Essential plugins
    • Backup
    • Security
    • Anti-spam
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  8. Recommended plugins
    • Google Analytics
    • Yoast SEO
    • Caching
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  9. Plugins and Speed
    Plugin Load:
    P3 Plugin Performance Profiler
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  10. Thank you
    WordPress For Beginners
    WordCamp Orlando 2016
    Irina Blumenfeld @irinablumenfeld #wcorl
    Slides: netmagik.com/plugins

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