Blogosphere News – WordPress Plugins – What Plugins Are All About and How They Can Make You Money
Blogging is the latest trend to hit the internet. Everyone I know has a blog. Some people make new entries everyday, some people made one entry and forgot all about it, other bloggers blog to update friend and family on their lives. Most people blog to build a brand and make money.
There are three main blogging platforms. They are:
1. Blogger2. Typepad3. WordPress
WordPress is by far the MOST popular blogging platform out there. Look at the blogs that you currently read. Most of them will be on WordPress.
It used to be all about WordPress Themes. Now it is all about WordPress Plugins. If your blog is not loaded with the best plugins then it is nothing. It is on the bottom layer of all of the blogs in the blogosphere.
Here are some of the most WordPress Plugins that you can get:
1. SEO Package Plugin: Automatically optimizes your WordPress blog for Search Engines.
2. WordPress Super Cache Plugin: A very fast caching engine for WordPress blogs that produces static html files.
3. Google XML Sitemaps Plugin: This plugin will create a Google sitemaps compliant XML-Sitemap of your WordPress blog.
4. NextGEN Gallery Plugin: NextGEN Gallery is a full integrated Image Gallery plugin for WordPress with a Flash slideshow option.
You can also get WordPress Plugins that are guaranteed to help you generate money via blogging.The Most Popular and Sought After Plugin for WordPress themes at the moment is the “”Membership Plugin””. This WordPress plugin allows you to have different Membership Types.
Membership-Plugin has 3 default user group types:
1. Free2. Trial 3. Paying
You can easily create as many free, trial and paid subscriptions as you need. Each subscription can be assigned to a separate membership level allowing you to offer your users multiple subscription options.
There are countless other plugins. Too many to mention actually.
You will have hours of fun experimenting with different plugins on your blog!