Over years of experience on WordPress, I have learned that keeping number of plugins low will save you from a lot of troubles. In order to do that, you have to get only the best of them in your toolbox. Here I am composing a list of plugins for June 2017, that will be quite helpful for improving your site, while keeping it neat and tidy.
Note; For a more up-to-date list with plugin descriptions, check out my latest post 15+ Essential WordPress Plugins for February 2018.
1. Contact Form Plugin: Contact Form 7
2. SEO Plugin: Yoast SEO
3. Caching plugin: W3 Total Cache
4. Analytics plugin: Google Analytics Dashboard for WP (GADWP)
5. Pagination: WP-PageNavi
6. Code Insertion: Head & Footer Code
7. Redirecting: Page Links To
8. Page Indexes: Subpages Extended
9. Page Builder: Page Builder by SiteOrigin
10. Widgets: SiteOrigin Widgets Bundle
11. Customization: SiteOrigin CSS
12. Extra: Countdown Widget
13. Extra: WP-PostViews