Plugins are a known term for a webmaster because they will often use plugins on blogs that are managed Plugins are small-sized applications that are embedded into other larger applications, which aim to improve the functionality of the parent application.
WordPress plugin is an additional program that can be integrated with WordPress to provide other functions that are not available in the standard installation, can also call an additional set of application programs that contain scripting functions in PHP language that provides features or services that Specific to improve the functionality in the use of a
blog, which can be combined with blogs using access points and
methods provided by wordpress . wordpress
The plugin function for
- Adding optimization from
- Make the display better
- Reduce the size of
- Separate source code because it is not compatible with licensed software
How to Install Plugins in WordPress
When you have chosen a plugin that will be used on the website of course you yourself already know the usefulness of the plugin itself. For those of us who create a Website with Domain and Hosting itself and use CMS WordPress quite a lot of plugin options that can be used for free. For this article I will example, when will install Broken Link Checker Plugin like I use on this blog. After Log in to
-admin, click> Add New existing Wordpressp
In the Plugins menu.
Then you will go to Install the Plugins page. There are 5 menus on the page: Search | Upload | Featured | Popular | Newest.
Install plug-in, upload plug-in
If you already know the name of the plugin you want to use, you can use the Search Box to find it. Or search for plugins in the featured, popular, newest menu or directly select the existing plugins in the Popular tags.
This time I will install the plugin broken link checker and immediately search by using the search box. After the list / list of our plugins I choose one of the displayed.
Click details or install the plugin
Before the plugin is installed, we can see the Details and short description written on the list. Or for more details you can check by clicking> Details.
Click install now to install the plugin
Please read the description well to really understand the usefulness and how the plugin works. There is also a guide how to install / install that you can see on the Installation menu. If you are sure to use it, please click> Install Now. After the install is complete then you activate by clicking> Active Plugin.
To set the plugin that has been installed, you can see on the Tools menu or Settings, usually the plugin that we install will be placed on the menu.
We can also upload the plugin to
by going to the
upload menu. Click> wordpress the plugin from your file storage media, then click> Install Now. To enable plugin same as above. upload> select
How to upload plugin to
Hopefully the article above can help you who may not understand how to install the plugin in
Too many plugins that are used are also not good, because it will slow the loading process when it will open or access to the website or blog.