WordPress is the best open source content management system. It has become very popular among the bloggers. WordPress even after called the best CMS has some issue related to duplicate content and ineffective SEO. To solve this problem, there are so many good seo plugins that you could use in your wordpress blog, so as to optimize it better for search engines as well as make it more interactive by adding Ajax effects in your blog, making it more user friendly. If you are a blogging fan like me, then you may also find these blogging plugins useful. One could also think to add Google Adsense in their blogs to monetize from it. Here are some good adsense plugins that will help you to monetize using Google Adsense.
Below is the list of my favorite 10 wordpress plugins that one must use!
1. All in One SEO Pack: As the name suggests this is a complete package that makes WordPress search engine friendly by re-writing titles, description and keyword tags in the header tag of the pages you write.
2. EasyTube: This plugin allows you to display video feeds from YouTube or Google Videos on your own blog. It helps in interacting with your visitors.
3. Akismet: This is a plugin which is meant to destroy all your spam. The best spam fighting plugin for wordpress.
4. Share This: This plugin helps to place links of various social media sites like Digg, Netscape, StumbleUpon, Reddit, etc at the end of every post so as to make it more user friendly.
5. SimpleTags: This plugin helps to place Technorati tags directly on you blog posts.
6. Google Sitemap Generator: This plugin will create google sitemaps compliant XML-Sitemap of your WordPress blog.
7. cforms II – contact form: Is a Ajax based contact form plugin for your WordPress blog.
8. podPress: podPress adds tons of features designed to make WordPress the ideal platform for hosting a podcast.
9. Yahoo Messenger Status: Displays your Yahoo messenger status for your blog visitors.
10. Email Blog Users: This plugin helps you to send email to the people who registered at your blog. A very good way to keep in touch of your blog users.
So, that grabs it up, hope that you may find these plugins useful and handy!
PS: I’m taking part in seocontest2008, in a hope to land at a good position. Lets see what happens. Please wish me luck!
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