Types of Plugins on WP Repository
Compared to the free theme, the Free Plugin is more diverse, according to every big and small feature, you need to have at least a few responsive plugins. Like themes, Plugins on the WP Repository usually have 2 types:
Completely Free Plugins
This plugin is developed a free version for users by developers, without ads, without the link to introduce paid upgrades.
Some authors have attached a donation section for users to donate money if they want.
A lot of developers offer the Free version on the WP Repository.
In parallel, they offer a Premium version (paid) with more powerful features and have technical support.
If users like the design of the Free version, but they want more professional features and direct technical support, they must buy the Premium version on the author’s own page (or on CodeCanyon).
Freemium plugin is very large and popular, this is the largest source of income for the WordPress development community. Each user needs, there are many famous plugins that are responded well:
- SEO has Yoast SEO, AllinOne SEO Pack, Premium SEO Pack (both free and premium version), Squirrly SEO, Allinone Schema, or the latest version is Rank Math SEO of Mythemeshop – this plugin wants to beat all other names. !!!
- Backup – Restore – Clone include Duplicator, UpdraftPlugins, AllinOne WP Migration, JetPack Backups, BackWPup, …
- Form & Email Marketing include ContactForm7, NinjaForm, WPForm, CalderaForm
The Freemium plugin is a special feature that if you need any feature, it always has good plugins to respond, the premium version often brings features to complete the task faster, and the free version still responds fully.
How to find good quality Free Plugin on WP Repository
It is very easy, you just need to type exactly what you need in the search box, then select the Plugin that has a high download and rating and it is regularly updated.
If you are not satisfied when you use it, you can install a plugin of the same type to continue to use.