How to Install a WP Plugin

Make Your Blog Unique in Just Minutes!

Here are the basic install steps for adding a wordpress plugin to your blog if you use a service like Act Now Domains' wordpress web hosting

1.  Go to your Blog's Control Panel.  Under Plugin, click the Add New link.  This will take you to a page that automatically shows you all of the free wordpress plugins available for you to use (13,000+). 

2.  Search through the Wordpress Plugin Directory until you find the plugin you want to use. 

3.  When you find the plugin you want for your blog, just click the Install link.   This will automatically install the plugin or widget to your blog for you.

4.  After it installs you will see a link that says Activate this Plugin.  Click that link.

That's it!  That's all you have to do to install a new widget or plugin to your blog. 

By far, the hardest part of installing a new plugin is figuring out which widget to actually use on your blog.  There are so many to choose from to use to make your blog unique and fun for both you and your visitors.

I've compiled a list of the best free wordpress plugins available below.  It may save you some time looking on your own.  

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