Design | 01.15.2015

The Best WordPress Plug-ins for Business

Are you ready to take your website to the next level with extra functionality? WordPress plug-ins are easy to implement and offer the fastest way to add the functionality you need to get your business up and running or to expand your current services. While there are plenty of fantastic WordPress plug-ins to choose from, we’ve narrowed down the list to come up with those that are most valuable for business websites.

WordPress SEO by Yoast

WordPress SEO by Yoast gives users the power to control valuable SEO content, including page titles and meta descriptions on a per-page basis, or for an entire network of pages.  Wordpress SEO installs seamlessly within your existing WordPress installation and is an easy way to take charge of your SEO efforts.

Google Analytics

Google Analytics is still one the top choices when it comes to WordPress site analysis. Installing the Google Analytics plug-in for WordPress makes it easy to check the stats of individual pages or multiple pages at a glance. It’s all accessed within the familiar WordPress admin interface, making it easy to track visits, measure conversion rates and review other valuable data points without leaving WordPress.

Google XML Sitemaps

Another winner from Google is the Google XML Sitemaps plug-in for WordPress. This handy little tool only serves one important purpose: to generate XML sitemaps of your website content. This makes is easier for search engines to quickly index your site content properly so that you can ensure you’re getting the best level of exposure.


If your website focus is ecommerce, then WooCommerce is a must-have for your business. WooCommerce is an ecommerce plugin that’s perfect for affiliate retailers, direct retailers and self-branded websites. It includes everything you need to develop a strong brand and to implement tools like shopping carts and payment processing to your WordPress site.

Gravity Forms

For many websites, having a great WordPress form builder plug-in isn’t just incredibly helpful, it’s an essential part of the business. Gravity Forms is great for basic forms, but it really shines when the more advanced functionalities are used. Users can create forms for just about anything using Gravity Forms, including polls, surveys or simple contact information forms, without the need for advanced coding skills or complicated development work.

Learn More About WordPress Plug-Ins

Interested in learning how to get the most out of WordPress for your website? Contact Jordan Crown to learn more about customized WordPress websites with powerful plug-in integration for business.