Installing a WordPress is very easy it is just done by one click installation. You can have a look at this documentation CLICK HERE
Once you have installed WordPress there are some more steps you need to follow. To give your customers a better experience with your blog you need to install few plugins. Let us have a look at some of “Must be” plugins.
SEO Plugins :
Support for SEO on Custom Post Types, Advanced Canonical URLs, Fine tune Page Navigational Links, XML site maps, Automatically optimizes your titles for Google and other search engines, Generates META tags automatically and Avoids the typical duplicate content found on WordPress blogs. These are the tasks done by SEO plugins.
Some of the plugins for these features are WordPress SEO by Yoast, All in One SEO Pack, Google XML Sitemaps .
Avoid Spams :
Akismet is the best and only plugin that filters spam.
For Back Ups :
There are many plugins that provide back ups for the wordpress. Each plugin has its own features other than just maintaining a back up. Back Up WordPress is one of them.
Adds extra search engines which tracks the downloading IP, monitors number of views. Google Analytics for WordPress , WordPress.com Stats.
This helps in improving the speed of the wordpress, it increases its performance. W3 Total Cache, WP Super Cache are most popular caches used.
Contact Form :
Contact form is one of the important aspect and it is a must. Contact From 7, cform, WP Contact Form, Gravity Form are the most popular contact forms used with additional features..
For effective and amazing photos you can use gallery plugins like NextGen Gallery, Simple Photo Gallery . These are the most popular plugins used.
Let your viewers share their opinion on your product or an article by installing plugins like Disqus, Commentluv etc.
Security is a very important for any site. There are plugins available for providing security to the wordpress and they are All In One WP Security & Firewall, BulletProof Security, Captcha etc.
Social Media :
Social Media is the best to reach people, you can install plugins like Sociable, Share This, Fat Free WordPress Social Share Buttons Plugin, WordPress Social Sharing Optimization etc