Alright, you have installed wordpress, made your settings and now what? You gotta complete it with great plugins to your use. Here is a great list of plugins that you should have with all your wordpress installations:
Since 2.8, WordPress allows us to use widgets in our templates. This made creating websites easier as well as creating professional themes. Now we can use any widget in our headers, footers or our page templates even if we don’t have a sidebar there.
Well, i have more than 5 sites now and i am constantly changing them, posting things and stuff. I know a developer needs more time (especially for fighting those little coding bugs!) on working. So why not consider enabling gears and get rid of wasting time on wp-admin refresh. To enable gears ..