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Install Plugin In WordPress

There are three ways to install plugin in wordpress. One way is install plugin via wordpress dashboard . Second way  is install plugin via ftp client like filezilla and third way to install it via cPanel.

Install Plugin in wordpress via  wordpress Dashboard

To Install plugin in wordpress login to your wordpress admin dashboard.In the left pane locate the plugins tab and click on it. Click on add new button to install new plugins.

add new plugin in WordPress
add new plugin in WordPress

Upload To Install Plugin In WordPress

If you have already plugin file then click on upload Plugin. Plugin file is always .zip format.If you want to find plugin from internet then click search plugins. write any plugin name or feature for which you want to find plugin.

For example i want plugins for wordpress seo and don’t know about any name of plugin then write seo plugins in search plugins box. All plugins related wordpress seo displayed in the screen. Then choose your desired plugin and click on the install button

upload plugin To Install Plugin on wordpress
upload plugin To Install Plugin on wordpress

 

 Activate Plugin In WordPress

After installation of plugin, activation window is open. Know click on Activate Plugin link to activate it. Know your plugin is installed and ready to use.

Activate plugins in wordpress
Activate plugins in wordpress

Install plugins Via ftp

If you want to install wordpress plugins via ftp then ftp client is required. Filezilla is a famous ftp client. Download and install Filezilla and run it.To read more about filezilla instalation and working read the article

Go to Theme folder of website
Go to Theme folder of website

Go to Plugins folder .

To install plugins via ftp click on public_html folder. Then wp-content > plugins. Know copy the plugin file inside the plugins folder under wp-content.know your plugin is showing in installed plugins tab under the plugins tab.

Know activate the installed plugins as shown in activate plugins in wordpress.Read more see the following video.

How To Install Plugin In WordPress Step by Step Video