The absolute necessary plugins. I don't install them all every time, but these are all essential depending on the website or circumstance.
Just another contact form plugin. Simple but flexible.
The ideal plugin for stats, related posts, search engine optimization, social sharing, protection, backups, security, and more.
Extends and enhances the block editor (Gutenberg) and the classic editor (TinyMCE).
Secure your website with the most comprehensive WordPress security plugin. Firewall, malware scan, blocking, live traffic, login security & more.
Copy posts of any type with a click!
Backup and restoration made easy. Complete backups; manual or scheduled (backup to Dropbox, S3, Google Drive, Rackspace, FTP, SFTP, email + others).
Compress and optimize images with lazy load, WebP conversion, and resize detection to boost performance and make your site load amazingly fast.
A comprehensive collection of visual components for your site
Import and export your widgets.
Creates a 'Coming Soon' page that will show for all users who are not logged in
A lightweight plugin that protects email addresses from email-harvesting robots, by encoding them into decimal and hexadecimal entities.
Adds a Theme option to any active theme allowing you to make a child theme.
Enables syntax highlighting in the integrated themes and plugins source code editors with line numbers, AutoComplete and much more.
Instant switching between user accounts in WordPress.
An easy, clean and simple way to run code snippets on your site.
Increase maximum upload file size limit to any value. Increase upload limit - upload large files.
Ensure your SSL certificate is valid and your server is configured for best security practices.