At Bourn Creative we have a stable of various paid and free WordPress plugins that we regularly use on our clients’ sites, depending on needed website functionality. Out of our collection of trusted WordPress plugins, there are five must have plugins that we use on pretty much every custom WordPress site we build — and this past week I shared these five plugins in a lighting talk I gave at the Sacramento WordPress Meetup.
WordPress Plugin #1: Akismet
Why We Recommend the Akismet WordPress Plugin:
- Created, managed, and owned by Automattic
- Save time with simple comment spam protection
- Low monthly fee (still free for personal bloggers)
- Download Akismet