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Essential WordPress Plugins



Discover the best WordPress plugins to use for backup, security, caching, and SEO. Learn how to install and configure key WordPress plugins in this free course.

One of the great things about using WordPress is the vibrant plugin ecosystem. There are many thousands of WordPress plugins that promise to improve every aspect of your site. With the right plugins, your WordPress site will run more smoothly, get more visitors, and be less likely to face problems.

In this free course, Envato Tuts+ instructor Rachel McCollin will teach you how to install and configure free WordPress plugins for backup, security, caching, and SEO. You'll see how WordPress can be made far more powerful and secure by the addition of a few key plugins.

Looking for something more advanced? Discover the best premium WordPress plugins on Envato Elements.

Learn How to Use WordPress

If you're just getting started, learn how to use WordPress in our complete guide or check out our free WordPress tutorial.