Canonical Recommended WordPress Plugin List

This year (2019) is the sixth this blog has been in service. Since 2014, considered many different WordPress plugins and decided it was about time I come up with a canonical list of recommended plugins for anyone starting a WordPress blog. Over time, I’ll fill this list in with links to relevant posts about said plugins.

  • a3 Lazy Load
  • Akismet
  • Clean My Archives
  • Cloudflare
  • HappyForms
  • Inline Footnotes
  • Jetpack
  • JSON Feed
  • Nginx Cache
  • Redirection
  • Redis Object Cache
  • SendGrid
  • Simple Lightbox
  • Slim SEO
  • WP Fail2Ban Redux
  • WP Twitter Auto Publish
  • WP-PageNavi

Johnathan Lyman
Kenmore, WA,
United States
blogging, design, technology, software, development, gaming, photography