Day 28: Use Jetpack to Boost Your WordPress site to the Next Level

Use Jetpack to Boost Your WordPress site to the Next Level

Jetpack is a official Automattic WordPress Plugin. It includes several very handy features to improve your WordPress website – all of which are already found on WordPress.com websites. Jetpack adds several WordPress widgets to your WordPress website, many social sharing features, subscription options, stats, and SEO value.

Jetpack

Feature list

  • Subscription options
  • Traffic statistics
  • Social sharing options
  • VaultPress security
  • Gravatar “hovercards” for commenters
  • WP.me Shortlinks
  • Embed videos via shortcode
  • RSS Links Widget
  • Twitter Widget
  • Image Widget
  • Spelling and Grammar
  • and more

But hey, you can find all that out and more on the Jetpack website, so go check it out for yourself.

Don’t know how to install WordPress plugins? Check out our video tutorial showing how to use WordPress plugins.

Don’t know how to use WordPress Widgets? Check out our video tutorial showing how to use WordPress widgets.

Conclusion

The Jetpack WordPress Plugin adds a great deal of features handy for just about any site. Thanks to the “Enhanced Distribution” feature to help notify search engines of new comment, there isn’t really a reason to not use Jetpack.

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