+92 308 5039935
Get a Free Quote
+92 308 5039935

How to Install WordPress Plugin

How to Install WordPress Plugin

Plugins are used to extend your WordPress site functionality and take it to the next level. There are 3 ways of installing WordPress plugins. We will cover all 3 of them n this post, so lets begin.


Plugin Search:

  1.  Login to your WordPress admin panel.
  2. Navigate to Plugins > Add New.
  3. Type the name of plugin in search bar and click Install Now.
  4. Click Activate after the plugin has been installed.


Plugin Upload:

  1.  Login to your WordPress admin panel.
  2. Navigate to Plugins > Add New and click Upload Plugin.
  3. Choose your plugin .zip file from your pc and click Install Now.
  4. Click Activate once the plugin is installed.


Plugin FTP Upload:

  1. Extract the plugin from zip.
  2. Upload it via FTP to wp-content > plugins folder. You can check out our post on how to upload files via FTP.
Hello, I am a web designer and developer working since 2013. I build WordPress themes, write and extend WordPress plugins, edit WordPress themes and plugins in accordance to customer needs and play games when free ;-)
Related Post
How To Create 5 Columns in WPBakery Page Builder (Formerly Visual Composer)

WPBakery Page Builder is very popular and there are many theme that includes it. WPBakery Page Builder does not support 5 columns by default, so if want to achieve 5 column layout just follow the steps below.

Read more
Enable Automatic Updates for WordPress Themes and Plugins

You must always keep your theme and plugins up to date for security and stability of your site. Some of the plugins update most often like almost every week. You can configure WordPress to auto install updates for plugins and

Read more
How to Upload Files via FTP

FTP is short for File Transfer Protocol is an internet protocol. It is used to upload and manage files on your website. To upload files via FTP you will need FTP account. Please check out our post about how to create FTP account.

Read more