EasyWP: How to install a plugin for your WordPress site
This article describes the process of installing a WordPress plugin.
NOTE: If you just installed a WordPress, follow the steps provided in this article. However, if you have a live site, you may want to make a backup of the site, since a plugin activation may alter certain site functionality.
1. From within your WordPress Dashboard, navigate to the Plugins menu and click Add New:
2. On the next page, you can select a plugin from the list of Featured, Popular, Latest, or Favorites plugins. You may also search plugins by name or functionality in the SearchField:
3. To see more details (description, changelog, reviews, etc.) about a plugin, select More Details. Click Install Now to install the plugin:
NOTE: Make sure that your selected plugin is compatible with the WordPress version and other plugins you have installed.
4. Finally, click on Activate:
Once finished, you will be redirected to the plugins page where you may configure your plugin settings.