I saw this the other day and said to myself, “Self, you can do some good here and spread the word on not only the most popular WordPress plugins, but plugins which are needed to keep your sight humming along with a safety net to boot.
Here’s a nice infographic from wpjedi.com about WordPress Plugins.
Oh, one thing to keep in mind: This is good for wordpress.org, NOT wordpress.com since most plugins are thru the .org branch of WordPress. Confused? Well, if you are a loyal blog follower of mine, I posted a blog awhile ago about the differences between WordPress.org and WordPress.com. You can read it here. It breaks it down in an easier way than trying to read the thousands of pages of documentation out there about WordPress.