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Wordpress Plugins for Beginners The easy power behind Wordpress Part 3 – 3.15.11
Topics of the Day <ul><li>What is a Wordpress Plugin? </li></ul><ul><li>What is a Wordpress Widget? </li></ul><ul><li>Down...
What is a Plugin? <ul><li>A website gadget designed to something. </li></ul><ul><li>A prepackaged  tool for blog users. </...
Downloading Plugins <ul><li>Wordpress.org/extend/plugins </li></ul><ul><li>Google “wordpress plugins”, “top 10 wordpress p...
 
What is a Widget? <ul><li>Typically is accompanied by a Plugin </li></ul><ul><li>Used to control and/or ad additional feat...
 
Recommended Plugins <ul><li>Social Sharing Bookmarks </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Sexy Bookmarks </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Simpl...
Recommended Plugins <ul><li>301 Redirection </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Redirection </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Search Engine Optimiz...
Recommended Plugins <ul><li>Admin Toolbar (Hated IT) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Admin Toolbar Removal </li></ul></ul>
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A presentation on Wordpress Plugins I will be delivering at Keller Williams Realty in Marysville, WA.

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  1. 1. Wordpress Plugins for Beginners The easy power behind Wordpress Part 3 – 3.15.11
  2. 2. Topics of the Day <ul><li>What is a Wordpress Plugin? </li></ul><ul><li>What is a Wordpress Widget? </li></ul><ul><li>Downloading, Installing, Activating Plugins? </li></ul><ul><li>What Plugins are Good to Use? </li></ul>
  3. 3. What is a Plugin? <ul><li>A website gadget designed to something. </li></ul><ul><li>A prepackaged tool for blog users. </li></ul><ul><li>A free tool that makes blog configuration simple. </li></ul><ul><li>Available through Wordpress.org or a third party website. </li></ul><ul><li>Plugins can be found at Dashboard => Plugins </li></ul>
  4. 4. Downloading Plugins <ul><li>Wordpress.org/extend/plugins </li></ul><ul><li>Google “wordpress plugins”, “top 10 wordpress plugins” </li></ul><ul><li>Save them to an Easy Place to find </li></ul><ul><li>Don’t worry about saving the file </li></ul><ul><li>Upload, Activate </li></ul><ul><li>Complete and Settings Alerts </li></ul>
  5. 6. What is a Widget? <ul><li>Typically is accompanied by a Plugin </li></ul><ul><li>Used to control and/or ad additional features to specific areas of a blog. </li></ul><ul><li>Uses the drag and drop feature. </li></ul><ul><li>Can be found at Dashboard => Appearance => </li></ul>
  6. 8. Recommended Plugins <ul><li>Social Sharing Bookmarks </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Sexy Bookmarks </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Simple Social Bookmarks </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Statistics </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Wordpress Stats </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Contact Forms </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Contact Form 7 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Contact Form ][ </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>cForms (expert level) </li></ul></ul>
  7. 9. Recommended Plugins <ul><li>301 Redirection </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Redirection </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Search Engine Optimization </li></ul><ul><ul><li>All in SEO Pack </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>SEO Ultimate </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Favicon (cute picture next to a URL) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Shockingly Simple Favicon </li></ul></ul>
  8. 10. Recommended Plugins <ul><li>Admin Toolbar (Hated IT) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Admin Toolbar Removal </li></ul></ul>
  9. 11. Google Analytics
  10. 14. Google Analytics
  11. 16. Google Webmaster Tools
  12. 20. Questions & Answers
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