Whenever I build a WordPress website for my small business clients, I always include my personal list of the eight best WordPress plugins as part of the package.

Learn all about them in this post.


Written by tiroberts
1392 days ago

I'm using Better WP Security, Matt. It's working rather well for me so far.


Written by MattMansfield
1392 days ago

Thanks! I'll be sure to check that plugin out.

Written by tiroberts
1395 days ago

Great post, Matt. I especially agree that it's important to have a wp plugin installed to backup your blog. In my early days of blogging, I can't tell you how many blogs and content I've lost due to not having proper backup on my site.

It's also important to have some kind of wp security plugin installed to protect against hackers. I've just recently installed one and I'm so glad I did. I had no idea how many times people were attempting to hack my site until I viewed the bad login attempt reports. It was shocking! Thanks for sharing this post with us. I'm glad to have found it on bizsugar.com.


Written by MattMansfield
1394 days ago


Thanks for your kind words - glad you found the post useful!

Thanks also for your insights on WordPress security plugins. Which one are you using?


Written by bigmoneyweb
1399 days ago

The extend page for plugins on WordPress.org features the most popular, highly rated, recently updated and new plugins. Thanks for sharing.

Written by MattMansfield
1399 days ago

Yep, that's the best place to go for all your plugin needs - love browsing through there, but I'm a geek at heart! :)

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