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WordPress 3.7 Complete Third Edition by Aaron Hodge Silver, Karol Król

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The must-have pack of plugins

Even though there are over 27,000 plugins available in the official directory, you surely don't need all of them on your WordPress site. There is a small set that we might call the "must-have pack". And obviously my list of must-have plugins can be different from the next guy's, so please treat the following information more as guidance rather than as a written-in-stone necessity. That being said, I am honest here, and despite the fact that some of my blogs feature more than 25 plugins working at the same time, the essential must-have list consists of only seven plugins. All these handle a specific task geared towards making a WordPress site better and more functional.

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