How To Install WordPress Plugins

Hi Guys,
Today I share one important topic related to WordPress plugin. We know how to install wordpress plugin through wordpress dashboard.
But I share this article to wordpress beginers for reference with step by step with clear picture. To install worpress plugin you successfully install wordpress then we can install plugins, theme,page, post etc.

Install a Plugin using WordPress Plugin Search

For installing wordpress plugins using wordpress plugin search is the very easiest method of install wordpress plugins in wordpress dashboard. First thing you need to do is go to your WordPress admin dashboard and click on Plugins » Add New.


Search Plugins and add proper plugins through dashboard using install now button.


WordPress will now download and install the plugin for you. After this, you will see the success message with a link to activate the plugin or return to plugin installer.


Install a Plugin using the WordPress Admin Plugin Upload

Install the wordpress plugin in wordpress dashboard using upload method is very simple. First download the plugins into your local computer and upload it to wordpress plugin directory through wordpress dashboard using upload method.


This will bring you to the plugin upload page. Here you need to click on the choose file button and select the plugin file you downloaded earlier to your computer.


After you have selected the file, you need to click on the install now button.


WordPress plugins are the tools which provide additional functionality to your application. To install wordpress plugin first plugin put into ‘wp-content/plugins’ directory. Once the plugin is installed, you may activate it or deactivate it from the Plugins menu in your WP administration login(worpress dashboard).


The Plugins are put into wp-content/plugins directory, activate it from the administrator backend (wordpress dashboard).


In WordPress 2.7 and above you can install plugins directly from the admin area. Download the plugin to your computer, log in to your WP admin area and go to Plugins and Add New. Browse to the plugin archive and select it. Then click Install now and the plugin will be installed shortly.


For remove wordpress plugin, simply remove the directory for the plugin you would like to uninstall and it will be automatically deactivated.

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