Your WordPress game is on point, and you’re creating awesome websites and blogs. But even the best web developers in the galaxy need to broaden their horizons and speed up their workflows. So let’s get you plugged into the latest and greatest WordPress plugins.

WP Smush – Image Optimization

Images are an important part of your site’s first impression, and when used appropriately, these images will help you grab and keep the attention of your viewers.  

But what do you do when those images take up too much storage space and drastically slow your website speed?

You download WP Smush before you lose any more viewers to boredom from the spinning wheel of death.

WP Smush is an easy-to-use WordPress plugin that compresses and optimizes your images without reducing image quality. You can optimize your images in JPEG, GIF, and PNG formats to save you heaps of storage space, and you can even compress multiple images at once.

More quality images and faster website speed? WP Smush is a no-brainer.

TablePress

Get organized with all that important info.

TablePress makes it possible to create beautiful tables and charts in a matter of minutes. Embed tables into posts, pages, or even text widgets, and do it all without maneuvering a complicated coding process. Just enter your table data into their spreadsheet-like interface, and enjoy the perks of stellar organization.

Your viewers will thank you.

Yoast SEO

Having a well-designed site is one thing. But driving traffic to your site is another thing entirely. That’s where Search Engine Optimization comes into play. But that doesn’t mean you have to rush off and hire more SEO experts. You just need Yoast. It’s probably one of our favorite plugins ever.

Yoast SEO is an easy-to-use WordPress plugin that walks you through the intricacies of Search Engine Optimization. Yoast makes it easy to improve your ranking on search results, transforming your content into a more user- and SEO-friendly site.

Just choose a focus keyword, and Yoast will hand you a checklist of to-dos to make the page SEO friendly.

So there you have it. These WordPress plugins have worked wonders for us, and we’re confident they’ll help you get ahead of the pack too.